Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Century old seed house set for sale
Preventing the spread of AIS infestations
Republican leaders pull health care bill after White House meeting
Firemen's Ball, Foggy Creek band return to Armory Square
Helen's Kitchen striving to feed the hungry
Coborn scores four goals to cap hockey career at Concordia
Baumgartner posts .500 mark on mat for Cobbers
Olson completes indoor track season for UND
Panthers battled during 6-18-2 season
Red Lake defeats Nevis at state tournament
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Martin E. Cox
David Rodger Nyhus
Clarence A. Roberts
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Conservation through the arts
Dynamic classical pianist performing for Heartland series
March Manga Mania coming to Park Rapids Library
Music professor performing piano favorites
Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
EDITORIAL: Pay attention to fast-moving healthcare changes
Letter: Protecting our nurses and firefighters
Letter: Lions Club serves at local level
Commentary: Learn to live wisely at School of Life
Letter: Let the buyers beware
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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
January 14, 2015
Akeley artist learns ancient glassmaking technique
Like colorful, molten glass, bead artist Sandy Fynboh is undergoing a transformation. The owner of Blue Sky Beads – newly renamed Boho Junction,...
January 14, 2015 - 11:17am