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Parade, fireworks to highlight 4th of July celebration
Lady's Slipper in bloom
Park Rapids School Board approves preliminary budget for fiscal year 2017-18
Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber would like your input
Park Rapids woman accused of burglarizing area homes to steal pills
Headwaters hosts Drive, Chip, Putt competition
Panthers improve on the court
Clay Dusters place 12th at state
Vaudrin competes in javelin, sprints for Dragons
Pre-registration open for Firecracker 5K race
Leland E. "Lee" Hillberg
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
Saxophonist steps into Noon Hour Concert spotlight
Sounds of Spirit Lake series opens with Park Rapids Community Band
Alternative country and blues band headlines 2nd Street Stage
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Editorial: MNsure: 'We're still here'
Letter to the editor: Advice from a political junky
Commentary: Can a woman do anything a man can do?
Letter to the editor: The Enbridge numbers game
Letter to the editor: Thank you to the Greenwood Cemetery crew
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 8, 2010
Area farmers having good 2010 season
Area farmers have had an extremely positive year with good crops and good prices. "We've got a lot of happy farmers out there," said Mike Stevens, Farm Service Agency executive director for Hubbard County. In his 15 years working for the Farm Service Agency in the county, Stevens...
September 8, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 11, 2010
Farmalls, John Deeres on display for annual Field Days
Tractor aficionados gathered over the weekend to bring yesteryear back. And history was relived noisily, sputtering, smoking, choking and clanging. "I...
August 11, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 21, 2010
New crops could lessen nitrates
A proposed crop rotation could help with nitrate issues in the Park Rapids water supply. Luke Stuewe, water quality advisor with the Minnesota...
July 21, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 27, 2010
Hortiscope: Broadleaf control may not help strawberry crop
Q: My son and I are growing some purple wood sorrel. Somehow a pink variegated plant popped up. I was wondering if you had ever seen this variety. A: That is hard to say because this species has so many different cultivars that are deliberately or naturally produced, so it is hard...
January 27, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 18, 2009
Farmers hit with major land tax hikes
People who own agricultural, seasonal or recreational lakeshore properties may have had a heart-stopper over the weekend when they opened their...
November 18, 2009 - 7:26am
October 2, 2009
Tragic weekend collisions involving potato trucks claim two area lives
A New York Mills woman was killed Saturday when her car collided with a truck hauling potatoes. Delilah Gay Perala, 36, was eastbound on Otter...
October 2, 2009 - 7:02am
September 30, 2009
Red River Valley sugar beet harvest begins
After a month of preliminary digging, the American Crystal Sugar Co. beet harvest was scheduled to begin full tilt at midnight Tuesday, meaning hundreds of big trucks will be rumbling over roads up and down the Red River Valley. The "stockpile" harvest start was moved up one day from...
September 30, 2009 - 7:38am
September 16, 2009
Potato harvest is under way
The potato harvest on area fields is off to a slow start due to "extreme heat" for this time of year, but the yield is at normal levels, according...
September 16, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 9, 2009
Corn crop looking 'above average' in final weeks before fall harvest
The fall corn harvest is approaching slightly behind schedule after a cooler-than-normal summer. "The corn is behind schedule right now, at...
September 9, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 5, 2009
Lakes and Valley CSA serves 87 homes with an abundance of unique crops
The summer that never was drove people off the lakes, bike trails and parks. But the garden gods smiled down upon the region. South of town,...
September 5, 2009 - 1:00pm
August 19, 2009
Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers show planned weekend
The Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers will host their 34th annual show Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 21-23. The LIRPF were able to obtain...
August 19, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 24, 2009
Western North Dakota pilot OK in spray plane crash; plane demolished
A Sentinel Butte man whose plane crashed in Slope County Tuesday morning walked away from the accident with nothing more than a scratch on his...
July 24, 2009 - 6:53am
June 13, 2009
Chemical spill drill south of Park Rapids simulated ammonia leak at potato plant
Controlled chaos descended upon the Lamb-Weston RDO plant Thursday afternoon as a simulated chemical spill brought all hands on deck. The drill...
June 13, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 9, 2009
Northern Red River Valley remains far behind in spring seeding
Up to a third of the farm fields in Kittson and Roseau counties in the far northwest corner of Minnesota could end up spending the summer black, as lingering cool, wet weather stymies seeding plans knocked back by the extensive flooding earlier this spring. A half inch or so of rain...
June 9, 2009 - 6:55am
June 6, 2009
Field west of Park Rapids is site for nitrate leaching field study
A nitrate leaching field study is being conducted in a field west of Park Rapids as a way to evaluate nitrates within the wellhead protection area. This study is a cooperative effort between the Minnesota Department of Agriculture, city of Park Rapids, Becker Farms and R.D. Offutt...
June 6, 2009 - 1:01pm