Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Snow, icy roads lead to multiple accidents
Thank Meal sets record
Park Rapids Turkey Trot 5K debuts
Park Rapids boy living with failing heart as family waits for transplant call
‘Tis the season for the booming and colorful business of poinsettias
Panthers improved, finished 11-13-1
Three goals in third period seal East Grand Forks’ 5-1 win over Panthers
Nevis boys open season with win
Menahga boys focusing on teamwork, improvement
Braves open season with win over Frazee
Opal Rosemary "Rosie" Pihlaja
Nancy L. Knudsen
David Robert Utech
Ann Bishop Roberts
Xtreme Hounds offers dog training
Community band concert Nov. 22
Director Bill Eigen, left, watches as his film, ‘The Jingle Dress,’ gets filmed. SUBMITTED PHOTO
A mix of success stories at opener
Go walking for late season walleye success
Rare dragonfly observed near Paul Bunyan Forest
Minnesota woman bags monstrous 11-pointer
Rifle deer season under way
Editorial: Five tough questions to ask aging parents
Commentary: Always on my mind
Commentary: Don't forget about Pakistan
Letter: Thank you goes out to Park Rapids Ford
Letter: Volleyball teams receives support
Home plate: Turkey curtain call
Home plate: Something new to stew about
July 13, 2009
Emergency repairs necessitate detour on Highway 71 north
The "unforeseen collapse" of a culvert on north Highway 71 has necessitated a temporary detour near Summerhill Farm north of Park Rapids. "We didn't anticipate the way it worked out," said department of Transportation engineer Todd Vonasek of the detour. Nancy Utke, co-owner of...
July 13, 2009 - 2:27pm
Highway 71 construction starts today; detours begin
Work on the stretch of Highway 71 between Menahga and Park Rapids began this morning. Detours are in place. Over the weekend contractor Central...
July 13, 2009 - 6:55am
June 30, 2009
Franken declared winner of Senate race
The Minnesota Supreme Court says Al Franken won the U.S. Senate race and should be sworn in as the state's second senator. In an early-afternoon ruling, five members of the high court agreed with a district court decision that Democrat Franken received more votes than Republican...
June 30, 2009 - 1:19pm
June 16, 2009
Governor releases list of budget cuts
Governor Tim Pawlenty and Management and Budget Commissioner Tom Hanson today announced recommendations to resolve a projected $2.676 billion budget gap through use of executive actions. Today's recommendations from Commissioner Hanson to Governor Pawlenty follow Hanson's determination...
June 16, 2009 - 2:02pm
June 2, 2009
Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty expected to rule out third term
Gov. Tim Pawlenty plans to announce "his future plans" this afternoon, his office announced, with most speculation that he will say there will...
News / state
June 2, 2009 - 11:10am
May 26, 2009
Bleeding man wanders away from Saturday rollover; seeks stranger's help
Early Saturday morning a bleeding man startled Duane Raze, needing assistance at 5 a.m. Before Raze could answer the door the man had left. He was bleeding from one leg. Concerned, Raze got into his vehicle to try to locate the injured man.
May 26, 2009 - 1:13pm
May 21, 2009
Law enforcement preserving evidence in pot case
In court cases, there's a dastardly principal called "spoliation of evidence." Attorneys dread it. It essentially means the evidence seized...
May 21, 2009 - 10:24am
May 15, 2009
Two arrested after report of pointing gun at pedestrians on Main street
A male and female were arrested Thursday night after Park Rapids law enforcement officials were notified of people in car pointing a gun at individuals on Main street. According to Park Rapids Police Chief Terry Eilers, a witness notified dispatch of the incident at 7:53 p.m. and...
May 15, 2009 - 10:53am
April 30, 2009
Minnesota swine flu case confirmed
Minnesota's first swine flu case has been confirmed. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta today confirmed the illness was caused by what Minnesota officials call the "H1N1 novel influenza virus." A woman connected to central Minnesota's Cold Spring school...
News / state
April 30, 2009 - 10:50am