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Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Study reveals local economic impact of arts and culture
The Beehive: Splitting hives and introducing new queens in Kansas
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Local March for Science draws people from all walks of life
Panthers win title at Tianna
Panthers hold off Crookston rally in 6-5 win
Braves fall into tie for first in conference
Panthers pick up win at No. 3 doubles
Warriors look to be competitive in Northern Pines play
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Misty Lynn Palodichuk
Willow Skye Forsberg
Ervin William Hellman, Sr.
Mathilda Ann "Tillie" Brayton
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Park Rapids students participate in Honor Band festivals
Historical re-enactor commemorating 100th anniversary of World War I
Storytellers invited to enter contest
PRDBA chooses 2nd Street Stage's winning button design
Park Rapids Classic Chorale joining Bemidji Symphony Orchestra's presentation of Handel's 'Messiah'
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
About Fishing: Picking a fish finder
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
Rotary invites award nominations
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Lions International celebrates 100 years serving communities
Letter: Support legislation dealing with protesters
Letter: Commissioners should present insurance plan publicly
Letter: Airstrikes a masterful move
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
June 24, 2015
Woman dies after jumping onto Interstate 35W during morning rush hour
MINNEAPOLIS — Part of Interstate 35W south of downtown Minneapolis was closed after a woman jumped to her death during the Tuesday morning commute, officials said. State Patrol Lt. Tiffany Nielson said a witness saw the woman climb a fence and jump from the 46th Street...
June 24, 2015 - 8:05am
February 18, 2015
State Patrol report rules Fergus Falls councilman's death a suicide
By Jacob Tellers / Fergus Falls Daily Journal A Minnesota State Patrol investigation has ruled suicide as the cause of death in the fatal Dec. 22 chase that ended with a Fergus Falls City Council member being killed in a head-on collision with a parked squad car. Councilman...
February 18, 2015 - 8:03am
September 10, 2014
Fargo police officer's widow speaks out; 'Jeff chose to pull the trigger, but Chief Ternes gave him the bullets and released the safety'
September 10, 2014 - 9:52am
July 30, 2014
Suspect identified in Beltrami County pursuit, shooting
ST. PAUL — The Ramsey County Medical Examiner has identified a man who led law enforcement on a high speed pursuit on Monday. Jared Robert Nash, 28, of 11205 Highway 89 in Bemidji died as a result of suicide by a single gunshot wound. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension...
July 30, 2014 - 7:49am
March 17, 2014
Internal probe recommended Fargo police lieutenant be fired a day before his suicide
FARGO – The day before Lt. Jeff Skuza killed himself last week, all three of the Fargo Police Department's deputy chiefs recommended Skuza be fired for trying to cover up accidentally discharging his Taser, according to internal documents released by the department Monday at the...
March 17, 2014 - 4:52pm
March 12, 2014
'Today was a bad day': Fargo police grieve loss of lieutenant who killed himself
By Archie Ingersoll / The Forum FARGO – The gunshot suicide of Lt. Jeff Skuza on Tuesday morning left Fargo police grieving the loss of a veteran officer remembered as a consummate professional. “Today was a bad day for the Fargo Police Department,” Chief Keith Ternes...
March 12, 2014 - 7:55am
October 11, 2012
High school student hospitalized after shooting himself in Fairmount, N.D. classroom
FAIRMOUNT, N.D. - The school in the small southeastern North Dakota town of Fairmount is letting students go home for the day and calling in...
October 11, 2012 - 12:12pm
August 3, 2012
Foul play ruled out in U.S. marshal death
A deputy U.S. marshal from Grand Forks was found dead in his government vehicle shortly after 11 a.m. Wednesday in a parking lot at Lincoln Park, just east of Belmont Road off Lincoln Drive. Two witnesses called 911 and directed police to where the body of Deputy Marshal Robert Wood,...
August 3, 2012 - 6:42am
May 14, 2012
Deceased Sebeka man had strong bonds with family, friends in Verndale area
The body of a 28-year-old former Sebeka area resident was found after a search and rescue operation May 8. Vincent Sellnow was visiting his...
May 14, 2012 - 11:10am
December 1, 2011
Veteran left notes on his body before suicide at ER in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS - Sean Alexander Dacus, a veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, wrote out a final request Tuesday morning before fatally shooting himself in the chest outside the emergency room at Altru Health System. According to police, the 31-year-old Grand Forks resident walked...
December 1, 2011 - 8:03am
November 30, 2011
Grand Forks man fatally shoots self outside Altru ER
A 31-year-old Grand Forks man shot and fatally wounded himself with a handgun outside Altru's emergency room about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, police...
November 30, 2011 - 7:51am
April 18, 2011
Marshall, Lynd mourn teens in apparent suicide
MARSHALL -- Two 14-year-old girls were found dead early Saturday in a home in Island Lake Township, apparently as the result of suicide. The Marshall Independent newspaper reported that Lyon County authorities have identified Haylee Fentress of rural Lynd and Paige Moravetz of Lynd. The...
April 18, 2011 - 7:43am
September 17, 2010
Ex CEO of Blue Cross died of carbon monoxide poisoning
The state medical examiner's office has determined carbon monoxide poisoning was the cause of death for former Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota president Michael Unhjem, Fargo police stated in a news release. Unhjem, 57, was found dead Monday in his south Fargo home at 3210...
September 17, 2010 - 6:22am
September 14, 2010
Former BCBS head Mike Unhjem found dead at home
The former head of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, who resigned amid controversy from a 2009 trip to the Grand Cayman Islands, is dead. Police...
September 14, 2010 - 6:06am