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Sheriff warns residents to stay off Little Sand Lake
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Panthers win eight events in dual win over Bemidji
Clark, Dravis win titles at Big Bear
Panthers sink Lakers to remain undefeated
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EGF shuts out Panthers
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Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
Snowy owls head south
Northland Nature Journal: True 'snowbirds' have migrated to Minnesota
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Letter to Editor: Never venture onto ice without floatation system
Commentary: U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar writes about making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
July 22, 2017
City arts and culture plan in place
Park Rapids has adopted a long-term arts and culture plan to serve as a road map, incorporating these areas of interest into the city's comprehensive plan. The purpose is to use the arts as a key element in enhancing quality of life, promoting economic development, enhancing education...
July 22, 2017 - 11:02am
April 26, 2017
Study reveals local economic impact of arts and culture
According to a new study, the annual economic impact of non-profit arts and culture organizations in north-central Minnesota is nearly $11 million....
April 26, 2017 - 8:57am
December 14, 2016
Park Rapids Arts and Culture gathers input for arts road map
The Park Rapids Arts and Culture Commission hosted two community meetings last week, gathering input about how the arts can help create a more vital and prosperous city. Ryan Zemek, economic development director at the Headwaters Regional Development Commission (HRDC), moderated the...
December 14, 2016 - 12:15pm
June 29, 2016
Boardwalk Art Festival features local artists, artisans
The Dorset Boardwalk Art Festival held Saturday is intended to give local artists and artisans a place to display and sell their work. "That’s...
June 29, 2016 - 11:28am
December 13, 2015
PRCDC loan request tied to Armory Square sparks discussion at city council meeting
A request by Park Rapids Community Development Corporation (PRCDC) for short-term financial help generated extended discussion during Tuesday’s city council meeting. Cynthia Jones, speaking on behalf of the PRCDC, asked the council to pay attorney fees associated with the Armory...
December 13, 2015 - 9:25am
October 1, 2015
Creativity abundant at Art Leap
Fourteen-year-old Kyrsten Sauser said a mid-winter vacation to Las Vegas last year transformed her life. That’s where she watched and visited...
October 1, 2015 - 8:37am
September 30, 2015
Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council celebrates 10 years
A leader in the local arts scene celebrated its 10th anniversary this weekend with a program at Armory Square.
September 30, 2015 - 7:23pm
September 27, 2015
Hobbyist shares world of stained glass
Barb Martin doesn’t sell her stained glass artwork. She doesn’t have a studio, instead commandeering her husband’s shop. She just does...
September 27, 2015 - 12:51pm
July 19, 2015
Park Rapids foundation tops half million mark in activities allocations
A foundation set up 15 years ago to help support Park Rapids school activities surpassed a big milestone this spring with allocations totaling...
July 19, 2015 - 9:08am
Armory Square project moving forward, awaits city acquisition decision
The Armory Square Project received a vote of confidence from a hired business consultant as the project works toward fulfilling grant fund requirements. The Park Rapids Economic Development Authority held a workshop discussion Tuesday to discuss the project as the city considers...
July 19, 2015 - 8:37am
June 6, 2015
New York City streets come alive at Armory Square
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM kcederstrom@parkrapidsenter prise.com The smell of popcorn, chocolate and roasting hotdogs filled the air as a large...
June 6, 2015 - 2:04pm
May 20, 2015
Love, loss and labradors
“My Boy, Ben” is the true story of a young man’s journey and the profound impact a dog can have on one’s life. That young man is former...
May 20, 2015 - 10:36am
May 4, 2015
Whimsical sculptures fill Nemeth Art Center gallery
By SHANNON GEISEN email@example.com The Nemeth Art Center’s grand gallery opens with Amy Toscani’s fanciful sculptures...
May 4, 2015 - 11:59am
April 1, 2015
Best of show
Nevis sophmore Natalie Hilden won the “Best of Show/Judge's Choice” in sculpture March 25 at the Section 8A MSHSL Visual Arts Festival in...
April 1, 2015 - 5:47pm
February 25, 2015
Every corner of the state benefits from arts sector
By SHANNON GEISEN firstname.lastname@example.org A new study on the health and impact of arts was released by the Minnesota Citizens for the Art last week. The “Creative Minnesota” report is the first in an ongoing series of biennial reports. MCA says it’s “the most...
February 25, 2015 - 11:55am