Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Sheriff warns residents to stay off Little Sand Lake
Entrepreneur for a Day: Fifth graders delve into how to start a business
ASTROBOB: Voyager 1 Fires Thrusters After 37 Years, Gets New Lease On Life
ATVs plunge through thin ice on Grace and Island lakes, one fatality
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Panthers win eight events in dual win over Bemidji
Clark, Dravis win titles at Big Bear
Panthers sink Lakers to remain undefeated
Panthers pick up pace in 91-73 win over Frazee
EGF shuts out Panthers
Lillian Evelyn (McDougall) Ryther
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
Snowy owls head south
Northland Nature Journal: True 'snowbirds' have migrated to Minnesota
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Letter to Editor: Never venture onto ice without floatation system
Commentary: U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar writes about making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
February 22, 2014
Combined BOA/PC considers garage that’s been in litigation with county
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org The newly combined Board of Adjustment and Planning Commission will have a short agenda at its first official meeting Monday night – but it will be a barn-burner. David and Karen Hagert of Emerado, N.D., are asking that the county...
February 22, 2014 - 11:45am
March 23, 2013
More kids in need of a new home
BY Sarah smith email@example.com Hubbard County social workers have dedicated their lives to fixing shattered families. But as child out-of-home placements rise along with the corresponding costs, a hue and cry is going out. Why? In 2012, it cost $991,000 to place...
March 23, 2013 - 2:54pm
March 13, 2013
Snow storms are costing the county
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Hubbard County is on track to spend $200,000 more than last year on snowplowing expenses. ...
March 13, 2013 - 10:00am
February 23, 2013
BOA clamps down on homeowners, then relents and grants all variances
Two different property owners questioned the rationale behind Hubbard County's Shoreland Ordinances Wednesday as they requested variances. Both...
February 23, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 9, 2013
County approves $5.6 million renovation
The Hubbard County Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to proceed on a $5.665 million courthouse renovation. The board reasoned at a public...
February 9, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 6, 2013
Hubbard board approves $5.6 million courthouse renovation
The Hubbard County board voted unanimously Tuesday night to proceed on a $5.665 million court-house renovation. The board reasoned at a public...
February 6, 2013 - 9:35am
February 2, 2013
No charging decision yet for Gordon
There is still no resolution to the investigation of former Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension finished its investigation in late November and turned it over to the Stearns County Attorney's Office for consideration of charges. But that...
February 2, 2013 - 10:56am
January 26, 2013
County's legal counsel uphold planning appointments
Hubbard County Attorney Don Dearstyne and the county's outside counsel have rejected a COLA challenge to planning and zoning appointments made in late 2012. The appointments were to the Hubbard County Board of Adjustment and Planning Commission. The lakeshore activists contend...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 19, 2013
Hubbard County Auditor receives state recognition
Hubbard County Auditor/Treasurer Pam Heeren was surprised to receive a statewide award Wednesday evening and even more surprised at her impromptu...
January 19, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 16, 2013
Transfer station to get 'mall cop'
It won't be Paul Blart on a Segway, but the Henrietta Mall will soon have a trash patrol. Frequent complaints about the Hubbard County's transfer...
January 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 12, 2013
COLA seeks to invalidate late year appointments to Planning Commission
Members of COLA are questioning the legality of appointments made to the Planning Commission, contending they violated two county ordinances. The...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
County board gives 2 percent pay raises to all employees
A public hearing is set for Feb. 5 on a five-year Capital Improvement Plan that includes a $5.565 million renovation project for the Hubbard County Courthouse and office building. The hearing will be held at 7 p.m. in the boardroom, in the lower level of the county office building. A...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 10, 2013
DL officials question Ulteig Engineering's business practices
What started out as a possible cost-saving effort for Detroit Lakes has turned into more of a battle, with some city officials questioning an engineering firm's business practices. Several months ago when City Engineer Jon Pratt resigned his post at Ulteig Engineers and started a...
January 10, 2013 - 7:29am
January 9, 2013
Timber auctions now held quarterly in Hubbard County
Hubbard County's new aggressive forest policy kicked off Monday with equally aggressive bidding by area loggers. One of the 21 tracts auctioned...
January 9, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 5, 2013
New Social Services offices have a few quirks
Hubbard County Social Services receptionists are bundling up for work these days. A glitch in the new office's heating and cooling system has...
January 5, 2013 - 1:00pm