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White Earth receives $100,000 Legacy funding for new skate park
Farmers Market opens outside CHI St. Joseph's
Open enrollment debate continues at Menahga Schools
Itasca State Park celebrates Smokey Bear
Nevis seeks county funds to replace playground equipment
Hawley blanks Park Rapids 18U softball team in title game
Midway uses 11-run inning to defeat Nimrod
Summer spiking success
Esox rally for win with walk-off walk
Park Rapids girls tee up successful season
Lee A. Gebro
Amy Louise Petersen
Theodore "Ted" Frank Spencer
Barbara Jo Tingum
James P. "Chubbz" Raduenz
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
2nd Street Stage features Chicago musicians
Respected folk singer appearing in children's show
Chalk contest will add to Crazy Days fun
'South Pacific' sweeping into Park Rapids
Nemeth Art Center opens two new art exhibits
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Johnson, Eischens win bass classic
The dark side of catch and release angling practices
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Moses: Ten more Commandments
Letter to the editor: Park Rapids a pollinator friendly city
Editorial: Local guy wants civil, respectful political discussion
Letter to the editor: Editorial about Line 3 is misleading
Letter to the editor: Warning to pet owners in Osage area
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
June 15, 2017
How to hang on to Millennial workers, according to Millennials
WEST FARGO — About three years ago, Alycia Peter got a job in a different department at Rasmussen College that she said had more room for...
June 15, 2017 - 10:45am
June 10, 2017
Construction of Knute Nelson's Crystal Brook Senior Living community to begin this month
Knute Nelson invites the community to a ceremonious groundbreaking for Crystal Brook Senior Living, the newest lifestyle community, at 2:30 p.m....
June 10, 2017 - 8:14pm
May 31, 2017
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
It has been said to err is human. Maybe making mistakes is part of being human but we don't have to accept that nothing can be done to improve our workers' (and ourselves') pattern of making mistakes. They occur because of the interaction of people with a system. The outcome can be...
May 31, 2017 - 9:50am
A&W continues small town tradition under new ownership
A&W in Park Rapids is now serving its "All American Food" and frosty mugs of root beer under the new ownership of Skip and Julie Shepersky. The...
May 31, 2017 - 9:48am
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