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Park Rapids Enterprise
Spleen tumor takes life of K9 Macho
Bemidji truck driver dies in crash with Amtrak train
Sun pillars light up the sky
Republican state senator Westrom announces bid to unseat Peterson in 7th District
Man accused of planting recorder in woman's home
Rudquist's double-double sparks Braves
Panthers net one goal in tie, loss against section foes
Braves looking to take on new roles
UNC's Kjellberg, Lusti, Carlson receive honors
Balance lifts Rangers past Panthers in season debut
ETHEL R. DODGE
CATHERINE ANNE THOMSEN
Donna Mae (Brossoit) Conzemius
Upcoming events Dec. 4 - 9
Christmas has arrived in PR
The good and bad of ice and snow
Reason for vanishing bees remains mystery, ag official says
ATV clubs compete to maintain trails
Mantrap spearing starts Dec. 2
Chateau being built, ski slopes being shaped as project moves ahead
Valuing an employee’s contribution
Knute Nelson showcases GrandCare
Basic Business Cents: Workplace behavior operating principles
Forester plans for trees and wildlife
Big Sand Lake supports community
Privatization has been a costly failure
Commentary: Pipeline spills unlikely but possible
Letter: Not in favor of new pipeline proposal
Editorial: County should pay for second investigator
Christmas cookies bring family together for holidays
The tale of the Christmas cactus
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 be no third term in his future. While sources would not confirm Pawlenty's decision on the record, there are several media reports that the...
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