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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
International Falls scores final four goals in 6-2 win over Panthers
Panthers persevere through adversity
Hovelsrud caps off career at state meet
Two power-play goals spark Northern Lakes in 4-1 win over Panthers
Tigers advance to state championship game
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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
Fun Ta Boot Resort inducted into Minnesota Hospitality Hall of Fame
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
Letter to Editor: Utke and Green support insurance companies instead of consumers
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
December 29, 2010
Nurse gets 30 days in jail for possession of boy's meds
Little Blake Leritz sat quietly through the lengthy court proceedings Monday, occasionally swinging his legs in his wheelchair. The severely disabled boy was drooping by the time his case was called. He couldn't comprehend the anger his grandmother felt as she was denied the right...
December 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 16, 2010
Grand Forks woman pleads not guilty to stealing $40K from dad
A Grand Forks woman accused of stealing more than $40,000 from her elderly father, who suffers from dementia, pleaded not guilty today to a felony theft charge. Julie Skinner, 52, faces a maximum prison term of 10 years if she's convicted. According to a police affidavit, Skinner...
December 16, 2010 - 7:21am
December 3, 2010
Stolen calves recovered from farm near Barnesville
A tip from a Wilkin County farmer led to the recovery of 17 calves stolen from Douglas, Todd and Stearns counties on Thursday. The calves were stolen from eight farms in the three counties over the past two weeks. According to Todd County Investigator Scott Dirkes, they were located...
December 3, 2010 - 11:09am
November 25, 2010
Grand Forks insurance agent sentenced for theft
A Grand Forks insurance agent who pleaded guilty to convincing a local business to pay more than $64,000 for nonexistent policies was ordered Wednesday to serve four months of electronic home monitoring and four years of supervised probation. David Glessner, 44, finished paying $64,872...
November 25, 2010 - 9:43am
October 13, 2010
Surveyor arraigned in trade secrets case
A Park Rapids surveyor was arraigned Monday on two felony counts of theft of computer secrets from his former employer. Tom Miller, 64, is free on his own recognizance until the case against him can be sorted out. He's accused of downloading a database of proprietary trade information...
October 13, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 15, 2010
12 charged in Best Buy theft ring
Two Bison football players and others connected to area collegiate athletics are among 12 people charged in an inside-job theft ring at Fargo's...
April 15, 2010 - 6:50am
April 14, 2010
11 more people, including collegiate athletes, charged in Fargo Best Buy thefts
FARGO -- Cass County prosecutors have charged 11 more people in thefts from a Fargo Best Buy store, including two Bison football players and several others with ties to local collegiate athletics. Garrett Fetters Johnson and Gregory Reid Jr., both suspended last month from North...
April 14, 2010 - 4:46pm
January 6, 2010
Arrest made in Big Pine fish house heist
The case of Big Pine Lake's vanishing ice fishing hut has been solved. Deputies nabbed a suspect, apparently caught red-handed with a brush and paint can-applying a new color to disguise the stolen fish house. The small building, valued at $10,000, was reported stolen some time on...
January 6, 2010 - 7:47am
November 12, 2009
Thief River Falls fires police officer who faces theft charges
The Thief River Falls City Council has voted unanimously to fire a police officer accused of dealing stolen lawnmowers, all-terrain vehicles and other big-ticket items, Mayor Steve Nordhagen said. Paul Kezar, 37, pleaded not guilty last week to six counts of receiving stolen property:...
November 12, 2009 - 7:28am
October 23, 2009
Bemidji, Cass Lake men arrested in theft of semi trailers from Fargo
FARGO - Two men were arrested in Bemidji, Minn., late Thursday night in connection with the theft of a pair of semitrailers from OK Tire in Fargo, police said. Arrested were Paul A. Mix, 27, of Bemidji, and Steven L. Obrien, 39, of Cass Lake, Minn., said Sgt. Ross Renner in a news...
October 23, 2009 - 4:06pm
October 19, 2009
Wadena men charged with stealing bow; trading it for pot
Two people were charged Oct. 12 in Wadena County District Court with third-degree burglary after allegedly stealing a bow and accessories worth $2,794 and trading them for a $50 bag of marijuana. Court records said a home break-in was reported on Mohawk Street in Wadena County on...
October 19, 2009 - 7:24am
June 16, 2009
Several Nevis businesses broken into early Monday
The Hubbard County Sheriff's office reports at approximately 4:22 a.m. Monday, deputies responded to a report of a suspicious, taller male wearing a "hoody" running down the street and a vehicle parked and idling in front of a business in Nevis. Upon officers' arrival, the vehicle...
June 16, 2009 - 3:26pm