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County sheriff proposes animal ordinance
Chainsaw sculptor puts Vikings pride on ice
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
County ends an easement in Schoolcraft Township
Disgraced Minn. auto mogul's former northern lakes home provides a glimpse of the top-end market
A unique contraption for the ice angler
Perham rallies in second half to edge Park Rapids
Opheim's hat trick leads Panthers to win at Bagley
Kramer sparks Tigers to win over Verndale
Browerville/Eagle Valley defeats Menahga boys
Kay Lynn Casassa
Michael L. Jackson
Chrystle L. Mortensen
Facebook will now ask users to rank news organizations they trust
Robin Fish joins Enterprise as staff reporter
Workplaces deaths down in North Dakota, spike in Minnesota
Apple says all Macs, iPhones, iPads exposed to chip flaw
Gander Outdoors to reopen five stores in Minn., but Fargo store won’t, CEO says
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
'Writing Close to Home' with Will Weaver
Country music legend announces concert in Grand Forks
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
A unique contraption for the ice angler
COLA Column: Add protecting Hubbard County lakes to your New Year's resolutions
Fish for free during Take A Kid Ice Fishing
About Fishing: Understanding state's fishery resources is vital to its future
North Shore photographer captures natural wonders in his backyard
Letter to Editor: County should reconcile Hinds Lake case
Guest Column: Share your expertise with ACTION Park Rapids
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
Letter to Editor: Funk family indebted to emergency service providers
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
May 28, 2017
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
The Akeley/Paul Bunyan All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Club in Akeley is the recipient of an Enbridge $54,000 Ecofootprint Grant.
May 28, 2017 - 11:29am
May 20, 2017
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Michigan-based author and songwriter Bill Jamerson will present the "Dollar a Day Boys" program, a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps, at Itasca, Buffalo River and Lake Bemidji state parks over Memorial Day weekend. Jamerson has presented at CCC reunions...
May 20, 2017 - 10:00am
May 19, 2017
Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—Joey Piskel and his dad, Joe, had quite a surprise when they were walleye fishing in the Mississippi River in northern...
May 19, 2017 - 6:58pm
May 13, 2017
Iowa couple wins guided hike on North Country Trail
Last summer, Tracy and Ben La Van from Des Moines, Iowa entered a Hike Minnesota Sweepstakes from Explore Minnesota for a guided hike on the...
May 13, 2017 - 10:00am
Expect to find hungry walleyes this warm opener
Fishing for walleyes and northern pike started this morning at 12:01 a.m. What to expect? Like most openers, shiners are available, but not plentiful....
May 13, 2017 - 10:00am
May 9, 2017
Governor Dayton proclaims: Clean. Drain. Dry. Day
At the stroke of midnight on Saturday, May 13, Governor Mark Dayton will cast his line, proclaim Clean Drain Dry Day, signaling the start to a time honored tradition, the Minnesota Fishing Opener! With over 1.6 million anglers hitting the water, Fishing Opener is the perfect opportunity...
May 9, 2017 - 2:19pm
April 29, 2017
About fishing: Readers fire back; respect the resource
Rewinding to a column I wrote a few weeks ago, "Spring Crappie: Time to Sow and a Time to Harvest," spurred a lot of comments. Here are just...
April 29, 2017 - 8:45am
April 18, 2017
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
The red drop leaf table in the kitchen was the place for my dad to sit us down to discuss what was on his mind, including household conversations on outdoor ethics. Unpleasant at times. Recalling an incident when my older brother and I spent opening day of duck season learning duck...
April 18, 2017 - 10:28am
April 3, 2017
About Fishing: Picking a fish finder
An electronic fish finder makes it possible to locate fish while eliminating the guesswork. Anglers can benefit from using an electronic fish...
April 3, 2017 - 8:07am
March 19, 2017
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
Hubbard County is surrounded by lakes with Aquatic Invasive Species. West of us, Big Detroit and Big Cormorant was announced last summer of having zebra mussels. To the east, Leech Lake, and to the north, Red and Turtle Lakes have starry stonewort, as does Lake Koronis to the south....
March 19, 2017 - 2:25pm
February 28, 2017
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Few have the on the water experience that these two gentlemen have, Joe Fellegy, 72, of Baxter, and Ray Nepsund, 87, of Park Rapids. They are...
February 28, 2017 - 2:09pm
February 13, 2017
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
Greg Clusiau, a Keewatin, Minn. native and guide, feels the Park Rapids area lakes are Minnesota's gems for winter crappie fishing. Clusiau is...
February 13, 2017 - 9:56am
February 12, 2017
Winter sport of skijoring gains popularity
Skijoring is a sport gaining popularity in recent years all over the world, including here in Park Rapids, in which a dog assists a cross-country...
February 12, 2017 - 8:10am
January 29, 2017
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Adding scents on lures to increase fishing success is in my background. My dad believed gas or oil on one's hands is repulsive to fish, keeping...
January 29, 2017 - 11:45am
January 27, 2017
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
A series of listening sessions in January and February will provide an opportunity for public input on the Border to Border (B2B) off-road vehicle (ORV) trail across northern Minnesota.
January 27, 2017 - 11:28am