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November 30, 2011
Park Rapids' downtown tree sparkled in the dark and hundreds of people shared in its lighting ceremony. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Christmas spirit fills downtown
November 30, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 16, 2011
Last year a live nativity was staged on Main Avenue. (Enterprise file photo)
Park Rapids Community Tree Lighting, downtown celebration is Friday, Nov. 25
November 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 6, 2011
Spectators hold their breath during an intense bull ride Saturday night at the Professional Bull Riders Challenger Tour at the Double J Rodeo Grounds on Highway 34. The 33rd annual event featured world class cowboys and some mean bucking bulls.
Fourth of July events bring masses to lakes country over weekend
July 6, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 2, 2011
Parades are among the numerous holiday events in the region this weekend. (Enterprise photo)
Fourth has numerous activities throughout the region
July 2, 2011 - 12:00pm
June 8, 2011
Funding needed for Fourth of July fireworks show in Park Rapids
June 8, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 28, 2011
Area veterans and families gathered Monday, Memorial Day, to remember fallen soldiers. A floral tribute at the Fish Hook River reminded all of the fragility of humans, Katy Hochstatter tossed the wreath as Legion Commander Dave Free looked on. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Memorial Day services will be Monday
May 28, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 18, 2010
Italian Tomato Sauce is simmered in a large pot filled with caramelized onions, garlic, seasonings, roasted bones and lots of crushed tomatoes. Photo by Sue Doeden
A saucy gift from the kitchen
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am
December 16, 2010
Little Misses Park Rapids, from left, Sarah Gorder and Madysen Sanders and Miss Teen Park Rapids Denia Brown shuffled the Jingle Bells tickets each time before drawing one. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
And the winners are...
December 16, 2010 - 7:56pm
December 8, 2010
Aidan Pietila gets some help making a pine cone bird feeder from his aunt, Christina Pietila, at the early childhood holiday activity fair Friday, Dec. 3. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Holiday fair has hands-on projects for little ones
December 8, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 1, 2010
20-month-old Ellie Eischens wasn't sure what to think of Santa Claus at the annual Park Rapids Community Christmas Tree Lighting celebration Friday night. Santa arrived in style on a Park Rapids fire truck. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
December 1, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 24, 2010
Oh, tannenbaum! It's official, Christmas is on its way with a decorating crew out in full force Monday to add lights and, new this year, colorful balls to the tree on Main. The Light Up A Life tree, donated by Mike and Helen Sheeran, benefits St. Joseph's Hospice. Bulbs may be purchased and symbolically lit in honor or memory of someone for $5. The donation will be acknowledged if contact information is included.  Donations and names may be sent to to St. Joseph's Hospice, 600 Pleasant Ave., Park Rapids,...
Oh, tannenbaum!
November 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 3, 2010
Aerial fireworks are an example of illegal fireworks unless a person has a license to use them. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Use caution when lighting fireworks this weekend
July 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
A parade is held in Laporte today and Park Rapids Sunday. (Anne Erickson / Enterprise)
4th of July extravaganza brings fun to Park Rapids
July 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
June 23, 2010
Last year's Fourth of July fireworks show was a huge draw for Park Rapids. Donations are needed to make this year's show bigger and better. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Bigger Fourth of July fireworks show needs additional funds
June 23, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 24, 2009
Will be open through Thanksgiving.
Fargo-Moorhead stores get head start on Black Friday
November 24, 2009 - 6:44am