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Waiting on a heart: Park Rapids boy living with failing heart is
‘Tis the season for the booming and colorful business of poinsettias
Couple celebrates seven decades-plus of marriage
Schools receive USDA grant to up local foods in Park Rapids, Laporte cafeterias
PR Eagles Club back up and running
Defense is key to Panthers’ success
Panthers outscored 12-1 in losses to International Falls, Thief River Falls
Nevis boys look to make run at defending Section 5A title, returning to state
Menahga boys focusing on teamwork, improvement
Braves open season with win over Frazee
Frank James Zoelle
Wilfred William Samuelson
Richard "Dick"Kenneth Rouse, Sr.
Xtreme Hounds offers dog training
Community band concert Nov. 22
Director Bill Eigen, left, watches as his film, ‘The Jingle Dress,’ gets filmed. SUBMITTED PHOTO
A mix of success stories at opener
Go walking for late season walleye success
Rare dragonfly observed near Paul Bunyan Forest
Minnesota woman bags monstrous 11-pointer
Rifle deer season under way
Letter: Thank you goes out to Park Rapids Ford
Letter: Volleyball teams receives support
Letter: Alzheimers support, guidance available
Letter: Jail ministry team actively involved
My family finds much to be thankful for this year and every year
Home plate: Something new to stew about
First rain/snow mix warning issued for the region
The first "winter" weather advisory for the Park Rapids and Bemidji areaswas issued Tuesday by the National Weather Service. Hubbard County, as well as Beltrami and parts of Polk and Clearwater counties, was included in a hazardous weather outlook for northwest Minnesota...
News / region
October 28, 2015 - 8:26am
October 14, 2015
Invasion of the stinky red beetles is here
“It’s like the zombie apocalypse!” said Becida resident Stan Gardinich. The weekend invasion of Asian beetles was awesome in its scope...
News / region
October 14, 2015 - 11:18am
Warm up, cool down has algae blooming on lakes
After this recent warm-up and the following cool down of the last week, many may have noticed the significant algae bloom occurring on many of the area lakes. This is normal, and may occur again as we cool down, look to warm back up, and cool down again. Nature knows what it needs...
News / region
September 14, 2015 - 8:42am
August 6, 2015
Scattered Thunderstorms Expected Through Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A weather system is moving into the Northern Plains today and will bring scattered showers and thunderstorms...
August 6, 2015 - 11:03am
July 7, 2015
Wildfire haze expected to stick around, possibly through July
As the massive wildfires in Saskatchewan continue to rage, showing no sign of stopping soon, the smoke and haze drifting down to the Red River Valley are expected to stick around this week and possibly through July. WDAY-TV meteorologist John Wheeler said the smoke was heavy...
July 7, 2015 - 10:19am
July 5, 2015
Weekend Rainfall Totals: July 4-5
Scattered thunderstorms tracked through the area late Saturday and into Sunday. The heaviest rain fell across northwestern Minnesota where some...
July 5, 2015 - 9:15pm
June 23, 2015
Northern Lights create show in region
Monday night, the Northern Lights put on a show the likes of which has not been seen in years. The aurora are the result of high energy particles from the sun reacting with gas molecules in Earth's outer atmosphere. Earth's magnetic field concentrates the displays near the north...
June 23, 2015 - 6:42pm
June 8, 2015
Severe Weather and Large Hail on Sunday
Alvarado, MN (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- Numerous thunderstorms developed in northern parts of North Dakota and Minnesota early Sunday afternoon. A...
June 8, 2015 - 12:22am
June 2, 2015
Hubbard County in for thunderstorms tonight
Hubbard and several surrounding counties are under a hazardous weather outlook through tonight as severe thunderstorms could move into the area. A line of severe thunderstorms is likely to develop across eastern North Dakota and move into Minnesota later today, according...
News / local
June 2, 2015 - 4:27pm
May 29, 2015
Rain Totals: May 28-29
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- Scattered showers and thunderstorms moved through the region over the past 2 days, with the strongest activity occurring...
May 29, 2015 - 11:55am
May 25, 2015
Cold air funnels sighted
Relatively weak showers over southeast North Dakota have produced brief funnel clouds this afternoon. Gene Hanson took these pictures today...
May 25, 2015 - 3:55pm
May 16, 2015
Update: Severe Weather Risk South
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- Severe Update: Today's severe weather risk looks to be confined to southern portions of the area. The cloud cover today...
May 16, 2015 - 3:58pm
May 15, 2015
Severe Weather Risk on Saturday
Fargo, ND (WDAY_TV) -- Severe weather will be possible on Saturday. Showers and thunderstorms are likely to develop, and some will be capable...
May 15, 2015 - 1:56pm
April 30, 2015
Drought Monitor: Conditions Worsening
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- The latest drought monitor is out, and it's is not looking good across the region. Parts of Minnesota are now in the Severe...
April 30, 2015 - 10:48am
April 23, 2015
Thursday Morning Cold
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- Very cold air settled into the region Thursday morning. With clear skies and light winds, temperatures quickly fell into...
April 23, 2015 - 10:40am