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Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Park Rapids 106 returns with cross country snowmobile racing
Local veteran to take on 'PCT 4 PTSD' hike
Making memories through Kinship
Johnson's hat trick powers Panthers in win over RLF
Cass Lake defeats Nevis in conference clash
Hrdlicka, Howard help Braves defeat Pillager
Tigers avenge loss to Cass Lake
Staples-Motley's defense sparks win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Teens, adults urged to join 'community reads together' project
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Obama tried bipartisan approach
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
October 31, 2015
Nevis School caps enrollment for 8 of 13 grades
An additional elementary teacher is on board at Nevis School. Angela Ahrendt has been hired on a part-time basis to accommodate the burgeoning third grade enrollment, now at 55 students. Principal John Strom explained this is not due to capriciously accepting too many open enrolled...
October 31, 2015 - 8:57am
October 24, 2015
Menahga School invites consultants to assess facility
The Menahga School District is seeking professional help to address space shortages, improve bus traffic flow and tackle 10-year facility maintenance needs. At Monday’s school board meeting, Interim Superintendent Allen Stoeckman reported that he invited five architectural/engineering...
October 24, 2015 - 8:30am
October 4, 2015
Nevis School discusses growing enrollment
Nevis elementary teacher Paul Schroeder addressed the school board this week regarding the school’s burgeoning numbers, open enrollment cited as the factor. Schroeder, speaking on behalf of his co-workers, told the board, “Frustrated teachers want smaller class sizes. They...
October 4, 2015 - 8:04pm
September 27, 2015
State aid will boost Menahga’s long-term maintenance fund
The Menahga School Board proposed a 3.25 percent – or $38,541 – levy increase for payable 2016. The district’s general fund levy experiences the greatest increase – 13.86 percent or $93,602 – rising from $675,259 to $768,861. It is offset by the 11.82 percent decrease...
September 27, 2015 - 9:30am
September 12, 2015
School enrollment off to strong start
With the exception of Century School’s middle school bells refusing to clang, the Park Rapids school year “got off to a good start.” First...
September 12, 2015 - 2:24pm
September 2, 2015
Nevis Schools could see 600 students
The first day of school will confirm numbers, but Nevis elementary and high school is on track to welcome a record-breaking 600 students Tuesday. Principal John Strom presented the enrollment figures to the board, which had reached 601 students minutes before. (By Monday it was 609.)...
September 2, 2015 - 3:23pm
May 20, 2015
Park Rapids school end of year enrollment holds steady holds steady
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM kcederstrom@parkrapidsenter prise.com The Park Rapids Area School Board looked at final enrollment figures for the 2014-15 schoolyear and approved new hires among business at its meeting Monday. Enrollment held steady once again as the district showed a total...
May 20, 2015 - 10:16am
April 22, 2015
Enrollment dips slightly, remains ahead of 2014
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM email@example.com The latest April 6 enrollment figures for Park Rapids Area Schools show a drop in 15 students from March but overall holding steady for the district. The monthly report was presented to the school board Monday. Total school...
April 22, 2015 - 11:24am
October 23, 2013
Menahga to discuss enrollment issue
The Menahga School Board met Monday night to discuss growing enrollment among other district issues. There will be a community meeting held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28 in the high school media center concerning Menahga school’s growing enrollment issues. Interested residents are...
October 23, 2013 - 1:44pm
Menahga area school enrollment increasing
Both Menahga and Nevis public school districts are experiencing a growth in student enrollment. In Menahga, K-12 enrollment has increased from 735 students to 929 since the 2007-08 school year, representing a 21 percent increase over the five year period, according to Menahga School...
October 23, 2013 - 1:41pm
September 9, 2013
Schools report first day enrollment
Area schools are reporting mixed enrollment numbers this fall. In Park Rapids, 1,498 students arrived Tuesday, down slightly from last year’s...
September 9, 2013 - 11:58am
August 25, 2012
Menahga School puts cap on open enrollment
Menahga's open enrollment is being capped for the 2012-13 school year because of a dramatic influx of students. "It's a wonderful problem we have," said Menahga Superintendent Mary Klamm. "We feel really, really fortunate. If you can think of all the problems we could have, this...
August 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 10, 2011
Schools report good first-day numbers
Area schools are reporting strong enrollment numbers across the board. "The numbers are up; we're excited about that," Park Rapids Schools superintendent Glenn Chiodo reported Tuesday of first-day-of-school student numbers. By Wednesday, the district determined another kindergarten...
September 10, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 27, 2010
Menahga School enrollment is up
Enrollment projections for Menahga School continue to go up and up. Superintendent Mary Klamm said school staff has always figured out projections by calling county officials, looking at the newspaper for births and hearing about people moving into the area. "It wasn't real scientific,"...
March 27, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 12, 2009
School enrollment numbers announced
Park Rapids Area Schools reported increased enrollment as classes began this week. Unofficial numbers show Park Rapids having between 30 and...
September 12, 2009 - 1:01pm