Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
White Earth receives $100,000 Legacy funding for new skate park
Farmers Market opens outside CHI St. Joseph's
Open enrollment debate continues at Menahga Schools
Itasca State Park celebrates Smokey Bear
Nevis seeks county funds to replace playground equipment
Hawley blanks Park Rapids 18U softball team in title game
Midway uses 11-run inning to defeat Nimrod
Summer spiking success
Esox rally for win with walk-off walk
Park Rapids girls tee up successful season
Lee A. Gebro
Amy Louise Petersen
Theodore "Ted" Frank Spencer
Barbara Jo Tingum
James P. "Chubbz" Raduenz
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
2nd Street Stage features Chicago musicians
Respected folk singer appearing in children's show
Chalk contest will add to Crazy Days fun
'South Pacific' sweeping into Park Rapids
Nemeth Art Center opens two new art exhibits
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Johnson, Eischens win bass classic
The dark side of catch and release angling practices
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Moses: Ten more Commandments
Letter to the editor: Park Rapids a pollinator friendly city
Editorial: Local guy wants civil, respectful political discussion
Letter to the editor: Editorial about Line 3 is misleading
Letter to the editor: Warning to pet owners in Osage area
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
April 6, 2013
Water Quality Specialist begins job; first task AIS
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Hubbard County will be getting special expertise in its war against aquatic invasive species. On April 1, Nate Sitz began his new position as Water Quality/Resource Specialist for the Soil and Water Conservation District. Although...
April 6, 2013 - 11:21am
March 23, 2013
Lake saved from AIS twice last year
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Big Mantrap Lake narrowly escaped being contaminated – twice – in 2012, according to a...
March 23, 2013 - 2:52pm
February 16, 2013
Lake service providers must take AIS training
The Minnesota DNR is offering aquatic invasive species (AIS) training to owners of lake service provider businesses in Minnesota so they can legally work in the state's waters. For lake service providers that don't already have permits, the DNR is offering a number of training...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 13, 2013
Becker County to hire AIS coordinator
Though the details are still being ironed out, the Becker County Board of Commissioners took action Tuesday to move forward with plans to contract for the services of an aquatic invasive species (AIS) coordinator. The board was acting on the recommendations of the county's AIS Task...
February 13, 2013 - 3:38pm
February 6, 2013
Lake service providers training set
This year, owners of lake service provider businesses in Minnesota can choose from 19 aquatic invasive species (AIS) training sessions offered throughout the state, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The businesses are required by law to attend...
February 6, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 31, 2013
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnie
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnibigoshish Water sampling efforts have detected the presence of two microscopic, larval zebra mussels, also called veligers, in Lake Winnibigoshish located in Cass and Itasca counties, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)...
January 31, 2013 - 12:46pm
DNR to hold Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 in Walker
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Northwest Region will host the Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium on Jan. 31, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., and Feb. 1, 9 a.m. - noon, at the Chase on the Lake Hotel and Conference Center, 502 Cleveland Blvd. in Walker. ...
January 31, 2013 - 10:32am
January 26, 2013
AIS hearing set to update state's list of special concerns
A public hearing to gather input on proposed updates to the state list of endangered, threatened and special concern species will be held before an administrative law judge at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the Sanford Center - Bemidji Regional Event Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE,...
January 26, 2013 - 1:01pm
January 24, 2013
DNR to update state list of threatened, endangered, special concern species
A public hearing to gather input on proposed updates to the state list of endangered, threatened and special concern species will be held before an administrative law judge at 6 p.m. on Feb. 5 at the Sanford Center - Bemidji Regional Event Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE, Bemidji....
January 24, 2013 - 3:46pm
January 12, 2013
Grob appointed to three-year term on AIS advisory group
Park Rapids resident, COLA member and Board of Adjustment member Ken Grob has been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species committee. The...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 5, 2013
DL residents tapped to be on statewide AIS committee
Two local residents have been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee by Commissioner Tom Landwehr of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Tera Guetter and Barb Halbakken Fischburg, both of Detroit Lakes, were among the 15 members who were...
January 5, 2013 - 11:12am
January 2, 2013
Have zebra mussels met their match?
Will Zequanox be the "silver bullet" in stopping zebra mussels? A new study shows promising results, according to Marrone Bio Innovations, the...
January 2, 2013 - 7:51am
October 25, 2012
Rose Lake zebra mussel eradication unsuccessful
Despite their best efforts, officials with the Department of Natural Resources were unable to eradicate zebra mussels from Rose Lake this summer as they had hoped. "We knew that these treatments were something that has never been tried before, so we were cautiously optimistic on...
October 25, 2012 - 7:30am
October 24, 2012
DNR says experimental treatment to kill zebra mussels failed
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says a new treatment failed to kill zebra mussels in two lakes. The DNR used copper sulfate, a chemical commonly used to treat lakes for swimmers' itch, to treat Lake Irene in Douglas County and Rose Lake in Otter...
October 24, 2012 - 11:20am
October 22, 2012
The Pelican Lake debate: Residents rebut claims of zebra mussel takeover
PELICAN LAKE, Minn.
October 22, 2012 - 8:11am