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Hubbard County urges use of free watercraft decontamination
Zebra mussel larvae found in Garfield Lake
Appeals Court goes against Becker County, Osage Sportsman's Club
Habitat for Humanity building home for Park Rapids family
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Tigers defeat Verndale in Section 5A battle
Steffel, Moses lead Panthers at Bagley
Kinkel captures conference crown
Depth helps Panthers coast past Crookston
Panthers control Pirates in Section 8AA match
Robert John Ramstorf
Ardis G. Christen
Gerald L. "Jerry" Willet
Hazel Nanny Schleicher
Eva Della Fritz
Charitable giving by Citizens National Bank
Park Rapids Lions contribute to local, national, international needs
Park Theater receives local gift
Basic Business Cents: Managership vs. Leadership
Krautkremers purchase Beds Plus
'Stately Spirits': Learn about Minnesota's haunted places
Tour artist studios this weekend during Art Leap
Two local programs examine '21st Century Propaganda'
Music in the park planned Sept. 23
Annie Humphrey performing in Park Rapids Sept. 29
Hunters can send grouse, prairie chicken samples
State pheasant index down 26 percent from last year
Kents team up to win Fall Slam fishing title
Think pink: Father welcomes hunting season with daughters, son
Public input sought on fishing regulations at Itasca State Park
August in Minnesota: What I learned across the state
Letter to Editor: Thinking realistically about the future
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Letter to Editor: Enterprise keeps readers well-informed
Mystery plant has edible berries
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
September 10, 2014
Wild ricing, fishing in full swing; back to bees next time
About 20 days ago, the wild ricing season began. So my ricing partner, Jimmy Burgoon and I began scouting the area for some ripe rice beds. Then the next thing you know, we found some great rice, so the bees were put on the back burner. Jimmy and I not only found some rice, but we...
September 10, 2014 - 3:45pm
August 27, 2014
Basic Business Cents: Reinventing an organization necessary at times
Are you in the business of manufacturing buggies or people movers? Most industry-changing innovations come from without the industry. Why? Because companies are so focused on their competition that they lose focus on the needs of their customers. You can never win a race by following...
August 27, 2014 - 4:25pm
July 16, 2014
Basic Business Cents: Improve your decison-making process
I have a friend who used to become so stressed when faced with a decision at work that he became physically ill. His doctor finally advised him to resign from his position and he retired early. That is an unusual case and most of us are much luckier when faced with decisions. You...
July 16, 2014 - 10:34am
June 28, 2014
Reader question: HP kicker motor or not
By Gary Korsgaden / Guest columnist Reader Asks: Should I add a small horsepower kicker? I have been hashing around your suggestion of putting on a small horsepower kicker motor on my tiller 1890 Warrior. It seems like a lot are simply locked into 9.9 kicker motors. My...
June 28, 2014 - 11:45am
April 16, 2014
Basic Business Cents: With customers, satisfying isn’t good enough
By Lou Schultz/ For the Enterprise Dr. W. Edwards Deming often said, “Satisfying your customers is not good enough; satisfied customers will switch. You have to provide goods and services that are so good that your customers will brag about you to their colleagues and stay true...
April 16, 2014 - 11:08am
Beehive: Keeper suffers devastating losses over harsh winter
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise The spring weather has finally arrived, and let me say, not a minute too soon. I don’t mean for the bees’ sake, but rather for my mental health. I was just about to jump off the deck, but what is the sense, I would have just landed in a 10-foot...
April 16, 2014 - 10:47am
April 5, 2014
Behind Bars: Check the manual: Rules are spelled out for an uneventful jail stay if you read
Discipline, by Joe Henry It’s all about choices. When we make poor choices out in our normal, everyday world we can and do suffer consequences: financial, medical, criminal, etc. The same is true in jail.
April 5, 2014 - 12:29pm
April 3, 2014
Basic Business Cents: Electronic word-of-mouth marketing can work, or fail
An old story relates of three business owners vacationing in Florida. One said he was celebrating a very successful fire sale. The second said...
April 3, 2014 - 8:10am
March 12, 2014
Behind Bars: Contraband is a constant battle for correctional officers
By Joe Henry Per Minnesota’s 2911 rule: “Contraband” means an item possessed by an inmate or found within the facility that is prohibited by statute or facility policy. This includes items that are authorized but in excess of allowable limits. Specifically, contraband...
March 12, 2014 - 10:08am
March 8, 2014
Let’s not lose our heads about AIS
By Gary Korsgaden / For the Enterprise When the word “crisis” is in the headline, prepare for the Minnesota Legislature to over-react...
March 8, 2014 - 1:43pm
Hubbard County man credits FATHER Project for helping his family succeed
By Joe Johnson Jason loves his four kids. He is proud to be living with his wife and children in their newly purchased home. Not long ago, however, he was struggling with the stress of a number of issues, including unemployment and loss of custody of his children. He wished...
March 8, 2014 - 1:37pm
February 5, 2014
Basic Business Cents: Measuring marketing effectiveness for business
At a recent meeting of business leaders, the question was raised on how to measure the effectiveness of marketing efforts. That is a question that is near and dear to most businesses as the opportunities to promote one’s business seems endless today. First, determine that the...
February 5, 2014 - 11:12am
January 29, 2014
The Beehive: Winter in Minnesota
By Brett Kent / For the Enterprise Welcome back to the Beehive. It has been so long since I have written a column, and there is so much to tell you folks. So, let me start by saying this winter has been ridiculously cold. Ok, so how does this affect the bees?
January 29, 2014 - 3:26pm