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Park Rapids Enterprise
County asks for delay in Sandpiper public comment period
County board postpones transit sales tax until 2015`
Menahga School interest fair sparks creativity
CLIMB Theatre teaches kids bullying prevention
Couple in shootout with deputy tied to burglary at veterinary clinic
Browerville ends Tigers' playoff run
Menahga boys follow playoff win over Parkers Prairie with loss to Browerville
Verndale defeats Nevis in regular-season finale
Smythe places in both events at state
Panthers close season with win over Patriots, loss to Rangers in 8AA play
NEVA BROWN CORRINGTON
REYNOLD R. (RAY) HAMANN
MYRON 'MIKE' DUANE SWANSON
BERTRUM 'BERT' HAMBLIN
Upcoming events March 9-12
Community Calendar March 10-12
Wednesday, March 12
Let’s not lose our heads about AIS
Possible record trout catch could land angler in trouble
USXC racers speed across countryside
DNR eagle camera goes live
DNR says 12 people face 80 charges in Lake of the Woods fishing case
Josh’s Collision open on Highway 34
Northwoods Dental under new ownership
DL liquor sales up by $500,000
Letter: Short-term gain doesn’t trump lands
Letter: ‘Funny things’ about Enbridge
Letter: PTA in need of new leadership to continue
Editorial: Beware of quick credit card fixes
Letter: Contact me about 2014 session
Chefs sought for fifth annual Chili Challenge
Hubbard County man credits FATHER Project for helping his family succeed
Chefs sought for fifth annual Chili Challenge
May 12, 2010
Laporte farm has 26 sets of multiple births
Unexpected occurrences began last year at the Frank and Debra Vogeltanz farm north of Laporte. Jamal, the white ewe, gave birth to twins. No...
May 12, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 22, 2010
A cavalcade of calves at North Dakota farm: 50 sets of twins
SHARON, N.D. -- Chris Johnson has seen double before during spring calving. But never like this. Of the 300 cows that have given birth so far...
April 22, 2010 - 7:25am
January 13, 2010
Beekeeping class to be offered in Laporte Jan. 29-30
"The Art of Beekeeping" is an introductory workshop to the fascinating world of beekeeping. Whether you wish to create a sustainable future in bees or prefer being a hobby beekeeper this two-day workshop will address bee basics, apiary equipment, spring, summer and fall bee care,...
January 13, 2010 - 1:01pm
June 27, 2009
Bull ride will highlight local July 4th festivities
This year, the Professional Bull Riders Challenger Tour will celebrate 31 years of professional bull riding July 2-4 in Park Rapids. The gates...
news / local
June 27, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 17, 2009
Altru patient treated for swine flu
A patient who was treated recently at Altru Hospital for flu-like symptoms tested positive for the H1N1 or "swine" flu virus, a hospital official confirmed Tuesday. The patient was treated on an outpatient basis and sent home to recover, Dr.
June 17, 2009 - 6:46am
June 16, 2009
Minnesota records its first death associated with H1N1 novel influenza
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) announced Monday that a Twin Cities area child who was infected with the H1N1 novel influenza virus has died. The child, who had underlying medical conditions, was briefly hospitalized and died late last week. Laboratory tests subsequently...
June 16, 2009 - 5:39am
June 13, 2009
Akeley council approves residency for pot bellied pig Tilly
Tilly the pot bellied pig may call Akeley "home." Tilly's nannies, Heather, 5, and Danielle, 7, White waited patiently - with a couple of giggles and pokes - as the Akeley Council waded through the agenda Wednesday evening. They learned a bit about city audits, repairs needed...
news / local
June 13, 2009 - 1:01pm
May 28, 2009
A cow's life goes aTwitter: North Dakota rancher uses social networking site
Dogs bark. Cats meow.
May 28, 2009 - 6:33am
May 2, 2009
Minnesota investigates 8 more probable cases of swine flu
Some Minnesotans expressed concern about whether migrant workers' families are more susceptible to swine flu, even before nine probable state...
May 2, 2009 - 8:34am
May 1, 2009
New swine flu case under investigation
A second probable Minnesota H1N1 swine flu case is being investigated. "That person is recovering nicely at home - was not hospitalized," Minnesota Health Commissioner Sanne Magnan said Friday on Gov. Tim Pawlenty's weekly radio show. The state Health Department announced it is...
news / state
May 1, 2009 - 2:57pm
Fargo woman jailed in horse betting scandal sues prosecutors
North Dakota's attorney general and U.S. attorney are named as defendants in a lawsuit seeking damages from a woman whose conviction was overturned in the state's largest gambling prosecution. Susan Bala, the president of now-defunct Racing Services Inc., which handled off-track...
May 1, 2009 - 6:47am
April 28, 2009
Arguments to begin on dairy feedlot near Thief River Falls
Pennington County residents and officials will argue toiday that Excel Dairy, a 1,500-head dairy feedlot near Thief River Falls, should keep its doors closed for good. They'll testify at a meeting of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Citizens Board, which begins at 9 a.m. in...
April 28, 2009 - 6:55am
North Dakota, Minnesota monitor for swine flu cases
Public health officials in North Dakota and Minnesota are keeping watch for a new strain of flu that has appeared in five states so far, and...
April 28, 2009 - 6:43am
April 23, 2009
Calving calamity: North Dakota cattle losses rival those of '97
Sometime between 3 and 6 on a recent morning, one of Scott Olerud's newborn calves stumbled down a mound, fell into a pool of snow-melted water...
April 23, 2009 - 6:56am
April 20, 2009
No bull: Cows loose with llama, dog in N.D.
A small herd of cattle, plus a llama and a dog, were on the loose west of Reynolds, N.D., on Sunday bedeviling sheriff's deputies from Grand Forks and Traill counties. Ownership of the eight head of cattle, the llama and the big white dog hadn't been discovered yet, but a nearby...
April 20, 2009 - 7:12am