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Gov. Dayton reveals he has prostate cancer; diagnosed on Friday
Daigneault signs letter of intent to NIACC
Dayton collapses, then walks with aid after State of the State speech
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Warren, Phillips join ranks of Section 6A's Top 10 scorers
Snyder, Erkenbrack lead Wolverines in victories
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Keith D. Davis Jr.
Joyce (Pleidrup) Cunningham
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Over 100 attend NJPA's workforce conference
Tri-County Auxiliary raises record amount at annual holiday auction
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Staples Area Women's Chorus presents 'Her Voice, Her Song'
NYM Cultural Center hosts comedy music show Jan. 20
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Acts of Solace Project seeking performers in Wadena
Author Lois Greiman visiting Wadena Saturday
Chicken, Broccoli and Blackened Tomato Salad
Are you in the dark about sleep?
Area students make President's List at M State
Clergy view: Great is thy faithfulness
Local students make dean's list at St. Cloud State
COMMENTARY: School choice matters for Minnesota families
Will a CDL driver lose both license endorsements with a DWI?
State manufacturers optimistic about 2017 economy
What survivors should know; A veteran/retiree checklist
Your letters - Jan. 12 edition
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Shout-out for Pout: New Minnesota state eelpout record is on the books
Chronic Wasting Disease found in two farm-raised deer
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
May 14, 2012
Stephen James Girtz, 39, Park Rapids, seat belt required, fees $90. Levi Sloan Benson, 30, Motley, refusal to submit to chemical test, local confinement 365 days with 240 days credit for time served, fees $1,095. Norman Grover Kurti, 56, Wadena, DWI, local confinement 90 days with...
May 14, 2012 - 10:53am
February 5, 2012
Stacaia Marie Murdock, 36, Brainerd, uninsured vehicle, 90 days jail stayed for one year, one year probation, fees $1,465 with $700 stayed for one year. Charges of proof of insurance and seat belt required were dismissed at sentencing. Stephanie Ann Discher, 30, Eagle Bend, school...
February 5, 2012 - 1:11pm
January 28, 2012
Joshua James Pederson, 20, Park Rapids, 65/55, fees $130. Mario Anthony Flippi, 30, Little Falls, Minn., 50/40, fees $130.
January 28, 2012 - 11:50am
Eric Ervin Makela, 31, Menahga, DWI -- refusal to submit to chemical test and open bottle law, 365 days jail with 335 days stayed for six years, six years probation, 26 days electronic home monitoring, fees $1,920. Charges of DUI and possession of drug paraphernalia were dismissed...
January 28, 2012 - 11:46am
January 22, 2012
Park Rapids Community Ed to host Expo
Park Rapids Community Education will be hosting an Energy & Wellness Expo. At this event, you will be able to visit with exhibitors, attend presentations, receive free promotional items from exhibitors, plus learn about renewable energy, the environment, our health and how they all...
January 22, 2012 - 12:46pm
January 14, 2012
Cravaack visits Park Rapids
Constituents gathered for a town hall meeting with U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack Monday night in Park Rapids. Cravaack gave a brief presentation about the federal budget and deficit at Century School. "In 2010, the budget was $3.5 trillion," he said.
January 14, 2012 - 12:20pm
December 18, 2011
Waln, Steffens, Reurink pace wrestlers
State-ranked wrestlers Sam Waln, Mitch Steffens and Tony Reurink all won three times Saturday as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines placed fifth in the Park Rapids Invitational. The Wolverines lost to Lisbon (N.D.) 56-16 but gave up 30 points on forfeits. Four forfeits proved costly...
December 18, 2011 - 3:12pm
November 20, 2011
Park Rapids man charged for chase
A Park Rapids man was charged Nov. 8 in Wadena County District Court with four crimes related to an alleged police chase reaching speeds of nearly 120 miles per hour. According to court documents, 44-year-old James Allen Zaske failed to stop at a stop sign in the early morning hours...
November 20, 2011 - 2:28pm
November 13, 2011
Hubbard canine nabs suspect, pound of flesh
Oakley got his pound of flesh and his man. A Wadena County suspect is facing numerous charges and may prefer standing through them for the time being. James Allen Zaske, 44, allegedly led Sebeka police and other officers on a high speed chase into Hubbard County early Saturday morning...
November 13, 2011 - 2:31pm
November 5, 2011
Surviving the Holidays offered in Park Rapids
If you are divorced, divorcing, or separated and unsure how you are going to survive the holidays, Faith Baptist Church in Park Rapids will be hosting a special event for you. Surviving the Holidays is a workshop to help you through the holiday season; a time when you may feel most...
November 5, 2011 - 8:49pm
April 10, 2011
Benefit for 'dying' victim may have been a swindle
When Douglas County Sheriff's Sergeant Dave Ahlquist went to the home of Penny Jo Haupt, the former treasurer of a charity established on her own behalf, Haupt's boyfriend had a warning, according to court records. Steve "Red" Douma told the investigator it was a "bad idea" to try...
April 10, 2011 - 9:27am
March 27, 2011
Murder suicide claims two lives in Park Rapids
A family tragedy unfolded Tuesday night as a husband and wife died in a murder-suicide in Park Rapids. Police said Gregory Duane Anderson, 45, shot his wife Dawn at their home on Birch Briar Lane, then turned a high-powered rifle on himself. Both bodies were found on the front porch. Police...
March 27, 2011 - 1:32pm
March 13, 2011
Wadena players help Park Rapids earn state tournament berth
The Park Rapids Pee Wee hockey team is headed to the state tournament after a 2-1 overtime victory over Bemidji at the North Regional Tournament...
March 13, 2011 - 4:39pm
February 6, 2011
The mystery at Four Mile Corner: What happened 38 years ago?
Hubbard County authorities are taking a look at a "cold case" to see if they can help a Sebeka woman learn how her 19-year-old brother died in...
February 6, 2011 - 5:13pm
October 22, 2010
Unconscious driver faces DWI charge
A Park Rapids man was released on $12,000 bond after allegedly being found passed out behind the wheel with the vehicle in park and the engine gunned. A Wadena County sheriff's deputy and Menahga police officer allegedly found Bruce Richard Weaver, 38, unconscious behind the wheel...
October 22, 2010 - 3:04pm