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Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Turkey tale: Did Ben Franklin suggest the wild turkey be our country's national symbol?
Thankful for family: Wadena couple weathers the rollercoaster of adoption process
Making a wish come true: Eischens receives custom-built Ice Castle Fish House through Make-A-Wish Foundation
Park Rapids fourth grader is Super Bowl Super Snack Challenge winner
Tigers' dream season ends with loss in title game
Ricke looking to build a winning tradition
The Vikings could be the first team to play Super Bowl at home
International Falls scores final four goals in 6-2 win over Panthers
Panthers persevere through adversity
James C. Shearer
Mary Louise Haedt
Marion Irene Ward Somers
Mary Louise Haedt
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
Food shelf thankful for Coborn's donation
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Skarpness joins Enterprise editorial staff
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
October 18, 2010
Sebeka chief: weapons in fort story 'just wrong
Sebeka Police Chief Eric Swenson said Thursday he's been in the national spotlight for several days, but the underlying story was nothing more than a misunderstanding. Swenson said he's been contacted by all the networks, Fox News, and many other media outlets, all asking about a...
October 18, 2010 - 8:21am
September 16, 2010
New Police Chief to protect and serve citizens of New York Mills
The Police Department of New York Mills has a new Police Chief, a family man who has been involved in public safety for most of his adult life. Born...
September 16, 2010 - 7:40am
January 25, 2010
Lisbon, N.D., considers closing police department
The town of Lisbon, N.D., which has about 2,200 people, has a police department of three, including the chief. Now, the city council is talking...
January 25, 2010 - 7:09am
January 20, 2010
Officers commended for their role in stand-off
Four Park Rapids police officers, along with the chief, were commended for their work during a Dec. 16 incident involving a standoff. Park...
January 20, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 16, 2010
Akeley police chief under investigation; placed on paid leave
Akeley police chief Eric Klein has been placed on administrative leave after it came to light he was allegedly conducting criminal background...
January 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 14, 2010
Akeley council puts police chief on paid leave
Akeley police chief Eric Klein has been placed on administrative leave with pay. Mayor Jennifer Mitchell announced the decision at the end of the council's meeting this week, offering no further information. The council scheduled a closed meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19 to...
January 14, 2010 - 10:15am
January 6, 2010
Akeley police can no longer offer ride-alongs to citizens
Citizen "ride-alongs" with Akeley police officers have been disallowed following an incident in December involving part-time officer Travis Carlson. The council convened a special meeting Monday night to "review employee status" and address the policy allowing citizens to accompany...
January 6, 2010 - 1:01pm
November 21, 2009
Police cuts mean more work for sheriff's department
Cuts to the police forces in Nevis and Akeley will mean the Hubbard County Sheriff's Department will have to spread its services thinner throughout the region. "We are obligated as a county to serve the people and municipalities," Sheriff Frank Homer said. "It's definitely going...
November 21, 2009 - 1:01pm
November 4, 2009
Park Rapids police patch a hot ticket item on eBay
Law enforcement patches, the ones worn on uniform shirts, are hot commodities among collectors and eBay enthusiasts. "There's lots of collectors...
November 4, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 17, 2009
Akeley may cut police services
Akeley may be eliminating its police department as a cost cutting measure. At the conclusion of Wednesday's meeting, mayor Jennifer Mitchell announced the proposal, stating "the city is facing a major (funding) shortage unless we make changes." In September, the council approved...
October 17, 2009 - 1:01pm
August 1, 2009
Park Rapids will receive stimulus money for officer
Park Rapids will be able to keep an officer after receiving another COPS grant. Park Rapids Police Department will receive $179,326 over three years. The funding comes from federal stimulus dollars. Police Chief Terry Eilers said one of his current officers was hired under a previous...
August 1, 2009 - 1:01pm
June 12, 2009
Callaway man gets prison for multiple assaults on girlfriend
A Callaway man has been sentenced to more than five years in to prison for three incidents involving beating his live-in girlfriend, stealing a car and leading police on a highway chase. Paul Arthur Wichmann, 44, of 114 Wisconsin St., Callaway, was charged with first-degree burglary...
June 12, 2009 - 11:29am