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Menahga City Council appoints vice mayor, interim clerk
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
Similarities found in cases of Jasmine Block, Jayme Closs
Total lunar eclipse will produce a rare Blood Moon on Sunday
Put the phone down: Minnesota lawmakers renew push for hands-free bill
An 82-yard punt from 1961 has finally made its way into the Minnesota high school record books for Perham graduate
Warriors win final two duals at Bemidji
Tigers play best game of season to edge LCA
Three-point shooting powers Cass Lake-Bena past Tigers
Schaefer, Swenson spark Pillager's win over Braves
Larry Lee Koca
Sadella Marie Herlitz
James Michael Caliandro
Susanne Kim Johnson
‘Optimistic’ Minnesota manufacturers expect an improving or stable 2019
MnDOT launches new system to help truckers find safe parking
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
Climate change increases crop specialization risks in Midwest, study suggests
First-of-a-kind digital map pegs acid risks for MnDOT
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.
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
Input sought on Huntersville, Lyons state forest trails
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
LETTER TO EDITOR: Thanks for heartfelt support after devastating fire
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
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