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Headwaters 100 marks 38th anniversary this Saturday
Akeley Police Chief says knocking down drug 'kingpin' is goal
Hwy. 34 project in Akeley moving forward
Central Minn. officer shot with arrow in standoff
SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire, several artists on trip around the moon
Kinkel wins Mid-State title at No. 1 singles
Austin, Odorizzi lead Twins over Tigers
Yabandith scores four TDs in Tigers' win over Laporte
Near miss: Vikings, Packers end in tie after field goal frustrations
Sauk Centre's Sayovitz breaks two records at Park Rapids Invitational
Doris May Mitchell
Barbera Lee Hadler
Robert L. Birnstengel
Gerald Edward Mack
3M Wonewok assists Hubbard County DAC
Surprise! Some area land values seem to be rising
Minnesota's uninsured rate rose in 2017
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
Hearing set for Cass County solar project
Place a Business Announcement
Art Leap expands in 2018
CHECK IT OUT: Library leads readers on adventures
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Author David Sedaris sets show at Fargo Theatre
Burt Reynolds, Hollywood action star with Southern-fried machismo, dies at 82
Grouse hunters can volunteer to help collect samples for West Nile virus study
Hunt Minnesota's most popular game bird -- ruffed grouse
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: Goodbye summer, hello autumn
Darners: The Northwoods' largest dragonflies
Story of bear rescued from a metal cream can with Jaws of Life has happy ending
LWV hosting local candidate forums
Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council Column: And the Art Beat goes on
IT'S OUR TURN: The power of 'thank you'
LETTER TO EDITOR: Tennis community drew us to Park Rapids
COMMENTARY: What are political parties good for? Plenty, actually
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
September 13, 2018
Healing invisible wounds: Fargo's VA offers holistic care for veterans
FARGO—Post-traumatic stress disorder began to rear its ugly head in the life of U.S. Army Capt. Garrett Ruud during a second deployment...
September 13, 2018 - 9:08am
August 25, 2018
Veterans urge Heritage Living Center to get VA-certified
Hubbard County Veterans Services Officer Jerry Bjerke presented a petition to Heritage Living Center Administrator Kurt Hansen encouraging the facility to get re-certified by the Veterans Administration (VA) for veterans care. Several petitions have circulated over the last year or...
August 25, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 23, 2018
Nation’s first fixed dental clinic at VA home opens in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minneapolis Veterans Home, along with state government, made history Thursday, Aug. 23, by opening the nation’s first fixed dental clinic on a state veterans home campus. Previously, the home relied on mobile clinics to provide dental care to veterans as do...
August 23, 2018 - 3:05pm
August 8, 2018
Veterans review legislative priorities
The Park Rapids American Legion hosted a legislative update about veterans benefits on Aug. 3. Leading the discussion was Trent Dilks, legislative director of Disabled American Veterans (DAV) of Minnesota. State Rep. Steve Green, Beltrami County Veterans Service Officer Scotty Allison...
August 8, 2018 - 2:00pm
June 30, 2018
State and local officials visit future site of Bemidji veterans home
BEMIDJI—State officials visited Bemidji on Friday, June 29, to get a first-hand look at the site of a future veterans home intended to serve northwest Minnesota. The tour of the site, located directly east of the Sanford Health Neilson Place nursing home, included Beltrami County...
June 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 26, 2018
Mr. Schultz goes to Washington: Honor Flight brings emotional moments
Lou Schultz of Park Rapids, author of the Enterprise's "Basic Cents" business column, returned home Monday from a two-day Veterans Honor Flight...
May 26, 2018 - 9:00am
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