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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
Pre-registration is open for Firecracker Footrace
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
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
November 27, 2012
Laporte postal service meeting is tonight
A public meeting will be held tonight over the future of the Laporte post office. The meeting is at 5:15 in the school community room. The U.S. Postal Service will be there to answer questions about the future of mail service in the region.
November 27, 2012 - 3:23pm
September 12, 2012
Laporte teachers get new training
A rural revolution has begun at five small northern Minnesota schools, including Laporte. A $225,000 grant is teaching teachers how to teach...
September 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2012
Laporte Days offers parades, flags, dogs, games, raffles
August 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 11, 2012
Tiny towns offer monster entertainment: Laporte
Laporte's annual Fourth celebration came with the town's signature mainstay - meat - lots of it. The Lakeport Fire Department hosted a pig roast...
July 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 30, 2012
Laporte will fete the 4th on the 7th
Laporte's 4th on the 7th, a small town with a big Independence Day celebration, will be held Saturday, July 7. The events schedule includes...
June 30, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 23, 2012
Laporte to celebrate the 4th on 7th
Laporte's 4th on the 7th, a small town with a big Independence Day celebration, will be held Saturday, July 7. The events schedule includes an all-day flea market. The Laporte School Spanish Club will serve root beer floats beginning at 11 a.m. and the firemen's open house pig roast...
June 23, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 28, 2012
Laporte students receive medals in 'Tech Challenge 2012'
April 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 11, 2012
Thousands of eggs gone in minutes at area hunts
In Nevis, 14,000 Easter eggs disappeared at the rate of about 7,000 per minute. The great Easter egg hunt of 2012 was over in minutes. In...
April 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 20, 2011
Hubbard County blesses bid for 2013 Governor's Opener
A trailhead park with gazebos and a picnic area is a wonderful idea for Laporte, but just not in partnership with the Minnesota Department of...
August 20, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 10, 2011
'Small town, big celebration' Aug. 12-13 in Laporte
The 12th annual Laporte Days will be held Aug. 12-14 "in the small town with the big heart/big celebration" - Laporte. Rollerskating for kids will be from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Laporte School. Come in the main entrance of the school. Vendors have supplied over $200 in prizes...
August 10, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 27, 2011
'Small town with big heart' celebration Aug. 12-14
The 12th annual Laporte Days will be held Aug. 12-14 "in the small town with the big heart/big celebration" - Laporte. This is a Greater Laporte...
July 27, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 9, 2011
Crookston man injured in Laporte soap box derby event
A Crookston man was treated and released from the Bemidji hospital July 2 after he lost control of the go kart he was driving and collided with a car in downtown Laporte. Borge Mark Fisketjon, 64, was injured when the steering mechanism of his car apparently malfunctioned. "He...
July 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 6, 2011
Junior anglers get start-up money from pancake fundraiser
The Laporte Area's first-ever Take a Kid Fishing tourney got a financial boost at Saturday's pancake fundraiser. The tournament is set for June...
April 6, 2011 - 1:00pm
January 19, 2011
Laporte canine wows AKC judges
An "average, everyday house dog" of dubious heritage has claimed distinction on a national level. Sadie, a 4-year-old adopted Australian shepherd...
January 19, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 22, 2010
Laporte community gardening prompts community gathering
September 22, 2010 - 1:00pm