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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
Parks Board seeks to raise $25,000 for construction of Pioneer Park bathrooms
Veteran creates yard display as Memorial Day tribute
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
May 17, 2017
Menahga man reports finding possible pipe bomb
An individual walked into Menahga City Hall on Wednesday, May 10 to report he found a possible pipe bomb on his property in Blueberry Township, according to information released by the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. City employees asked the individual to leave the building and told...
May 17, 2017 - 9:51am
May 6, 2017
Fire destroys building in Menahga Industrial Park
A fire Tuesday at Schaefer Auto in Menahga destroyed one building as multiple fire departments fought the blaze through the night. The auto and...
May 6, 2017 - 7:32am
May 3, 2017
Letter: Response to 'Inconvenient Truth' letter
On April 26, 2017 the Park Rapids Enterprise printed an article penned by Ernest Huhta and will probably be in the Menahga Review Messenger this week. The article titled "Inconvenient Truth to the Vote No side" lists five major points Huhta feels are untrue. First issue is open enrollment...
May 3, 2017 - 6:59pm
April 16, 2017
Menahga School Board addresses hearsay about giant bull
Some Menahga residents have a groundless beef with Herman the Bull — a 12-foot, poly-resin fiberglass sculpture who's been appearing in...
April 16, 2017 - 7:31pm
March 29, 2017
Local veteran turns 100 and honored for military service
Reino "Ray" Paananen, a World War II veteran from Menahga, turned 100 years old on March 24 and celebrated Saturday with family and friends at...
March 29, 2017 - 6:24pm
March 22, 2017
Minnesota royalty, donkeys add excitement to St. Urho celebration
Turns out donkey basketball and St. Urho Days make for a nice fit in celebrating Finnish tradition and heritage. Spectators filled the Menahga...
March 22, 2017 - 11:31am
March 19, 2017
Menahga City Council exploring seasonal campsite options
The Menahga City Council is considering developing eight seasonal campsites at its Memorial Forest Campground. They held a special meeting March...
March 19, 2017 - 1:52pm
March 8, 2017
Professional comic artist offering free workshop
Kay Rossbach is a graphic designer by day and an illustrator by night. She'll be sharing her artistic ability and professional wisdom Saturday,...
March 8, 2017 - 8:51am
February 19, 2017
Menahga City Council restoring planning commission
The city of Menahga hopes to revive its planning commission. The city council announced two vacancies on the planning commission at their Feb. 13 meeting. The planning commission's responsibilities include reviewing and updating the city's comprehensive plan, reviewing all amendments...
February 19, 2017 - 8:37am
Fewer teachers entering field leads to statewide concern
Minnesota schools are facing a teacher shortage and the problem could get worse for rural districts. A state report released earlier this month...
February 19, 2017 - 8:35am
February 15, 2017
Ice-time ambition: Fundraiser to help disabled hockey team go to nationals
An Olympic-sized dream thrums in Tyler Shepersky's heart. He wants to be on the U.S. National Sled Hockey Team. Yes, sled hockey. The 12-year-old...
February 15, 2017 - 10:57am
January 18, 2017
Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Over $10,000 in prizes will be awarded at the 2017 Menahga Family Fishing Derby. Sponsored by the Menahga Civic & Commerce Association, the event...
January 18, 2017 - 2:01pm
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
December 17, 2016
Menahga Council increases levy 5.4 percent
The Menahga City Council adopted a final 2017 tax levy of $439,264—a $22,588 or 5.4 percent increase over last year. Last year's levy was $416,676. In September, they initially proposed a 21 percent tax hike. The 2017 budget anticipates $926,255 in general fund expenses and...
December 17, 2016 - 7:14am
November 30, 2016
Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
Vercon, Inc., a construction company based in the upper Midwest, is well underway with construction of the new Fairfield Inn & Suites in Detroit Lakes. They are partnering on the project with Gordon James Construction of Maple Plain. The four-story, 69-unit hotel will also include...
November 30, 2016 - 10:27am