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Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Turkey tale: Did Ben Franklin suggest the wild turkey be our country's national symbol?
Thankful for family: Wadena couple weathers the rollercoaster of adoption process
Making a wish come true: Eischens receives custom-built Ice Castle Fish House through Make-A-Wish Foundation
Park Rapids fourth grader is Super Bowl Super Snack Challenge winner
Tigers' dream season ends with loss in title game
Ricke looking to build a winning tradition
International Falls scores final four goals in 6-2 win over Panthers
Panthers persevere through adversity
Hovelsrud caps off career at state meet
James C. Shearer
Mary Louise Haedt
Marion Irene Ward Somers
Mary Louise Haedt
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
Food shelf thankful for Coborn's donation
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Skarpness joins Enterprise editorial staff
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
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
December 25, 2016
Menahga School's levy drops $224
The Menahga School Board certified a payable 2017 levy virtually identical to last year's. The final levy totals $1,123,203 compared to 2016's...
December 25, 2016 - 8:29am
Park Rapids School Board approves levy at 1 percent increase
Park Rapids Schools held its Truth in Taxation hearing Monday, Dec. 19 and the school board approved the 2016 payable 2017 levy at a 1.35 percent increase over last year. Business manager Carol Hutchinson presented the information with a total levy of $5,018,028. Of the total levy,...
December 25, 2016 - 8:27am
December 17, 2016
County commissioners receive Land Survey yearly report
Ryan Miller, from the Hubbard County Land Survey Department, presented the Hubbard County Board of Commissioners with a 2016 progress report at the regular board meeting held last week. According to Miller, the total monumentation in Hubbard County is 3,677 total corners. Of those...
December 17, 2016 - 7:15am
December 26, 2015
Nevis School levy stable; locker room to be renovated
The Nevis School District’s truth in taxation hearing drew no residents this week, but had they arrived, they would have learned the 2016 maximum levy of $908,277 is down by $15.79 from this year’s. “The financial status of the district remains solid due to a combination of...
December 26, 2015 - 2:11pm
December 23, 2015
Park Rapids board sets school levy at 3% increase
The Park Rapids Area School Board on Monday set the final levy at the maximum amount, with no change from the preliminary levy. The 2016 levy will increase 3.16 percent over this year, with a total levy of $4,950,982. The school board certified the budget with General Fund of $2,013,542;...
December 23, 2015 - 8:24am
December 18, 2013
PR school levy down 6.08%
BY Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org The Park Rapids Area School Board approved the 2014-15 school year tax levy at a decrease from 2013-14. The final levy was approved at $5,021,546. This breaks down to $3,001,478 for debt service and $2,020,068 for all other...
December 18, 2013 - 11:58am
November 13, 2013
Early indicator: Property taxes headed up
By Don Davis / Capitol Bureau A preliminary report shows local governments plan to increase property taxes next year. Tuesday’s Minnesota Revenue Department report indicates cities expect to raise taxes 2.1 percent, counties 1.5 percent, townships 2.1 percent, schools 2.6...
November 13, 2013 - 9:46am
December 8, 2012
Park Rapids School Board approves 2013 levy increase
Park Rapids School Board members heard the "truth in taxation" this week, the $5.3 million levy approved for 2013 up 10 percent from this year's...
December 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 29, 2012
Nevis School ups levy, sets meetings to discuss referendum
The Nevis School Board approved a preliminary levy of $811,474 payable in 2013, a 12 percent increase from this year's amount. Superintendent Steve Rassier attributed the $86,772 increase to construction of handicapped accessible bathrooms and the concession stand at the athletic...
September 29, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 19, 2012
Park Rapids approves levy with increase
The Park Rapids School Board approved a preliminary district levy of $5,346,794 at Monday night's meeting, a 10 percent - $491,634 - increase...
September 19, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 5, 2012
5th time's the charm: Voters finally give nod to Perham school levy
After struggling for the last few years to get a levy referendum passed, the Perham-Dent School District finally claimed a victory Tuesday night. Voters approved a $2.2 million Capital Projects Referendum, spread out over five years, in a special election. It was the district's fifth...
April 5, 2012 - 8:02am
December 21, 2011
Akeley levy will go up 19 percent from 2011
The Akeley Council has approved a 19 percent increase in the property tax levy, up approximately $39,000 from the 2011 levy of $202, 343. The breakdown of the $241,448 levy by fund includes $46,325 in the general fund, $750 for the cemetery, $18,500 for fire protection, $4,700 for...
December 21, 2011 - 1:00pm
Levy approved for Park Rapids School District
The Park Rapids Area School Board approved the 2012 levy at $4,855,159, a .98 percent increase from 2011. "We have been holding the line," said Business Manager Carol Hutchinson. The breakdown of the levy is 63.26 percent debt service ($3,071,431) and 36.74 percent for other levies...
December 21, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 3, 2011
Park Rapids levy to increase by a modest 2 percent
The Park Rapids City Council is looking to increase its 2012 levy by about 2 percent. "This year's proposed budget is very similar to 2011...
December 3, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 1, 2011
Nevis to launch informational campaign for levy vote
Three of the four candidates vying for a position on the Nevis School Board received a nomination this week; Jeannette Dudley earned the nod. Board member Marv Vredenburg nominated Justin Isaacson, a Nevis alum. Gary Stennes, citing his experience as a board member and teacher,...
October 1, 2011 - 1:00pm