July 5, 2017 RSS feed / News

First Care Health Center’s board appoints next CEO

Dryburgh hands over duties July 1 to Minnesota man

The Board of Directors of First Care Health Center ( FCHC) in Park River announces their appointment of Brandon Mickelson as the next Chief Executive Officer (CEO).  Mickelson will assume this role on July 1, when Louise Dryburgh, FCHC current C More...

Grafton mother charged with selling methamphetamine

Children present during drug sale

Kelsi Rae Goodrie, age 26, of Grafton appeared in Walsh County District Court Thursday on charges of delivery of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, a Class A felony and child neglect, a Class C felony.  Goodrie appeared for her bond hearin More...

Goings on at the Good Sam

We hope you all had a great Fourth of July. More...

County Court Report

MAY 2017 FORFEITURES  Failed to have drivers license in possession-Ezequiel Pompa Jr.  Failed to stop/yield right of way at stop intersection-Taylan James Sangrait.  Overtook where prohibited- Chase Ryan Slama.  Careless driving i More...

City Court Report

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Canada Day - Park River style

Leading the Canada Day parade in Park River Saturday night was John Blair, right, Dorothea Nelsen playing bagpipes, center, and Neil Nieman on the drum. More...

Northern Plains Railroad celebrates 20 years

Northern Plains Railroad (NPR) is celebrating its twentieth year of safely serving their customers in Minnesota and North Dakota. As part of the celebration, NPR is pleased to announce the launch of a celebratory logo.  More...

Dump luck

Park River Rural Firefighters respond to a semi truck rollover accident last Thursday around 5:10 p.m. on County Road 9 two miles east of Highway 81. The semi was traveling eastbound when it entered the south ditch. More...

Sunny news from Sunset

Monday fitness started us off with a handy fitter sitter CD to guide us. Tuesday we did a crossword puzzle for the word game, then the employee council held a salad contest. More...

Health notes

Healthy recipe from NDSU Extension   This nutritious recipe comes from NDSU Extension’s website. Check out their site for more recipe ideas for the summer. https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/food/recipes. More...

City Court Report

MAY 2017 DISPOSITIONS  Israel Deluna Montoya, Minto, driving under suspension. Defendant shall pay a $200 fine, $75 court administration fee and $25 victim assistance fee. More...

4th of July celebration in Park River

Doug Tendrup, the "Minnesota Heckler," thrills the crowd by riding a bull at the WOJO Rodeo held at the airport west of Park River Tuesday as part of the city's Fourth of July celebration. More...

Sugar quotas for 2018

U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced June 30 the fiscal year (FY) 2018 tariff-rate quotas (TRQs) for raw cane and refined sugars.  More...

Ag Country donation

Grafton Boosters received a $438 donation from Ag Country in Grafton as a result of a 50/50 raffle drawing at Hole 7 during the Grafton Boosters golf tournament held during SummerFest on June 22. More...