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UPDATED: Park Rapids, Nevis, Menahga buses will be 2 hours late Wednesday

Park Rapids, Nevis and Menahga school buses will run 2 hours late Wednesday. That was the word as of late Tuesday evening. Laporte schools had not made a decision yet.

The Walkabout Wednesday Hike scheduled Feb. 29 at Itasca State Park has been canceled due to the weather.

The next Walkabout Wednesday Hike is scheduled from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. for Wednesday, March 14 at Itasca State Park.

For updates or directions to the park, call 218-699-7251 or visit the park's website at

The Park Rapids City Council meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28 is still a go but will have a shortened agenda.

According to city staff, all general business will be rescheduled. The council will review the financials and consent agenda at the meeting.