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February 24, 2018
Fire destroys hotel at Park Rapids resort
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — A Friday, Feb. 23, fire destroyed the hotel at a resort near here. Firefighters responded about 5:20 a.m. Friday to...
February 24, 2018 - 8:52am
January 22, 2018
Hubbard County sheriff proposes animal ordinance
PARK RAPIDS—Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes presented a county animal ordinance to county commissioners on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Its purpose is "the control of nuisance, potentially dangerous and dangerous animals," whether mammal, reptile, amphibian, fish or bird. At the Jan....
January 22, 2018 - 4:17pm
January 16, 2018
Northwest Minnesota Foundation receives grant to address child care shortage
BEMIDJI— The Northwest Minnesota Foundation recently was awarded a $90,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic...
January 16, 2018 - 6:43pm
January 14, 2018
Around the Arts, January 14
Mask and Rose to host festival of female playwrights BEMIDJI—In collaboration with BSU, the Mask and Rose Theater is bringing Little Black...
January 14, 2018 - 10:15am
December 28, 2017
Firefighters respond to Park Rapids house fire
Park Rapids and Menahga Fire Departments battled a fire in 20-below-zero temperatures, with windchill, Wednesday night. At approximately 9:30...
December 28, 2017 - 12:47pm
December 15, 2017
Authorities identify Park Rapids man killed in Highway 71 head-on collision
BEMIDJI -- Authorities on Friday released the name of a Park Rapids man who was killed in a head-on collision on Thursday morning on an icy U.S....
December 15, 2017 - 1:58pm
December 14, 2017
Park Rapids man killed in Highway 71 head-on collision
BEMIDJI -- A 75-year-old Park Rapids man was killed in a head-on collision on Thursday morning on U.S. Highway 71 in Hubbard County. According...
December 14, 2017 - 7:49pm
Couple survives 25 minutes in frigid waters of northwest Minn. lake after falling through ice
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—A Park Rapids man is hospitalized and his wife is recovering after the couple went through the ice on their ATV and...
December 14, 2017 - 3:55pm
December 7, 2017
Two Park Rapids, Minn. men accused of cattle theft
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. - Two Park Rapids, Minn. men have been charged with felonies after allegedly selling cattle they did not own. Bret Ricardo...
December 7, 2017 - 8:15pm
November 12, 2017
Spreading the words: Ojibwe Language Project eyes expansion in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- Boozhoo! That's Ojibwe for "greetings or welcome."
November 12, 2017 - 8:55am
November 10, 2017
Minn. Public Radio from Brainerd off the air due to lightning damage
BRAINERD, Minn.—Fans of Minnesota Public Radio in Brainerd who have grown accustomed to listening to classical music and tuning in for...
November 10, 2017 - 7:09pm
November 5, 2017
Around the Arts, November 5
Book launch features Susan 'Sparky' Kedzie BEMIDJI—A book launch for local author and illustrator Susan "Sparky" Kedzie will be held Saturday, Nov. 11 at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW. The event will include a reading for her children's book "A Thousand Purring...
November 5, 2017 - 9:45am
MSHS 12th District 'Crystal Leaf' horticultural awards
PARK RAPIDS—The Minnesota State Horticultural Society's 12th District recently awarded their annual Crystal Leaf Awards at the fall meeting...
November 5, 2017 - 6:15am
November 4, 2017
Meuers to speak about Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- The League of Women Voters Park Rapids Area, in partnership with the Park Rapids Area Library, is organizing a series of events...
November 4, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 28, 2017
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
PARK RAPIDS — Year-in and year-out, some of the best deer hunting in Minnesota can be found in the Park Rapids area. A terrain that features...
October 28, 2017 - 9:09pm