Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Hubbard County considers a lease renewal with the Historical Society
Audit question addressed at county board meeting
Pair of Heritage residents celebrate 103rd birthday
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
Jorgenson leads Panthers at Tianna
Braves stay undefeated in conference play
Errors cost Tigers in loss to Hill City
Panthers sweep titles on home course
Jerger strikes out 15, Panthers defeat Frazee
Howard Verne Schulz
Mary A. Oellien
Derald Sterling Johnson
Harvey W. Henrikson
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
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Storytellers invited to enter contest
PRDBA chooses 2nd Street Stage's winning button design
Park Rapids Classic Chorale joining Bemidji Symphony Orchestra's presentation of Handel's 'Messiah'
Just for Kix captures first place awards
Park Rapids speech team success
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
About Fishing: Picking a fish finder
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Lions International celebrates 100 years serving communities
Letter: Support legislation dealing with protesters
Letter: Commissioners should present insurance plan publicly
Letter: Airstrikes a masterful move
Letter: Do we really care who gets the most legitimate votes?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
April 15, 2017
Pigeon population presents downtown nuisance
Pigeon droppings on downtown sidewalks is not the image Park Rapids businesses and city leaders want to portray. The Downtown Business Association...
April 15, 2017 - 11:28am
Potential golf cart ban plan tabled
An effort to prevent golf carts from operating on the streets of Park Rapids through amending an existing city ordinance stalled Tuesday. The City Council had in front of them at it's Tuesday, April 11 meeting, a resolution amending the current ordinance and decided to table the matter...
April 15, 2017 - 11:18am
March 19, 2017
Menahga City Council exploring seasonal campsite options
The Menahga City Council is considering developing eight seasonal campsites at its Memorial Forest Campground. They held a special meeting March...
March 19, 2017 - 1:52pm
March 18, 2017
City set to say no to golf carts
Motorized golf carts have been operating in sort of a legal gray area in recent years without clear application of a Park Rapids city ordinance...
March 18, 2017 - 2:27pm
February 19, 2017
Menahga City Council restoring planning commission
The city of Menahga hopes to revive its planning commission. The city council announced two vacancies on the planning commission at their Feb. 13 meeting. The planning commission's responsibilities include reviewing and updating the city's comprehensive plan, reviewing all amendments...
February 19, 2017 - 8:37am
January 28, 2017
City council appoints Rutherford to open seat
The wait is over for Dick Rutherford. The lifelong Park Rapids resident and businessman who attends nearly every meeting was appointed to the...
January 28, 2017 - 8:47pm
January 14, 2017
City council approves Armory Square agreement
The Park Rapids City Council and Economic Development Authority approved separate resolutions Tuesday for the purchase of Armory Square from a development corporation. Additional legal work and agreed upon renovation work on the historic downtown facility remains to fulfill the agreement,...
January 14, 2017 - 12:07pm
December 31, 2016
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
When we talk about serving on a board of directors, it may not sound like the most exciting thing to do when it comes to civic duty, but these boards are essential in service to the community.
December 31, 2016 - 6:20pm
Commentary: Housing and Redevelopment Authority Board seeks volunteers
Park Rapids Housing and Redevelopment Authority oversees the operation and maintenance of the River Heights Apartments at 500 Riverside Ave. in Park Rapids. ...
December 31, 2016 - 6:20pm
December 22, 2016
Utke, Nordberg finish city council service
Paul Utke and Rod Nordberg both conducted their final meeting on the Park Rapids City Council last week. Nordberg's term is up and he did not see re-election. Utke will serve until Jan. 1 to complete half of his term before moving on to the state senate seat he won in the November...
December 22, 2016 - 7:59am
December 17, 2016
Nevis mayor expresses thanks at final council meeting
The Nevis City Council meeting on Monday marked Mayor Chris Norton's final council meeting. "As my last council meeting I would like to thank Dawn Veit for coming in and getting stuff done," he said, showing his appreciation toward Liquor Store Manager Kiley Weaver as well for taking...
December 17, 2016 - 7:21am
Menahga Council increases levy 5.4 percent
The Menahga City Council adopted a final 2017 tax levy of $439,264—a $22,588 or 5.4 percent increase over last year. Last year's levy was $416,676. In September, they initially proposed a 21 percent tax hike. The 2017 budget anticipates $926,255 in general fund expenses and...
December 17, 2016 - 7:14am
Park Rapids adopts final levy at slight increase
The Park Rapids City Council approved the final budget and property tax levy at a slight increase of .54 percent. City Treasurer Angela Brumbaugh presented budget figures Tuesday during the Truth in Taxation public hearing. The general fund increases 6.15 percent ($107,582) from $1,748,229...
December 17, 2016 - 7:13am
November 16, 2016
McNeece wins seat with coin toss
A tie between Menahga City Council candidates Kim Rasmussen and Maxine (Norman) McNeece was broken Monday night with the flip of a coin. Both...
November 16, 2016 - 11:41am
October 23, 2016
Park Rapids candidates identify business growth, infrastructure needs as priorities
Candidates for city council and mayor seats in Park Rapids participated in a League of Women Voters sponsored forum Thursday at the library....
October 23, 2016 - 4:05pm