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Area artists paint women killed by domestic violence for Beautiful Life Project
Man sentenced in crash that critically injured PR woman
2 men caught with 136 pounds of marijuana in car in North Dakota
Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Sheriff warns of scam FBI calls
Baumgartner, Dravis win medals
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Panthers eliminate Rams from tournament
Panthers host Rangers as section playoffs start
Browerville boys eliminate Menahga from section play
PERCY D. ANDERSON
IDA MAY BENHAM
Target plans to cut thousands of jobs in Minnesota
Basic Business Cents: Culture eats strategic plans for lunch every time!
Pending approval, new PR bank to be called Northview
Dog food made by Perham company is recalled
Figure skating extravaganza is 26th annual
Park Rapids High School choir performs March 2
Nevis graduate publishes first book
Chili Challenge Wednesday
Osprey platform goes to new heights
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
About Fishing: New wave for information on fishing; technology trumps know-how?
Black bear emergence is coming as hibernation ends
Local resorters meet with legislators: Post Labor Day school opening?
Letter: Thank you for making Cabin Fever a success
Letter: Obama’s remarks to WDAY were dishonest
Letter: Other options to transportation plan
Letter: Mental health jail diversion will save lives, money
Editorial: Social Security numbers are all over the place
September 30, 2014
Itasca schedules Hiking Fest, annual meeting for Oct. 4
Sunday, Oct. 4 is the annual hiking fest and annual meeting at Itasca. Meet at the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center. Here is the schedule of events: 10:00 am: Come early for the Friends of Itasca’s annual meeting 11:00 am: Gather in the Visitor Center’s North Parking Lot for...
outdoors / environment
September 30, 2014 - 10:24am
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
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
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
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