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'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Panthers coast to another dual win
Tigers control net in win over Blackduck
Pirates hand Braves first conference loss
Fast start keys Cardinals' win over Warriors
Tigers roll to another impressive victory
Douglas "Doug" A. Dickinson
Orrin "Bud" Edward Barnum
Susan Eileen Bessler
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 6, 2013
Vets have transportation choices
By Greg Remus / For the Enterprise The Hubbard County Veterans Service Office, in partnership with the Heartland Express, Hubbard County’s transit program, operates a Veterans Transportation Program that is used to transport local veterans to their medical appointments. The Heartland...
May 6, 2013 - 9:34am
Star of the North marks 205th military honor funeral
U.S. Marine Corps Detachment 1109, Star of the North, Park Rapids, was recently asked to participate in a military honor funeral at Fort Snelling...
April 6, 2013 - 11:32am
February 15, 2013
Clay County studies court to address concerns of vets
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- It took Thomas Coleman about six seconds to realize he was about to kill his wife. The Army National Guard specialist was...
February 15, 2013 - 8:19am
January 12, 2013
Vets Views:Uncertainties abound for military, but here's news so far
With the prospects of cuts to defense and Veterans Affairs at the federal and state levels it is important to identify what we know is going...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
Fargo VA gets $8.5 million to expand mental health services
FARGO - The Fargo Veterans Affairs Health Care System will get $8.5 million in federal funding in fiscal year 2013 to expand mental health services...
January 12, 2013 - 11:34am
December 29, 2012
American Legion Riders group will raise money for community
"Have 'trike' will travel," is Richard Martin's credo, and he's inviting others to join him on the journey. An American Legion Riders group...
December 29, 2012 - 11:00am
December 12, 2012
Vets Views: VA claims mushrooming in number and complexity
You may have read in the media about how the VA is falling behind on processing claims for services and benefits. According to Deputy Secretary...
December 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 10, 2012
Vets transportation funds cut
A grant to transport veterans to doctors appointments has been wiped out, leaving Hubbard County taxpayers to cover an estimated $17,000 shortfall. "The state didn't renew the pot of money at the Commissioner of Veterans Affairs for the state of Minnesota," said Hubbard County Veterans...
November 10, 2012 - 1:00pm
Veterans honored this week
The Park Rapids American Legion Post 212 has been a staple in the area for 93 years and continues to serve the community. Commander Mike Swanson...
November 10, 2012 - 1:00pm
Vets Views: VA Health Care web application give immediate access to medical files
The VA has developed an incredible personalized Health Care Web application. Recently the VA revamped the My HealtheVet site. This site is amazing! Now veterans have immediate access to their VA medical information and more. My HealtheVet is a VA web-based personal health record...
November 10, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 1, 2012
Vets Views: Veterans will get rural burial grounds in the Midwest
One of my responsibilities is to assist veterans in applying for burial benefits. Needless to say most families ask about where the nearest veterans'...
September 1, 2012 - 12:00pm
VETS VIEWS: Veterans exposed to Agent Orange may be entitled to benefits
Agent Orange is a defoliant herbicide mixture used during the Vietnam War to destroy forests in Vietnam. About 3 million Americans served...
August 1, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 27, 2012
Vets Views: Minnesota has five high quality veterans homes; newest fell victim to politics
Veterans and their family members often come into my office unaware that Minnesota has five extraordinary Veterans Homes. The Minnesota Veterans...
June 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 6, 2012
Locals support Ride for the Troops
More than 500 people took to the roads Sunday on motorcycles for the seventh annual Ride for the Troops and many more lined the route to support...
June 6, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 26, 2012
Memorial Day schedule of area events includes numerous salutes, ceremonies honoring veterans
The tradition of remembrance for those who have died serving their country, Memorial Day, originated during the Civil War when more Americans...
May 26, 2012 - 1:00pm