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Ojibwe Language Project offering bilingual signage
Park Rapids graduate publishes novel
Daddy-daughter dance is 'a blast'
DNR officers at front lines of Minn. wolf depredation complaints
Long winter is taking a toll
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director
New Nevis track coach inherits talented athletes
Panthers seek another historic softball season
Seniors sparked Nevis boys to another successful season
Park Rapids girls place second at Beaver Relays
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Dorothy "Dottie" D. Lego-Erickson
Anthony "Tony" Thomas Doppler
Blythe C. Wyard
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
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
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
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
Park Rapids students catch fishing rewards
Return of cold weather doesn't mean ice is safe, DNR says
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
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Park Rapids Area Schools
March 21, 2018
Century Middle School receives 'non-direct threat'
Local law enforcement is investigating a "non-direct threat of violence toward the school" that was found Wednesday morning in graffiti at Century Middle School. School parents were notified by telephone of the incident. In a recorded message, Superintendent Lance Bagstad announced,...
March 21, 2018 - 11:52am
February 10, 2018
Century students learn mindfulness
If you see kindergarten to fourth-grade students at Century School inhaling the steam of imaginary cups of cocoa, thank Goldie Hawn. Starting...
February 10, 2018 - 9:00am
September 13, 2017
School districts release student enrollment figures
Area school districts reported modest growth or held steady in student enrollment. These are the totals as of Sept. 5, the first day of school....
September 13, 2017 - 9:00am
August 27, 2017
Park Rapids Schools implementing new security system
Park Rapids Area Schools is implementing an enhanced security system at its three facilities operating in the district for the start of the 2017-18...
August 27, 2017 - 8:47am
August 2, 2017
School bus drivers in demand
The call out for bus drivers is an annual plea for the Park Rapids School District and most other districts across the state. Cindy Leach, transportation...
August 2, 2017 - 2:12pm
January 25, 2017
School district considers Transitional Kindergarten approach
The kindergarten teaching team at Century Elementary presented the Park Rapids Area School Board with a new approach to help students with kindergarten readiness. The presentation, called "A Step Ahead: Century Leads the Way in K," would involve a three-day Kindergarten Camp to replace...
January 25, 2017 - 9:56am
December 14, 2016
Park Rapids school board approves coaching hires
The Park Rapids Area School Board at its most recent meeting approved the new hires of Joel Steffel, assistant girls basketball coach; Aaron Morris, junior high girls basketball coach; and Megan Cole, C-squad girls basketball coach. The board also approved the resignation of Brenda...
December 14, 2016 - 12:14pm
November 11, 2016
Three elected to Park Rapids School Board
Three candidates running unopposed were elected to the Park Rapids School Board. Incumbents Sherry Safratowich and Gary Gauldin were re-elected, along with Jay Pike who will serve his first term on the board. Safratowich received the most votes with 4,758; Pike was second with 4,562...
November 11, 2016 - 8:38am
October 1, 2014
Park Rapids bond resale could mean large savings for taxpayers
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org Refunding of building bonds could save the Park Rapids Area School District about $200,000 a year, or just over $2 million over the life of the bonds. Greg Crowe, a financial advisor with Ehlers, presented information about...
October 1, 2014 - 9:08am
August 13, 2014
ALC program expands at Park Rapids Area Schools
By Anna Erickson email@example.com Park Rapids Area High School is expanding its Area Learning Center options and will have a day program, as well as after school program. “It used to be an after school credit recovery program,” high school principal Jeff...
August 13, 2014 - 9:13am
April 12, 2014
PR schools look to offer free breakfast
Food Service Director Tom Marcussen wants to introduce a free breakfast program in the Park Rapids Area School District. “The state is encouraging participation,” he said. He is looking to implement the program in May. Other schools have implemented similar...
April 12, 2014 - 1:02pm
January 23, 2014
Park Rapids Area School District launches new website
A new year brings a new website to the Park Rapids Area School district. Residents and interested onlookers who have taken to the site in...
January 23, 2014 - 8:58am
June 20, 2009
School also impacted by Pawlenty's cuts to state aid
Park Rapids Area Schools will need to borrow money because of actions made by Gov. Tim Pawlenty. The governor announced this week he would...
June 20, 2009 - 1:00pm