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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
Panthers, Tigers fall in state football polls
Area cross-country teams take trial run at Bagley Invitational
Panthers comfortably cruise to dual win over Crookston
Kinkel wins Mid-State title at No. 1 singles
Austin, Odorizzi lead Twins over Tigers
Virginia "Louise" Abbott
Barbera Lee Hadler
Nancy Gay Wenzel
Doris May Mitchell
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
The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
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
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
October 24, 2017
Snow storm could be on its way for eastern ND, northwest Minn.
October 24, 2017 - 8:51pm
October 19, 2017
Wetter, colder winter predicted for Minnesota, North Dakota by National Weather Service
The National Weather Service released its annual weather outlook Thursday, Oct. 19, for the 2017-18 winter weather season, with unfavorable...
October 19, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 18, 2017
Red Flag fire weather warning issued for portions of ND, Minnesota
The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for most of North Dakota and a portion of northwest Minnesota. The warning was issued...
October 18, 2017 - 10:22am
September 21, 2017
NOAA says warmer start to winter, but La Nina could bring cold, snow later
DULUTH — Seasonal weather experts at the National Climate Prediction Center on Thursday, Sept. 21, forecast a warmer-than-average start...
September 21, 2017 - 6:37pm
April 29, 2017
April showers bring frozen flowers
Winter wasn't quite ready to relinquish the season to spring as snow and freezing rain hit the Park Rapids area this week, leaving these flowers...
April 29, 2017 - 8:36am
January 14, 2017
WINTER'S FRIGID FACE
Derek Dean covers his face to protect against the bitter, biting cold wind as he walked along Riverside Avenue home to River Heights Apartments...
January 14, 2017 - 12:17pm
November 18, 2016
Season's first snow day
Friday's snowstorm, which started in the early hours and continued throughout the day, had Park Rapids residents digging vehicles out and clearing...
November 18, 2016 - 7:05pm
Heavy snow expected in MN as road conditions deteriorate
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Heavy snow is expected to fall throughout Minnesota on Friday, Nov. 18, making travel difficult in central and northern...
November 18, 2016 - 11:36am
April 24, 2016
Katherine Plessner took these pictures of a moose Saturday afternoon near Verona, North Dakota. That's the story. That and the facts that Plessner...
April 24, 2016 - 1:47pm
April 16, 2016
Fun in the spring time sun
Rande Woodrum carries 8-month old Matthew Woodrum in a tula as she walks with 7-year-old Malachi Woodrum on his scooter and Monica Rey, 14,...
April 16, 2016 - 8:36am
October 28, 2015
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...
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...
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...
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