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June 21, 2019
At the June 12 Park Rapids Rotary Club meeting, Rotary Foundation chair Craig Nulliner, at left, honored Harlan Johnson and Lu Ann Hurd-Lof. Club president Scott Hewitt also congratulated the Paul Harris recipients. They were recognized for their contributions to the foundation’s mission of enabling Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill and peace through the improvement of health, support of education and alleviation of poverty. (Submitted photo)
Rotary recognizes Paul Harris Fellows
June 21, 2019 - 12:11pm
June 19, 2019
Installed recently as 2019-20 officers of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 212 of Park Rapids were (front row) Lynn Cadwell, Renee  Buggert, Pat Cadreau, Lynn Spilman, Evie Hagen and (back) Dorothy Pierzinski, Ginny Ranisate, Linda Swanson, Mary Safratowich and Diane Lechner. Submitted photo
Park Rapids American Legion Auxiliary elects officers
June 19, 2019 - 2:21pm
April 13, 2019
In spite of the wintery weather, Easter is just around the corner. Natural dye recipes are an alternative to creating colorful eggs to fill those baskets.
Easter is just around the corner -- time to get hopping!
April 13, 2019 - 12:30pm
March 16, 2019
NORTHWOODS COOKS: Celebrating St. Patrick's Day
March 16, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 9, 2019
Carrot cake decorated with little orange carrots made of frosting is a fun dessert for those thinking spring. To make it even richer, make a layer cake with frosting in between layers.
NORTHWOODS COOKS: Sweet treats from Itasca-Mantrap members
March 9, 2019 - 1:00pm
January 26, 2019
Tater Tot hotdish is a comforting supper dish on a cold winter's night. Melted cheese can be added on top, or try a variation such as Taco Tots or Tater Tot nachos.
NORTHWOODS COOKS: Tasty tater tot recipes
January 26, 2019 - 4:00pm
December 29, 2018
Those who are on a gluten-free diet can still enjoy some rich chocolate with these decadent cookie recipes. The chocolate avocado cookies are also sugar-free and low carb.
NORTHWOODS COOKS: Gluten-free goodies for the New Year
December 29, 2018 - 4:00pm
Rev. Chris Davis receives the Lutheran Lamb Award on Dec. 16 at First English Lutheran Church in Dorset. With him are Loren Meinke, Rev. Don Fondow and members of Boy Scout Troop 56. (Submitted photo)
Davis receives Lamb award
December 29, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 22, 2018
Charlotte Negen, Marilyn Ferrie and Sherry Grantham of the Akeley VFW Auxiliary present quilts to Hubbard County Veteran Services Officer Jerry Bjerke. The quilts will be distributed to area veterans. Submitted photo.
Akeley VFW Auxiliary donates quilts
December 22, 2018 - 3:42pm
December 1, 2018
Sen. Paul Utke
Sen. Paul Utke recognized for supporting small businesses
December 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 17, 2018
Pumpkin mousse is one tasty way to top off Thanksgiving dinner. Pumpkin dump cake, Paul's pumpkin bars and pumpkin cheesecake swirled brownies are some other options.
NORTHWOODS COOKS: Pumpkin desserts for Thanksgiving
November 17, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 10, 2018
Asian noodles with beef can be enhanced by adding broccoli and stir-fry vegetables, as the Sayers in Menahga do in their recipe.
NORTHWOODS COOKS:Savory meals from Sayer family
November 10, 2018 - 8:31pm
October 29, 2018
Making homemade dog and cat treats is easy. With a few basic ingredients and a bone-shaped cookie cutter, biscuits can be baked at home.
NORTHWOODS COOKS: Tasty treats for your furry friends
October 29, 2018 - 9:20am
October 25, 2018
Jonny comes home: Northwest Minnesota town welcomes back a hero
October 25, 2018 - 6:15pm
October 19, 2018
Todd Bol, seen in Hudson, Wis., on March 11, 2015, founded the nonprofit Little Fee Library, a free book-exchange movement, in 2009. He built the first library, right foreground, in September 2009 and the movement has grown to a worldwide presence. Bol died Thursday, Oct. 18. 2018. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Little Free Library founder dies, Wisconsin man believed books could make better neighborhoods
October 19, 2018 - 5:56pm