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June 1, 2016
Park Rapids man dies in fight at Alexandria park
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A man has died after a fight over the Memorial Day weekend in Legion Park in Alexandria. At about 12:48 a.m. Sunday , the Alexandria Police Department responded to a call where they found 31-year-old Jeffrey Preston of Park Rapids on the ground seizing. Preston...
June 1, 2016 - 9:51am
May 20, 2016
BOYS TENNIS: Bemidji ends regular season with pair of wins
PARK RAPIDS — The Bemidji High School boys tennis team finished the regular season with a pair of wins Friday at Park Rapids High School, edging...
May 20, 2016 - 11:22pm
March 26, 2016
Tapping the tradition of sap to sweet maple syrup
Maple syrup is among one of the oldest commodities produced in the United States. Northeastern Native Americans managed maple groves, tapped...
March 26, 2016 - 11:53am
March 3, 2016
Park Rapids man in custody following police pursuit ending at Emmaville
A man wanted on a Department of Corrections warrant was arrested Friday after he and his girlfriend allegedly led law enforcement on a high speed pursuit with an infant in the back seat. David Allen Brandenburg, 34, of Park Rapids, was wanted on an active Department of Corrections...
March 3, 2016 - 2:50pm
February 7, 2016
MnDOT eyes roundabout on Highway 71 in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- Minnesota Department of Transportation officials presented additional intersection control information at a public input meeting here Tuesday, and indications are a roundabout is likely on U.S. Highway 71 and CSAH 15. Although the final decision has yet to be made the...
February 7, 2016 - 12:40pm
January 16, 2016
Park Rapids couple nets $100,000 in lottery
PARK RAPIDS -- Last week’s lottery frenzy became a reality for a Park Rapids couple who won $150,000 in the Saturday, Jan. 9 Powerball drawing....
January 16, 2016 - 3:27pm
December 21, 2015
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bagley rallies to top Park Rapids, win fourth straight
BAGLEY — The Bagley boys basketball team rallied past Park Rapids Area on Monday night to secure its fourth straight victory. The Flyers (6-3) beat the Panthers 51-45 behind Hunter Syverson’s team-high 14 points. Park Rapids (1-9) led 28-24 at halftime, but the Flyers outscored...
December 21, 2015 - 11:16pm
Two high-speed chases last week in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- Separate police pursuits starting in Park Rapids Tuesday and involving high speeds at times landed two men in jail on multiple felony charges. Kyle Austin Larson, 34, of Park Rapids is charged with felony counts of first degree burglary, fleeing a peace officer in a...
December 21, 2015 - 11:16am
November 1, 2015
Patt Rall Column: When the arts can take you to another place
The rain on the roof only added to the dankness of the psychiatrist's office on stage right and the institutional single bed on stage left; the...
November 1, 2015 - 12:38am
October 15, 2015
Woman dies in accident in Otter Tail County
The driver of a car involved in a head-on crash with a semi-truck was killed on Highway 210 west in Otter Tail County on Wednesday morning, the State Patrol said. Authorities identified the driver as 28-year-old Tiffany R. Anderson of Verndale, Minn. Sgt. Jesse Grabow said the...
October 15, 2015 - 9:35am
September 29, 2015
SWIMMING AND DIVING: Bemidji beats Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS — Mackenzie Ritchie and Libby McRae each had two individual first-place finishes and contributed to a relay win to lead Bemidji...
September 29, 2015 - 10:59pm
August 21, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Touring through time: Family connections strong for Lake Itasca Tours (w/ video)
PARK RAPIDS -- Chris Coborn grew up hearing the story of the how the source of the Mississippi River was discovered. It was July 1832 when...
August 21, 2015 - 9:46am
August 17, 2015
Two-day manhunt ends in capture of suspect hiding in a deer stand in Wadena County
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A two-day manhunt finally turned up a Park Rapids man considered dangerous and possibly armed in northern Wadena County who had apparently been hiding in a deer stand. Hubbard County's canine Oakley was instrumental in the capture. Numerous officers...
August 17, 2015 - 9:36pm
August 10, 2015
Kevin Kling and Rio Nido concert
PARK RAPIDS -- The Friends of the Headwaters are hosting a silent auction and fundraiser concert featuring both the Rio Nido trio and Kevin Kling from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 16 in the auditorium at Park Rapids High School, 401 Huntsinger Ave in Park Rapids. The Rio Nido is a jazz...
August 10, 2015 - 6:48pm
Youth music, art event in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- The Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council will showcase the artistic talents of area youth during Youth Music and Art Showcase VII Thursday and Friday in downtown Park Rapids. The Youth Showcase coincides with Park Rapids’ All School Reunion, which will kick...
August 10, 2015 - 6:47pm