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February 16, 2011
The armory building in downtown Park Rapids has significant deficiencies that need to be fixed before it can be used as a community center to foster arts and music in the community. (Anna Erickson/Enterprise)
Second hearing to be held for Armory in Park Rapids
February 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
Park Rapids downtown merchants are looking forward to a construction-free summer. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
'Looking forward to summer'
February 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 12, 2011
Piles of snow have forced a change in the city's minimalist approach to signs on Main Avenue. Crews need to have access to downtown areas for snow removal.  (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Downtown snow removal prompts 'no u-turn' signs
February 12, 2011 - 1:00pm
January 15, 2011
The Park Rapids City Council is looking for quotes for granite inlays that will depict area lakes. The goal is to have the inlays installed in May. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
City of Park Rapids seeks quotes for downtown granite inlays
January 15, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 22, 2010
Proposed Armory Square redevelopment includes an inviting patio area to tie in with the Main Avenue revitalization project slated for completion this summer. Armory redevelopment will likely be a phased project. (Architect's drawing)
Mayor urges speedier progress in Armory renovation
December 22, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 1, 2010
20-month-old Ellie Eischens wasn't sure what to think of Santa Claus at the annual Park Rapids Community Christmas Tree Lighting celebration Friday night. Santa arrived in style on a Park Rapids fire truck. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
IT'S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS
December 1, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 6, 2010
City officials and downtown business owners wave as they take the first ride down Main street Friday morning. Standing on the fire truck are Kristine Walsh, and Cathy and Thom Peterson. City council members Paul Utke, Sue Tomte and Pat Mikesh, along with mayor Nancy Carroll, are seated in the truck. Barriers were to be removed from Main shortly after the parade so the road would be open to the public.(Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Main Avenue reopens to traffic
November 6, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 3, 2010
Crews worked on some of the final cleaning on Park Rapids' Main Avenue Monday afternoon. The project is expected to be completed by the end of the week with the street open to traffic Friday, Nov. 5. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Final cleaning
November 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 23, 2010
Main Avenue could be opened to traffic by Friday, Nov. 5
October 23, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 16, 2010
Main Avenue concrete work is nearly completed. Crews will be finishing in the next week or two if weather holds out. Main Avenue could open the first week of November. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Main Avenue construction nearing completion
October 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 25, 2010
Concrete work continues on Main Avenue on the block between 2nd and 3rd Streets. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Underground utility work completed for the year
September 25, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 11, 2010
The demolition of Wimpy's on the third block of Main stirred many a memory this week, the landmark noted for its burgers and catering to the customer. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Park Rapids downtown landmark torn down this week
September 11, 2010 - 1:00pm
Downtown businesses offer photo contest
September 11, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 4, 2010
Construction on Main Avenue continues with work on water service laterals. Water service connections were slated to begin between 5th and 3rd Streets by the end of the week. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Final grading to start on Main Avenue
September 4, 2010 - 1:00pm
Downtown businesses offer photo contest
September 4, 2010 - 1:00pm