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Park Rapids chapter of DAV receives membership award
Shot in the wilds of Anoka County ... an alligator
ND school gets national attention over tight clothings policy
$5M in federal funds will support training for crude-by-rail safety, incident response
Rural Menahga man strikes deer with motorcycle
Going, going ... gone: Twins fire Gardenhire
Another slow start costs Panthers
Swimmers suffer first dual loss at Bemidji
Tigers looking to end losing streak
Hitchcock's two TDs lift Tigers to 42-22 victory over Hill City
JOHN "SLUG" ROEHL
DOROTHY EVELYN LONG
RICHARD R. TAPIO
Menahga receives Business Retention award
L.L. Bean plans Mall of America store, its first west of Chicago
Dogs Paw on Highway 34 expanding
Deer Lane under new management
Art Leap inspires
A big beer brewhaha
Heartland Concert season announced
Public screening of inspirational film ‘Girl Rising’ at library
Lake Lunacy 1.0: Searching for the sunken commode
Itasca schedules Hiking Fest, annual meeting for Oct. 4
Friend heard screams as hunter was being mauled; bear found dead next day, wounded hunter recovering
Gravy, partner nearly win Fall Slam; D’s win in a squeaker
Hunters head into opener with numbers soaring in the flyway
DNR finalizes decision denying permits to Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers
Editorial: Candidates should fight for Greater Minnesota
Thanks for being honest
Budget cuts, status quo not the answer
Conservative standards for state government
Learn more here.
The last hurrah of the garden vegetables
Enjoy some colorful squash
Couple reunited on TV in June is now engaged
Necce’s Ristorante hosts Italian wine master
August 26, 2014
West Fargo teacher Aaron Knodel suspended without pay
By Wendy Reuer / The Forum WEST FARGO – The School Board here voted Monday to suspend an English teacher who faces felony charges for an alleged relationship with a student. Board member Allan Skramstad asked that Aaron Knodel’s suspension without pay be taken off the...
news / education
August 26, 2014 - 8:12am
March 22, 2012
FBI: Sherry Arnold's remains found near Williston
Remains of a body believed to be that of Sherry Arnold, the teacher kidnapped Jan. 7 from a street in Sidney, Mont., were recovered Wednesday near Williston, N.D., according to the FBI. Agents, along with local and state law enforcement began the recovery work Tuesday and were done...
March 22, 2012 - 8:13am
January 20, 2012
Men charged in Montana kidnapping had just left Colorado
The two men charged with kidnapping Sherry Arnold from a Sidney, Mont., street Jan. 7 apparently had just arrived in the Williston (N.D.) Basin, according to information from a court in Colorado where the men are from. Leslie Waters Jr., 47, and Michael Spell, 22, remain in a Williston...
January 20, 2012 - 7:28am
January 16, 2012
Montana teacher's kidnapping and death echo Sjodin case
The FBI knows that Sherry Arnold, the Sidney, Mont., teacher missing since Jan. 7, was kidnapped and is dead, but it hasn't located her body yet. It's a case with echoes of the kidnapping and killing in 2003 of UND student Dru Sjodin. On Sunday, the FBI named two Colorado men being...
January 16, 2012 - 7:36am
December 5, 2011
Jamestown teacher accused of assaulting girl resigns
A Jamestown Public Schools employee facing two felony charges filed a letter of resignation late last week. Richard Laqua, 54, filed a standard...
December 5, 2011 - 12:45pm
November 19, 2011
'Mrs. Hanson' named Park Rapids Teacher of the Year
Century third grade teacher Vicky Wentworth Hanson encourages her students to be frogs, not bumps on the log. "Jump into learning and life,"...
news / education / local
November 19, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 10, 2011
Bail set for Jamestown teacher accused of sexual assault
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - Bail was set at $5,000 for veteran teacher Richard Allen Laqua, 54, Jamestown, who was formally charged with two Class C felonies...
November 10, 2011 - 7:47am
March 2, 2011
Former shop teacher appears in court on gun charge
A former Park Rapids schoolteacher made his initial appearance Monday in court on a charge of bringing a hunting rifle onto school grounds. Scott Eischens, 38, Ponsford, was released on his own recognizance on the felony charge. He told Hubbard County District Judge Paul Rasmussen...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm