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October 10, 2016
UPDATED: 'Nothing suspicious located' at Park Rapids Area High School after threat
PARK RAPIDS -- According to the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office, the Park Rapids Area High School received a threat Monday morning while students...
October 10, 2016 - 2:04pm
October 2, 2016
Appel new police chief in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- Park Rapids has a new chief in town. The city council followed the hiring committee's recommendation and on Tuesday approved the appointment of Jeffrey Appel as Park Rapids Chief of Police. Appel is currently a captain with the Savage Police Department and will start...
October 2, 2016 - 12:03pm
Dunn wins Park Rapids storytelling contest
PARK RAPIDS -- Anne Dunn won the title of Great American Storyteller at the conclusion of Saturday night's inaugural event at Armory Square in Park Rapids. Dunn, who now resides at Cass Lake, received a check for $1,000. The audience chose the winners after an initial round of storytelling...
October 2, 2016 - 5:25am
October 1, 2016
Old concrete water tower comes down in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- A piece of history and distinct feature to the Park Rapids skyline crumbled to the ground in a cloud of concrete dust Thursday....
October 1, 2016 - 6:58pm
Park Rapids native races in Rio
PARK RAPIDS -- Aaron Pike continues to be one of the top paralympic athletes in the United States. The 30-year-old Park Rapids native represented...
October 1, 2016 - 3:51pm
September 27, 2016
Historical trekkers follow fur trade route
Steven Orr and Tom Jessen donned period correct 18th-century clothing on Sept. 20 and regaled a Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning audience...
September 27, 2016 - 11:50am
September 26, 2016
Old Park Rapids water tower scheduled for demolition
The old concrete water tower in Park Rapids is set for demolition, possibly as early as this fall. Hubbard County commissioners at the board...
September 26, 2016 - 9:52am
September 7, 2016
Park Rapids 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 has invited the following candidates for interviews Sept. 16-17: Jeff Appel, patrol captain with the Savage (Minn.) Police Department; Tim Clements,...
September 7, 2016 - 3:43pm
August 29, 2016
Man missing following Fish Hook Lake accident identified
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The body of a missing man following a two-boat accident Thursday on Fish Hook Lake near Park Rapids has been identified....
August 29, 2016 - 10:26am
August 26, 2016
Search continues for victim after boats collide on Fish Hook Lake
One man remains missing on Fish Hook Lake on the north edge of Park Rapids following an accident involving two boats on Thursday. The search...
August 26, 2016 - 1:49pm
August 1, 2016
Park Rapids man arrested in connection to fatal accident
PARK RAPIDS—A Park Rapids man has been charged in connection to a fatal accident in Hubbard County. Dakota Walsh, 22, was arrested Friday and arraigned Monday on felony criminal vehicular homicide charges stemming from the July 23 crash that killed Avery Mikel, 19, of Park Rapids....
August 1, 2016 - 6:11pm
July 27, 2016
Itasca State Park to mark its 125th year with a celebration Sunday
PARK RAPIDS - Itasca State Park’s birthday and the 125th anniversary of Minnesota State Parks and Trails will be celebrated with a summer picnic,...
July 27, 2016 - 10:45pm
July 25, 2016
Park Rapids man dies in single-car crash
PARK RAPIDS—A Park Rapids man died after a single-vehicle accident in Hubbard County Saturday morning. The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a report of a crash on 190th Street about a mile northwest of Park Rapids at about 6:25 a.m. Saturday, according to a release....
July 25, 2016 - 4:39pm
Suspect in custody following gun incident at Park Rapids Burger King
A man is in custody at Hubbard County Jail after being arrested during an incident involving a replica handgun Friday night inside the Park Rapids Burger King. At about 10:30 p.m. Park Rapids police officers responded to a call of a man attempting to gain entry into the back door...
July 25, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 1, 2016
Tiny tourist town bounces back after fire: Couple rebuilt restaurants after ‘total loss’
DORSET, Minn. – The tiny, unincorporated village of Dorset only has a handful of actual residents, but from May through September, more than...
July 1, 2016 - 5:01pm