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Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Nevis seeks the community's help to design city logo
Chili Challenge seeks chefs for 8th annual event
Menahga City Council restoring planning commission
Fewer teachers entering field leads to statewide concern
Hornets escape, defeat Panthers in section final
Warroad's 12-0 win eliminates Panthers
Tigers end Verndale's winning streaks
Panthers drop trio of games
Panthers edge EGF, end losing streak
James Harold Hukki
Kay Loraine Sjolin
Loree Ann "Loretta" Cusey
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Building Customer Loyalty
Dr. Keller named partner at Vision Source
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
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
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
Letter: Old Line 3 should be cleaned up
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
October 1, 2016
City council approves Park Rapids police chief appointment
Park Rapids has a new chief in town. The city council followed the hiring committee's recommendation and on Tuesday approved the appointment...
October 1, 2016 - 12:06pm
September 7, 2016
Police chief finalists set for interviews
The search for a new Park Rapids police chief is narrowed to five finalists to be interviewed later this month. The Park Rapids City Council...
September 7, 2016 - 1:25pm
August 27, 2016
Park Rapids PD promotes two officers to sergeant rank
Two patrol officers were promoted to shift supervisor roles Tuesday as part of a Park Rapids Police Department restructuring plan by the interim...
August 27, 2016 - 11:43am
July 16, 2016
Vandalism plagues Menahga city beach, campground baths
Vandalism at Menahga City Campground bathrooms and the city beach has the Menahga City Council contemplating a security camera system. Bashed in light switches have been replaced about three times this summer, City Administrator/Treasurer Janette Bower told the council at Monday’s...
July 16, 2016 - 10:44am
City council taking closer look at septic system policy
The Park Rapids City Council at its June 28 meeting requested that City Planner Ryan Mathisrud review the septic system program and determine how to proceed with enforcing compliance should the project involving Discovery Circle be abandoned. Mathisrud presented his findings to the...
July 16, 2016 - 10:30am
June 20, 2016
Menahga pursuing COPS grant for school resource officer
On Monday, the Menahga City Council authorized Police Chief Scott Koennicke to apply for a COPS grant. If approved, the funds would support the hiring of a School Resource Officer. A COPS grant would pay 75 percent of salary and benefits for an entry level police officer for three...
June 20, 2016 - 3:32pm
Council considers purchasing lots near Depot Park
The Park Rapids City Council is considering an offer by a property owner on Fifth Street to sell two lots adjacent to Depot Park for $24,000....
April 20, 2016 - 1:29am
April 16, 2016
Fridgen resigns post as Nevis city adminstrator
Nevis will bid farewell to city administrator Carol Fridgen, who submitted her resignation effective at the end of May. "It is with a heavy heart that I leave the position which I have performed for the last 16 years, but I have decided the time has come for me to start my retirement...
April 16, 2016 - 8:42am
April 3, 2016
EDA commits to purchase Armory Square
In a split vote Tuesday the Park Rapids Economic Development Authority and city council committed to purchasing Armory Square. The council voted...
April 3, 2016 - 10:33am
March 13, 2016
City council split on septic system inspection ordinance
The Park Rapids City Council on Tuesday voted down an amendment to add a point of sale inspection provision to the current septic system ordinance. A point of sale inspection in the ordinance would require a septic system compliance inspection at the time of property transfer. In...
March 13, 2016 - 12:57pm
February 15, 2016
Nevis Council member calls for civility, open discussion
The Nevis Council meeting proved to be contentious this week, with member Molly Senger objecting to “lack of civility” before the first order of business and subsequently opposing a zoning ordinance amendment which, she alleges, “would take away transparency, safeguards.”...
February 15, 2016 - 8:46am
January 30, 2016
City acquires property next to fire hall
The Park Rapid City Council on Tuesday approved a resolution to purchase property adjacent to the fire hall. The building, once a city liquor...
January 30, 2016 - 6:47pm
January 13, 2016
Nevis City Council tables annual appointments
In a possibly unprecedented move, the Nevis Council agreed to table the annual appointments of council members to commissions Monday night, in the absence of mayor Chris Norton. “The mayor did not discus this with us,” council member Heidi Raduenz said in making the motion. ...
January 13, 2016 - 4:05pm
December 16, 2015
City finds savings in refunding bonds
The Park Rapids City Council passed two resolutions last week authorizing the sale of general obligation improvement crossover refunding bonds in the principal amount of $4,075,000. Standard & Poor’s Ratings Service assigned an AA- rating to the city, described as very good....
December 16, 2015 - 12:03pm
December 17, 2014
Park Rapids seeking citizen committee input
By Anna Erickson email@example.com The city of Park Rapids is seeking individuals who are interested in having a voice in meeting present and future needs of the community. The city of Park Rapids has openings on the following committees: n Arts & Culture...
December 17, 2014 - 1:27pm