Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Park Rapids Rotary launches first international project
Lindows reconnect with Ecuadorian foreign exchange student
Hubbard County to hire fourth attorney
Commissioners approve staffing changes at the Hubbard County Law Enforcement Center
Fargo woman has seat at Oscars red carpet
Nevis girls host Bertha-Hewitt to open section playoffs
Panthers qualify in six events for state swimming meet
Six Park Rapids wrestlers qualify for state
Nevis girls close out conference schedule
D-G-F eliminates Warriors in quarterfinals
Gary W. Titus
Ralph Everett Ford
James K. Larsen
Walter Cecil Hensel
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Dr. Keller named partner at Vision Source
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
Artists invited to submit button designs
Nevis students' artwork chosen for youth exhibit
Lifelong Learning program focuses on water quality
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
Landowners asked to allow walk-in access to hunters
Public meetings will discuss deer management goals
Commentary: Proposed bill transfers Legacy funds to road, bridges, clean water projects
Letter: School bus drivers appreciated
Commentary: Where seniors can find energy
Editorial: Sick and safe a statewide issue
Letter: Volunteers make Bingo for Books possible
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
July 10, 2010
For the love of a bug-eating violet bird
For Don Wilkins, preservation of an endangered violet blue bird has been a retirement obsession. The 200+ adults and 450 chicks make up the...
July 10, 2010 - 1:00pm
June 19, 2010
An Amateur's Guide to the Forests, Fields and Skies: What the heck is that critter? You tell us
"Dick and June Axelson here. On Little Mantrap Lake, we have blackbirds, chickadees, and orioles, all feeding on the grape jelly feeder. We've...
June 19, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 29, 2010
Steve explains reasons for keeping the windows smudged
Jan Long called and said she has a bluebird that's been flying into her window on several occasions. She asked if I had ever heard any explanations...
May 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 8, 2010
Leaving waterfowl nests undisturbed
The soft green of the aspens is bringing color to the surrounding woodlands and the marsh marigolds are painting the lowlands. Signs of spring...
May 8, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 24, 2010
Sharp-tail grouse entertaining, colorful
So far this spring I've shown you a photo of a prairie chicken and talked about them in an attempt to get you in a blind so you could watch them...
April 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 17, 2010
Bluebird project spans the generations
In the early 1990s the Park Rapids fifth graders began building bluebird houses in science class. The project was designed as an activity to...
April 17, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 10, 2010
Ruby-throated hummingbirds coming
The other day while I was raking pine needles in the back yard, the familiar and welcome call of a loon flying over made me stop and smile. I...
April 10, 2010 - 2:00pm
April 3, 2010
Injured cygnet gets new life thanks to the Marines
There's a military adage that when the going gets rough, you send in the Marines to do the heavy lifting. An injured trumpeter swan unable...
April 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
Heron rookery comes alive in the spring
April 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 2, 2010
From Backyards to Backwoods: Keeping the woodpeckers off your home
If you have ever seen a pileated woodpecker attack a tree in search of carpenter ants, you know the damage they can cause. I get a headache...
January 2, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 12, 2009
From Backyards to Backwoods: Kids learn nature photography at Itasca
What do you get when you bus 25 fourth graders to Itasca State Park on a cool December day and put cameras in their hands so they can become...
December 12, 2009 - 12:30pm
December 5, 2009
From Backyards to Backwoods: Trivia buffs, here's a doozy: 'pectinations'
We've been going from wildlife species, to classroom topics, to our camera project with kids. This week we're going to slow down and revisit...
December 5, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 28, 2009
A turkey by any other name is an eagle?
It's Thanksgiving weekend - a time to be together with friends and family, eat leftover turkey buns, and think of all the ways in which we are...
November 28, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 20, 2009
Injured eagle taken to U of M Raptor Center
Victor Roers of Urbank watched as two volunteers from the University of Minnesota Raptor Center transferred an injured bald eagle into their...
November 20, 2009 - 7:47am
November 7, 2009
Trumpeters return en masse
Portage Lake residents were greeted by the honking of 50 trumpeter swans Thursday afternoon that congregated along the east shore of the lake,...
November 7, 2009 - 1:00pm