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Authorities: Two men die in crash after stealing vehicle from Lyft driver in St. Cloud
Driver killed in weekend crash north of Detroit Lakes
Grieving mother warns Menahga teens about opioid addiction
Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
Brainerd International Raceway owner dies in Florida swimming accident
Mauer gets emotional in his goodbye with Twins royalty looking on
Panthers peak with best times at section meet
Ulvin looking to reach finals in state swimming debut
Panthers push opponents at first state tournament
REVISED: Ulvin qualifies for state swim meet, keeps streak alive
Richard "Dick" Tharalson
Gerald Keith Harvey
Vicki Ann Cheney
Susan H. "Sue" Traxler
Gerald Keith Harvey
Agriculturalists work to control spread of Palmer amaranth
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
Low pathogenic avian flu found in second Minnesota flock
MNsure open enrollment begins with new software
MMCDC appoints new president
Place a Business Announcement
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
5th-H stages 'Kid Frankenstein'
'The 25th Annual Putnam Spelling Bee' garners laughs
Minnesota Halloween gorilla ends his 45-year run collecting goodies for food shelf
Todd Oliver presents 'The Funniest Night'
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Wanted: Recent hunting photos for the Enterprise
A successful bear hunt
It’s here: Minnesota deer firearms season opens Saturday
Lake Mille Lacs ice fishermen to be allowed 1 walleye
COMMENTARY: Lend your expertise to ACTION Park Rapids Lakes Area
MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE: Know your voting rights
Minnesota Attorney General: Computer scams
Minnesota Department of Health: October is 'Let's Talk Month'
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 15, 2017
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
The Park Rapids volleyball season may have come to an end, but the thoughtfulness and support of many local businesses and our loyal and supportive fans will not be forgotten anytime soon.
November 15, 2017 - 1:40pm
Letter to Editor: Utke and Green support insurance companies instead of consumers
A recent letter to the editor from Sen. Paul Utke glowingly discussed health insurance legislation pushed this year by him and Republicans, like Rep. Steve Green. Regardless of the claims Utke makes, after these supposed Republican "reforms," many Minnesotans may pay more next year...
November 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 11, 2017
Letter to Editor: Pause today to remember those who fought
The members of the Park Rapids American Legion Auxiliary would like to express our sincere appreciation for the men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Thank you for serving this great country. Thank you for protecting us. Thank you for the security we have here at home....
November 11, 2017 - 7:30am
November 4, 2017
Letter to Editor: Another successful PTA Fundraiser is in the books
We are excited to report that from both sales and donations, money raised was around $24,000! We would like to extend a huge "thank you" to all the parents, neighbors, relatives, and friends who purchased items from Century students for our fall fundraiser or made donations! PTA is...
November 4, 2017 - 3:08pm
Letter to Editor: Coordinators of Veterans Day program step aside
Recent coordinators of the Century Middle School Veterans Day program, Lapalma Anderson and I, have stepped aside; however, Century staff and students will carry on this remarkable task. The Veterans Day program will continue...expect some changes. Mrs. Anderson and I would like to...
November 4, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 1, 2017
Letter to Editor: Coping with 'triggers'
As we begin approaching deer hunting opener, hunters are eagerly bringing out their blaze orange hunting gear, making sure the deer stands are fixed up, watching the trail cameras to see if the "big one" has been by their stand, sighting in the scopes on their rifles, ready to pull...
November 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
Letter to Editor: Science-based symposium on Nov. 10
World Science Day for Peace and Development is Nov. 10. A program at the Northwoods Bank community room on that day from 1 to 5 p.m. will present science-based topics that look at new ways of helping our economy and environment, ranging from renewable energy to commercial hemp to...
November 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 28, 2017
Letter to Editor: No tricks, just treats: Keep your pet safe this halloween
This Halloween, pet owners partaking in frightening family fun should remember to keep all their little ghouls and goblins safe — including the four-legged ones. Tricks for treats? Only if those treats are safe for pets, since many Halloween candies can be toxic to animals....
October 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 25, 2017
Letter to Editor: Fascinating stories 'live' at local museums
I'm writing to express my gratitude for the wonderful Wally Wood story written by Shannon Geisen back in June. The Menahga Area Historical Society and Museum had a great turnout for Wood's 90th birthday party June 17, which the story previewed. Moreover, thanks to the efforts of a...
October 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 21, 2017
Letter to Editor: League of Women Voters applauds county participation in census
The League of Women Voters Park Rapids Area would like to commend the Hubbard County Commissioners for agreeing to participate in the 2020 Census Local Update of Census Addresses Operation (LUCA) run by the US Census Bureau.
October 21, 2017 - 11:00am
October 8, 2017
Letter to Editor: Utke, Grossell and Green helped Nevis constituents
Thank you, Senator Paul Utke and Representatives Matt Grossell and Steve Green, for your work this past session to pass legislation to specifically help taxpayers in the Nevis School District. As some past letters have pointed out, Nevis' non-voter-approved levy increased substantially...
October 8, 2017 - 5:22pm
October 7, 2017
Letter to Editor: Raising money toward Pioneer Park restrooms
On behalf of the Park Rapids City Park Board, I want to give a big "thank you" to the Park Rapids Downtown Business Association for sponsoring "Playing for the Cause" on Sept. 23. The music event was held in Pioneer Park on Main Avenue to raise funds for building public restrooms...
October 7, 2017 - 12:35pm
Letter to Editor: Republicans deliver on promise to stabilize state's health insurance market
Health care reform advanced by the Minnesota Senate Republicans looks to have reversed a disturbing trend of rate increases, which had plagued...
October 7, 2017 - 12:34pm
September 30, 2017
Letter to Editor: Line 3 pipeline jobs versus environment a false choice
Representative Steve Green has urged Governor Dayton to tell the Public Utilities Commission to hurry up and approve the construction of Enbridge's new Line 3 Pipeline, citing jobs and increased tax revenue for counties. He continues to tout its benefits even though the Department...
September 30, 2017 - 11:00am
September 27, 2017
Letter to Editor: Make policies to promote conservation and renewable energy
In the September 23 issue of the Enterprise, Representative Steve Green states that I wrote a recent letter to the Enterprise expressing my views on Enbridge's Line 3. As your readers can check, no such letter was submitted or published. Instead, I had sent an email to Mr. Green in...
September 27, 2017 - 10:00am