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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
Walter Cecil Hensel
Kay Loraine Sjolin
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
November 5, 2014
Mikesh earns second term as Park Rapids mayor
Mayor Pat Mikesh was re-elected to a second term in Park Rapids, defeating challenger Pam Hauber. Mikesh received 65.7 percent of the votes (774) to Hauber's 33.79 percent (398) votes. Erika Randall and Paul Utke were re-elected to the city council. Their seats were unconte...
November 5, 2014 - 8:29am
September 13, 2014
Park Rapids’ 2015 budget increases slightly
By Anna Erickson email@example.com The Park Rapids City Council has adopted the preliminary general fund budget and levy for 2015. The proposed overall budget of $2,969,025 is 3.15 percent higher than 2014. It was approved at the Tuesday, Sept. 9 council meeting....
September 13, 2014 - 10:45am
August 16, 2014
Trygve Karl acting mayor of Akeley after Jerry Tatro resigns
The city of Akeley is without a mayor. Former Mayor Jerry Tatro submitted his resignation July 28 because he’d moved out of the city limits. Council member Trygve Karl is now acting mayor, but he will be there only until the November election. The city declared a vacancy Wednesday...
August 16, 2014 - 10:00am
March 6, 2014
Sebeka council calls meeting to discuss police chief accused of DWI
SEBEKA, Minn. - The Sebeka City Council will hold a closed meeting at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss the city’s police chief, who was cited last week on a charge of driving while intoxicated. A New York Mills police officer stopped Eric Swenson, 48, just outside city limits about 11...
March 6, 2014 - 8:34am
October 30, 2013
Park Rapids police deal gives officers graduated raises; council OKs CIP
The Park Rapids City Council approved a three-year contract with the police union. The contract is effective Jan. 1, 2014 through Dec. 31, 2016. In the past, the city has negotiated a two-year contract but the union and city felt it would be beneficial to go to a three-year...
October 30, 2013 - 11:30am
March 11, 2013
Park Rapids CIP hearing is Tuesday
Park Rapids residents are invited to weigh in on upcoming city projects. A public hearing has been scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 12 to review the 2013-17 Capital Improvement Plan for city projects and equipment. The hearing is at the Park Rapids Area Library. Several...
March 11, 2013 - 3:29pm
July 28, 2012
Noxious weeds, lawns present clean-up issues for PR City Council, staff
A Park Rapids resident is concerned about weeds growing in a Department of Natural Resources lot along Highway 34. Dick Rutherford, who owns...
July 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 14, 2012
Akeley to draft capital improvement plan, reviewing new EHCFD joint powers agreement
The Akeley Council agreed to move forward with drafting a capital improvement plan for the city, Dick Grabko of SEH stating this would be at no cost at this point. Grabko explained the plan would include possible projects that could be initiated within a five-year period, including...
July 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2012
Akeley council votes to thin conifer patch along Highway 34 for tree health
The Akeley Council agreed to re-solicit bids to thin the conifers that run parallel to Highway 34 for a few blocks in the city. The city was approached in 2010 regarding the need to thin the trees, according to Brad Witkin of the Department of Natural Resources. An appraisal was...
May 16, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 25, 2011
Park Rapids looks at more street, utility improvements
Street and utility projects continue to dominate Park Rapids city business. The City Council heard a preliminary engineering report for sanitary sewer and water main improvements for Todd Township Annexation Area III. The annexation agreement shows that plans and specifications...
November 25, 2011 - 3:18pm
December 4, 2010
City council asked to wait on street utility projects
A proposed Park Rapids levy would increase by 13.95 percent in 2011, the majority of the increase stemming from street utility projects. The...
December 4, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 15, 2010
Park Rapids looks to increase funds for development
The Park Rapids City Council was scheduled to set the 2011 levy at Tuesday's meeting, with more money allotted to economic development. The...
September 15, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 17, 2010
Konshok will deploy soon to Afghanistan
Lt. Col. Dave W. Konshok is heading to Afghanistan with his U.S. Air Force Reserves unit. While in Afghanistan, Konshok's unit will be providing...
July 17, 2010 - 3:00pm
June 12, 2010
City supports 2012 fishing opener bid
The Park Rapids City Council, at the behest of Chamber exec Katie Magozzi, expressed unanimous support for the community's bid to host the 2012 Governor's Fishing Opener. "We're asking for a partner, Magozzi told the council. "The city has done magnificent things for business by...
June 12, 2010 - 1:00pm
Menahga, Sebeka, Nimrod apply for housing grants
Menahga has agreed to join Sebeka in applying for a $1.4 million housing redevelopment grant from the Department of Employment and Economic Development. Jenny Hoppe, a Sebeka Horizons representative, said members of the group are also asking the city of Nimrod to be part of the...
May 12, 2010 - 1:00pm