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Group hopes to save Laporte music program
Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
Tigers look to contend for conference crown
Boys swimming, diving team enjoyed record-breaking season
Three section golfers return to lead Warriors
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Join one of ACTION Park Rapids' many 90-day plans
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
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 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