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Local Vietnam vet is guest speaker at Memorial Day program
BIO Girls on the move: Group builds self-esteem in young girls
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Park Rapids man injured in motorcycle crash
Minnesota lawmakers worry about mistakes in rush to pass state budget, special session planned for Friday
Clay Dusters top league in Week 4
Thief River Falls hands Panthers loss in playoffs
Park Rapids boys repeat as 8-29A track champions
Park Rapids girls capture 14th straight subsection track title
Dudley, Frazier, Rypkema win Subsection 8-29A titles
James Dennis "Jim" Conklin
Troy Lee Bruce
Lloyd D. Nedved
Minnesota student finds her 'place to be' with ag and state leadership role with FFA
Operation Round Up awards $40,000 in grants
Finding qualified workforce a top challenge for Minnesota's manufacturers
Therapy dogs have paw-sitive impact on cancer patients
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Place a Business Announcement
Saved by streaming: The music industry's bright spot looks a lot like vinyl once did.
'It blew me away': Fargo filmmaker celebrates new movie on Netflix produced by Spike Lee
Dennison named new director of historical museum
Check out these fun facts, history of Mother's Day
Eskens speaking at public library May 15
Warbler walks open eyes to nature around us: Audubon offers free birding field trips Tuesdays, Thursdays through May
Eagle Scout project helps protect area lake
In spring, steer clear of newborn fawns
Host community selected for 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
DNR anticipates abundance of walleye, pike
Column: Soldier describes close calls with death in the trenches of WWI
LETTER TO EDITOR: Time to replace an outdated biking law?
Talking tick season with a U of M researcher
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Become an upstander, not a victim-blamer
LETTER TO EDITOR: Support, volunteers welcome for Heartland Spur Trail project
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
May 2, 2019
Park Rapids man hurt in Becker County crash
A Park Rapids man was injured in a rollover accident Wednesday on Highway 34 in Becker County. Louis Mortimer Meeks Jr., 69, of Park Rapids suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the Park Rapids hospital, according to the State Patrol. He was driving a 2006 Ford 500...
May 2, 2019 - 9:58pm
December 13, 2018
Enbridge hopes to see Line 3 pipeline installed next year
While it's not exactly clear sailing, it's at least choppy sailing for the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline replacement project, which got the go-ahead in June from the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission. Construction is expected to start early next year, and the pipeline is expected to...
December 13, 2018 - 10:10am
December 1, 2018
BRICKS AND CLICKS: Innovation, attitude are key to retail business success
In the time it takes to read this sentence, a shopper can take their phone, quickly search up something they want on Amazon and with a simple...
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am
November 23, 2018
Bricks & Clicks: The fight for your dollar
EDITOR'S NOTE: We are lucky to be living in communities where retail districts are still strong and vibrant; however, we cannot pretend that...
November 23, 2018 - 7:30pm
October 9, 2018
Walz, Johnson stick to common themes in central Minnesota forum
WILLMAR, Minn. — The views of Minnesota's future provided by its major candidates for governor could hardly be more different. During a...
October 9, 2018 - 10:47pm
October 4, 2018
Trailblazing American Indian education leader in Minnesota Larry Aitken dies at 74
LEECH LAKE, Minn.—Larry Aitken, a luminary of American Indian education, passed away early Thursday. He was 74.
October 4, 2018 - 7:42pm
September 20, 2018
The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
The Revolution is coming... to Detroit Lakes! The versatile band behind some of the most iconic hits of the late Minnesota-grown music legend,...
September 20, 2018 - 12:38pm
September 14, 2018
Detroit Lakes composer's music played at Miss America contest
DETROIT LAKES, MN - A piano composer from Detroit Lakes turned on the Miss America pageant to hear her song on national TV. Miss Idaho Nina Forest...
September 14, 2018 - 11:19am
September 13, 2018
Healing invisible wounds: Fargo's VA offers holistic care for veterans
FARGO—Post-traumatic stress disorder began to rear its ugly head in the life of U.S. Army Capt. Garrett Ruud during a second deployment...
September 13, 2018 - 9:08am
August 12, 2018
Small northern Minnesota county hires its own opiate fighter
PINE RIVER, Minn.—Amidst the growing epidemic of opioid abuse, north-central Minnesota's Cass County has hired a fulltime person to help...
August 12, 2018 - 8:35am
Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana
Dickinson Paleontologist Denver Fowler and his team are continuing summer field work at Montana's Judith River Formation, where a complete, articulated tyrannosaur skeleton is being uncovered. Fowler has called the Montana site "the most exciting I've ever found." Last year, Fowler...
August 12, 2018 - 6:17am
June 11, 2018
Missing 41-year-old Casselton woman found safe, sheriff's office says
FARGO—The Cass County Sheriff's Office says they've safely located a missing Casselton, N.D. woman who was last seen in Fargo on Friday, June...
June 11, 2018 - 1:16pm
June 7, 2018
Shut down again: No live music at Detroit Lakes Zorbaz this summer
Don't look for live music on warm summer evenings at the Detroit Lakes Zorbaz any time soon — the popular bar and restaurant on the DL beach...
June 7, 2018 - 5:12pm
June 1, 2018
Here's what happens to stacks of drugs after police seizures
MOORHEAD, Minn.—A steady stream of hefty drug seizures during traffic stops during the past nine months has been a bonanza for area law...
June 1, 2018 - 5:52pm
May 14, 2018
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—An Alexandria man has been charged in Becker County District court after he allegedly led a deputy on a dangerous...
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm