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Stevens County Times
Enhanced security rules imposed for all flights to US
Employees find niche at Hancock Concrete
Minnesota parents continue argument that unions protect bad teachers
Taking a break? Snapping turtle sits on Morris lawn
Popular central Minnesota lakes near 'tipping points' for water quality
Junior Legion: Morris splits road games
Amateur Baseball: Orphans over Chokio in comeback fashion
Legion Baseball: Errors costly against Glenwood/Lowry
Legion Baseball: Hancock powers past Osakis
Amateur Baseball: Eagles sweep competition at Hinckley Invite
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
Robert "Bob" Stevenson
Wayne K. Schmidgall
Theodore Ronald Estenson
Letter to the editor: Address changes are expensive
Letter to the editor County needs to rethink shop idea
Continuity and Change
Letter to the editor: Thank you for poppy support; Legion Auxiliary needs you
Commentary: A poem for veterans
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
July 1, 2009
Local artwork may be displayed downtown as part of revitalization
Representatives from several cultural and art organizations discussed ways to incorporate art into downtown with the Main Avenue reconstruction project slated for 2010. The cracker barrel session was the third in a series that will be held each month. Paul Dove led the discussion,...
July 1, 2009 - 5:44am
June 25, 2009
Bike trail from Park Rapids to DL likely to run through Osage and Wolf Lake
Specific routes haven't been decided upon yet, but a general master plan should be in place in the next couple months for the Heartland Trail extension from Park Rapids to Moorhead. City, county and state officials met Tuesday afternoon in Wolf Lake to discuss the next step in the...
June 25, 2009 - 5:05am
June 15, 2009
Fairgrounds renters get high tax bills
When Charlie Kellner got his tax bill for 2008, his blood pressure skyrocketed. Included was an additional $5,200 for his winter storage. The...
June 15, 2009 - 5:31am
June 12, 2009
Llamas on the loose east of Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS - To the ever-growing list of duties the Hubbard County Sheriff's Department is responsible for, add "llama wranglers." That was...
June 12, 2009 - 7:12am
June 8, 2009
Township officers in Hubbard County voice concerns about 'junkyard' auto repair business
PARK RAPIDS - A long simmering dispute over a Helga Township auto business labeled an eyesore and potential environmental hazard by township officials flared at Wednesday's Hubbard County board meeting. Four of the township officers trooped into the board meeting to complain about...
June 8, 2009 - 4:56am
May 31, 2009
Community science project is ready to hatch
Wood ducks should be hatching this weekend throughout Hubbard County. In and of itself that might not be newsworthy. But for a group of Hubbard...
May 31, 2009 - 5:10am
May 25, 2009
Veteran to cut ribbon for Italian Red Bull highway
At 92, Don Singlestad is writing a book, "Fighting Fool," recalling his experiences during World War II that led to his becoming the most decorated...
May 25, 2009 - 10:33am
May 23, 2009
Park Rapids Fourth of July fireworks show needs money
The Park Rapids fireworks show is in jeopardy and needs more funding to continue. "Along with everything else going on in the economy, we've...
May 23, 2009 - 5:57am
May 17, 2009
Pelican Rapids alumni help offset cuts in district
Hundreds of checks for the Pelican Rapids (Minn.) School District arrived this spring from far-flung states - and from Switzerland, Austria and...
May 17, 2009 - 12:10pm
May 12, 2009
Kids Against Hunger suspect known but no arrest in case
A suspect has been determined in the theft and arson of a Park Rapids church group's food supplies, but not arrested yet. Police are continuing to investigate the case, but are keeping a watchful eye on the man they believe stole an SUV, trailer and food supplies belonging to Kids...
May 12, 2009 - 4:32am
May 5, 2009
Gas leak briefly detours traffic through Park Rapids
Several blocks of Park Rapids were cordoned off Tuesday afternoon when workers trenching a residential sewer line struck a clearly marked gas...
May 5, 2009 - 1:48pm
May 1, 2009
Nevis School offers retirement incentive
A possible budget shortfall during the next school year has prompted the Nevis School Board to approve a retirement assistance program for teachers. Superintendent Steve Rassier estimated six or seven of the district's teachers would qualify for the incentive, which is similar to...
May 1, 2009 - 1:04pm
April 27, 2009
Thieves destroy Kids Against Hunger supplies in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS - A lauded program called Kids Against Hunger has been victimized by unknown vandals and is preparing to start its good works from...
April 27, 2009 - 5:33am
April 24, 2009
Park Rapids alums take part in captain's rescue from pirates
When Somali pirates hijacked the U.S. cargo ship Maersk Alabama and took its American captain hostage, the Navy destroyer USS Bainbridge arrived...
April 24, 2009 - 11:04am
April 16, 2009
School district, ag association sign bus garage lease agreement
The Park Rapids School Board entered into a three-year bus garage lease with Shell Prairie Agriculture Association at a significantly lower cost...
April 16, 2009 - 4:59am