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Audit shows lax enforcement on elk, deer farm rules in Minnesota
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
Centenarian is a bridge-playing 'pistol'
"One Vegetable, One Community" offering free carrot seeds
Celebrating 25 years of Kinship
Rittgers conquers Boston Marathon
1983 football team to join Hall of Fame
Warriors hoping to peak on track at section meet
Veteran lineup returns to lead talented Tigers
Panthers relying on experience
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Dorothy "Dottie" D. Lego-Erickson
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
August 2, 2017
Lake George firefighters serve up blueberry filled pancakes
Blueberry of course was the star of the annual pancake breakfast in Lake George on Sunday. The blueberry pancake and sausage breakfast caps off...
August 2, 2017 - 2:12pm
April 20, 2016
City council approves downtown kiosk; increases firefighter retirement funds
Visitors to Park Rapids this summer will find a new and convenient source for information downtown. The city council unanimously approved a request...
April 20, 2016 - 1:27am
January 30, 2016
City acquires property next to fire hall
The Park Rapid City Council on Tuesday approved a resolution to purchase property adjacent to the fire hall. The building, once a city liquor...
January 30, 2016 - 6:47pm
December 2, 2015
Park Rapids city levy to increase 3 percent
The final 2016 budget levy numbers will be presented at the Truth in Taxation meeting Dec. 8. The total increase to the 2016 levy is 3.05 percent, or $72,336. The general fund will increase 1.6 percent, $27,599, to $1,748,229. During budget discussions the council decided to delete...
December 2, 2015 - 10:59am
June 7, 2015
PR Fire Department to host open house
The Park Rapids Fire Department hosts its annual open house this Saturday, June 6, at the station. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There...
June 7, 2015 - 8:43am
January 31, 2015
Fire prevention partnership aimed at preventing fatalities
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org The Park Rapids Fire Department will be joining the Dakotas region of the American Red Cross...
January 31, 2015 - 4:09pm
January 17, 2015
PR Fire Hall to undergo expansion
By Anna Erickson email@example.com Engineers will begin looking into a Park Rapids Fire Hall expansion. The department...
January 17, 2015 - 12:35pm
November 16, 2014
Editorial: Fire Department deserves thanks
Park Rapids and Hubbard County residents should be proud of our Fire Department. Park Rapids firefighters have trained aggressively to maintain standards and exceed certifications. Now, a behemoth of a new truck is gracing the fire station garage. We hope it doesn’t get used...
November 16, 2014 - 1:31pm
June 19, 2013
Noise, smoke, cool gadgets at open house
By Sarah Smith / Enterprise Park Rapids firefighters invited the city over for a pork lunch Saturday. The 26 responded to 62 calls in 2012,...
June 19, 2013 - 11:29am
July 11, 2012
ECHFD struggles over records
A power struggle over the records of the East Hubbard County Fire Department and First Responders has spilled into the legal arena. A letter June 28 from the departments' attorney essentially states Fire Chief Lee Johnson and daughter Sabrina Hegg, who heads the First Responders...
July 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 8, 2011
Park Rapids Fire Department open house a favorite with kids, big and little
Saturday was a perfect day for the Park Rapids Fire Department to shine up the trucks, pull them out of the garage, and invite the neighborhood...
June 8, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2010
Akeley fire department seeks funds
The Akeley Council, as has become standard in recent years, kept the property tax levy amount in check, the $202,343 levy for 2011 down slightly from this year's. The levy, by fund, includes $35,664 in the general fund, $750 for the cemetery, $21,600 for fire protection by the Eastern...
December 15, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 26, 2009
Fire department has radio system failure
The Park Rapids Fire Department is in need of new radio equipment after a system failure. "We lost our base station, which is also our repeater,"...
December 26, 2009 - 1:00pm