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Park Rapids Graduation
Donna Anderson earns U of M Extension's Distinguished Staff Award for Nutrition Educator
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Food shelf upgrades services with new freezer
Parks Board seeks to raise $25,000 for construction of Pioneer Park bathrooms
Panthers open section baseball playoffs by hosting Bagley
Senior athletes honored at All Sports Banquet
Panthers capture Northern Pines Conference golf titles
Golfers get tune-up for 8AA North meet
Panthers suffer first loss of season
Jean Marilyn Martin
Joseph J. Charmoli
Clarence "Bob" Kastama
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
‘Life is a Highway’ on stage
Nemeth Art Center celebrates 40th anniversary this season
Author Heid Erdrich leading book discussion
Clarinet virtuoso concludes Heartland Concert season
Summer library programs focus on STEAM and Design
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Letter to the editor: Thank you for supporting All Veterans Memorial
Guest Editorial: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Commentary: Never be fooled or lied to
Letter to the Editor: Increased warming unsettled science
Commentary: Everybody needs a bud
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 28, 2017
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
The Akeley/Paul Bunyan All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Club in Akeley is the recipient of an Enbridge $54,000 Ecofootprint Grant.
May 28, 2017 - 11:29am
February 16, 2017
Purple Plungers jump for a ice cold good cause
For the 12th straight year Laura Powers joined other brave souls and took the Purple Plunge into the frigid waters of 11th Crow Wing Lake. The...
February 16, 2017 - 8:45am
February 15, 2017
Commentary: Ready to take pants off for charity
When the subject line of an incoming email reads "Take Your Pants Off For Charity!," I'm going to open that email and see what it's all about. I mean, let's face it, if we can take our pants off in public for a good cause we should go for it. Why not bring back a sophisticated and...
February 15, 2017 - 3:19pm
February 5, 2017
Purple Plungers hit icy waters Feb. 11 in Akeley
Audrey's Purple Dream returns to 11th Crow Wing Lake in Akeley on Saturday, Feb. 11. The 12th annual event, called "Our Answer to Cancer," features...
February 5, 2017 - 11:06am
June 29, 2016
Paul Bunyan Days features a little bit of everything
Akeley’s 68th Annual Paul Bunyan Days features a little bit of everything each year. Giant bubbles, paintball target shooting, even a guy walking...
June 29, 2016 - 11:24am
April 6, 2016
Piece of Akeley history to meet wrecking ball
A historical industrial icon in Akeley is soon to meet the wrecking ball, Wicks Wood Products on Broadway is moving from the building originating...
April 6, 2016 - 1:18pm
February 17, 2016
Record number take frigid plunge for Audrey's Purple Dream
The total money raised at Audrey’s Purple Dream on Saturday in Akeley brought in just over $26,000. The amount was down from last year’s...
February 17, 2016 - 1:40pm
February 13, 2016
Audrey’s Purple Dream enters 11th year
Akeley’s signature winter event – Audrey’s Purple Dream (APD) – will send purple plungers and fishing lines into 11th Crow Wing Lake’s...
February 13, 2016 - 9:33am
February 3, 2016
Akeley Ice Racing entices speed demons from around Minnesota
More than 30 cars and drivers arrived Saturday for Akeley Ice Racing events, V8s and 4-cylinder coupes heading out on 11th Crow Wing Lake for...
February 3, 2016 - 9:57am
Zappy’s Café welcoming clientele
A new chef is behind the menu and stove at Akeley’s restaurant at the junction of Highways 34 and 64. Zappy’s, chef Zita Howard’s childhood...
February 3, 2016 - 9:34am
November 18, 2015
Xtreme Hounds offers dog training
Lori Jo Turner’s decision to retire as canine trainer is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Tessa Peterson. A dog lover since childhood,...
November 18, 2015 - 9:56am
July 4, 2015
Teachers reunite after decades out of the classroom
In the spring of 1941, Lorraine Wright and Margaret Johnson motored down from Bemidji Normal School to apply for elementary school teaching positions...
July 4, 2015 - 1:25pm
April 15, 2015
Akeley audit shows utility rates are not adequate headline
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org This summer’s campers on 11th Crow Wing may have an opportunity to rent a pontoon, canoes, fishing boats, paddle boats or kayaks, a dock at the city campground the proposed launch site. Aaron DeRoo, owner of the Akeley Angler...
April 15, 2015 - 3:07pm
February 7, 2015
Audrey’s Purple Dream celebrating 10 years
Akeley’s “answer to cancer” – Audrey’s Purple Dream – will once again send purple plungers and fishing lines into icy depths, with...
February 7, 2015 - 4:36pm
January 17, 2015
Housing repair loans available for Akeley residents
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Akeley residential property owners in need of repairs to their home may now apply for zero interest loans of up to $25,000, with the principal forgiven over a 10-year period. Jackie Meixner of the Headwaters Regional Development...
January 17, 2015 - 12:42pm