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Park Rapids Enterprise
Sculptures revealed at Red Bridge Park
'Heartland Lakes' is new community brand
Paul Bunyan Days celebrates 70 years
Man, 76, drowns in northern Minnesota lake
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
Clay Dusters qualify for state tournament
Carlson, Overmyer earn medals at NSIC meet
Vaudrin concludes career at NSIC meet
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Area runners compete in 42nd Duluth Marathon
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
Millie Ann Donnay
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
crime and courts
February 5, 2018
Red Lake man sentenced to 30 years in 2 reservation deaths
ST. PAUL—A Red Lake, Minn., man was sentenced Friday, Feb. 2, to 30 years in federal prison in the deaths of two people on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Jared Daniel Jones, 23, of Red Lake, pleaded guilty to two counts of murder in the second degree, according to a release...
February 5, 2018 - 9:21pm
January 29, 2018
Cass Lake, Minn., woman faces aiding charges in fatal shooting
WALKER, Minn.—A Cass Lake, Minn., woman police say was present for the shooting death of Brandi Shank—also known as Brandi Strong—was...
January 29, 2018 - 11:12pm
December 1, 2017
FBI seeking 'armed, dangerous' fugitive from northwest Minn. robbery, shooting
REDBY, Minn. --- The FBI has issued a fugitive alert looking for Derek Jon Paddy, who is believed to have fled Red Lake Indian Reservation in...
December 1, 2017 - 10:44pm
November 28, 2017
Man bitten by K-9 sues deputies, county for alleged civil rights violation
RED WING, Minn. — A Red Wing man bitten by a K-9 in his garage last year is suing two Goodhue County Sheriff's deputies, two department...
November 28, 2017 - 11:28am
November 26, 2017
Polk County an outlier for incarceration in Minnesota
Justice administration in Minnesota varies across its 10 judicial districts and 87 counties, each of which has its own prosecutor's office, but...
November 26, 2017 - 9:13am
March 2, 2011
Former shop teacher appears in court on gun charge
A former Park Rapids schoolteacher made his initial appearance Monday in court on a charge of bringing a hunting rifle onto school grounds. Scott...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 20, 2009
Fargo man accused of head-butting boy
A Fargo man is charged with felony child abuse in Cass County District Court after reportedly head-butting a 12-year-old boy. Eric Douglas Kester,...
May 20, 2009 - 6:53am
May 13, 2009
Polk County Drug Task Force reports good first year
Polk County's Drug Task Force, in its first year of operation, was responsible for almost 50 arrests in 2008, and some task force members expect to see more action in future years, particularly a resurgence of methamphetamine. Scott, the task force commander who asked the Herald...
May 13, 2009 - 9:00am
Man gets jail time for possessing meth at home of vulnerable adult
Jacob Scott Forbord, 24, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to 67 days in the county jail, a $1,000 fine and five years of probation on a felony...
May 13, 2009 - 8:00am
May 6, 2009
Nevis man in court for allegedly assaulting woman again
A Nevis man who held a SWAT team at bay in February during a domestic dispute has been arrested again for allegedly assaulting the same woman...
May 6, 2009 - 1:00pm
April 29, 2009
Wehmas sentenced to 72 months prison for shooting incident
A young Park Rapids mother will spend at least 72 months behind bars in the shootings of two men last summer at a rural cabin in Hubbard County. Stephanie Ann Wehmas, 21, was sentenced to 110 months in prison Monday. She must serve at least two-thirds of that sentence with good...
April 29, 2009 - 1:00pm
Fights send three to hospitals; two arrested; more planned
Violent incidents over the past week in Hubbard County have resulted in three people sent to area hospitals. Interim Sheriff Frank Homer said...
April 29, 2009 - 1:00pm
April 25, 2009
Thieves destroy Kids Against Hunger supplies
A lauded program called Kids Against Hunger has been victimized by unknown vandals and is preparing to start its good works from scratch after...
April 25, 2009 - 1:00pm
March 4, 2009
Judge sets hearings for motions in Wright case
Hearings on motions in the case of a pipeline worker accused in a Park Rapids murder have now been tentatively set for August. That will be 18 months after Sonya Hennagir died in her home. Richard Wright is accused in her asphyxiation death. Because the case has been hard fought...
March 4, 2009 - 4:00pm
February 3, 2009
Accuser testifies in trial of Duluth doctor
A 43-year-old preschool teacher told a Dunn County jury Monday that a Duluth doctor sexually violated her on a boat at Barker's Island Marina...
February 3, 2009 - 7:45am