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Debate over Line 3: Economic and environmental concerns discussed at state hearing
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Beltrami County Commissioners review Eelpout Fest application
'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
Minnesota Governor's Residence to be lit blue for Somali victims
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
CROSS COUNTRY: Hamrin makes herself at home as girls take 3rd, boys 2nd at Bemidji Invite
FOOTBALL: Jacks to host St. Cloud Tech in regular season finale
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Langei named WCHA Rookie of the Week
SOCCER: Jacks advance after ‘emotional roller coaster’ win
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Gilbert D. Bahr
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
April 27, 2017
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — The death of a 3-year-old girl last week in Hubbard County is under investigation. Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes...
April 27, 2017 - 9:03am
April 19, 2017
'Everything is learning': Minnesota districts with free pre-K say its boon for kids, parents
ADA, Minn. — Fresh off a post-lunch nap, the 4- and 5-year-olds in Dawn Tinjum's pre-kindergarten class at Ada-Borup Elementary School...
April 19, 2017 - 7:42pm
April 16, 2017
Rith-Najarian joins Sanford Health in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS—Dr. Stephen Rith-Najarian has joined the staff of Sanford Health Park Rapids Clinic. Rith-Najarian specializes in family medicine,...
April 16, 2017 - 6:02am
April 15, 2017
Frieden appointed new Hubbard County Attorney
PARK RAPIDS -- Hubbard County Commissioners have appointed Assistant County Attorney Jonathan Frieden as the new county attorney following the...
April 15, 2017 - 3:24pm
April 11, 2017
Police arrest man, former murder suspect, for pursuit in Itasca State Park
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — The man believed to have led law enforcement on a vehicle pursuit before fleeing into the Itasca State Park woods...
April 11, 2017 - 11:52am
March 21, 2017
Plea deal reached in fatal Park Rapids crash case
The case of a tragic, late-night vehicle accident last year where one man died and another faced felony charges was settled last week before...
March 21, 2017 - 10:15am
March 8, 2017
IDEA Competition names finalists
BEMIDJI—The IDEA Competition has released its list of finalists for the 2017 edition of the annual award. The finalists are: Bare Cloth: Keila McCracken, Turtle River Bolton Bees: Chiara and Travis Bolton, Hubbard County DeanUltraThinRetainer: Todd Sandwick, Fosston Raptor Rack:...
March 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 5, 2017
Longtime Bemidji ACE Hardware manager buys store in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS—These days, Brad Dahn is handing out a new business card. It reads: "Wanderer. Explorer. Opportunist." For the past 28 years,...
March 5, 2017 - 12:30pm
January 19, 2017
Park Rapids veteran to take on 'PCT 4 PTSD' hike
Bradley Livingston is on a 4,000-mile journey to raise awareness for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and he's doing it primarily on foot....
January 19, 2017 - 2:18pm
January 7, 2017
Bemidji man accused of Park Rapids stabbing
PARK RAPIDS—A Bemidji man has been charged with third-degree assault in Hubbard County after allegedly stabbing another man during a fight....
January 7, 2017 - 1:23pm
December 26, 2016
Park Rapids' jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — A bit of Hollywood's glitz and glamour will soon emanate from a Park Rapids artist. Copper cuffs handcrafted by Kelly...
December 26, 2016 - 2:17pm
December 21, 2016
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
Sanford Health announced this week it will open a new clinic in Park Rapids spring of 2017. The Sanford Health Park Rapids Clinic will be located...
December 21, 2016 - 1:39pm
December 13, 2016
Santa hanging up his hat after playing the part for 30 years
Dick Rutherford is well known in and around Park Rapids. He's Santa Claus and after playing the part in the community for three decades he's...
December 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 30, 2016
Two injured in snowmobile accident near Menahga
Two people were injured in a snowmobile accident on Nov. 21 in Blueberry Township near Menahga. According to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office, at approximately 2:45 p.m. there was a report of a snowmobile accident on 340th Street, west of U.S. Highway 71 in Blueberry Township. Deputies...
November 30, 2016 - 10:47am
Park Rapids man admits to burning down garage
A Park Rapids man was arrested and charged with felony second degree arson after admitting to local grocery store employees and law enforcement...
November 30, 2016 - 10:46am