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Park Rapids Enterprise
State to provide funds to counties for election equipment
Changing lives on the water
Local real estate market going strong
Mantrap Valley hosts first conservation connection event
Herbicide treatment to help reforestation efforts in Park Rapids Forestry Administrative Area
Winning NPC title highlighted season for Park Rapids boys golf team
Park Rapids Legion ousted from District 6 tournament
Late-season surge sends Esox to Region 14C tournament
Six Park Rapids wrestlers compete in Greco-Roman National Championships
Hawley blanks Park Rapids 18U softball team in title game
Terry R. Chalich
Kenneth Arvid Lohse
Kenneth Francis Lamey
Richard G. "Dick" Hyde
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
'First City Poetry Reads' series takes flight July 29
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
2nd Street Stage features Chicago musicians
Respected folk singer appearing in children's show
Chalk contest will add to Crazy Days fun
Floating the Crow Wing River
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Johnson, Eischens win bass classic
The dark side of catch and release angling practices
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Moses: Ten more Commandments
Letter to the editor: Park Rapids a pollinator friendly city
Editorial: Local guy wants civil, respectful political discussion
Letter to the editor: Editorial about Line 3 is misleading
Letter to the editor: Warning to pet owners in Osage area
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
July 16, 2017
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. — Christina Maley followed the drag marks across the logging road and peered into a dense tangle of spruce and balsam fir....
July 16, 2017 - 7:32pm
June 21, 2017
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
EMBARGOED FOR ONLINE POSTING UNTIL 6 A.M. SUNDAY JUNE 18 DEER RIVER, Minn. — Clearly, this was the place to be. Fourteen fishing boats...
June 21, 2017 - 8:29am
June 9, 2017
State's largest invasive carp taken near Redwood Falls
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — A bow angler fishing in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls on Sunday, June 4 caught the largest invasive carp...
June 9, 2017 - 11:17am
June 8, 2017
Boundary Waters mishap offers lessons
BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA WILDERNESS, Minn. — The two canoeists knew they were in trouble when they had to start bushwhacking and carrying...
June 8, 2017 - 9:05am
May 30, 2017
DULUTH, Minn. — It was last June, and Suzanne Keithley-Myers was driving back to her family's Duluth Township home after mushroom hunting...
May 30, 2017 - 11:52am
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 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
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 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
November 21, 2016
Find winter crappie spots now
Boats are being put away. The unseasonably warm temperatures are welcome, but will soon come to an end. The hard water season is just around the corner. Anglers are doing their homework now to guarantee best crappie fishing at first safe ice. More years ago than I care to admit, I...
November 21, 2016 - 7:44am
October 30, 2016
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
On a recent fall fishing trip, my partner admitted a jig and a rainbow minnow wasn't his presentation of choice nor was he particularly confident...
October 30, 2016 - 9:26am
July 20, 2016
Devoted to promoting a healthy outdoors community
Tim Schmid of Park Rapids, an avid outdoorsman, has been hunting and fishing his whole life; he works for Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
July 20, 2016 - 8:54am