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Park Rapids Enterprise
'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Panthers coast to another dual win
Tigers control net in win over Blackduck
Pirates hand Braves first conference loss
Fast start keys Cardinals' win over Warriors
Tigers roll to another impressive victory
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
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
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
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
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Park Rapids Schools
October 27, 2010
Park Rapids School District referendum has maintained programs, budget
Editor's note: This is the second in a three part series about the Park Rapids School District levy referendum that will be on the Nov. 2 ballot.
October 27, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 23, 2010
Referendum passing took change in attitude
n Editor's note: This is the first in a three part series about the Park Rapids School District levy referendum that will be on the Nov. 2 ballot. The first installment looks at the history of the school and passing of the first referendum in 2006.
October 23, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 9, 2010
Park Rapids Schools to implement online system with info for parents
Not that long ago, parents learned of their kids' academic progress via a report card, arriving at the end of a quarter of school. The C or D in math was a "done deal." Today, parents can pull up timely information on their student's grades, attendance and other info on the computer. And...
October 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
Park Rapids Schools will ask voters to extend levy referendum
The Park Rapids School District is asking voters to "keep a good thing going" and support a continuation of the existing levy referendum on Tuesday,...
October 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2010
Park Rapids plans to add sixth section of kindergarten this fall
A Park Rapids kindergarten class that's grown to 133 students will greet a sixth teacher in the pod, come September. Superintendent Glenn Chiodo told the board the class is the second largest in the district, sophomores numbering 138. It's the first time in at least 10 years that...
August 18, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 28, 2010
Park Rapids All School Reunion fast approaching
With less than a week away, the Park Rapids All School Reunion is coming together, with several new events for alumni to participate in. Park...
July 28, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 24, 2010
'Student success coordinator' to help bolster Park Rapids graduation rate
Park Rapids Schools have received unofficial approval to hire a "student success coordinator," whose role will be to increase graduation rates by focusing on at-risk middle school students, superintendent Glenn Chiodo reported at this week's board meeting. The anticipated two grants...
July 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 17, 2010
Late buses returning to Park Rapids Schools
The Park Rapids Schools "late buses" will be on the road again, come fall. Three buses will run, transporting not just athletes but all students in the district involved in co-curricular activities. Buses will depart from Century School at 5:15 p.m. and the high school at 5:30...
July 17, 2010 - 3:00pm
June 12, 2010
Park Rapids School to add fifth kindergarten section
Park Rapids School's stable enrollment is calling for a fifth kindergarten class again this fall, the board approving advertising for an additional teacher. Century assistant principal Jeff Johnson reported since kindergarten round-up, numbers are at 124 students, with an additional...
June 12, 2010 - 1:00pm
June 9, 2010
Seven charged with alcohol violations at high school campout
A spontaneous overnight campout before the last day of school turned raucous during the early morning hours of May 28 in Park Rapids. Seven students...
June 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 29, 2010
High flying fun
May 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 22, 2009
Park Rapids testing below state average
Overall, Park Rapids students tested just below the state average in reading and math, according to MCA-II results. District-wide, 69.17 percent of Park Rapids students were proficient in reading, compared to 71.92 percent of students across the state.
July 22, 2009 - 1:00pm