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  1. David Paul Patterson Says He Was Arrested For Saving Lives With MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | City Pages

    When David Paul Patterson arrives in Hubbard County District Court in Park Rapids, Minnesota, he dresses up. Not in a suit and tie, but in baggy shorts falling below his knees and a forest-green shirt with a giant marijuana leaf splayed across the front.

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  2. Feds single out investigation into synthetic drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Rock102online.com

    ... case involved 15 defendants. Eighteen-year-old Christian Bjerk, of Grand Forks, and 17-year-old Elijah Stai, of Park Rapids, Minnesota, died within a week of each other in June 2012 after ingesting the hallucinogens. U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon ...

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  3. Heaping insult upon injury -- or: As if losing the love of your life isn't quite painful enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | TwinCities

    ... up near Strawberry Hill [where R. (H.) F 's grandparents sold Mobil gasoline, strawberries and eggs, between Park Rapids and Itasca State Park on Highway 71], and it brought back wonderful memories of that great place. "I rarely had any spending ...

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  4. Phyllis (Christianson) OlsonRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Sentinel

    ... Olson on June 25, 1966. They couple enjoyed many summers in their trailer: first in Walker, Minn., and later in Park Rapids. Gib passed away in October of 1981. Phyllis is a member of Hope United Methodist Church. She always enjoyed her family and ...

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  5. Two Pickup Truck Drivers Killed In AccidentsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... ounty after her truck entered a ditch on the side of Interstate 35. About an hour earlier on Highway 71 South in Park Rapids, Scott Gartner died after his pickup rear ended another truck leaving a potato plant.

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  6. Pickup drivers killed in crashes Tuesday night were from Minneapolis, Park RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Star Tribune

    ... driver of another pickup died in a crash with a truck pulling out of the RDO potato plant on Hwy. 71 south of Park Rapids, Minn., the State Patrol said. Alcohol is suspected in that crash. The 38-year-old driver of the pickup, Scott Gartner, of Park ...

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  7. Four U of M Students Receive Medical ScholarshipsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Minnesota Medical Association Online

    ... Lee Morris from Sabin; Nicole Pothen from Faribault; Rachel Warnert from St. Joseph; and Jason Weiderin from Park Rapids. Working through the University of Minnesota Foundation, MMAF awards scholarships to medical students from medically underserved ...

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  8. Restaurants aplenty: Rural Minnesota's service economy challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Star Tribune

    ... some watering holes as feeding stations. The Poker's hometown of Pine City is third at 104:1, followed by Park Rapids (106:1), (which is also the city where I'll be broadcasting my newest Great Northern Radio Show this Saturday at 5 p.m.). Rounding ...

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  9. Honor the Earth Launches 'Love Water Not Oil' Northern TourRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Circle

    ... Sandpiper pipeline, projected at running 375,000 barrels per day, would cut through the chain of lakes south of Park Rapids and Walker, towards Brainerd and McGregor and snake back up to the Duluth and Superior area. The company is proposing to ...

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  10. MCW boys 1st, FHS girls 2nd at MilacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Sentinel

    ... line in 17:07.7 to capture sixth place overall in the 5K competition, while No. 2-ranked Isaac Overmyer of Park Rapids won the AA boys race in 16:14.5. Nick Holm and Matthew Viesselman each contributed a top-20 performance to add scoring strength to ...

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  11. Minnesota Poll: Corporate inversions unpopular in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... and urging Congress to pass an anti-inversion law. Don Malm, a Democrat and "semiretired" contractor living in Park Rapids, said companies seeking inversions should recognize how much they've benefited from being in the United States, particularly ...

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  12. Two Hurt in Becker County Rollover CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Valley News Live

    Two people were hurt after a driver apparently fell asleep and ran off the road in Becker County Tuesday night. The Minnesota State Patrol says James Casto, who's 19 and from Hibbing, MN, was driving west on Highway 34 near Park Rapids.

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  13. Enjoy Crosslake Days - Fall FestivalRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Northland Press

    ... place to be September 25-27, 2014. Wendy Jensen, Itasca Leathergoods; Sherry Gibbons, Servpro of Brainerd and Park Rapids; Dawn Maucieri - Maucieri's Italian Bistro; Pat Netko, Lake Country Crafts and Cones; Leann Pitzl, Frandsen Bank & Trust Many ...

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  14. Minnesota regulators want broader look at pipeline routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... for Minnesotans who love their lake country," said Richard Smith, president of the Friends of the Headwaters, a Park Rapids-based group formed last year to oppose the pipeline through that area. The six alternate routes, proposed by that group and ...

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  15. Honor the Earth Launches 'Love Water Not Oil' Northern TourRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Circle

    ... Sandpiper pipeline, projected at running 375,000 barrels per day, would cut through the chain of lakes south of Park Rapids and Walker, towards Brainerd and McGregor and snake back up to the Duluth and Superior area. The company is proposing to ...

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  16. Honor the Earth Launches 'Love Water Not Oil' Northern TourRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Circle

    ... Sandpiper pipeline, projected at running 375,000 barrels per day, would cut through the chain of lakes south of Park Rapids and Walker, towards Brainerd and McGregor and snake back up to the Duluth and Superior area. The company is proposing to ...

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  17. Randall J. BerknerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Journal

    ... on hogs. He retired from farming in 1987. Randy and Dolly spent many summers at their cabin on Potato Lake in Park Rapids. He truly enjoyed fishing and family time around the campfire. In his retirement years he took up golf and was always eager to ...

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  18. Park Rapids woman pleads guilty in horses' starvation deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | TwinCities

    A Park Rapids woman has entered guilty pleas to two felony counts of letting two horses starve to death in Hubbard County last spring. Minden Ann Crenshaw, 28, pleaded guilty to mistreating or abusing animals.

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  19. Lightning Likely Cause In 2 Devastating Fires In Small MN TownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Valley News Live

    ... can't put an exact dollar amount on the damage, but know that its hundreds of thousands of dollars. Meanwhile in Park Rapids, less than 10 miles from Dorset lightening is the cause of a fire to a mobile home. That mobile home park was hit by ...

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  20. Fire Destroys Dorset Restaurant, Damages AnotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... to see the damage herself yet. Witnesses said that the neighboring CompaA eros was also damaged by fire. The Park Rapids Enterprise reported that the owners of the restaurant "sat across the street fighting back tears" as firefighters battled the ...

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