Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

entertainment

Thirteen artistic Park Rapids Area High School students competed at the March 22 Section 8A art festival. Three are advancing to the state contest in May. (Submitted photo)
Three Park Rapids students headed to State Art Exhibition
3 min ago
White settlers began moving into the Itasca State Park area in the early 1880s. Peter and Mary Turnbull were the first settlers. They built their cabin east of the current Peace Pipe Vista. On June 5, 1884, Mary gave birth to Charley F. Turnbull, the first known white child to be born at Itasca.
Historian to share details of Itasca Park's first white settlers
6 min 38 sec ago
March 22, 2017
Ellery Overmyer, a Park Rapids Area High School senior, has submitted her painting of a redhead (Aythya americana) to the Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest. According to the Audubon Society, the total population of Redheads is “evidently far below original levels, a sharper decline than for most ducks. Loss of nesting habitat is probably the main cause.” (Submitted photo)
Conservation through the arts
March 22, 2017 - 11:31am
March 4, 2017
Julian Gargiulo (Submitted photo)
Dynamic classical pianist performing for Heartland series
March 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March Manga Mania coming to Park Rapids Library
March 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 2, 2017
Stephen Carlson
Music professor performing piano favorites
March 2, 2017 - 10:25am
February 27, 2017
Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
February 27, 2017 - 12:23pm
Artists invited to submit button designs
February 27, 2017 - 12:21pm
February 18, 2017
Nevis seniors Lilly Demro and Natalie Hilden will have their artistic talent on display at the Hopkins Art Center. (Submitted photo)
Nevis students' artwork chosen for youth exhibit
February 18, 2017 - 10:00am
February 8, 2017
Learn how tools, like this Secchi disk, are used by volunteers to sample lake water quality in Hubbard County. Sharon Natzel will share the process and results Tuesday, Feb. 14 at Armory Square. (Submitted photo)
Lifelong Learning program focuses on water quality
February 8, 2017 - 12:48pm
Larry Yazzie performed at Armory Square last September, sharing traditional Native American dance styles like this one replicating the flight of an eagle. He will visit again on Feb. 16. (Enterprise file photo)
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
February 8, 2017 - 10:00am
February 1, 2017
The Park Rapids Area High School drama department won first place at the 24A Sub-section One-Act Play Contest. They performed "A Piece of My Heart," a play inspired by real-life Vietnam veterans. They'll advance to Sections, held Feb. 4 in Hawley. (Submitted photo)
'A Piece of My Heart' heads to Sections
February 1, 2017 - 10:00am
The Menahga High School One-Act Play cast and crew head to Sections on Feb. 4. Front row, from left, are Kaleb Kirsch, Anna Besonen, Nikki James, Clara Buschner. Back row: Kegun Womble, Kaeden Berg, Grace Lee, Madison Womble and Drama Director Brian Hobson. (Submitted photo)
Menahga's One-Act Play headed to Sections
February 1, 2017 - 10:00am
January 30, 2017
"Wylie and The Wild West" performs Friday, Feb. 3 for the Heartland Concert Association series. (Submitted photo)
Cowboy music rides into Park Rapids Feb. 3
January 30, 2017 - 12:17pm
January 25, 2017
Young writers in the area are urged to write a 500-word short story inspired by this photo. Friends of the Park Rapids Library are sponsoring the annual writing contest for sixth through 12th graders. (Submitted photo)
Library invites student to enter Young Adult Writing Contest
January 25, 2017 - 10:00am
randomness