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Local director starts chorus
Wadena teen dies in ATV rollover
Mandan man lights himself on fire, runs through car wash, steals car during drug trip
Worthington woman charged in horses’ deaths appears in court
Lawyer disputes charges in ATV crash
Depth led Panthers to successful season
Sophomore-led Park Rapids girls golf team looking to be competitive
U of M coaches to make stop at Blueberry Pines during tour
Park Rapids girls finish 5th at Bemidji
Warriors look to continue improvement on course
GERALD VAN DE VENTER
JACQUELINE A. NORCROSS
HEIDI MARIE KIPHUTH
Rustic Inn under new management
Basic Business Cents: With customers, satisfying isn’t good enough
New computer service now available
Basic Business Cents: Electronic word-of-mouth marketing can work, or fail
College Works students ready to paint
Kat Perkins again impresses on 'The Voice' with Heart's 'Magic Man'
Paul McCartney to play July 12 at Fargodome; tickets from $25 to $251.50
Check it out.
Hubbard County 4-H shooting sports program takes off
Last segment of Paul Bunyan State Trail slated for completion in July
Detroit Mountain to make do with less funding
Out for a swim
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
Letter: Thanks for working to extend PUC deadline
Letter: Help create world free of MS
Editorial: GM’s lack of recall harms reputation
Letter: MNsure, Obamacare enrollment
Letter: Additional inmates mean profit
Met on Main Street: Bob and Linda Culbrtson
May 11, 2011
Highway 34 bid goes to experienced contractor, $1 million less than estimate
Central Specialties, Inc., of Alexandria, has been awarded the Highway 34 renovation work between Park Rapids and Akeley. That may be good...
May 11, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 2, 2011
Laporte man severs fingers in demolition accident
A Laporte man was transported to the Bemidji hospital Monday afternoon when the crawler crane he was doing demolition work on tipped, pinning...
May 2, 2011 - 5:14pm
April 30, 2011
Highway 34 bids to be opened May 6
Bid openings for the Highway 34 reconstruction project between Park Rapids and Akeley have been postponed. Because of some amendments to the contract that altered some specifications, project manager Darren Laesch said the new bid opening is May 6. That's when the public will...
April 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 27, 2011
Hubbard County District Court Docket April 27-May 16
April 27, 2011 - 3:26pm
April 23, 2011
More city officers move to sheriff's office
A third Park Rapids police officer will be joining the Hubbard County Sheriff's Department this spring as more officers leave the city squad. Former...
April 23, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 18, 2011
Hubbard County Transfer station moves to summer hours
Hubbard County's south side transfer station returns to summer hours this week. The station, off Henrietta Avenue in Park Rapids, will now be open Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. The north side station's hours will remain 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays...
April 18, 2011 - 12:12pm
April 16, 2011
Clean up on horizon for hoarders
A new solid waste ordinance is aimed at curbing Hubbard County hoarders. But the new ordinance, if enacted, will refer to them in a more genteel...
April 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 13, 2011
Historic fire tower will be demolished
The remaining days of the historic Kabekona fire tower seem numbered. Perched high above a ridge off Highway 200, it is scheduled to be demolished...
April 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
115kV power line moving in
Come fall, Louise Safratowich will walk out of her front door and directly under a high voltage power line. As progress moves forward on the...
April 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
Hubbard County roads are (mostly) high and dry
April 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 10-16 2011, National Public Safety Telecommunications Week
This week is a special week for us here at the Hubbard County Detention Center. It's National Public Safety Telecommunications Week. Introduced to Congress by the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International in 1991, National Public Safety Telecommunications...
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April 13, 2011 - 12:11pm
April 9, 2011
Hubbard County jailer/dispatcher charged with three felonies
A longtime Hubbard County jailer/dispatcher is facing three felony charges in connection with her ex-husband's bank accounts and has been placed on administrative leave. Lana Jo-Lynn O'Bannon, 44, of Park Rapids, known as Lana Jo Yliniemi, was placed on paid administrative leave...
April 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 6, 2011
Hubbard County jailer/dispatcher charged with three felonies, placed on leave
A longtime Hubbard County jailer/dispatcher is facing three felony charges in connection with her ex-husband's bank accounts and has been placed on administrative leave. Lana Jo-Lynn O'Bannon, 44, of Park Rapids, formerly known as Lana Jo Yliniemi, was charged last month by Becker...
April 6, 2011 - 3:20pm
April 2, 2011
VETS VIEWS: Hubbard County has higher percentage of veterans
If you haven't figured it out yet, I am fascinated by numbers and statistics, especially when you talk about our veterans in Hubbard County. Did you know there are 2,311 veterans in Hubbard County? Hubbard County population according to the Census Bureau is 18,644 as of 2009. That...
April 2, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 12, 2011
Hubbard County board will look at PUD plan for lakes Hattie and Beauty in Park Rapids in July
A conditional use permit for a development on Lake Hattie will be before the Hubbard County Board of Commissioners Wednesday. As with most planned unit developments, this 24-unit project on a peninsula between Lake Hattie and Beauty Lake in northwestern Hubbard County is controversial. Residents...
February 12, 2011 - 1:00pm