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Park Rapids Enterprise
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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