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Park Rapids Enterprise
Three fire departments contain blaze between Itasca and Park Rapids
Park Rapids home damaged by fire
Former Hubbard County jailer charged with sexual conduct with inmate
City approves zoning change to allow law office move
Nevis couple convicted of marijuana possession
Park Rapids boys use depth to finish second
Panthers edge EGF, end slide
Improvement is main goal for Panthers
Jerger lifts Panthers by Braves
Errors cost Panthers in loss to Vikings
BETTY LOU REYNOLDS
PATRICK "PAT" KIMBALL
RD Offutt employees clean Straight River roadside ditches
Minnesota grocer Coborn's to add four Wisconsin stores
New GM at Headwaters has big plans
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Quilting facts and ‘fabric’-ation
With a new TV show and memoir almost done, Bea Ojakangas shows no sign of slowing down
Magic Lures and the Banjo Minnow; practice needed
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
Commentary: Dayton continues high spending, high taxes
Commentary: Minnesota needs a transportation fix
Editorial: Is your cell phone spying on you?
Commentary: Small towns, taxpayers prioritized in House road and bridge funding proposal
Letter: Protect state’s outdoors
Former Park Rapids resident marks 103
Put a rink on it: West Fargo couple has curling-themed wedding
February 7, 2012
Minnesota wife accused of running over husband, dragging body into the woods
A 61-year-old Garrison woman is charged with first-degree murder and interference with a dead body, accused of dragging her husband's corpse into the woods to cover him up with tires and rims to keep coyotes from pulling him into the open. After two days of testimony last week, a...
February 7, 2012 - 7:16am
February 6, 2012
Man dead after apparent stabbing; Crookston man in custody
A Crookston man is being held in connection with the stabbing death of a man at a Crookston apartment building Sunday night. A police release said officers were called to 1500 N. Broadway Apartments at 9:45 p.m.
February 6, 2012 - 12:31pm
Voter photo ID receives first examination
Opponents of requiring photo identifications for voters talked against it for hours Wednesday, knowing their chances of stopping the proposal were slim. Just four of more than 30 witnesses at a five-hour Minnesota legislative committee meeting spoke in favor of the proposed constitutional...
February 6, 2012 - 8:16am
Santorum rally draws 560 to Bemidji's Sanford Center
BEMIDJI - Rick Santorum appeared in Bemidji two days before Tuesday's Minnesota caucuses, urging those taking part in the selection of the next...
February 6, 2012 - 7:53am
February 4, 2012
Crookston woman killed in head-on U.S. 2 collision near Fisher
A Crookston, Minn., woman was killed early this morning in a head-on collision along U.S. Highway 2, west of Fisher, Minn. Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Darcey J. Jablonski, 39. Police reports indicate that weather conditions were foggy, with very limited visibility,...
February 4, 2012 - 10:44am
February 3, 2012
Patrol investigating fatal crash near Fisher
FISHER, Minn. - The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash early today on U.S. Highway 2 west of Fisher. A pickup was stopped facing the wrong way in the eastbound lane at about 2:16 a.m. when an eastbound vehicle struck the pickup head-on, the patrol stated in a news...
February 3, 2012 - 7:51am
January 31, 2012
Moorhead rape trial delayed because defendant's bipolar meds went unfilled
MOORHEAD - A trial scheduled to begin today for a Moorhead man accused of a raping a 22-year-old woman was delayed by a week because he ran out of medication in the Clay County Jail last Friday. Jesse Lee Paskey, 28, is charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly...
January 31, 2012 - 1:05pm
Rick Santorum visits Luverne
LUVERNE -- At the Palace Theatre in Luverne, Republican Presidential candidate Rick Santorum spoke to a full house Monday night. He told the...
January 31, 2012 - 7:43am
Charges filed against Ogema man after attack with butcher knife
Charges have been filed against an Ogema man in Becker County District Court after he allegedly attacked a female victim with a large butcher knife. James Leroy Libby Jr., 36, of 33962 Mary Yellowhead Rd., Ogema, has been charged with one felony count of second degree assault-dangerous...
January 31, 2012 - 7:38am
January 30, 2012
Bemidji women removed from homes with 107 dogs
A woman who had 107 dogs and two cats in homes on her rural Bemidji property is undergoing a mandatory health screening, and a county prosecutor said Friday that he is reviewing health ordinances for possible criminal violations. Carol Schmidt, who is being held for 72 hours at a...
January 30, 2012 - 7:42am
January 28, 2012
Dilworth man faces felony for 32 dead pythons
MOORHEAD - A Dilworth man accused of letting 32 snakes die of neglect told authorities he felt such a fate was better than disposing of them in a Dumpster. Henry Ward Atherton Jr., 49, faces one felony charge and two misdemeanor charges of mistreating animals. The charges stem from...
January 28, 2012 - 11:11am
January 26, 2012
Was Bemidji Pamida on a native burial site? Store closing reopens debate
The closing of a Pamida store in Bemidji has revived the debate on American Indian remains buried on the property. Skeletal remains of 22 people were uncovered during construction of an addition to the store in 1988. It was determined the remains were Dakota Sioux. Elders decided...
January 26, 2012 - 8:31am
Sanford Bemidji medical campus expansion plans start with orthopedic center
A new orthopedic center would be the first step toward a greatly expanded Sanford Bemidji medical campus. Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota...
region / business
January 26, 2012 - 7:58am
Alleged gang members of "Native Mob" arrested in region
A Bemidji man and two Cass Lake men are among six men who have been indicted by the U.S.
January 26, 2012 - 7:56am
January 25, 2012
Verndale woman charged with criminal sexual conduct
A Verndale woman was charged in Wadena County District Court with having sex about a year ago with a 16-year-old boy who self-identified as gay. According to court documents, the boy was dropped off by relatives at a trailer belonging to Tracy Lynn Cornelius on her birthday, Jan....
January 25, 2012 - 8:37am