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SNAP working well in Otter Tail County
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
Perham School Board supports resolution for fully funding special education
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
Man dies after paraskiing on West Battle Lake
Perham sends seven to 8AA Individual finals
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Second half surge lifts DGF over Perham
Familiar foe awaits Perham at Class AA Championships
Pelican Rapids holds off Perham in conference clash
Donald J. Sweere
Donald J. Sweere
Dennis William Stanford
Mary Joanne Lischke
Joshua Matthew Karsnia
Supporting Denny McNamara
Carignan makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Elsa Jean Halonen
Perham Living selects Valentines Day Royalty
Cold weather: The job must go on
Good timing helps couple land chiropractic clinic in Perham
All Creatures Vet Clinic offering boarding and grooming in Otter Tail
Halvorson of Perham Health certified in MHA trustee certification program
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
Owen Rastedt benefit planned Feb. 24
Area students make dean's list at Concordia College
Molly West will replace Alexandra Koes as Miss Heart of the Lakes 2018
Maplewood State Park offers candlelight ski event Feb. 24
Ask A Trooper: Is driving with loud music illegal?
Editorial: HUB project in Perham is example of forward thinking
One in four students using tobacco products
Column: Do things differently when growing old
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 25 edition
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
January 14, 2014
BBB: Perham clobbers Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS — The Perham Yellowjackets padded statistics in an 83-29 running time blowout of Park Rapids (8-4) in non-conference boys basketball...
January 14, 2014 - 11:36pm
December 18, 2013
Four transported after head-on crash in Akeley
Four people were transported to the Park Rapids hospital late Monday afternoon after two vehicles collided head-on at a busy intersection east...
December 18, 2013 - 9:53am
December 2, 2013
Park Rapids woman seriously injured in rollover crash
AKELEY, Minn. – A Park Rapids woman was seriously injured when an SUV she was driving rolled near here early Sunday morning, the State Patrol reported. Cindy L. Lundmark, 56, was traveling westbound on Highway 34 about 2 a.m. when she left the road, drove into a ditch, and then...
December 2, 2013 - 12:19pm
October 18, 2013
UPDATED: Robber of Park Rapids store remains at large
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October 18, 2013 - 12:20pm
October 17, 2013
Armed robber hits Holiday Station in Park Rapids; manhunt under way
Hubbard County and Park Rapids authorities are searching for a uniquely described armed robber that held up the Holiday Station Store in Park...
October 17, 2013 - 9:25am
September 16, 2013
Park Rapids chef debuts on Food Network
Chef and cookbook author Amy Thielen made her television debut on the Food Network’s “Heartland Table” last Saturday morning. The show...
September 16, 2013 - 11:11am
August 1, 2013
Accident at RDO farm shop sends one to hospital
One person was transported to the Park Rapids hospital following an industrial accident Wednesday afternoon at the Lamb-Weston RDO potato processing...
August 1, 2013 - 10:05am
July 11, 2013
A cask act: 25-year-old cooper runs family business
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - Russ Karasch doesn’t hesitate to say he’s the “luckiest guy on Earth” to have his 25-year-old daughter as his boss. Heidi Karasch is the owner of Black Swan Cooperage, the Karasch family barrel-making business. She’s also one of the only female...
July 11, 2013 - 12:17pm
May 15, 2013
Menahga fire 0 percent contained, several buildings lost
Firefighters are working to contain a wildfire that is now between 3,000 and 4,000 acres in north-central Minnesota as of Wednesday morning. Officials are now calling it the Green Valley Fire. It started at about 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon southwest of Park Rapids near Menahga...
May 15, 2013 - 1:03pm
Fire in Park Rapids area burns structures, forces evacuations
As the Rev. Jim Neubauer stood outside St. John’s Lutheran Church here, he watched the raging wildfire billow smoke into the air, looking for...
May 15, 2013 - 10:28am
May 14, 2013
Wildfire triggers evacuation in southwest Hubbard County
Due to a large fire burning southwest of Park Rapids, residents are being evacuated within a five-mile radius from 110th Street to Highway 71...
May 14, 2013 - 6:33pm
August 9, 2012
PR man convicted of all 11 counts in head-on crash that killed Backus woman
It took a Hubbard County jury 2½ hours to find a Park Rapids man guilty of all 11 charges in connection with a head-on collision a year ago...
August 9, 2012 - 9:31am
December 28, 2009
State looks at making 911 dispatch a regional operation
PARK RAPIDS -- The 911 dispatch center is the lifeblood of emergency operations in Hubbard County, so when Sheriff Frank Homer announced last...
December 28, 2009 - 5:36pm
Park Rapids Fire department suffers radio system failure
PARK RAPIDS -- The Park Rapids Fire Department is in need of new radio equipment after a system failure. "We lost our base station, which is also our repeater," said fire chief Donn Hoffman. The equipment was old and on schedule to be replaced soon. The first system failure was...
December 28, 2009 - 2:07pm
December 22, 2009
Park Rapids crash sends 2 to hospital
PARK RAPIDS -- A two-vehicle accident causing non-life threatening injuries occurred about 10:35 a.m. Monday when a westbound vehicle driven...
December 22, 2009 - 9:25am