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Park Rapids Enterprise
School district hires business manager
Simonson gets planning commission nod
Mr. Schultz goes to Washington: Honor Flight brings emotional moments
Navy captain is featured speaker at Memorial Day program
Diplomas, hugs and songs: Century graduates 127 kindergartners
Thompson, Tigers eliminate Braves from section playoffs
Eckman leads UNC at subsection meet
Henry, Dudley pace Tigers at subsection track meet
Panthers end regular season with three wins
Panthers run away with subsection titles
Mary E. Williams
Richard "Ric" Arthur Hayes
Corwin Arthur Myers
Janet Louise Turbyne Ahern
Tawny Dog Park opens in Park Rapids
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
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
Place a Business Announcement
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
Menahga artist wins award at Youth Art Exhibit
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Mantrap Valley Conservation Club's bluebird project fosters conservation in fifth graders
Prepare now for a safe boating season
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
March 7, 2015
Letter: Large farming getting away with too much
Large farming getting away with too much I thought when I left Vietnam and Agent Orange it was over. I was wrong and now I have to fight all those chemicals and pesticides used around me. I am very concerned about what is going around here by those two so-called farmers, RDO and...
March 7, 2015 - 1:55pm
March 4, 2015
Letter: Thank you for making Cabin Fever a success
Century School PTA would like to thank all involved who made this year’s Cabin Fever Reliever a success ! It was a huge hit with Bingo for Books and inflatables. Century students won many great books and then were able to play on five big bouncers they had won from their fall fundraiser....
March 4, 2015 - 2:44pm
January 21, 2015
Letter: GOP waving white flag on transportation?
The 2015 Legislative Session has just started and it appears Rep. Dave Hancock is giving up when it comes to fixing our state’s transportation infrastructure. As a rural legislator, I know how important our roads and bridges are to our residents and farmers. During the campaign,...
January 21, 2015 - 11:58am
December 24, 2014
Letter: The time has come for double-walled pipe
My name is Waldan McFarlane and I have lived in Aitkin County for 19 years and Minnesota for 62 years. I am a stockholder of Enbridge. I have 17 years of experience in the instrumentation and control systems industry. I have worked on numerous Air Force and NASA projects including...
December 24, 2014 - 1:23pm
December 10, 2014
Letter: A service of comfort and hope
The holiday season can be a painful time for many. It may be the first experience without a loved family member or friend. It may be a time that is anxious – filled with memories of the past and/or fears for the future as reflected in the loss of a relationship, the loss of a job,...
December 10, 2014 - 3:55pm
December 7, 2014
Letter: Thanks to all Rotary fitness park supporters
The Rotary Fitness Park at Century School is at rest for the winter. The goal of this project is to promote community health and wellness and to become well used by students, families and area residents. A dedication is planned in the spring, but in the meantime, the Park Rapids Rotary...
December 7, 2014 - 10:29am
October 31, 2014
Open statement from Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch regarding investigation of his office
This letter is in response to a report aired by a Twin Cities television station about its investigation into the Cass County Sheriff’s Office. The report was misleading and the whole story was not told. The report let it appear as if I had received inappropriate...
October 31, 2014 - 1:19pm
October 22, 2014
Letter: Tell me why you’re qualified
Election and campaign season are upon us. I am looking forward to being an informed voter in November and need to know what your qualifications (other than enthusiasm) are for the office. What is your leadership experience? What is your knowledge of what the office needs? What is...
October 22, 2014 - 11:20am
October 19, 2014
Letter: Thanks for supporting PTA fundraiser
The Century School PTA would like to thank all sellers, buyers and volunteers for another successful fundraiser. Proceeds of the fundraiser go toward field trips, the Fall Festival, Bingo for Books, the Holiday Shopping store and many other great programs. Your participation and...
October 19, 2014 - 1:33pm
September 17, 2014
Letter: Enbridge pipeline not a done deal
The Sandpiper Pipeline requested by Enbridge has never been a done deal as Enbridge and others want you to believe. This was confirmed by the PUC in its decisions on Sept. 11. The Friends of the Headwaters (FOH), tribes, private and governmental organizations/agencies, numerous individuals,...
September 17, 2014 - 1:10pm
September 6, 2014
LETTER: Nolan, Obama birds of a feather
In Congressman Rick Nolan’s Monday Report of Sept. 2 he emphatically declares he is opposed to any military action to deal with the huge emerging threat of ISIS. He declares rightly that only Congress can declare war but appears to cloak his opposition to the war in this mandate....
September 6, 2014 - 12:19pm
March 17, 2014
Letter: Skeptical of wolf hunt suspension proposal
On Tuesday, the Senate Environment and Energy Committee passed a bill that would suspend the wolf hunt. The legislation still has several more steps to go before it would reach the Senate floor. I’m skeptical such a proposal would pass the House, but given the fact that Democrat...
March 17, 2014 - 8:33am
Letter: Thanks for offering Community Fish House
We want to thank the Park Rapids Dark House and Angling Club for the use of the Community Fish House. Without it, many people in the community would not have the chance to go fishing. The house has six fishing holes and is handicapped accessible and is heated. It also comes complete...
March 17, 2014 - 8:30am
Letter: Park Rapids can’t afford Armory
I wanted to point out some issues concerning the possible acquisition of the Armory by the City of Park Rapids. First of all, let me state that I am not a taxpayer of the City of Park Rapids, although I am concerned about the fiscal condition of this city and I have been following...
March 17, 2014 - 8:29am
January 8, 2014
Letter: Thanks to state for investment in LGA
As the city of Park Rapids refined its budget for 2014, our task was made easier because of actions taken by Governor Dayton and the legislature during the 2013 legislative session. For many years, some of our city’s budget has come from a state allotment called Local Government...
January 8, 2014 - 11:46am