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Menahga School task force endorses $29.1 million building project
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
Hubbard County Incidents
City council approves Armory Square agreement
Wrestlers win pair of Mid-State matches
Panthers stay perfect in duals with easy victory over Perham
Tigers drop pair of conference games
Balanced Tigers roll past Wolves
Prowlers escape with win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
Local jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
January 16, 2016
MSC coasts to dual win over Panthers
Spencer Fritze took first in diving with 233.85 points to account for the only winning performance in the first 10 events as the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team dropped a 102-81 dual meet against Melrose/Sauk Centre Tuesday night at Sauk Centre. Posting runner-up...
January 16, 2016 - 1:00pm
January 13, 2016
Benson leads way for Panthers at Detroit Lakes meet
Matthew Benson played a role in four of five winning efforts for the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team at Saturday’s Detroit Lakes Invitational. Spencer Fritze had the other winning performance for the Panthers, who compiled 391 points. Bemidji claimed the team...
January 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
December 23, 2015
Bemidji swims past Panthers
The Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team won six events, but better depth led Bemidji to a 170-144 victory in a dual meet Friday night at Bemidji. Matthew Benson and Spencer Fritze won two events each in leading the Panthers in their dual debut. Casmir Simonson,...
December 23, 2015 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2015
Panthers change culture, expect successful season
If the first two weeks of practice are any indication, the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team should have another successful season....
December 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
Panthers open season with runner-up performance at Fergus Falls Invitational
Winning times by Zach Fritze and Spencer Fritze and six runner-up finishes helped the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team open the season with a runner-up finish at last Saturday’s Fergus Falls Invitational. Zach Fritze won the 50-yard backstroke in 34.32 and Spencer...
December 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
May 13, 2015
Panthers stepped up, finished strong
It was another typical season for the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team. After getting off to a slow start, the Panthers peaked at the end of the season. Park Rapids went 4-2 in dual meets before claiming runner-up honors at the Mid-State Conference meet and placing...
May 13, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 11, 2015
Fritze places 10th in diving, Benson places 29th in 500 freestyle
Park Rapids’ Spencer Fritze and Matthew Benson fulfilled goals at the state Class A boys swimming and diving meet at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center. Fritze was looking to reach the finals in diving and fulfilled that goal as the eighth grader finished 10th...
March 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 7, 2015
Benson, Fritze earned trips to state meet
Despite being two of the youngest contenders to advance to state, Park Rapids freshman Matthew Benson and eighth grader Spencer Fritze competed like veterans at the Section 5A boys swimming and diving meet at Detroit Lakes. Fritze became the first member of the Park Rapids...
March 7, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 4, 2015
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Putting in extra practice time made the difference as Park Rapids freshman Matthew Benson and eighth grader Spencer Fritze earned trips...
March 4, 2015 - 1:00pm
February 18, 2015
Lakers win final relay to defend swim title
For the second year in a row, Detroit Lakes won the 400-yard freestyle relay to win the Mid-State Conference boys swimming and diving title. Last year, the Lakers led the field in the final event to edge Park Rapids 484-478. On Saturday at Detroit Lakes, the Lakers again...
February 18, 2015 - 1:00pm
February 14, 2015
Depth helps Panthers win Last Chance Invitational title
Five winning efforts and six runner-up finishes led the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team to the title at last Saturday’s Last Chance Invitational at the Area High School pool. The Panthers also relied on depth to compile 899 points to top the three-team field....
February 14, 2015 - 1:00pm
February 11, 2015
Fritze breaks school diving record in final dual meet of season
It was a record-setting night in the final home dual meet of the season for the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team Thursday night. Melrose/Sauk Centre had two relay teams break pool records to spark a 111-75 victory over the Panthers, who saw Spencer Fritze break...
February 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 31, 2015
Depth sparks Panthers' win over Prowlers
Going 1-2-3 in five events and 1-2 in two relays led the Park Rapids boys swimming team to a 107-60 victory at Thief River Falls Tuesday night. Hunter Utke, Andrew Zinke, Matthew Benson and Spencer Fritze opened the meet by winning the 200-yard medley relay in 2:02.76...
January 31, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 24, 2015
Panthers sweep relays, sink Lakers
Todd Fritze said the key for the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team to defeat Detroit Lakes in a dual meet Tuesday night was to win...
January 24, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 21, 2015
Panthers glide to win over Yellowjackets
Todd Fritze was able to move members of the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team into different events in a dominating dual win over...
January 21, 2015 - 1:00pm