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Internal investigation called when county staff burn tires
Walz urges gun control vote, marijuana groups clash at Capitol in 2nd week of session
How will the shutdown hurt Minnesota? The longer it drags on, the worse it could be
Greater Minnesota groups to get $1.5 million to grow child care access
‘You will never bring me down’: Central Minnesota escapee confronts third kidnapper at sentencing
WATCH: The Rink Live plans second day of streaming Hockey Day Minnesota interviews
Peterson's 28 points lift Braves by Huskies
Owen sparks Mustangs' 61-50 victory over Tigers
Big second half lifts Tigers past Pirates
Dravis pins way to win No. 150
Jeanne (Charlson) Gaston
Harold C. Olson
Kathleen Barbara Edelman
Suzette Amelia Parkos
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Helping put wheels on senior meals
3M Wonewok gives to hospice program
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
Place a Business Announcement
New History Channel show tells of pilot's 1948 'dogfight' with UFO above Fargo
Stories, songs, skiing and snowshoeing set for Itasca's lantern-lit event
LaFleur named new Nemeth Art Center director
2 Minnesotans claim $1M lottery winnings
Low-budget horror movie wraps up filming in Lakeville, Minn.
Fish house on Little Detroit is open to military, vets, police, EM
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species
Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
BIRDWISE: Christmas Bird Counts provide valuable information
COMMENTARY: Sen. Tina Smith says, first, open the government, then implement Farm Bill
COMMENTARY: The redistricting process is important to all of us
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: County board made the right choice for its legal newspaper
COMMENTARY: Sen. Utke outlines goals of legislative session
COMMENTARY: Why local employers need to understand ACEs
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
October 29, 2018
Minnesota sheriff candidate allegedly accessed porn, sexted on the job, report says
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A new report alleges that a fired Itasca County sheriff’s deputy who is running to unseat his former boss misused...
October 29, 2018 - 6:46pm
October 15, 2018
Small-town Minnesota government unresponsive to records request after open-meetings controversy
ROOSEVELT, Minn.—Half a month after a small-town City Council member in northern Minnesota allegedly threatened a reporter during a public meeting, the investigation is still open and council members have dodged phone calls and an open records request. At the Oct. 1 Roosevelt...
October 15, 2018 - 9:46pm
September 12, 2018
Minnesota deputy survives head-on crash with alleged drunk driver
SAGINAW, Minn. -- A St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office patrol sergeant was struck head-on by an alleged drunk driver late Tuesday, Sept. 11,...
September 12, 2018 - 10:08am
July 3, 2018
Minnesota will have extra patrols on the roads for July Fourth holiday
ST. PAUL—As one of the worst holidays for reckless driving approaches, state officials are ramping up their patrol on Minnesota roadways....
July 3, 2018 - 6:52pm
January 9, 2018
Vikings fans bought fake tickets for Chicago game; what to watch for
MINNEAPOLIS—As enthusiasm for the Minnesota Vikings grows, so do reports of people getting stuck with worthless tickets bought through...
January 9, 2018 - 7:05pm
May 6, 2017
Fire destroys building in Menahga Industrial Park
A fire Tuesday at Schaefer Auto in Menahga destroyed one building as multiple fire departments fought the blaze through the night. The auto and...
May 6, 2017 - 7:32am
April 8, 2017
Witnesses report possible child abduction in Battle Lake area, police say
BATTLE LAKE—Battle Lake police are looking into a possible child abduction after they responded to witness reports Friday night, April...
April 8, 2017 - 1:57pm
September 25, 2016
Top candidate offered Park Rapids police chief job
A police captain from Savage, Minn. emerged as the top candidate for the Park Rapids Chief of Police job following interviews last week. A six-person special committee interviewed five finalists, and based on the evaluation, unanimously recommended Jeffrey Appel to be hired as the...
September 25, 2016 - 6:32pm
September 7, 2016
Police chief finalists set for interviews
The search for a new Park Rapids police chief is narrowed to five finalists to be interviewed later this month. The Park Rapids City Council...
September 7, 2016 - 1:25pm
September 3, 2016
Search committee narrows police chief candidates
The City of Park Rapids personnel committee presented a review of applicants for the police chief position to the city council at a workshop held Tuesday and narrowed the list to the top seven out of the 18 that applied for the job. The personnel committee consists of Mayor Pat Mikesh...
September 3, 2016 - 6:03pm
City council, police chief agree on terms of separation agreement
The Park Rapids City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to accept a retirement letter submitted by Chief of Police Terry Eilers, at the same time approving the terms of a separation and release agreement. The chief submitted the letter to the city on June 6 with the intent to retire...
July 3, 2016 - 10:10am
March 13, 2016
Park Rapids PD receives traffic safety enforcement award
In recognition of its successful enforcement record and traffic safety activities, Park Rapids Police Department is recognized as one of eight Minnesota "Outstanding Agencies" by the Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety. This honor includes a piece of law enforcement...
March 13, 2016 - 1:02pm
February 17, 2016
Show of support for law enforcement
When Park Rapids police officer Justin Frette put the call out for the community to show its support for the Fargo officer who was shot and killed...
February 17, 2016 - 1:30pm
January 20, 2016
City council authorizes new squad room kitchen for Park Rapids Police Department
Park Rapids police officers will soon have a place to prepare meals as the city council at its Jan. 12 meeting approved funds for a kitchen. Chief Terry Eilers has been working on finding appliances and cabinets for the kitchen and told the council the estimate to complete the project...
January 20, 2016 - 1:46pm
December 23, 2015
Park Rapids PD back in regular squad room after repairs to Public Safety Building
The Park Rapids Police Department is out of its trailer and back home in the Public Safety Building. Renovation and repair work to the building,...
December 23, 2015 - 8:19am