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Park Rapids Enterprise
Girl Scouts go on seakayaking adventure
Ask A Trooper: Bike lanes not for motorists
Hubbard County Incidents
Rep. Nolan takes closer look at ABC, HAWC partnership
Run to the Rapids
Taylor captures first Men's Club Championship
Midway wins Region 14C title, advances to state tournament
Pitching staff leads Braves to 12-9 record
Park Rapids girls track and field team enjoys another successful season
Lund shuts out W-DC in Region 14C playoffs
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Tracy Lee Nordahl-Raidt
Cheryl A. Koch
Basic Business Cents: Learning about your processes
Carters upgrade look of Red Wagon Market
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
'Farewell Milwaukee' wraps up 2nd Street Stage
Enjoy big band music at next Noon Hour Concert
Muhm featured poet for First City Poetry Reads
Australian blues singer at Sounds of Spirit Lake
'4ontheFloor' returns to 2nd Street Stage
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Favorite summer crappie fishing patterns
Floating the Crow Wing River
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Johnson, Eischens win bass classic
Letter to Editor: Rep. Green should represent us all
Supporting a free press
Newspapers remain the trusted source for news, advertising
Commentary: Keeping Minnesota agriculture and rural communities strong
Letter to the editor: Bring Your Own Bag a great idea
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
4th of July
July 8, 2017
Fireworks over Fish Hook
This year's Independence Day celebration went out in patriotic style as hundreds of spectators filled Heartland and Red Bridge Parks, along with...
July 8, 2017 - 11:34am
July 4, 2017
Editorial: America's birthday - by the numbers
On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence, setting the 13 colonies on the road to freedom as a sovereign nation. This most American of holidays is marked with typical festivities ranging from fireworks, parades and concerts to more casual family...
July 4, 2017 - 8:34am
July 3, 2017
Recipe: Enjoying the Fourth
Happy Independence Day everyone! I cannot believe July is already here, but let's get out there and enjoy it while we can. Happy barbecuing and stay safe this weekend. Enjoy that day off in the middle of the week. Watermelon Cooler
July 3, 2017 - 9:27am
July 1, 2017
Editorial: Law enforcement on extra DWI patrol this 4th of July week
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, county sheriffs' offices, and other public safety agencies statewide will step up patrols for intoxicated boaters this weekend as part of Operation Dry Water, a national campaign aimed at deterring drinking and boating. The goal is to...
July 1, 2017 - 12:39pm
June 28, 2017
Parade, fireworks to highlight 4th of July celebration
The Park Rapids 4th of July Parade helps highlight the annual Independence Day celebration. The parade begins at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4 through...
June 28, 2017 - 3:35pm
July 6, 2016
Park Rapids 4th of July fireworks show blasts past rain
The threat of rain jeopardized this year’s Park Rapids Fourth of July fireworks display and the weather delay led many to abandon Red Bridge...
July 6, 2016 - 1:43pm
Fourth of July parade delights Park Rapids crowd
The stars and stripes were prominent among parade participants and spectators celebrating Independence Day. Above, the Park Rapids Friendly Squares...
July 6, 2016 - 9:25am
June 27, 2016
Staking claim to title ‘Fireworks Capital of Minnesota'
The annual 4th of July celebration is still a few weeks away but fireworks fundraising and organization efforts continue for one of Park Rapids’ largest events. Those efforts and financial contributions from the community make Park Rapids the self-proclaimed "July 4th Fireworks...
June 27, 2016 - 4:49pm
July 4, 2015
Good times on the 4th of July
The Fourth of July really is the best holiday. This weekend marks all that is good in the Midwest. We’re at the peak of summer weather perfect for barbecues, boat parades and bonfires. Downtown festivals, street parades,outdoor music, rodeos and, of course, fireworks. This is...
July 4, 2015 - 1:33pm
June 26, 2013
4th of July parade grand marshals named
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org Independence Day, commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence, will...
June 26, 2013 - 12:09pm
July 8, 2009
Fourth of July festivities a blast
Perfect. That's how some people are describing the Fourth of July weekend in Park Rapids. "What was wonderful to see was the community coming...
July 8, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 1, 2009
Celebrate Independence Day with a bang!
For the fleet of foot Start the day early with a 5K or 10K run/walk at Heartland Park. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for the 9 a.m. race. Those interested in participating in the run are encouraged to pre-register for a lesser fee at www.parkrapidsrunning.com. Registration...
July 1, 2009 - 1:00pm