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Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
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Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
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Hawley man sets state muskie record
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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....
11 hours 8 min ago
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...
13 hours 47 min ago
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
June 27, 2016
Park Rapids man wielding hatchet arrested in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES -- A Park Rapids man is in the Becker County jail after allegedly assaulting a woman and then chasing around a man, who tried to intervene, around with a hatchet. Wayne Lee Patton, 48, is charged with three felonies - assault with a dangerous weapon and two domestic...
June 27, 2016 - 4:05pm
June 25, 2016
Park Rapids man dies in crash south of Mahnomen
PARK RAPIDS -- A head-on collision south of Mahnomen claimed the life of a Park Rapids man and seriously injured his passenger early Friday morning. A freightliner tractor trailer was traveling south on Highway 59 when a Nissan Altima traveling northbound crossed the centerline in...
June 25, 2016 - 1:20pm
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