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Park Rapids Enterprise
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
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
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
August 1, 2011
Living large on the lake: Recession tempers home values, but still plenty of million-dollar lake properties in area
Part 1 of 2: While the F-M area may have 23 homes valued at over $1 million, Minnesota's Lakes Country has well over 80, with some topping $2...
August 1, 2011 - 10:17am
July 30, 2011
Lake George post office on list for possible closure or conversion
The quaint Lake George post office, the town's most identifiable landmark, is one of 88 Minnesota Postal Services outlets targeted to close or...
July 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 13, 2011
A meat based economy? Laporte's chops beginning to show
The mayor of Laporte has some meaty aspirations for his corner grocery store and his town. Craig Mackey's butcher shop at Laporte Grocery &...
July 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 16, 2011
CEO abruptly resigns from Essentia Health St. Mary's hospital in DL
Essentia Health CEO Tom Thompson is resigning as president of Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes, effective the end of June. It's not clear why, or what his plans are. He did not return a phone call. The company announced the move in a news release after a reporter's phone...
June 16, 2011 - 8:06am
May 18, 2011
Amazon.com to create 200 jobs in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS - Amazon.com will be adding 200 full-time jobs in the city, a 50 percent increase in its labor force, an economic development official...
May 18, 2011 - 7:37am
Manufacturing comes back big in Detroit Lakes area after recession
Forget the recessionary doom and gloom of the past few years --one segment of the economy is doing surprisingly well locally and statewide --manufacturing. Open...
April 18, 2011 - 2:58pm
Public auction of Whitey's Café set for May 15
Longtime Whitey's Café owner and manager Greg Stennes and partners are mounting another effort to save the East Grand Forks landmark, showing...
April 18, 2011 - 1:04pm
April 9, 2011
County lake parcels' valuations 'float the boat'
The importance of Hubbard County's waters came into clarity Wednesday as Assessor Bob Hansen unveiled the economic clout lake properties wield. Of...
April 9, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 30, 2011
Food shelf hit hard by economy
The Hubbard County Food Shelf is facing a double-edged sword this year - the economy. While unemployment, home foreclosures and other issues...
March 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 17, 2011
Study shows rich bear less of Minnesota's tax burden
The high-octane political fight over taxes at the Capitol got a new source of fuel Wednesday: a statewide study that finds lower- and middle-income households are hit hardest by Minnesota's tax system. "Minnesota's tax system is more regressive than it was a decade ago," acting Revenue...
March 17, 2011 - 7:35am
March 14, 2011
Consumers adjusting as gas prices rise
For Kate Rundell, the run-up in gas prices over the last couple of months has meant an end to casual runs into Fargo from her home in Barnesville, Minn. "I commute 60 miles round trip daily, so it makes a huge impact on my finances" she said, as she gassed up her vehicle last week...
March 14, 2011 - 8:38am
December 8, 2010
Recession leads to loss of bonuses at Marvin Windows and Doors
GRAND FORKS - For only the fifth time in 54 years - but the second year in a row - Marvin Windows and Doors employees will not receive profit-sharing...
December 8, 2010 - 7:13am
July 24, 2010
Social Services continues feeling unemployment strain
Two years of back to back job losses in the nation are being felt locally with ever increasing requests for public assistance. Monthly income maintenance caseloads jumped from 2,245 in May to 2,296 in June. Summer is usually the time Hubbard County Social Services gets a reprieve...
July 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
Fargo telemarketer to open new office in Duluth, bringing 200 jobs
A North Dakota telemarketing firm plans to open a new branch in downtown Duluth next month that will employ about 200 people. Performance Centers Inc., based in Fargo, will open a telemarketing center about Aug. 9 on the entire fourth floor of the Wells Fargo building in downtown...
July 24, 2010 - 7:51am
July 16, 2010
Minnesota lake property: A buyer's market short of buyers
It's a buyer's market short of buyers for lakeside cabins and vacation homes in northern Minnesota. And the farther east and north you travel,...
July 16, 2010 - 7:35am