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Park Rapids Enterprise
Donna Anderson earns U of M Extension's Distinguished Staff Award for Nutrition Educator
Food shelf upgrades services with new freezer
Parks Board seeks to raise $25,000 for construction of Pioneer Park bathrooms
Veteran creates yard display as Memorial Day tribute
DNR drops trees in Straight River for trout habitat
Panthers open section baseball playoffs by hosting Bagley
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
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
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
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
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
October 13, 2012
Additional sites approved for park
A recreational camping area within Park Rapids will be allowed to add an additional 24 campsites. Northern Lakes Company, owner of the current...
October 13, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 29, 2012
Search for new PR city administrator may go to professional firm
Park Rapids city staff will be creating a list of search firms for the city council to review at a future meeting to help with the city administrator search. After researching whether to seek applications to fill a vacant city administrator position in house or use a search firm,...
September 29, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 15, 2012
City hires interim administrator
The city has hired John McKinney to work in a part time capacity as interim city administrator until a replacement is found. The Park Rapids City Council approved the hiring at its Tuesday meeting. McKinney, who is retired, has extensive knowledge of city government, said councilman...
September 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2012
Weed growth on DNR lot progagates residents' ire
The Small Cities Development Program is scheduled to be completed by mid-summer of 2012. Jackie Meixner, with Headwaters Regional Development...
August 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2012
Permits approved for golf carts, art
A man will be allowed to continue selling golf carts on his residential property on Henrietta Avenue. The Park Rapids Planning Commission approved...
August 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 27, 2012
City finalizing Pioneer Park makeover
Plans to spruce up Pioneer Park in downtown Park Rapids are moving along. Park Board chairwoman Sue Cutler said a finalized plan has been completed...
June 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
Sewer backup a four month ordeal for family
A sewer backup that started in late February has been an ongoing nightmare for Park Rapids residents Eric and Jamie Munson. The situation began Feb. 28, the day after the Munsons purchased their home on north Lake Avenue. The sewer backed up and the initial thought was that the...
June 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2012
Park Rapids hydrants to be flushed May 21-25
The city of Park Rapids utility department will be flushing fire hydrants next week, Monday through Friday, May 21-25. Hydrant flushing is done each year to clean out pipe accumulation that has built up over the year. During the flushing, people might experience discolored water,...
May 16, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 12, 2012
Council mulls drainage fixes for Discovery Circle
Several options were presented to residents of Discovery Circle at a public hearing Tuesday to alleviate drainage issues but many people said...
May 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 31, 2012
Drainage issues surface around Discovery Circle
Options are available to alleviate drainage issues in Discovery Circle. Several comments were received about drainage issues in the area at...
March 31, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 3, 2011
Park Rapids levy to increase by a modest 2 percent
The Park Rapids City Council is looking to increase its 2012 levy by about 2 percent. "This year's proposed budget is very similar to 2011...
December 3, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 12, 2011
City grants appeals from Main Avenue downtown water service assessments in Park Rapids
The Park Rapids City Council has approved two appeals from Main Avenue property owners. Linda Anderson and Kathy Grell each questioned why their properties had more than one service lateral. City engineer Jon Olson said in both cases the properties were a bit unusual. The Andersons...
November 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 15, 2011
Pioneer Park proposal will include toddler playground
A proposal to develop Pioneer Park in downtown Park Rapids into a toddler park will be presented to the City Council at an upcoming meeting. The...
October 15, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 17, 2011
Park Rapids 2012 budget up modest increase from 2011
Park Rapids has approved the preliminary General Fund budget and proposed property tax levy for 2012 at a slight increase from 2011. The Park...
September 17, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 16, 2011
Council hears from legislators, CGMC rep
Tim Flaherty of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities and legislators Sen. Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook, and Rep. David Hancock, GOP-Bemidji, arrived at this week's Park Rapids Council meeting to share insights on the "new majorities' and governor's quarrel." "The governor supports...
July 16, 2011 - 1:00pm