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Park Rapids Enterprise
WINTER'S FRIGID FACE
Menahga School task force endorses $29.1 million building project
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
Hubbard County Incidents
City council approves Armory Square agreement
Wrestlers win pair of Mid-State matches
Panthers stay perfect in duals with easy victory over Perham
Tigers drop pair of conference games
Balanced Tigers roll past Wolves
Prowlers escape with win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
Local jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
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