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Park Rapids Enterprise
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
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
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
May 14, 2016
Nevis Council discusses Muskie Days liquor protocol
The Nevis Council agreed further discussion is needed on just where liquor may be imbibed during Nevis Muskie Days Music Festival, to be held July 29-30. Last year, there were issues with people going back and forth, mayor Chris Norton said of transporting drinks from the liquor store...
May 14, 2016 - 1:05pm
May 8, 2016
Nevis Tech-No-Tigers finish in top half at FIRST robotics event
The Nevis Tech-No-Tigers 3102 team returned from the FIRST Robotics Competition in St. Louis finishing 37th out of 75 teams and in the top third of Minnesota teams competing at the event, mentor Rusty Uscola reports. "We had a good time and there was a lot of learning," he said of...
May 8, 2016 - 12:25pm
April 16, 2016
Fridgen resigns post as Nevis city adminstrator
Nevis will bid farewell to city administrator Carol Fridgen, who submitted her resignation effective at the end of May. "It is with a heavy heart that I leave the position which I have performed for the last 16 years, but I have decided the time has come for me to start my retirement...
April 16, 2016 - 8:42am
March 30, 2016
Nevis robotics team wins big in Wisconsin
The Nevis robotics team, Tech-No-Tigers 3102, claimed top prize in the FIRST Robotics Competition in Milwaukee last week, beating 53 teams from...
March 30, 2016 - 8:29am
February 15, 2016
Nevis Council member calls for civility, open discussion
The Nevis Council meeting proved to be contentious this week, with member Molly Senger objecting to “lack of civility” before the first order of business and subsequently opposing a zoning ordinance amendment which, she alleges, “would take away transparency, safeguards.”...
February 15, 2016 - 8:46am
January 13, 2016
Nevis City Council tables annual appointments
In a possibly unprecedented move, the Nevis Council agreed to table the annual appointments of council members to commissions Monday night, in the absence of mayor Chris Norton. “The mayor did not discus this with us,” council member Heidi Raduenz said in making the motion. ...
January 13, 2016 - 4:05pm
January 6, 2016
Nevis couple escapes house fire in the woods
A rural Nevis man and another resident at his home escaped injury following a fire late Saturday night. Skylar Smith said he was sleeping in...
January 6, 2016 - 10:25am
November 17, 2015
Editorial: Local communities represented well in honoring veterans
Park Rapids, Menahga and Nevis collectively have a great reputation in what all the good things veterans organizations do in serving our communities....
November 17, 2015 - 11:28am
November 9, 2015
Area programs to honor veterans
The passion to teach hasn’t diminished for retired teachers Charli Cohrs and LaPalma Anderson. The pair has collaborated for a decade –...
November 9, 2015 - 7:58am
October 31, 2015
Nevis School caps enrollment for 8 of 13 grades
An additional elementary teacher is on board at Nevis School. Angela Ahrendt has been hired on a part-time basis to accommodate the burgeoning third grade enrollment, now at 55 students. Principal John Strom explained this is not due to capriciously accepting too many open enrolled...
October 31, 2015 - 8:57am
October 4, 2015
Nevis School discusses growing enrollment
Nevis elementary teacher Paul Schroeder addressed the school board this week regarding the school’s burgeoning numbers, open enrollment cited as the factor. Schroeder, speaking on behalf of his co-workers, told the board, “Frustrated teachers want smaller class sizes. They...
October 4, 2015 - 8:04pm
Nevis principal to retire after 2015-16 school year
Nevis principal John Strom has announced he will be retiring at year’s end. “This is my fortieth year,” he said of his role in education. “It’s been quite a ride. I’ve spent the last six years as principal in Nevis. It’s easily the peak of my career,” he said. “Totally.”...
October 4, 2015 - 12:12pm
September 19, 2015
Nevis drafting Wellhead Protection plan to protect quality of drinking water
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Nevis Council members learned the city will be drafting a Wellhead Protection Plan, groundwater specialist Mike Strodtman of the Minnesota Rural Water Association lending expertise. The year-long process is to “protect drinking...
September 19, 2015 - 12:33pm
September 12, 2015
School enrollment off to strong start
With the exception of Century School’s middle school bells refusing to clang, the Park Rapids school year “got off to a good start.” First...
September 12, 2015 - 2:24pm
September 9, 2015
Fishing buddies excited to reach competition age
Cousins Tayden George and Isaac Hoverson could be rightly thought to be the old men of the sea, their legends are so well known. Truthfully,...
September 9, 2015 - 1:02pm