Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Group hopes to save Laporte music program
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
Tigers look to contend for conference crown
Boys swimming, diving team enjoyed record-breaking season
Three section golfers return to lead Warriors
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
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
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: Join one of ACTION Park Rapids' many 90-day plans
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
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
July 4, 2017
Laporte celebrates Independence Day
Laporte Community Independence Day Celebration was held Saturday with activities going on throughout the day. The day began with the Tree of...
July 4, 2017 - 7:54am
April 12, 2017
Tapping innovation: Lyle Robinson produces maple syrup at his Laporte home
About a mile-and-a-half south of Laporte, on "Lake Floatapoochie" (it's a long story), sits Lyle Robinson's maple syrup empire. It's something...
April 12, 2017 - 9:05am
July 6, 2016
Laporte celebrates Independence Day
July 6, 2016 - 8:46am
June 8, 2016
Laporte’s Take a Kid Fishing set for Saturday
The 5th annual Laporte Area Take a Kid Fishing event takes place Saturday, June 11 at Pine Beach Resort. Registration for kids ages 10-15 is 11 a.m. The Minnesota DNR will have a presentation on invasive species at 11:30 a.m. Kids will be on the water fishing at noon. Kids ages 10-15...
June 8, 2016 - 8:34am
November 25, 2015
Schools receive USDA grant to up local foods in Park Rapids, Laporte cafeterias
Park Rapids Area and Laporte Schools announced they are one of 74 projects spanning 39 states receiving support this year through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm to School Program, an effort to better connect school cafeterias and students with local farmers and...
November 25, 2015 - 9:24am
August 12, 2015
Bed races highlight Laporte Days fun
Next year’s Laporte Days will be putting out an early request for a domesticated cow, one that will cooperate and play by the rules. This...
August 12, 2015 - 12:47pm
August 3, 2015
Master storyteller writes from Laporte cabin
Margi Preus spent her childhood summers frolicking with siblings and cousins on Kabekona Lake. “It was a great way to grow up,” recalled...
August 3, 2015 - 9:20am
July 16, 2015
Laporte dedicates new park, covered shelter, playground
While bicyclists pedaled by and kids swung from playground equipment, Laporte’s new crown jewel was dedicated Saturday. The community park...
July 16, 2015 - 7:16am
October 4, 2014
Laporte’s new playground opens to rave reviews, smiles
One of the lynchpins of a new development in Laporte opened Thursday afternoon. A park at the Paul Bunyan Trailhead opened to pint-sized approval...
October 4, 2014 - 1:41pm
July 9, 2014
Laporte 4th/5th celebration delivers fun, food, fireworks
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Laporte’s 4th on the 5th celebration featured the usual events, and one not so usual. A...
July 9, 2014 - 10:27am
July 5, 2014
Laporte park project is a go
BY Sarah smith email@example.com The Laporte community will get its new shelter/playground/ park project within the next two...
July 5, 2014 - 9:03am
February 28, 2014
Laporte's lunch launch a success
By Bethany Wesley / Bemidji Pioneer LAPORTE -- A table full of fourth-graders sat examining their lunch plates Thursday, discussing their favorite dish of the day. Nathaniel Smith liked the salad best. Ashlyn Halverson enjoyed the strawberries.
February 28, 2014 - 7:49am
July 10, 2013
Laporte celebrates 4th on the 6th
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Leave it to Laporte to serve up a giant batch of holiday lemonade. Given a summer-load of...
July 10, 2013 - 11:24am
April 13, 2013
Laporte teachers, administrators engaged in ‘higher order thinking’
BY Sarah smith email@example.com A rigorous revamping of the way teachers teach and the way students learn has been quietly taking place in a small conference room at the Laporte School. Five teachers and two administrators have delved into an educational concept...
April 13, 2013 - 12:33pm
November 27, 2012
Laporte postal service meeting is tonight
A public meeting will be held tonight over the future of the Laporte post office. The meeting is at 5:15 in the school community room. The U.S. Postal Service will be there to answer questions about the future of mail service in the region.
November 27, 2012 - 3:23pm