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Menahga work session held to talk improvements, playground design
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Panthers split section games with C-I, Roseau
EGF skates to 5-1 win over Panthers
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Braves end three-game losing streak
Panthers coast to wins over W-DC, LOW
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A festive time at the Eagles Christmas party
Arts Downtown PR (3rd Thursdays) continues Dec. 19
Second graders make gingerbread houses
Upcoming events Dec. 18-Jan. 5
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Reason for vanishing bees remains mystery, ag official says
ATV clubs compete to maintain trails
The good and bad of ice and snow
Mantrap spearing starts Dec. 2
Panther Prowl fan store expanding
Valuing an employee’s contribution
Editorial Keep lakes on a low-salt diet this winter
Letter: People in so-called socialist countries are happy
Editorial: When temps plummet, think of furry friends
America was built on privatization
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February 16, 2013
Park Rapids looks at 2013 CIP
Park Rapids council members are looking at several major projects in the next few years that could lead to a significant increase in the levy. A public hearing has been scheduled for March 12 to review the 2013-17 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for city projects and equipment. A...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 26, 2013
Park Rapids construction continuing to increase
Park Rapids continues to show gains in project valuations. Year-end building reports and planning department reports were recently completed and presented to the Park Rapids City Council. Ron Dick, building official, reported an increased valuation for permits in 2012 compared...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
Assistant Hubbard County Attorney Randall gets appointed to PR city council seat two-year term
Erika Randall will join the Park Rapids City Council to fill a two-year term. Randall has been a Hubbard County Assistant County Attorney since 2003.
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2012
Outgoing PR city council bids farewell
Outgoing Park Rapids Mayor Nancy Carroll and Councilmember Sue Tomte were recognized for their service Tuesday night. Downtown Business Association...
news / local
December 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2012
Park Rapids has positive audit
The Park Rapids School District received a commendable "report card" from the auditor this week. The district saw a $943,610 positive change in the general fund in 2012, ending the year with a $4.25 million fund balance. This compares with a $1.1 million general fund balance in...
news / education
November 21, 2012 - 1:00pm
October 29, 2011
Pioneer Park development approved
Pioneer Park will be further developed and public comment will be taken to make the space community-oriented. The Park Rapids City Council...
October 29, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 15, 2011
Pioneer Park proposal will include toddler playground
A proposal to develop Pioneer Park in downtown Park Rapids into a toddler park will be presented to the City Council at an upcoming meeting. The...
October 15, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2009
Good ice already forming for Community Fishing Contest
Tickets are available for the 12th annual Park Rapids American Legion Community Fishing Contest. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6 on Fish Hook Lake. More than $100,000 in prizes will be given away. "There's good ice out there already," said event organizer Jerry Benham. Last...
fishing / news / local
December 19, 2009 - 1:01pm
July 23, 2009
Looking for feedback on Daily Updates
The Park Rapids Enterprise wants your feedback. Do you read the Daily Updates on the Enterprise Web site? If so, what types of stories are you reading? Courts and crime, accidents, regional features? How far out from Park Rapids should we be posting stories from? Hubbard County...
July 23, 2009 - 7:14am
April 25, 2009
Downtown revitalization project initiates 'cracker barrel' sessions
"Cracker barrel" sessions are being organized to gain momentum for the Park Rapids downtown revitalization project. The sessions are intended to keep everyone in the loop about the proposed Main Avenue project, which includes street and utility construction. The name "cracker barrel"...
April 25, 2009 - 1:00pm
April 16, 2009
Chiodo doesn't make cut for Mankato superintendent
Park Rapids Area Schools superintendent Glenn Chiodo did not make the cut for Mankato Area Schools superintendent. He was among seven candidates interviewed Wednesday for the position, according to The Free Press. Three finalists were chosen to return next week for final interviews. According...
April 16, 2009 - 8:13am
February 25, 2009
Old-fashioned logging demonstration charms Lake Itasca visitors
entertainment / state
February 25, 2009 - 4:00pm