Hospice has a new meaning for loved ones of Bruce Kastning of Walker once he was diagnosed with a limited life expectancy of less than six months. Bruce’s concerns were also for his wife of 64 years, Deloris, who experiences advanced stages of Alzheimer’s Disease. With the help of CHI St. Joseph’s Health Hospice Care, Bruce was surrounded by family in a familiar home setting with the love of his life.
Students Teaching Attitudes of Respect (STAR) has been implemented in school districts throughout Northwest Minnesota since 1998. The program is sponsored by Northwest Minnesota Foundation (NMF) in partnership with Peacemaker Resources. STAR is designed to help students build specific skills needed to deal with conflict, such as bullying.
K9 Yankee Receives New Vest Through Vested Interest in K9s Inc.
One of the first questions facing an entrepreneur is what type of organizational structure is best for the start-up company.
The Park Rapids Area Community Band will present a fall concert Sunday afternoon, Nov. 23, at 3 p.m. at the Park Rapids High School Auditorium. The featured soloist for the...
On November 18th, 2014 at approximately 1429 hours Bemidji Police officers responded to Voyageurs Expeditionary High School on a report of a student with a handgun. Upon arrival officers spoke...
The body of a missing hunter was found Saturday night in a wooded area northwest of Shelly. The Norman County Sheriff's Department says it searched the area after being notified around 7:45 p.m. Saturday from family that a man in his 20s was missing. The man was out hunting deer.
Park Rapids and Hubbard County residents should be proud of our Fire Department. Park Rapids firefighters have trained aggressively to maintain standards and exceed certifications. Now, a behemoth of a new truck is gracing the fire station garage. We hope it doesn’t get used often, but when it is, it will douse a fire quickly. The ISO Class 5 rating reflects the risk of loss from the Insurance Services Office. Properties within five miles of a fire station will enjoy ultimate protection. That’s good for property and casualty rates.
A group of Walmart employees pushing for higher wages said on Friday they were planning protests at 1,600 Walmart stores nationwide on Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year in the United States. The labor group, Our Walmart, said it had protested 1,200 to 1,400 Walmart stores last year on Black Friday, the day after the Thanksgiving holiday. Wal-Mart Stores Inc, owner of Walmart brand stores, and the largest private employer in th
Walker Minn. – In conjunction with the 2014 national Capitol Christmas Tree, Next Innovations was selected to produce 1,000 artistic quality vibrant color-infused steel -tree ornaments.