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Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
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
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
June 20, 2017
Menahga Historical Museum pays tribute to revered comic book artist
The Menahga Area Historical Society and Museum will celebrate the town's most notable figure. Legendary cartoonist, illustrator and graphic novelist...
June 20, 2017 - 3:13pm
June 17, 2017
Menahga City Council finances nursing home expansion project
The Menahga City Council awarded the sale of $4,915,000 in general obligation nursing home revenue bonds. The low bidder was Baird of Milwaukee, Wisc., offering a 3.1885 percent interest rate. The bonds will be used to finance the Greenwood Connections expansion project. The project...
June 17, 2017 - 10:52am
Menahga School Board hosting town hall meeting about building needs
The Menahga School Board scheduled a community forum to discuss how to address the district's building needs. District residents are invited to share their thoughts with board, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 22 at the high school media center. It's intended as a listening...
June 17, 2017 - 10:51am
May 31, 2017
Menahga man injured in motorcycle crash on Highway 87
A Menahga man suffered life threatening injuries in a motorcycle crash on Highway 87 Sunday, May 28. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 69-year-old Victor Laney of Menahga was traveling eastbound on Highway 87 near County Road 20 in Hubbard Township when he failed to negotiate...
May 31, 2017 - 9:03am
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