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Pipeline protest camp cleared by hundreds of officers, but 46 arrested
Hubbard County Republicans elect officers at annual convention
Digging for treasures: Detroit Lakes diver finds 500 year old antler, among other historic finds
Constituents flock to town hall meeting
Spring truck weight restrictions start for north-central frost zone
Wunderlich leads Perham past Braves
Gymnasts finish 7th in section
Semmler sparks PR-B past Tigers
Explosive first half sparks Panthers past Bagley
Hornets deny Panthers trip to state
James Harold Hukki
Ralph Everett Ford
Walter Cecil Hensel
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Dr. Keller named partner at Vision Source
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Nevis students' artwork chosen for youth exhibit
Lifelong Learning program focuses on water quality
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
'A Piece of My Heart' heads to Sections
Menahga's One-Act Play headed to Sections
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
Landowners asked to allow walk-in access to hunters
Public meetings will discuss deer management goals
Commentary: Proposed bill transfers Legacy funds to road, bridges, clean water projects
Letter: School bus drivers appreciated
Commentary: Where seniors can find energy
Editorial: Sick and safe a statewide issue
Letter: Volunteers make Bingo for Books possible
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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 firstname.lastname@example.org The locksmith business has conformed to technology and is no longer a skeleton key slipping...
July 1, 2015 - 3:05pm
June 25, 2015
Six-Toed Cat offers unique treasures
BY Sarah smith email@example.com The Six-Toed Cat Antiques store is one of Park Rapids’ best kept secrets. Concealed off...
June 25, 2015 - 7:43am
June 3, 2015
Amielia’s Family Hair Care in Park Rapids
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org When Amielia Kahlstorf decided to open her own hair care business after years of working at...
June 3, 2015 - 3:18pm
May 6, 2015
Johnson’s readies for Opener
BY Sarah smith email@example.com As the fishing opener approaches, Mike Johnson worries that his staff is a week behind in...
May 6, 2015 - 9:57am