Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Penning Jolly Ol' St. Nick
Decoy carvers put their talents on display
Christmas toy collection program benefits area families
Enbridge confident in pipeline project after Dakota Access decision
American Legion hosts annual Christmas Party
Gymnasts look to improve individual, team scores
Veteran group returns to lead Panthers in pool
Defense keys Tigers' win over Laporte
Panthers, North Stars settle for 1-1 tie
Nevis boys open with two impressive wins
Willaim Roscoe Main
Margaret Eleanor Hoffman
Dorothy Hazel Meyer
Carmella Ann Blanchard
Delmar L. Zeller
Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
PRDBA announces photo contest winners
Winter fairytale will be staged at Park Rapids Area High School
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Local anglers benefit from citizen-agency workgroups
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
Forum editorial: 75 years ago-Day of Infamy
Commentary: Menahga needs to invest in school expansion, future programming
Letter: Preserve College in the high school
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
Letter: Social isolation problematic during winter season
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Area schools delayed due to weather
June 18, 2015
Looking at one of my best honey seasons ever - oh boy!
Hi folks, welcome back to The Beehive. In this column, I want to talk about how this bee season compares to last year. Secondly, I want to...
June 18, 2015 - 10:32am
June 11, 2014
Replacing the beehives
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Hello everyone, welcome back to the Beehive. Ok, I was going to start out by talking about the weather this spring, but what could I say that hasn’t been said already. So moving right along. Global what? Ok, Ok. A lot has...
June 11, 2014 - 9:48am
April 16, 2014
Beehive: Keeper suffers devastating losses over harsh winter
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise The spring weather has finally arrived, and let me say, not a minute too soon. I don’t mean for the bees’ sake, but rather for my mental health. I was just about to jump off the deck, but what is the sense, I would have just landed in a 10-foot...
April 16, 2014 - 10:47am
January 29, 2014
The Beehive: Winter in Minnesota
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the Beehive. It has been so long since I have written a column, and there is so much to tell you folks. So, let me start by saying this winter has been ridiculously cold. Ok, so how does this affect the bees? I will remind you...
January 29, 2014 - 3:26pm
October 9, 2013
The Beehive: Wintering the bees...hmmm
By Brett Kent /For the Enterprise Hi everyone, welcome back to the Beehive. It has been a while since my last column. I have to say, things have been kind of crazy at the Double “b”ee ranch. Brenda and I have been busy stealing the surplus honey from the bees. I think...
October 9, 2013 - 1:02pm
August 7, 2013
Beehive: Rescuing and relocating an after-swarm
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the Beehive. Things continue to spin out of control at the Double “B”ee bee farm, in...
August 7, 2013 - 1:04pm
July 10, 2013
Rescuing a hive attacked by bears - it’s Brenda’s job!
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the Beehive. These past few weeks have turned out to be eventful ones. It...
July 10, 2013 - 11:46am
June 26, 2013
The Beehive: Moving renegade bee colony and queen is no picnic
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise I have been dying to write this column. Last time I wrote, I confessed that I was not a patient man, and...
June 26, 2013 - 12:52pm
May 29, 2013
As bees perish, researchers search for causes and solutions
By Dan Gunderson / Minnesota Public Radio Elbow Lake, Minn. -- In a sprawling bee yard, beekeeper Steve Ellis, wearily surveyed 1,300 hives...
May 29, 2013 - 8:12am
May 22, 2013
New bees looking good after arrival from Clearbrook
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the beehive. In this week’s column, I’m going to write about the arrival of the new...
May 22, 2013 - 10:47am
May 1, 2013
The business of grafting queen bees, and the rewards
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to The Beehive. In this week’s edition, I am going to wrap up my discussion about my Texas...
May 1, 2013 - 12:22pm
April 10, 2013
Texas trip leaves a few stings along with some laughs
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the beehive. In the last column, I wrote about my trip to Woodville, Texas. I am going to...
April 10, 2013 - 11:25am
March 27, 2013
The Beehive: Texas trip is a beekeeper’s dream; commercial honey haven
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise - Welcome back to the Beehive. I write this column as I have just returned from Woodville, Texas. I think I have just lived every beekeeper’s dream. I was invited to Texas for a week, and was able to work with my buddy Jerrel Johnson and his three...
March 27, 2013 - 12:07pm
February 13, 2013
Bees earning their room and board
Hello, folks, welcome to a mid-winter edition of the Beehive. I thought I would check in with you folks and let you know how the bees are doing,...
February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
September 12, 2012
The Beehive: The honey harvest is under way; bees become protective
Welcome back to the Beehive. The honey flow has slowed and the bees are sensing the end of the season. How do I know that the bees are sensing...
September 12, 2012 - 1:00pm