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Boating accident on Fish Hook Lake
Teardrop camper builders comfortable with cozy camping
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers 41st Annual Show draws over 3,000
Architectural firm discusses building repairs with Menahga School Board
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Grossinger repeats as triathlon champ
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Fern Marie Crocker
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning programming resumes Sept. 6
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Boating accident on Fish Hook Lake
May 20, 2013
Kraft, Veit inducted to first-ever Women Business Owners Hall of Fame
Park Rapids entrepreneur Lorelei Kraft is one of the inaugural 25 women inducted in the Minnesota Women Business Owners Hall of Fame, receiving...
May 20, 2013 - 11:38am
May 2, 2013
Fugate’s to close store, automotive shop to remain open
BEMIDJ — This week’s flooding did not impact just the roads, but a local business, as well. Fugate’s Country Store on Highway 71 in northern Hubbard County, has been in operation for five years. It will soon be closing its doors. “Because we had our $10,000 gas tank...
May 2, 2013 - 8:34am
April 1, 2013
Trading Post has been around nearly a century, serving generations of residents, visitors
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Nostalgia and family tradition have contributed to nearly a century of success for a...
April 1, 2013 - 8:05am
March 30, 2013
Charlie’s boats a long-time fixture in Park Rapids area
Editor’s note: The Enterprise is highlighting some of the area’s long-standing businesses as part of its Progress edition. See more in the...
March 30, 2013 - 11:35am
March 27, 2013
Tips offered to strengthen a workforce
By Lou Schultz / For the Enterprise - “Your employees are not assets to be bought and sold, but treasures that must be preserved at all costs.” W. Edwards Deming would use this statement to make a point about the fact that you have made a big investment in hiring, training,...
March 27, 2013 - 12:27pm
Rittgers offers ‘remedy’ for all panes
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Craig Rittgers is “a common face in the glass business,” logging nearly three decades in...
March 27, 2013 - 12:24pm
March 20, 2013
Chamber open house is Thursday
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce will host an open house “to meet and greet fellow members” from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 21 at the Chamber office, 1204 Park Ave. South. Participants will have the opportunity to meet with Chamber board members and staff, enjoy...
March 20, 2013 - 1:39pm
Seeing the best in people is photographer’s key asset
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Sarah Miller took a unique path to her passion, but in hindsight, one that was more strategic...
March 20, 2013 - 1:27pm
March 16, 2013
Park Rapids to see new development
By Anna Erickson email@example.com A modification to a Municipal Development District and Tax Increment Financing Plan has been approved for development of a 29-unit apartment complex in Park Rapids. Kuepers Architects & Builders, Inc., brought the request to...
March 16, 2013 - 11:42am
March 13, 2013
Agape Dog Training is available in Akeley
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org Lori Jo Turner is “tapping into the unconditional love of dogs” to continue her passion as a canine trainer. Josie, her adopted border collie, is credited with a return to a childhood passion. Turner has initiated...
March 13, 2013 - 10:54am
March 6, 2013
Itasca-Mantrap Co-op members to see rate hikes
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Next month electric rates will go up for Itasca-Mantrap Cooperative members. Average basic charges...
March 6, 2013 - 10:28am
February 27, 2013
Small business owners can access LegalCORPS consultations in Bemidji
Income-eligible small business owners in northwest Minnesota have access to free 30-minute consultations with business attorneys as part of a joint effort between the Northwest Small Business Development Center and LegalCORPS. LegalCORPS, a Minneapolis-based nonprofit organization,...
February 27, 2013 - 3:59pm
Basic Business Cents: 'Workforce Focus' can up competitiveness
Are you proud of your workforce? Could they do better? Of course, none of us are perfect. So, how do we get from our present state to the new...
February 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
Four-legged guests 'snuggle, snooze'
The hotel business can be grueling (make that drooling) for proprietors anxious to make their guests happy. Carol Nelson's nights and days...
February 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 23, 2013
Becker County businesses benefiting from blizzards
Moans and groans from all over the area can be heard from residents sick and tired of winter. But then there are those who are way too busy to...
February 23, 2013 - 8:33am