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How 'DFL' got its name
Wadena teen dies in ATV rollover
Mandan man lights himself on fire, runs through car wash, steals car during drug trip
Worthington woman charged in horses’ deaths appears in court
Depth led Panthers to successful season
Sophomore-led Park Rapids girls golf team looking to be competitive
U of M coaches to make stop at Blueberry Pines during tour
Park Rapids girls finish 5th at Bemidji
Warriors look to continue improvement on course
GERALD VAN DE VENTER
JACQUELINE A. NORCROSS
Rustic Inn under new management
Basic Business Cents: With customers, satisfying isn’t good enough
New computer service now available
Basic Business Cents: Electronic word-of-mouth marketing can work, or fail
College Works students ready to paint
Kat Perkins again impresses on 'The Voice' with Heart's 'Magic Man'
Paul McCartney to play July 12 at Fargodome; tickets from $25 to $251.50
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Hubbard County 4-H shooting sports program takes off
Last segment of Paul Bunyan State Trail slated for completion in July
Detroit Mountain to make do with less funding
Out for a swim
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
Letter: Thanks for working to extend PUC deadline
Letter: Help create world free of MS
Editorial: GM’s lack of recall harms reputation
Letter: MNsure, Obamacare enrollment
Letter: Additional inmates mean profit
Met on Main Street: Bob and Linda Culbrtson
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should be distributed in company
Today’s organizations cannot afford management; they need leadership! That needed leadership is not exclusive to those on the top of the organization chart but lies with each and every employee. Empowerment is a popular buzzword but deployment is typically a farce. Many managers...
October 23, 2013 - 12:53pm
October 16, 2013
Rust2Roses inspires, charms
The interior of Rust2Roses is so unique; each nook and cranny demands a double-take. And you’ll still miss something. That elegant display that greets you as you walk into the store, topped with a stupendous arrangement of flowers – look again. It’s a horse trough with...
October 16, 2013 - 11:41am
October 9, 2013
The Beehive: Wintering the bees...hmmm
By Brett Kent /For the Enterprise Hi everyone, welcome back to the Beehive. It has been a while since my last column. I have to say, things have been kind of crazy at the Double “b”ee ranch. Brenda and I have been busy stealing the surplus honey from the bees. I think...
October 9, 2013 - 1:02pm
Plumbers spread awareness via choice uniforms
By Nick Longworth nlongworth@parkrapidsenterprise. com Throughout the month of October don’t be surprised if your plumber shows up a little more fashionably dressed than expected. Starting on the first, local business Samuelson-Laney Plumbing began enduring a month-long Breast...
October 9, 2013 - 12:47pm
The business of beadwork
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Maybe it had something to do with Sandra Fynboh Andress’ youthful fascination with fire. “We...
October 9, 2013 - 12:43pm
October 2, 2013
Embracing a culture of innovation from the outside
The next big thing is unlikely to come from the same organization that brought us today’s big thing. Innovation usually comes from without. For example, at one time IBM and the “seven dwarfs” (Burroughs, CDC, GE, Honeywell, NCR, Univac, and XDS) ruled the computer business. They...
October 2, 2013 - 12:13pm
A comfy spot in the woods
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Tucked into a tranquil spot in the Smokey Hills, a wilderness park opens its doors for a serene experience. Newly christened Smokey Hills Wilderness Park, now under the helm of managers Cheryl and Dale Refsland, is perfectly positioned...
October 2, 2013 - 12:11pm
September 18, 2013
Lamb Weston/RDO conducts safety drill
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org A safety training drill at Lamb Weston/RDO Frozen last week simulated an ammonia leak. The...
September 18, 2013 - 12:59pm
September 16, 2013
Tuffy's expansion in Perham has $40 million price tag
Tuffy’s Pet Foods is planning to build a new factory, a major project that is likely to exceed every other construction project ever completed in Perham, in terms of cost. With an estimated $40 million price tag, “this is the biggest construction project we’ve seen in Perham,”...
September 16, 2013 - 8:18am
September 4, 2013
Dialysis center opens in Park Rapids
DaVita dialysis center opened with a ribbon cutting at Park Avenue Plaza Thursday, Aug. 29. The three-story building is about 15,000 square feet, with DaVita on the first floor. The second and third floors will be leased. DaVita is a nationwide dialysis company. The clinic will...
September 4, 2013 - 2:17pm
August 29, 2013
A grand inventory in store at Hodge Podge
Hodge Podge is perhaps the most aptly named new business in the Park Rapids area. “We buy, sell, trade, consign,” said manager Roger Walker. The former John Deere dealership on Highway 34 west of town is chock full of eye candy. Vintage signs, collectible glassware and antiques...
August 29, 2013 - 2:02pm
August 21, 2013
Basic Business Cents:Take a strategic inventory of your organization
After 29 years, Jeopardy is still the number two game show on television and enjoys 25 million visitors each week. What is the secret to their success? I am sure there are many reasons but one that I believe to be a factor is that the host provides an answer and the contestants...
August 21, 2013 - 1:36pm
Cherry Blossom Boutique sprouts
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com A cherry blossom is blooming on Highway 71 north of Park Rapids, the fruition of a lifelong...
August 21, 2013 - 1:34pm
July 31, 2013
Home inspector Rice is a SCORE ‘success story’
SCORE’s primary mission is to provide the guidance needed to maximize the growth and success of small businesses. Those in in need of general or specific assistance or who just have a few questions may rely on a SCORE mentor. It is a free, confidential service that is flexible to...
July 31, 2013 - 1:54pm
Father, son team reopen Vacationaire
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org The whiff of nostalgia greets guests to the recently reopened Vacationaire on Island Lake. The dining room, now called the Family Inn at Vacationaire, and lodge, reopened earlier this month. “Oh yeah, people say it still smells...
July 31, 2013 - 1:52pm