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Park Rapids Enterprise
A peaceful place for healing pain: At MN lakes country retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
Park Rapids Graduation
Donna Anderson earns U of M Extension's Distinguished Staff Award for Nutrition Educator
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Food shelf upgrades services with new freezer
Panthers open section baseball playoffs by hosting Bagley
Senior athletes honored at All Sports Banquet
Panthers capture Northern Pines Conference golf titles
Golfers get tune-up for 8AA North meet
Panthers suffer first loss of season
Jean Marilyn Martin
Joseph J. Charmoli
Clarence "Bob" Kastama
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
‘Life is a Highway’ on stage
Nemeth Art Center celebrates 40th anniversary this season
Author Heid Erdrich leading book discussion
Clarinet virtuoso concludes Heartland Concert season
Summer library programs focus on STEAM and Design
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Letter to the editor: Thank you for supporting All Veterans Memorial
Guest Editorial: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Commentary: Never be fooled or lied to
Letter to the Editor: Increased warming unsettled science
Commentary: Everybody needs a bud
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
August 28, 2010
First block of buildings now hooked into new water main downtown
The first block of Main Avenue businesses have been hooked up to the city's new water main. "It's been going fairly, fairly well," said project...
August 28, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 4, 2010
August 4, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 24, 2010
Community picnic draws large crowd despite rain
A dousing of rain didn't stop people from heading to downtown for a community picnic and groundbreaking for the Main Avenue reconstruction project. "I...
July 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
June 2, 2010
Main Avenue water leak necessitates excavation downtown
City crews were busy Wednesday morning attempting to fix a water leak in front of RiverBend Home Expressions on Main Avenue in Park Rapids. The...
June 2, 2010 - 11:48am
March 13, 2010
Main Avenue project will take two years to complete
The Park Rapids Main Avenue street and utility construction will be phased over two years because of difficulty acquiring federal funds. At...
March 13, 2010 - 1:00pm
Main Avenue project could be delayed
A holdup with federal funding could significantly delay the Park Rapids Main Avenue project slated for this summer. "We've learned from the...
February 13, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 30, 2010
Main Avenue streetscapes outlined
The Christmas tree location on Main Avenue will be in front of Pioneer Park after the reconstruction project this summer. The Park Rapids City Council made final streetscape decisions Tuesday night. The downtown street and utility reconstruction project is nearing, with construction...
January 30, 2010 - 1:01pm
January 16, 2010
Main Avenue work will start on south end
Construction on the first four blocks of downtown Main Avenue will start later in the summer, according to a recommendation from the Park Rapids...
January 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
Parker Meltdown Contest begins
Parker, the mascot for the downtown construction project this summer, decided to try his hand at ice fishing in the Fish Hook River, lost his...
January 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 13, 2010
Park Rapids City Council recommends downtown streetscapes to engineer
The Park Rapids City Council recommended streetscape options for the Main Avenue reconstruction project Tuesday night. Recommendations to the city engineer included: Starting construction on the main four blocks of downtown, from Highway 34 to Fifth Street later in the season, around...
January 13, 2010 - 8:28am
January 9, 2010
Steering committee decides on Main streetscapes
A steering committee has decided on streetscape recommendations for the Main Avenue reconstruction project. The recommendations will be made...
January 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2009
Parker introduced as mascot to lighten up Main Avenue project
This summer's Main street construction project brings to mind detours, noise and a general state of commotion. But a Main Street Promotional...
December 19, 2009 - 1:00pm
December 2, 2009
Main Avenue assessments approved by council as recommended by task force
Property owners on Main Avenue will pay 100 percent of the assessments on water mains, water service and sanitary sewer improvements to replace aging infrastructure in 2010. The Park Rapids City Council approved recommendations made by a task force concerning special assessments. Homeowners...
December 2, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 31, 2009
Main Avenue revitalization plans revised
Park Rapids council members didn't need much convincing to eliminate parts of the Main Avenue revitalization plan. At a city council workshop held Tuesday, downtown business owners voiced their strong opinions against speed tables, mid-block crosswalks and mid-block nodes. Mid-block...
October 31, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 24, 2009
Downtown group recommends omitting parts of Main Avenue plan
Downtown businesses will recommend omitting mid-block nodes, mid-block crosswalks and speed tables from the Main Avenue reconstruction project. A...
October 24, 2009 - 1:00pm