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  1. Minnesota man pleads guilty in strangulation deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    TV 21-year-old Harley Leritz admitted to second-degree murder Wednesday in Hubbardy County court after being charged with first- and second-degree murder. He choked Kiela Knowles to death in her Park Rapids apartment in February.

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  2. Sex offender admits meeting young Park Rapids mom online, killing herRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    A long prison sentence awaits a convicted sex offender who has admitted in court to fatally choking a young mother in her apartment. A long prison sentence awaits a convicted sex offender who has admitted in court to fatally choking a young mother in her Park Rapids, Minn., apartment after having just met her online and having sex with her.

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  3. Menahga man pleads guilty in strangulation deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rock102online.com

    Harley Leritz, 21, admitted to second-degree murder Wednesday in Hubbardy County court after being charged with first- and second-degree murder. He choked Kiela Knowles to death in her Park Rapids apartment in February.

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  4. Leona A. PlatzRead the original story

    Wednesday | Journal

    ... family and friends; especially her grandchildren. She is survived by her children, Anthony (Dorothy) Platz of Park Rapids, Jane (Niels) Hemmingsen of Sparks, Nev., Jeanette "Nettie" (James) Balbach of Bertha, Dennis (Jennifer) Platz of Walker, ...

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  5. Man, 21, Pleads Guilty To Murder In Choking Death Of TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... ttorney's Office said. According to the criminal complaint, Leritz is accused of choking Knowles to death in her Park Rapids apartment on Feb. 24.

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  6. By late last week, some lakes in northern Minnesota reported 3-8 inches of ice.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | St. Cloud Times

    ... 3-8 inches reported last week. But even farther south, some fishing was likely an option this weekend. In the Park Rapids area, Kevin Lempola of Delaney's Sports reported that some open water remained in the middle of some big lakes. He also said ...

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  7. Park Rapids man killed in Hubbard County rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | TwinCities

    A Park Rapids man was killed in a rollover traffic accident early Friday morning in Hubbard County, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. John Wolfe, 29, was eastbound on Minnesota 87 at milepost 46 in a 2001 Chevrolet Suburban when he drove onto County Road 20 northbound, where the roadway curves, and immediately ran off the road, the State Patrol said.

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  8. State Patrol: 1 Dead In Hubbard County Rollover CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | CBS Local

    ... s not been released and what led up to the crash is under investigation. The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office and Park Rapids Police is providing assistance to the State Patrol.

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  9. Snow Accumulates In Northern MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | CBS Local

    ... Around Bemidji, snow showers fell for most of the afternoon and evening. One WCCO viewer sent in photos from Park Rapids, showing an accumulation of about 2 inches. The metro could see some flakes Wednesday night as the edge of a storm system moves ...

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  10. The Future of Food Processing PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

    ... landscaping and on-site recycling and waste diversion. "Four of our facilities hold Energy Star Certification - Park Rapids, Minn., and Warden, Quincy and Richland, Wash. Thirteen of Lamb Weston's facilities are what ConAgra Foods recognizes as Zero ...

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  11. Northwest Minnesota Foundation Board of Directors Elects New Officers at Annual MeetingRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Minnesota Council on Foundations

    ... Auchenpaugh is employed part-time as Facilitator, Northwest Minnesota Council of Collabortives. Leah Pigatti, Park Rapids, was elected Treasurer. Pigatti joined the board in 2011 and serves on the Investments and Audit committees. She is employed as ...

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  12. Enbridge files to replace problem pipeline in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... is under review by regulators, goes through Clearbrook, where two oil terminals are located, turns south toward Park Rapids, and then east to Superior, on a Z-shaped path that partly parallels another pipeline and an electric transmission line. ...

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  13. Minnesota Surgeon Sentenced For Assaulting BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] PARK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota surgeon has been sentenced to three years and seven months in prison for choking his 10-year-old ...

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  14. PR-B upsets Browerville 43-111 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... l play at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Royalton. Also, speaking of football, the Pequot Lakes Patriots will host Park Rapids in the Section 8AAA semifinals at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25.

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

    Oct 20, 2014 | 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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  16. Feds single out investigation into synthetic drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | 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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  17. Feds single out investigation into synthetic drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... whom were convicted. The investigation began after Christian Bjerk, 18, of Grand Forks, and Elijah Stai, 17, of Park Rapids, Minnesota, died within a week of each other in June 2012 after ingesting the hallucinogens. Three other young people were ...

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

    Oct 9, 2014 | 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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  19. Phyllis (Christianson) OlsonRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | 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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  20. Two Pickup Truck Drivers Killed In AccidentsRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | 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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