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County board approves 2.9 percent increase in tax levy
Gov. Dayton names Tina Smith to replace Sen. Al Franken
Couple falls through thin ice on Little Sand Lake
Historic holiday mission: Osage resident tracked Santa’s 1964 flight from North Pole
County board approves DNR's land acquisition
Kovash, Lakers top Panthers in conference, section battle
Lakers sweep season series from Panthers
Offerdahl leads Bemidji to dual win over Panthers
Panthers take second at Fergus Falls meet
Menahga girls run past Bertha-Hewitt
Betty Rose (Corliss) Dyck
Patricia "Pat" Kay Anderson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Lillian Evelyn Ryther
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Early ice is not safe; wear life jackets on cold water
Whitefish and cisco sport netting to open on Straight Lake
Check It Out: Park Rapids Library connecting people with resources, creating community through diversity
Letter to Editor: Remember Pearl Harbor
Letter to Editor: Sen. Franken should resign
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
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November 22, 2017
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
The Park Rapids Arts and Culture Advisory Commission recently completed an Arts and Culture Plan for the city. One of the plan's high priority...
November 22, 2017 - 11:30am
September 20, 2017
Headwaters 100 re-routed due to road construction
The Heartland Trail takes center stage in this year's Headwaters 100. Road construction on Highway 71 between Itasca State Park and Lake George...
September 20, 2017 - 9:00am
August 21, 2016
Sen. Skoe hopes to ‘expedite’ Heartland Spur
State Senator Rod Skoe (DFL-District 2) met with various community organizations Wednesday. A citizen-led task force discussed a $350,000 state...
August 21, 2016 - 10:32am
June 1, 2016
Heartland Trail funding in limbo
Supporters of the Heartland State Trail project are among those holding their breath in anticipation of a special legislative session being called by Gov. Mark Dayton this week. Funding to complete a Frazee-Detroit Lakes extension to the multi-purpose recreational trail was included...
June 1, 2016 - 8:52am
October 31, 2015
City seeks funding to extend Heartland Trail
The city planning department is seeking federal grant funding to complete the city’s portion of a Heartland Trail extension by 2019, including getting the trail safely across Highway 71. The city council on Tuesday approved by a vote of 3-1 a request by the planning department...
October 31, 2015 - 8:53am
October 18, 2015
County board considers Heartland Spur plan
Hubbard County Commissioners heard an update on the proposed Heartland Spur this week, the trail, if funded, sending bikers, hikers and snowmobilers on an approximately 25-mile jaunt from CSAH 4 just east of Park Rapids to Itasca State Park. The trail corridor is considered a destination...
October 18, 2015 - 8:23am
August 15, 2015
‘Tour de Ruth’ heads over the Heartland
Ruth Bakken celebrated her 80th birthday Thursday by bicycling down the Heartland Trail, bound for Laporte via Walker and returning, a notable...
August 15, 2015 - 9:25am
March 2, 2011
Heartland Trail improvements could be done with grant funds
The Park Rapids City Council gave its blessing last week to move forward on applications for two grants for Heartland Trail improvements. At...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 3, 2010
DNR proposal would extend Heartland Trail from PR to Moorhead
Department of Natural Resources officials report plans for the Heartland Trail Extension from Park Rapids to Moorhead are moving forward. Suzanne Rhees, principal planner for the project, said she's looking to receive approval of the master plan by year's end. "It's a collaborative...
November 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 4, 2009
Cities seek bonding funds for the Heartland Trail extension
The 100-mile multi-use Heartland Trail extension from Park Rapids to Moorhead is estimated at $24 million. City officials asked state senators Wednesday night for bonding money to help with the cost. "If we get money in state bonding (form), we can get this done," former Detroit...
November 4, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 10, 2009
Heartland Trail extension may run from Frazee to DL
It might be easy to dismiss a bicycle trail as a lightweight economic development opportunity, but Guy Fischer, housing and economic development...
October 10, 2009 - 1:29pm
September 26, 2009
Heartland Trail to stop at Kaywood
A Heartland Trail extension project in Park Rapids is nearly complete. The extension heads east from the trail just north of Summerfield Place...
September 26, 2009 - 1:00pm