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MNsure ready for open enrollment to begin
Wetter, colder winter predicted for Minnesota, North Dakota by National Weather Service
U.S. Marine Corps recognizes Park Rapids Enterprise
Two hearings, two distinct messages in northern Minn. on Enbridge's Line 3
Feds: Minnesotans don't need new ID for a year
Panthers, Warriors open playoffs with road games
Tigers sweep by Sebeka; Marjamaa hits milestone
Panthers host invitational, run in ideal conditions
UNC girls run away with conference title
Panthers serve up sweep over EGF
Randy Lee Riemann
Ida Minerva Hoefs
Simon receives highest state award
New operations coordinator, editor at Park Rapids Enterprise
Park Rapids & Walker Eye Clinic breaks ground on new facility
Charitable giving by Citizens National Bank
Park Rapids Lions contribute to local, national, international needs
'Glee' star and siblings performing in Park Rapids
White Earth artist sharing culture at next lifelong learning program
Everett Smithson Band bringing zydeco, blues to Park Rapids
Long Lake Theater hosting Oct. 14 talent contest
Lutheran music festival to celebrate Reformation
After-dark walleyes: Night action on area lakes
Molly's first grouse
Wolf population increases with rise in deer density
The Spirit of the Woods: UFFDA
Hunters can send grouse, prairie chicken samples
Opinion: Editorial Cartoon
Opinion: Enterprise not here to dupe readers
Letter to Editor: Utke, Grossell and Green helped Nevis constituents
Opinion: An invitation to listen, discuss, engage with your local newspaper
Letter to Editor: Raising money toward Pioneer Park restrooms
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
September 2, 2015
Nevis Schools could see 600 students
The first day of school will confirm numbers, but Nevis elementary and high school is on track to welcome a record-breaking 600 students Tuesday. Principal John Strom presented the enrollment figures to the board, which had reached 601 students minutes before. (By Monday it was 609.)...
September 2, 2015 - 3:23pm
July 19, 2015
Nevis developing plan to address city's water
The city of Nevis is developing a Wellhead Protection Plan addressing the city’s drinking water system to determine its risk of contamination, maintenance supervisor Don Umthun told council members this week. The city’s relatively shallow 68-foot well pulls water from Lake Belle...
July 19, 2015 - 11:30am
June 27, 2015
Nevis School Board sees faculty shuffle
The Nevis School Board approved tenure for several teachers and bid farewell to others. Math teacher Katherine Schieck and Spanish teacher Erik Jensen resigned as did kindergarten teacher Jennifer Travis, who tearfully read a letter explaining her decision to accept a position with...
June 27, 2015 - 11:16am
May 18, 2015
Nevis audit findings suggest changes in paperwork
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com The Nevis Council reviewed the 2014 audit this week, learning the general fund saw no major changes and cash balances are going up annually. General fund receipts totaled $351,866; disbursements were $333,462 last year. The water...
May 18, 2015 - 9:33am
April 8, 2015
The rush is on in Nevis
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM firstname.lastname@example.org The Kentucky Derby is often described as the “Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports.”...
April 8, 2015 - 4:27pm
April 1, 2015
Best of show
Nevis sophmore Natalie Hilden won the “Best of Show/Judge's Choice” in sculpture March 25 at the Section 8A MSHSL Visual Arts Festival in...
April 1, 2015 - 5:47pm
December 13, 2014
Nevis eyeing a ‘more comprehensive approach’ to zoning
The Nevis Council agreed further study and revisions are needed to address mixed residential and commercial use in the city’s B2 (general business) district on Highway 34. “B2 doesn’t allow for single-family residential units,” zoning administrator Edy Assell told the...
December 13, 2014 - 12:46pm
Clubs spar over trail maintenance
The battle over who will maintain the Round River Drive ATV trail continues to fester. The Akeley Council has approved a resolution to sponsor the Paul Bunyan ATV Trailriders in order for the club to procure grant-in-aid funds to maintain Round River Drive. But the move follows...
December 13, 2014 - 12:29pm
December 10, 2014
Magaard returns from emotional Romanian trip
Alex Magaard of Nevis returned to his home country of Romania for a reunion with his birth family, televised for all to see. He’d meet...
December 10, 2014 - 6:14am
November 22, 2014
Nevis completes Star Team training
Students Teaching Attitudes of Respect (STAR) has been implemented in school districts throughout Northwest Minnesota since 1998. The program is sponsored by Northwest Minnesota Foundation (NMF) in partnership with Peacemaker Resources. STAR is designed to help students build specific...
November 22, 2014 - 8:54am