Weather Forecast



May 11, 2016
Officials urge AIS awareness during fishing opener
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
May 8, 2016
Water was scooped out of Long Lake by a Fire Boss aircraft which then doused the flames that burned nearly 10 acres during Tuesday afternoon’s fire in Park Rapids. (Nicole Vik / Enterprise)
Wildfire doused in Park Rapids city limits; red flag warning continues
May 8, 2016 - 8:35am
May 3, 2016
Planes and helicopters work to put out a fire on Henrietta Avenue in Park Rapids. (Nicole Vik/Enterprise)
UPDATE: Wildfires flare in northern Minnesota with dry, windy conditions
May 3, 2016 - 10:13pm
April 16, 2016
Wildfire season will be short, but could still be damaging
April 16, 2016 - 9:03am
March 21, 2016
Spring burning restrictions begin March 21 for Central Minnesota
March 21, 2016 - 1:50pm
February 27, 2016
Roxann Eischens holds two black bear cubs from a den on her land near Two Inlets on Monday. Researchers from the Minnesota DNR and University of Minnesota are studying the bears. (Submitted photo)
Bear den opens up ‘lifetime opportunity’
February 27, 2016 - 3:11pm
December 13, 2015
Sustainable water use: First-ever Straight River Groundwater Management Area plan nears completion
December 13, 2015 - 9:40am
November 16, 2015
Eli Loktu, 11, of Zimmerman, shot this 13-point buck in Area 241 opening day while hunting with relatives.
A mix of success stories at opener
November 16, 2015 - 9:31am
October 31, 2015
City seeks funding to extend Heartland Trail
October 31, 2015 - 8:53am
September 12, 2015
RDO reduces groundwater permits
September 12, 2015 - 2:44pm
September 3, 2015
DNR expands Score the Shore lake habitat evaluation
September 3, 2015 - 9:38am
August 29, 2015
The Straight River is shown here from Highway 71 south of Park Rapids. (Kevin Cederstrom/Enterprise)
DNR creates Straight River management area plan to address groundwater issues
August 29, 2015 - 11:27am
DNR issues citations to tribal members in treaty protest
August 29, 2015 - 8:21am
August 20, 2015
Learning about your woodlands presented Aug. 22 in Park Rapids
August 20, 2015 - 3:47pm
April 4, 2015
A FireBoss airplane sits on the tarmac at Princeton Municipal Airport on Friday, April 3, 2015, in Princeton, Minn. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently made the switch from older CL-215 airplanes to FireBoss planes for combating wildfires. ROBB JEFFRIES/FORUM NEWS SERVICE
New firefighting airplanes helping DNR combat outbreak of wildfires
April 4, 2015 - 11:31am