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Icons create a mystery
Two injured in snowmobile accident near Menahga
In rural Minnesota, residents facing economic challenges, opportunities
Park Rapids man admits to burning down garage
Seniors ready to lead Braves
New Nevis coach looking to build successful program
Panthers make major strides
Hat tricks power Pirates, Prowlers past Panthers
McCollum, Carlson, Coborn receive top volleyball awards
Lorraine C. Wright
Carol A. White
Deloris Marvel Steinberg
Raymond E. Jacobsen
Carol Mae (Larson) Weech
Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Teens share traditional Ojibwe dance
Park Rapids Area Community Band performing Nov. 20
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Letter: Preserve College in the high school
Commentary: Gorgeous legs in the White House
Letter: Social isolation problematic during winter season
Bust your holiday budget already?
Letter to the Editor: Next chapter
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 14, 2016
Menahga School hires facility study consultant
The Menahga School Board held a special board meeting Monday to approve a consultant for its facility study. Menahga is seeking professional help to address space shortages, improve bus traffic flow and tackle 10-year facility maintenance needs. National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA),...
May 14, 2016 - 1:16pm
April 23, 2016
Menahga School Board discusses strategic plan
The Menahga School Board will soon update the district’s strategic plan. Superintendent Kevin Wellen said the plan should be evaluated every...
April 23, 2016 - 4:07pm
April 4, 2016
Park Rapids High School choir earns awards
The above vocalists all earned a superior rating at the Feb. 24 section ensemble contest held in Park Rapids. All the vocal entries received...
April 4, 2016 - 10:11am
March 30, 2016
Nevis robotics team wins big in Wisconsin
The Nevis robotics team, Tech-No-Tigers 3102, claimed top prize in the FIRST Robotics Competition in Milwaukee last week, beating 53 teams from...
March 30, 2016 - 8:29am
March 29, 2016
Teacher pay increase boosts spirits and wallets of South Dakota educators
GARRETSON, S.D. -- She’s a former Minnesotan teaching in South Dakota. For years, that would mean a lot less money in pay -- likely a whole bunch -- as South Dakota has ranked dead last in average teacher salaries at 51st, while Minnesota has ranked consistently in the top 10 along...
March 29, 2016 - 2:06pm
March 28, 2016
Facility study and open enrollment top Menahga School Board agenda
The Menahga School Board directed Superintendent Kevin Wellen to request written proposals for a facility analysis from up to five architectural/engineering firms. The district is seeking professional help to address space shortages, improve bus traffic flow and tackle 10-year facility...
March 28, 2016 - 9:51am
Creative Kitchen debuts at Park Rapids Area High School
A Park Rapids Area High School classroom became a restaurant this week, students in Matthew Brandt’s class becoming restaurateurs - assuming...
March 28, 2016 - 9:44am
Park Rapids school enrollment holds steady into third Trimester
Student enrollment at Park Rapids Area Schools is holding steady going into the third trimester, according to figures presented at Monday’s board meeting. As of March 16, grades K-12 enrollment is 1,499 – up two students from last month and down six from September. Total district...
March 28, 2016 - 9:38am
March 9, 2016
Big hair history lesson on the 1980s
The 1980s is a decade best known for big hair, leg warmers and bright clothes. It’s marked by major historical events from the tragic to...
March 9, 2016 - 8:16am
March 5, 2016
Legislative auditor: Teacher licensing ‘broken’
Minnesota’s teacher-licensing system is confusing, contradictory and ripe for an overhaul, the state legislative auditor said in a report Friday. “Quite frankly, the system is broken,” Legislative Auditor James Nobles told state lawmakers. The findings of his six-month review...
March 5, 2016 - 7:32am
March 3, 2016
Young Readers Book Club provides non-sports related activity
Kimberly Knaack, an employee at Book World got the idea to start a Young Readers Book Club from her daughter who is a 5th grader at Park Rapids Century School. The idea came when Knaack’s daughter joined a book club last summer hosted by Beagle Books that discontinued for the school...
March 3, 2016 - 9:51am
January 27, 2016
Park Rapids’ One-Act Play advances to sections
The Park Rapids High School drama department took first place at the Minnesota State High School League 24A Sub-section One-Act Play competition...
January 27, 2016 - 11:05am
School board continues talks on Century two-principal plan
It took two separate motions and split votes before the Park Rapids Area School Board decided to continue exploring the idea of two full-time principals at Century School. Currently the school has a K-8 enrollment of about 1,100 students and operates with one principal and an assistant...
January 27, 2016 - 11:02am
January 20, 2016
Park Rapids School Board considers two principals at Century
The Park Rapids School Board is considering adjusting the district’s administration structure at Century School to include two principals instead of the current one principal and an assistant principal. Superintendent Lance Bagstad brought the idea to the board for discussion at...
January 20, 2016 - 2:15pm
January 9, 2016
Enrichment program connects students to professionals
Park Rapids Area High School students are getting to hear first-hand about career opportunities in the healthcare field through the school’s...
January 9, 2016 - 2:57pm