Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
ATVs plunge through thin ice on Grace and Island lakes, one fatality
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
After Alabama loss, Trump has ambitious plans to campaign in 2018 midterms
Entrepreneur for a Day: Fifth graders delve into how to start a business
CDC gets list of forbidden words: fetus, transgender, diversity
Northland Nature Journal: True 'snowbirds' have migrated to Minnesota
Panthers defeat Cardinals, improve to 3-0 in conference
Panthers use nine pins to spark win over Wolves
Accepting roles will be key to Braves' success
Three Panthers win titles at Crookston
Lillian Evelyn (McDougall) Ryther
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
Northland Nature Journal: True 'snowbirds' have migrated to Minnesota
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Early ice is not safe; wear life jackets on cold water
Letter to Editor: Never venture onto ice without floatation system
Commentary: U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar writes about making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
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
May 8, 2013
Fargo woman charged with stealing from company that raises funds for nonprofits
By Emily Welker / The Forum FARGO – Giving Point’s mission for the past five years has been to help area nonprofits raise cash for worthy causes, but court documents show that one of its employees has been raising cash primarily for herself by allegedly stealing more than $140,000...
May 8, 2013 - 10:36am
April 19, 2013
Man says ex stole $100K in cash from truck's glove box
GRAND FORKS – A Warroad, Minn., woman is in jail in Thief River Falls, Minn., accused of stealing at least $22,000 in cash from her former boyfriend, who prosecutors said is a vulnerable adult. Venche Keeler, 36, has admitted taking that much, though it’s likely she took all $100,000...
April 19, 2013 - 7:35am
September 14, 2012
Bemidji woman pleads guilty to stealing more than $380,000
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A former employee of Beltrami Industrial Services has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $380,000 from the company. Suzanne Marie Lofgren, 50, of Bemidji, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Beltrami County District Court to felony theft-diverting corporate property. Sentencing...
September 14, 2012 - 7:45am
August 15, 2012
Theft of dog from West Acres store appears to be planned operation
FARGO - It's not your typical shoplifting case, but it still has the full attention of the Fargo Police Department. Authorities are looking for help in tracking down two people they believe stole a puppy Aug. 2 from a pet store in West Acres Mall. The theft occurred Pets R' Inn inside...
August 15, 2012 - 8:13am
July 30, 2012
Tenstrike saloon owner sentenced for pull-tab theft
BEMIDJI - The owner of the Got-R-Dunn Saloon in Tenstrike was sentenced last week for stealing pull-tab proceeds from the Blackduck American Legion Post. Renee Marie Dunn, 56, of Tenstrike, was convicted of gross misdemeanor theft and was sentenced to one year in jail with 355 days...
July 30, 2012 - 7:44am
June 6, 2012
The Lovely Bones: Burglary strikes former owner of dino store
WEST FARGO - Police here are investigating a burglary of Jurassic proportions. The jawbones of a prehistoric marine reptile were among dozens...
June 6, 2012 - 8:31am
March 23, 2012
Felony theft charge filed after audit claims Derby Girls treasurer stole $13,000
FARGO - The former treasurer for the local roller derby league is facing a felony theft charge after an audit allegedly found she stole about...
March 23, 2012 - 7:13am
March 2, 2012
Fargo Derby Girls accuse member of thefts
FARGO - A local roller derby league claims a forensic audit shows one of its members stole more than $10,000 from the organization. Tyia Patnaude, head of marketing and public relations for the Fargo Moorhead Derby Girls, said the league discovered something was amiss in October...
March 2, 2012 - 7:27am
December 23, 2011
White Earth man accused of stealing copper from farm irrigation systems, causing extensive damage
A White Earth man was arrested this morning on suspicion of stealing copper from farm irrigation systems -- seriously damaging them in the process -- in order to sell the copper as scrap metal. William Lawrence Butcher Jr.
December 23, 2011 - 11:41am
October 12, 2011
Oct. 31 omnibus hearing set in Big Wolf Resort reservation theft case
An omnibus hearing has been set for Oct. 31 in the case of a former Hubbard County resort manager accused of theft. Christopher Lee Dunker,...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00pm
August 11, 2011
East Grand Forks man sentenced to 5 years for identity theft
The East Grand Forks man who stole the identities of dozens of local victims will serve five years in prison, a state district court judge decided...
August 11, 2011 - 8:02am
July 13, 2011
Bemidji to change name of Stoner Avenue; theft of street signs costs city $2,000 a year
"This has been an issue for a long time," said Craig Gray, director of public works/city engineer. Gray was referring to the 15 "Stoner Avenue" signs that disappear each year from the street located south of Lake Bemidji. The Bemidji City Council met in a work session Monday evening...
July 13, 2011 - 8:22am
July 6, 2011
Two arrested in Callaway ATM theft
Becker County Authorities have arrested a second suspect in the Callaway Bank ATM theft. According to the Sheriff's Department, 24-year-old Craig Mastenbrook of rural Detroit Lakes was apprehended at a relative's house following an unrelated complaint and investigation. The theft...
July 6, 2011 - 7:07am
July 4, 2011
Nimrod man charged with allegedly pawning employer's tools
A 54-year-old man from Nimrod was charged in Wadena County District Court with felony theft for allegedly taking items from his work place and pawning them at area pawn shops. Court records said Richard Earl Hansen was employed at a Menahga business for a short time, and during that...
July 4, 2011 - 11:50am
June 16, 2011
Grand Forks man allegedly broke into apartment, stole underwear
GRAND FORKS - A Grand Forks man was arrested early Wednesday for allegedly breaking into an apartment shared by five women and stealing several...
June 16, 2011 - 7:54am