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Throat-slashing victim tells story of survival
Meteorologists, farmers, park rangers and hungry kids — many feel the brunt of the shutdown
The federal shutdown so far — what you need to know
Openness of meetings debated by Hubbard County Board
25 Minnesota National Guard soldiers headed to the Middle East
Warriors roll to wins over W-DC, WHAN
Defense sparks Braves' 45-32 win over Henning
Dravis captures title at Thief River Falls
Fritze places first in diving at True Team
Pirates rally late to edge Panthers
Jerry Keith Sherk
Richard P. Johnson
June Irene Yliniemi
Suzette Amelia Parkos
Beverly Ann Barnum
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
CHECK IT OUT COLUMN: Library offering Snow Time to Read program and more
Youth invited to enter library's short story contest
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
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
LETTER TO EDITOR: Thanks, Park Rapids, for bringing my puppy home
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
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
November 25, 2018
With Maine opting for ranked-choice voting, are Minnesota and others to follow?
How often does it come down to a choice weighed “between the lesser of two evils” in American politics? Maybe that’s something of a hyperbolic...
November 25, 2018 - 6:21pm
November 5, 2018
Donated 'Rez Uber' taking White Earth reservation residents to polls
An organization on the White Earth Reservation, Honor the Earth, is bussing people throughout Becker, Clearwater and Mahnomen counties in northwest...
November 5, 2018 - 10:08am
August 14, 2018
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
ST. PAUL—Nearly a quarter of Minnesota's registered voters cast ballots in Tuesday's state primary elections, with DFL voters nearly doubling the turnout of Republicans. Around 780,000 of the state's registered 3.2 million voters had cast ballots as of 10:40 p.m., with 83 percent...
August 14, 2018 - 11:36pm
IT'S OUR TURN: Consider ranked-choice voting system
When Minnesota's 2017-18 legislative session ended on May 20, one thing that ended with it was the latest go-around of an effort to ban ranked-choice voting (RCV). Left on the table were House File 3690 and Senate File 3325. They would have prohibited political entities in Minnesota...
July 14, 2018 - 12:30pm
Here’s a look at exchange in Supreme Court on Minn. voter clothing
ST. PAUL -- In many ways, the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision Thursday to strike down a decades-old Minnesota voting law can be boiled down...
June 14, 2018 - 10:45pm
April 8, 2017
Letter: Rep. Green's statistics misleading us again
In Rep. Green's recent editorial, he uses statistics that he received from the Secretary of State's (SOS) office to justify his false claim that over 24,000 election day registrations in the 2008 election never had their addresses verified and hence were fraudulent. He concludes the...
April 8, 2017 - 4:47pm
Guest Editorial: Eliminating Election Day voter registration not supported by facts
The commentary published by Rep. Steve Green (March 29, 2017) as a follow-up to his comments at the Park Rapids Area League of Women Voters Legislative Town Hall (February 22, 2017) adds further confusion rather than clarification. Rep. Green attempts to defend his citation of 24,000...
April 8, 2017 - 4:45pm
November 6, 2016
About 13 percent of registered Minn. voters have already cast ballots
Minnesotans have flocked to casting ballots before Election Day, leaving all previous records in the dust. Hubbard County is no exception as...
November 6, 2016 - 2:21pm
September 21, 2016
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
On Sept. 8, League of Women Voters (LWV) Park Rapids Area held its annual fall membership gathering at the Good Life Cafe. It was a chance for members and friends to gather and hear about the importance of the league and LWV membership during this important election cycle. Terry Kalil,...
September 21, 2016 - 8:53am
October 29, 2014
Letter: Women: Vote for those who support our rights
I find it interesting that the Republican party which professes to believe in limited government is the one that is a staunch proponent of exactly the opposite when it comes to women’s bodies.
October 29, 2014 - 11:27am
September 27, 2014
League of Women Voters gearing up for election
Voting season is quickly approaching across the nation, and in Hubbard County the League of Women Voters (LWV) Park Rapids unit is looking to...
September 27, 2014 - 10:22am
November 10, 2012
Hubbard County has high voter turnout
Ninety-four percent of Hubbard County voters showed up at the polls or voted absentee by Tuesday, eclipsing the state's 76 percent voter turnout...
November 10, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 6, 2012
Hubbard County townships see early stream of voters
Hubbard County polling places got off to a brisk start Tuesday morning as voters began lining up at 7 a.m. By 7:30 a.m.
November 6, 2012 - 7:44am
October 10, 2012
Voter Outreach effort stresses importance of casting ballots to local students
Claire Wilson, director of Voter Outreach for the Minnesota Secretary of State's Office, conducted two voter information workshops in Park Rapids...
October 10, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 15, 2012
Voter ID law could cost Hubbard County
Minnesota's proposed Voter ID law, which recent polls suggest could pass handily, will have unintended consequences and unanticipated costs for...
September 15, 2012 - 1:00pm