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Veteran creates yard display as Memorial Day tribute
DNR drops trees in Straight River for trout habitat
Park Rapids foundation helps sex trafficking survivors
Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
Car crashes into Hugo's
Senior athletes honored at All Sports Banquet
Panthers capture Northern Pines Conference golf titles
Golfers get tune-up for 8AA North meet
Panthers suffer first loss of season
Panthers rally to defeat Frazee, end losing skid
Jean Marilyn Martin
Joseph J. Charmoli
Clarence "Bob" Kastama
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
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
‘Life is a Highway’ on stage
Nemeth Art Center celebrates 40th anniversary this season
Author Heid Erdrich leading book discussion
Clarinet virtuoso concludes Heartland Concert season
Summer library programs focus on STEAM and Design
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Governor Dayton proclaims: Clean. Drain. Dry. Day
About fishing: Readers fire back; respect the resource
Letter to the editor: Thank you for supporting All Veterans Memorial
Guest Editorial: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Commentary: Never be fooled or lied to
Letter to the Editor: Increased warming unsettled science
Commentary: Everybody needs a bud
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
April 29, 2017
City, county could partner on Deane Point purchase
A possible partnership with the county to purchase property at Deane Park was discussed at this week's Park Rapids City Council meeting.
April 29, 2017 - 8:39am
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