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Honor the Earth powwow Saturday
Student stands for her beliefs by sitting for the Pledge
Agronomy plant clears zoning hurdle
Former Equifax executive charged with insider trading before data breach made public
Murder-suicide raises questions about elder abuse
HCA ends Menahga's historic season in state consolation semifinals
Olson competes in four indoor meets for UND
Vaudrin, Clements compete for Dragons
Carlson helps Duluth tie for third at NSIC Indoor Championships
Minneota holds off late Menahga rally for 74-69 win in state quarterfinals
Patrick James Donahue
Sharon Jane Bean
Harold "Dutch" Richard Schubert
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
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Business items now paid content, giving contributors more control
Top 10 reasons to be sweet on Minnesota's Small Businesses
Place a Business Announcement
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
World-traveling musician performing at Park Rapids Library
New northern pike regulations for fishing opener
Weekend Adventures: Recharging the internal battery
About Fishing: Today's depth sounders features and functions at a glance
Growing Together: Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
See Sirius, brightest and most 'colorful' star in the sky
Opinion: Consider joining Park Rapids Rotary
Guest Editorial: Public is best served by full menu of news
Capitol Chatter: Service animal owners want protection against fakes
Letter to Editor: Climate change denier Steve Green must go
Letter to Editor: Green, Utke blocking clean water efforts
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Snowy owls head south
The snowies have come again. Snowy owls, denizens of the high Arctic with more than 4-foot wingspans, are showing up in large numbers across...
December 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 14, 2017
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 75-year-old Park Rapids man has died and three teenagers were injured in a crash on an icy, snow-covered state Highway 71...
December 14, 2017 - 7:46pm
July 5, 2011
Minnesota girl killed in Friday's severe storms identified
The identity has been released of the 11-year-old girl who was killed during a devastating Friday storm that swept across Northwestern Wisconsin. Mackenzie Klar of Hinckley died when a large oak tree fell on her, according to Mike Maloney, Burnett County medical examiner. Maloney...
July 5, 2011 - 7:51am
November 2, 2010
Superior police investigation shows Magdzas was troubled before killings
Matthew Magdzas had a history of suicide attempts and serious depression, according to a 2009 letter believed written by his wife, April Oles,...
November 2, 2010 - 7:26am
August 20, 2010
Iraq vet's slain wife had moved out of couple's Superior, Wis., home
April Oles and her daughter, who police say were shot to death by the child's father, were not living at the Superior residence where the killings...
August 20, 2010 - 7:39am
August 19, 2010
Murders-suicide rock Superior, Wis.
Friends and family mourned three people found dead of gunshot wounds at a Superior home Wednesday afternoon in what police are calling a probable...
August 19, 2010 - 7:50am
May 21, 2010
Polaris to close Wisconsin plant
Polaris Industries announced Thursday it plans to close or sell its plant in Osceola, Wis., while opening a new one in Mexico. The idea is to "realign its operations and refocus on its core strategic manufacturing processes," including "enhancing" the historic foundational factory...
May 21, 2010 - 6:43am
May 2, 2010
Wisconsin pickup crash kills people from Mentor and Climax, Minn.
Two Minnesota men were killed in a one-vehicle accident early Saturday in Bayfield County, Wis. Coty A. Gustafson, 22, Mentor, Minn., and David W. Kurtz, 29, Climax, Minn., both were dead at the scene of the accident on state Highway 63 near Birchwood Road in the town of Drummond,...
May 2, 2010 - 1:51pm
March 25, 2010
Pope linked to cover-up in Superior Diocese priest case
Pope Benedict XVI -- or at least his immediate subordinate in his previous role as a cardinal -- was made aware of an attempt to cover up the...
March 25, 2010 - 7:31am
January 7, 2010
Superior man charged with trespassing on his own land will get a trial
The criminal case against Jeremy Engelking, the 27-year-old Superior man charged with trespassing on his own property, continues to wend its...
January 7, 2010 - 7:30am
December 19, 2009
Naked woman goes after husband with a Samurai sword, police say
RIVER FALLS, Wis. - Police here responded to a report of a naked woman chasing her husband with a katana, often called a Samurai sword, this week. Officers found the 30-year-old woman holed up in the basement. After some persuading and with one officer aiming a stun gun at her, she...
December 19, 2009 - 7:56am
October 6, 2009
Washburn, Wis., mother charged in infant's drowning death while she watched TV
WASHBURN -- A 25-year-old Washburn woman has been charged with second-degree reckless homicide in the death of her 7-month-old daughter. Tara...
October 6, 2009 - 7:17am
September 18, 2009
Old Superior murders get new look thanks to Doscovery Channel
For five hours Tuesday, Les's Grocery was once again a murder scene. Police cars parked outside and evidence technicians searched for clues...
September 18, 2009 - 6:50am
August 25, 2009
Attorney: Gold Cross discriminated against Iraq war vet from Superior
A Louisiana attorney who bills himself as "the Warrior's Employment Rights Lawyer" told a judge Monday that Gold Cross Ambulance and one of its...
August 25, 2009 - 7:15am
July 16, 2009
Big Top boss gets jail time
The founder of the Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua will spend nine months in jail to do what a judge Wednesday called "soul searching" after...
July 16, 2009 - 7:46am