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Park Rapids Enterprise
Seed starters: Master Gardeners help second graders plant heirloom tomatoes
Lalum steps down as Chamber president
Hubbard County considers a lease renewal with the Historical Society
Audit question addressed at county board meeting
Pair of Heritage residents celebrate 103rd birthday
Jorgenson leads Panthers at Tianna
Braves stay undefeated in conference play
Errors cost Tigers in loss to Hill City
Panthers sweep titles on home course
Jerger strikes out 15, Panthers defeat Frazee
Howard Verne Schulz
Mary A. Oellien
Derald Sterling Johnson
Harvey W. Henrikson
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Storytellers invited to enter contest
PRDBA chooses 2nd Street Stage's winning button design
Park Rapids Classic Chorale joining Bemidji Symphony Orchestra's presentation of Handel's 'Messiah'
Just for Kix captures first place awards
Park Rapids speech team success
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
About Fishing: Picking a fish finder
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Lions International celebrates 100 years serving communities
Letter: Support legislation dealing with protesters
Letter: Commissioners should present insurance plan publicly
Letter: Airstrikes a masterful move
Letter: Do we really care who gets the most legitimate votes?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 21, 2017 - 10:43am
April 2, 2017
Park Rapids lumber mill catches fire
The Park Rapids Fire Department responded to a fire Wednesday afternoon at A&C Lumber Inc., owned by Jon Cordahl, located on County Road 18,...
April 2, 2017 - 4:53pm
June 18, 2016
Couple escapes fire that destroys their home near Menahga
With his house engulfed in flames, Dan Yrjo said he was in survival mode when he grabbed a garden hose to spray water in an attempt to knock...
June 18, 2016 - 11:18am
May 14, 2016
Semi-tractor trailers, hundreds of bales lost in Menahga area fire
A fire burned two semi-tractors and trailers along with what is reported as several hundred round bales on a turkey and cattle farm near Menahga...
May 14, 2016 - 12:37pm
May 8, 2016
Wildfire doused in Park Rapids city limits; red flag warning continues
At approximately 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, the Department of Natural Resources Forestry and Park Rapids Fire Department, along with mutual aid from...
May 8, 2016 - 8:35am
May 7, 2016
Lake Hattie fire contained after burning 450 acres
A fire in north Hubbard County near Bemidji required the response of both air and ground crews and stretched to 500 acres Thursday evening. Crews worked through the night and attacked it again Friday morning. The fire is located in a remote section of Hubbard County in the Paul Bunyan...
May 7, 2016 - 12:21pm
January 6, 2016
Nevis couple escapes house fire in the woods
A rural Nevis man and another resident at his home escaped injury following a fire late Saturday night. Skylar Smith said he was sleeping in...
January 6, 2016 - 10:25am
January 1, 2016
Garage destroyed in fire
A three-stall garage burned Wednesday, destroying a number of valuable items stored inside. Park Rapids Fire Department responded to a call...
January 1, 2016 - 10:57am
October 17, 2015
Couple who met as part of 'Comps family' plans to rebuild Companeros and Dorset House
Olè! Compañeros and the Dorset House will reemerge in the “Restaurant Capital of the World.” Rick and Laura Kempnich, owners of the...
October 17, 2015 - 9:34am
August 1, 2015
Victim in Portage Lake fire identified
The name of a Washington woman whose remains were found in a fire that destroyed a home on Portage Lake was released earlier this week. The...
August 1, 2015 - 8:50am
October 8, 2014
Benefit to help Vaadelands, who lost home to fire
On the day that the famous Dorset restaurants burned, Ray and Betty Vaadeland’s home also burned when it was struck by lightning. Ray has...
October 8, 2014 - 10:04am
May 10, 2014
Mother accused of burning trailer to scare son into moving out
A Bemidji mother is accused of going to extreme lengths to get her son to move out of her home - by setting her trailer on fire. Mary June Klasen, 57, confessed to starting two fires April 30 at the Roosevelt Manor Mobile Home Park, authorities said. She was arrested on a charge...
May 10, 2014 - 3:14pm
September 9, 2013
Fire victims to receive relief funds in October
The Green Valley Fire Relief Fund will be distributed in October. Thousands of dollars were raised for those affected by the Green Valley Fire at a community fundraiser in July. Additional funds have come in after that event. The Green Valley Fire Relief Fund Board is determining...
September 9, 2013 - 11:48am
July 7, 2013
Green Valley Fire benefit seeking silent auction items for July 20 event
The Green Valley Fire benefit will take place from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, July 20 at the Menahga Elementary parking lot and gym. Bring the whole family to enjoy food, music and games. All funds raised will go to the Green Valley Fire Relief Fund. The event is designed to raise money...
July 7, 2013 - 10:38am
November 12, 2011
Fire departments get training grants
The Minnesota Board of Firefighter Training and Education (MBFTE) notified Minnesota's 790 fire departments of their 2012 training reimbursement grants. The statewide grant total exceeds $2 million. Locally, departments received: n Park Rapids, $2,648.10; n Nevis, $1,731.45; n...
November 12, 2011 - 1:00pm