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Search for missing man on Fish Hook Lake continues
Teardrop camper builders comfortable with cozy camping
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers 41st Annual Show draws over 3,000
Architectural firm discusses building repairs with Menahga School Board
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Grossinger repeats as triathlon champ
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Fern Marie Crocker
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning programming resumes Sept. 6
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Park Rapids City Council
June 27, 2015
City council approves new police officer
The Park Rapids City Council at its regular meeting Tuesday approved hiring a new full-time police officer, paid a street construction bill and listened to citizens’ comments regarding the 4th of July parade route change. The council passed a revised resolution to hire Matthew...
June 27, 2015 - 11:19am
November 16, 2014
Park Rapids Council reviews capital improvement plans
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org The Park Rapids Council held a work session this week to review the city’s capital improvement plan for the next few years. Among the 2015 proposed projects are Phase I Riverside Area street and utility improvements at an estimated...
November 16, 2014 - 1:24pm
January 18, 2014
Park Rapids looks at complete streets
The Park Rapids City Council was briefed on a Complete Streets Program and how it could benefit the city in planning future improvement projects. City planner Dan Walker presented the program to the council Tuesday, Jan. 14. According to the Minnesota Complete Streets Coalition,...
January 18, 2014 - 1:26pm
December 14, 2013
Park Rapids City Council approves 2014 levy
BY Anna Erickson email@example.com The Park Rapids City Council approved the 2014 tax levy at $2,298,117 at its Truth in Taxation meeting Tuesday. The levy includes $1,622,217 for the general fund with the rest going toward bond repayment and tax abatement. Councilman...
December 14, 2013 - 12:41pm
November 30, 2013
Water rate increase upsets some residents
Two residents attended Tuesday’s Park Rapids City Council meeting to express frustration about upcoming water rate increases. The council had the first reading of an ordinance reflecting water rate adjustments beginning January of 2014. Park Rapids resident Dick Rutherford...
November 30, 2013 - 2:33pm
October 14, 2013
Red Bridge comes down
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Park Rapids’ most famous landmark came down Monday morning. The...
October 14, 2013 - 10:27am
June 29, 2013
PR tax revenues go up; so does reliance on property tax
By Anna Erickson email@example.com The 2012 Park Rapids audit showed healthy fund balances in the city but also revealed...
June 29, 2013 - 11:07am
October 20, 2012
Park Rapids council candidates answer questions
Candidates for Park Rapids City Council share a common dedication to maintain the quality of life residents enjoy in the city. The Park Rapids...
October 20, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 1, 2012
City officials apologize to insulted homeowner
The Park Rapids City Council formally accepted the resignation of city administrator Bill Smith. "I thank the council for entrusting the city to my care for the past four years," he said in a letter. "That decision is especially telling considering that I came to the helm just as...
September 1, 2012 - 12:00pm
Park Rapids looks to 2013
Park Rapids' proposed 2013 budget is a 4.35 percent increase from 2012. The 2013 general fund budget is proposed at $2,716,361, a $118,071...
September 1, 2012 - 12:00pm
July 14, 2012
Fire calls cost questioned on alarms
One request to waive a fire call charge was denied and another will be considered at a future Park Rapids City Council meeting. Evon Spangler,...
July 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
Park Rapids nixes energy contract with Johnson Controls
After a lengthy discussion, the city of Park Rapids has chosen not to enter a Project Development Agreement with Johnson Controls, Inc. The city had been approached by Johnson Controls to work with the city to evaluate infrastructure for potential areas of cost savings, energy efficiencies...
April 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 21, 2012
City seeking additional funding for Red Bridge parking
Park Rapids has received a Federal Recreational Grant for $68,932 to construct a parking lot at Red Bridge Park but is still seeking state funding...
March 21, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 17, 2012
Funding available for proposed Park Rapids utility project
If a proposed Green Acres watermain and sanitary sewer improvement project comes to fruition in Park Rapids, homeowners could be eligible for some funding programs. Tim Flathers, with Headwaters Regional Development Commission, said he had heard about the project after a public...
March 17, 2012 - 1:00pm
January 14, 2012
Park Rapids tackles more improvements
More water and sewer improvements are on the docket in Park Rapids. The Park Rapids City Council received a preliminary engineering report...
January 14, 2012 - 1:00pm