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'I'm just a bum': Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
City council rejects financial partnership in Armory Square
Shelli Walsh named Teacher of the Year
Franken talk abounds, but senator quiet
Yuletide Sampler and tree-lighting ceremony kickoff 'Heart of the Holidays'
Panthers serve up a successful season
Tigers advance to state title game
Oelkers, Henrickson lead Warroad past Panthers
Hovelsrud handles the pressure, returns to state
Panthers open season with 2-1 win at Morris
Rodney Keith Anderson
Mary Louise Haedt
Martin Bruce Hicks
Marion Irene Ward Somers
Mary Louise Haedt
Fun Ta Boot Resort inducted into Minnesota Hospitality Hall of Fame
Operation Round Up awards $34,400 to local programs
Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Email scam affecting Arvig customers
Basic Business Cents: So you want to start your own business
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
Flamenco dance troupe performing twice in Park Rapids
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
Letter to Editor: Utke and Green support insurance companies instead of consumers
Column: Enterprise has always covered more than Park Rapids sports
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
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