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White Earth receives $100,000 Legacy funding for new skate park
Farmers Market opens outside CHI St. Joseph's
Open enrollment debate continues at Menahga Schools
Itasca State Park celebrates Smokey Bear
Nevis seeks county funds to replace playground equipment
Hawley blanks Park Rapids 18U softball team in title game
Midway uses 11-run inning to defeat Nimrod
Summer spiking success
Esox rally for win with walk-off walk
Park Rapids girls tee up successful season
Lee A. Gebro
Amy Louise Petersen
Theodore "Ted" Frank Spencer
Barbara Jo Tingum
James P. "Chubbz" Raduenz
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
2nd Street Stage features Chicago musicians
Respected folk singer appearing in children's show
Chalk contest will add to Crazy Days fun
'South Pacific' sweeping into Park Rapids
Nemeth Art Center opens two new art exhibits
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Johnson, Eischens win bass classic
The dark side of catch and release angling practices
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Moses: Ten more Commandments
Letter to the editor: Park Rapids a pollinator friendly city
Editorial: Local guy wants civil, respectful political discussion
Letter to the editor: Editorial about Line 3 is misleading
Letter to the editor: Warning to pet owners in Osage area
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 26, 2011
Johnson retires as Bemidji police chief
While seeking employment, Gerald Johnson had one goal: to land a police position in a town with a four-year college. He found that in Bemidji,...
September 26, 2011 - 7:41am
August 2, 2011
Come out for Night to Unite in Park Rapids and Menahga
Park Rapids and Menahga will host a community get-together with law enforcement tonight, called Night to Unite. Both events run from 5-7 p.m....
August 2, 2011 - 1:19pm
June 15, 2011
Updated: Park Rapids officer injured after being dragged by shoplifting suspect in high speed getaway attempt
A Park Rapids police officer was injured trying to detain a shoplifting suspect Tuesday afternoon, who then led police on a high speed chase...
June 15, 2011 - 3:06pm
Injured Park Rapids officer returns to work, suspect to be arraigned in high speed chase
Park Rapids police officer Carrie Parks returned to work at 6 a.m. Wednesday, one day after being dragged two blocks by a fleeing shoplifting...
June 15, 2011 - 11:48am
June 1, 2011
Park Rapids police keeping busy
The Park Rapids Police Department continues to be busy, according to a report by Chief Terry Eilers last week. He presented a 2010 activity...
June 1, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 27, 2011
Duluth cop's gun discharges in City Hall restroom
If anyone thought they heard a gunshot one afternoon in City Hall last month - they did. Duluth police told the News Tribune on Thursday that...
May 27, 2011 - 8:45am
May 18, 2011
Wahpeton police officer suspended for arresting teen with lack of probable cause
May 18, 2011 - 7:46am
May 12, 2011
Detroit Lakes police chief plans to retire in July
Detroit Lakes Police Chief Kel Keena has submitted his resignation, and with regret, the council accepted it Tuesday evening. The chief will be retiring as of July 15, which is Keena's 15-year anniversary as chief in Detroit Lakes. "After nearly 30 years of law enforcement service,...
May 12, 2011 - 9:46am
April 27, 2011
County, city cop salaries may be comparable in the end
Hubbard County Chief Deputy Scott Parks figures when it's all said and done, his annual county salary will be significantly below what he was making as a Park Rapids police officer. Both departments offered additional input into the county and city officers' salaries following Saturday's...
April 27, 2011 - 1:00pm
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
March 26, 2011
Officers, SWAT team, responded to two more calls Tuesday evening
It was a little after 8 p.m. Tuesday when the Carlson family was allowed to return home to a stunned neighborhood and officers were told to stand down. "At 8:10 p.m., we received a call from a female reporting her boyfriend was intoxicated and was threatening to shoot himself.
March 26, 2011 - 1:00pm
City hears grievance from former police officer over equipment reimbursement
The city of Park Rapids grievance panel met Tuesday to discuss whether to reimburse former Park Rapids police officer Dan May for a uniform purchase in January. Each officer has a $375 uniform allowance for the year. According to the labor agreement, "the Employer shall provide...
March 26, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 15, 2011
Police officer escorts Alexandria council member out of meeting
A heated discussion at an Alexandria City Council meeting Monday night spun so out of control that Mayor Dan Ness ordered a police officer to escort Ward 1 council member Virgil Batesole out of the building. Ness and Batesole have repeatedly sparred over council procedures and decisions...
February 15, 2011 - 7:22am
February 1, 2011
Former Proctor cop sentenced to probation in drug case
Only former Proctor Deputy Police Chief Troy Foucault knows if he has an illegal prescription pill problem or if he was simply guilty of sloppily...
February 1, 2011 - 7:35am
December 21, 2010
Off-duty Fargo cop leaves gun in restroom
A Fargo police officer is facing an internal-affairs investigation after leaving her department-issued gun in the bathroom of a sporting goods store on Friday, police said Monday. Jessica Homan, a nine-year veteran of the Fargo Police Department, left the handgun in the bathroom...
December 21, 2010 - 7:51am