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Group hopes to save Laporte music program
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
Tigers look to contend for conference crown
Boys swimming, diving team enjoyed record-breaking season
Three section golfers return to lead Warriors
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Join one of ACTION Park Rapids' many 90-day plans
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 12, 2011
City grants appeals from Main Avenue downtown water service assessments in Park Rapids
The Park Rapids City Council has approved two appeals from Main Avenue property owners. Linda Anderson and Kathy Grell each questioned why their properties had more than one service lateral. City engineer Jon Olson said in both cases the properties were a bit unusual. The Andersons...
November 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 29, 2011
City Council hears from Main Avenue property owners
Downtown Park Rapids construction assessments were approved by the City Council after hearing feedback from the public Tuesday afternoon. Several...
October 29, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 22, 2011
Downtown assessment hearing Tuesday
The public is invited to attend a special assessment hearing for the downtown Park Rapids utility and street reconstruction project. The public...
October 22, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 17, 2011
Main Avenue assessments to be discussed at public meeting in October
An assessment hearing will be scheduled in October as final details of the project are being completed in the next couple weeks. "They're still...
September 17, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 30, 2011
City's southwest assessments lower than estimated
The southwest Park Rapids utility and road construction project is wrapping up, with assessment costs coming in lower than estimates. A final layer of bituminous was put down earlier this summer and a few details remain. An assessment hearing was held Tuesday at the Park Rapids...
July 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 10, 2011
Becker County Taxpayers Assoc. upset with county, asks for investigation
The Becker County Taxpayers Association continues to be unhappy with assessment work done in Becker County. Taxpayer Association President Les Ristinen came before the county board Tuesday with a long litany of complaints -- at least one of which has been investigated through an...
February 10, 2011 - 8:10am
June 16, 2010
Resort's new business model leads to county tax valuation discussion
If a resort ownership changes its business model, should the resort's taxable valuation change as well? That's the issue the Hubbard County...
June 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2009
Menahga questions assessment appeal
A Menahga resident said he was unhappy with his CSAH 21 infrastructure project assessments and requested to file for an appeal. The Menahga City Council received an e-mail from Dean Swanson, who said his assessments were twice the preliminary amount he was told in July. But Swanson...
December 19, 2009 - 1:01pm
December 2, 2009
Main Avenue assessments approved by council as recommended by task force
Property owners on Main Avenue will pay 100 percent of the assessments on water mains, water service and sanitary sewer improvements to replace aging infrastructure in 2010. The Park Rapids City Council approved recommendations made by a task force concerning special assessments. Homeowners...
December 2, 2009 - 1:01pm
CSAH 21 special assessments finalized
Dolly Dissmore is a senior citizen living on CSAH 21 in Menahga who said she can't afford to pay the special assessments. "I think it's a lot of money for people living on a $600 social security," she said.
December 2, 2009 - 1:01pm
July 3, 2009
Assessing software causes county headaches, losses
An attempt to purchase property recording and tax assessment software has turned into a quarter-million dollar boondoggle for Hubbard County. Wednesday, Hubbard County's board members popped their proverbial gaskets at the software provider's inability to meet all deadlines to have...
July 3, 2009 - 1:01pm