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Park Rapids Graduation
Donna Anderson earns U of M Extension's Distinguished Staff Award for Nutrition Educator
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Food shelf upgrades services with new freezer
Parks Board seeks to raise $25,000 for construction of Pioneer Park bathrooms
Panthers open section baseball playoffs by hosting Bagley
Senior athletes honored at All Sports Banquet
Panthers capture Northern Pines Conference golf titles
Golfers get tune-up for 8AA North meet
Panthers suffer first loss of season
Jean Marilyn Martin
Joseph J. Charmoli
Clarence "Bob" Kastama
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
‘Life is a Highway’ on stage
Nemeth Art Center celebrates 40th anniversary this season
Author Heid Erdrich leading book discussion
Clarinet virtuoso concludes Heartland Concert season
Summer library programs focus on STEAM and Design
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
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Letter to the editor: Thank you for supporting All Veterans Memorial
Guest Editorial: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Commentary: Never be fooled or lied to
Letter to the Editor: Increased warming unsettled science
Commentary: Everybody needs a bud
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 15, 2017
New investment venture by Forum Communications seeks business opportunities
FARGO — A new venture from Forum Communications Co. is seeking to acquire and invest in companies outside of the traditional media industry....
May 15, 2017 - 9:28am
May 14, 2017
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
A wide swath of Minnesotans interact with a homegrown, billion-dollar business every day — without leaving the house, without turning...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
April 26, 2017
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
In order to realize the potential of their organizations, many leaders need to radically change their work environment. Changes to the environment, in which people work, study, and live, can often provide leverage for improvements. As organizations work to reduce waste, rework, and...
April 26, 2017 - 8:56am
February 8, 2017
Building Customer Loyalty
We all say we want loyal customers who come to us first with their needs, but what exactly is loyalty and how do we build that? The dictionary defines loyalty as a strong feeling of support or allegiance. In business we think of it as continuing and increasing business with the company...
February 8, 2017 - 12:54pm
January 12, 2017
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
There are two dominant forces that impact the actions of the organization-leadership and culture. Much has been written on leadership but not so much on culture.
January 12, 2017 - 9:54am
January 11, 2017
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Klein Insurance was founded by Ken Klein in 1976 in Eagle Bend In 1988, the company expanded after Ken purchased an independent insurance agency,...
January 11, 2017 - 10:33am
January 4, 2017
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Mike Bruhn of Park Rapids has become the face people expect to see when they enter Bruhn Optical for their exams and adjustments. Now, after...
January 4, 2017 - 8:37am
November 2, 2016
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
Is your sales process working to your satisfaction? Could it be improved? How effective are your employees in making sales? Any process can be...
November 2, 2016 - 12:27pm
October 1, 2016
Chamber hands out business awards at annual banquet
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce brought back its annual meeting Tuesday after a few years away from the event and handed out distinction...
October 1, 2016 - 12:05pm
September 21, 2016
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Much has been discussed about product and service improvement, and the processes that make them. But what about the equally important factor of innovation of product, service, and processes? Equal investments in training and management focus must be given to continuous improvement...
September 21, 2016 - 9:01am
June 1, 2016
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
- A.K.A. Director of Hu-man Resources for large organizations - A.K.A. Personnel Manager for medium organizations - .K.A. Owner for small organizations The typical job description for the office of personnel management reads something like, maintains the organization’s human resources...
June 1, 2016 - 3:13pm
January 20, 2016
Original Stencil offers screen-printing
Longtime entrepreneurs Angela and Rob Miller have opened a new business on Birch Street. Original Stencil, located one block south of Super...
January 20, 2016 - 11:40am
November 4, 2015
Restaurants: Ownership has good, bad
The Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning’s fall season concluded with three local restaurant owners sharing their experiences. Molly Luther of The Good Life Café, Thom Peterson of Bella Caffé and 3rd Street Market and Robb Swanson of Zhateau Zorbaz revealed the trials and...
November 4, 2015 - 2:16pm
August 11, 2015
Google morphs into 'Alphabet' in major shake-up
SAN FRANCISCO - Google announced a major shake-up of its operating structure on Monday, creating a holding company called Alphabet which will contain subsidiaries to separate its core web advertising business from newer ventures like driverless cars. The move appeared to be an...
August 11, 2015 - 7:54am
July 1, 2015
Handing over the keys to new business
BY Sarah smith email@example.com The locksmith business has conformed to technology and is no longer a skeleton key slipping...
July 1, 2015 - 3:05pm