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Sheriff warns residents to stay off Little Sand Lake
Entrepreneur for a Day: Fifth graders delve into how to start a business
ASTROBOB: Voyager 1 Fires Thrusters After 37 Years, Gets New Lease On Life
ATVs plunge through thin ice on Grace and Island lakes, one fatality
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Panthers sink Lakers to remain undefeated
Panthers pick up pace in 91-73 win over Frazee
EGF shuts out Panthers
Panthers drop pair of games on home ice
Snowy owls head south
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
Snowy owls head south
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
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
December 9, 2017
Local Korean War vets embark on Honor Flight
In honor of their years of military service and sacrifice, 90 veterans traveled to Washington D.C. last month to visit war memorials. Dick Nunn,...
December 9, 2017 - 12:56pm
November 11, 2017
Commentary: Honoring our commitment to veterans
On a recent Saturday, I had the opportunity to meet several veterans from northern Minnesota as they arrived in Washington, D.C. on an "Honor Flight." These flights allow the men and women who have served in WW II, Korea and Vietnam to travel to the nation's capital to visit the...
November 11, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 21, 2017
County discusses possibility of nursing care for local veterans
During the Oct. 17 county board meeting, County Commissioner Ed Smith inquired about skilled nursing for veterans at the Heritage campus. Heritage Administrator Kurt Hansen said Heritage could contract with the Veterans Administration to provide 24-hour-a-day care.
October 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 23, 2017
A need in northwest Minnesota: Senate majority leader visits Bemidji to talk veterans home initiative
State Senate leadership met Wednesday with members of the Northwest Minnesota Veterans Home Task Force in Bemidji to discuss the project's status and what to expect in the next legislative session. The roundtable event was the latest in a nearly decade-long effort by local officials...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
DAV Chapter 38 donates to MACV
DAV Chapter 38 Commander Jeff Siebert, second from right, presented a check for $5,000 to MACV Programs and Outreach Manager Paul Pedersen, in...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
August 27, 2017
Post 9/11 veterans outreach event to be held Sept. 5
In an effort to introduce area Post 9/11 veterans to some of the local and state resources available to them, as well as to give them a place to meet others who have served since Sept. 11, 2001, the Hubbard County Veterans Service Office and local Chapter 38 of the Disabled American...
August 27, 2017 - 8:49am
July 15, 2017
Veterans can explore parks for free
Here's good news for veterans — especially those who enjoy the outdoors. Active military personnel in any branch or unit of the U.S. Armed Forces and veterans with a service-related disability are now eligible to receive a free year-round vehicle permit that will provide them...
July 15, 2017 - 11:49am
May 29, 2017
A peaceful place for healing pain: At MN lakes country retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
FARGO — As members of the North Dakota Air National Guard here in 2011, Matt and Micaela Brancato lost two dear friends within a span of...
May 29, 2017 - 3:41pm
May 27, 2017
Veteran creates yard display as Memorial Day tribute
Jeff Zeller doesn't want people to forget what Memorial Day is really about. For the last few years, the U.S. Marine Corps veteran creates a...
May 27, 2017 - 9:00am
April 15, 2017
Things they still carry: Local veterans recount Vietnam War experiences
When they were sent to the Vietnam War, three local servicemen were young men, only slightly older than the high school juniors in Kerry Johnson's...
April 15, 2017 - 11:15am
April 8, 2017
Minnesota Women Veterans Program reaches out to local vets
Women are a rapidly increasing and important component of U.S. military services, yet the VA healthcare system hasn't adjusted fast enough to...
April 8, 2017 - 6:38am
February 22, 2017
Walking on Water helps bring veterans back to ice fishing
Walking on Water Outdoors (W.O.W.) hosted its 2nd Annual Veteran's Event on Mantrap Lake, where the temperatures on Saturday were mild and the...
February 22, 2017 - 10:35am
February 8, 2017
Serving those who served America
America's veterans did everything asked of them in their mission to serve the country. We Honor Veterans believes it's never too late to give...
February 8, 2017 - 10:22am
November 10, 2016
Commentary: Keeping our promises to veterans
Each year on Veterans Day, I think about the military men and women I had the honor to meet when I took part in several overseas USO tours before I became a U.S. Senator. Those tours not only gave me the chance to help entertain our troops stationed in places like Iraq, Kuwait and...
November 10, 2016 - 3:06pm
Letter: Auxiliary extends appreciation to veterans
The members of the Park Rapids American Legion Auxiliary Unit 212 would like to express our sincere appreciation for the men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces. Thank you for serving this great country. Thank you for protecting us. Thank you for the security we...
November 10, 2016 - 3:03pm