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Park Rapids Enterprise
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Park Rapids Schools
March 11, 2015
Flipped classroom presented to Park Rapids school board
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM email@example.com Park Rapids Area School math teachers gave a lesson to the school board during Monday’s meeting at the Frank White Education Center. Not so much a lesson in the mathematical application sense, but rather a presentation...
March 11, 2015 - 3:36pm
August 27, 2014
Park Rapids schools ready for students
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org Park Rapids Area School District is ready to start the 2014-15 school year, with buildings polished and teachers equipped with the latest technology. Teachers are readying classrooms and preparing for students to arrive next...
August 27, 2014 - 10:55am
April 30, 2014
Free breakfast offered for all PR students in May
It’s been said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and Park Rapids Area School District supports that statement. Starting...
April 30, 2014 - 2:42pm
May 25, 2013
Park Rapids students learn life skills in building class
BY JEAN RUZICKA email@example.com A house has once again emerged in the Park Rapids Area High School’s north parking lot,...
May 25, 2013 - 12:01pm
August 8, 2012
Park Rapids celebrating student success
Park Rapids will use recently reported Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment test scores to continue improving student performance. Century principal Joleen DeLaHunt said a leadership team has already met and is setting goals for the next year. "There is a really great trend of pluses"...
August 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 9, 2012
Superintendent worked to move schools forward
"These will be tough shoes to fill," Park Rapids School Board chair Sherry Safratowich said of superintendent Glenn Chiodo's resignation. Safratowich speaks from experience, having served for two decades on the board and working with five superintendents, two on an interim basis. "He...
May 9, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 4, 2012
Park Rapids school budget is approved
The Park Rapids School Board approved several "budget adjustments" Monday night in the form of non-renewals of contracts, reductions and an unrequested leave of absence. The decisions, superintendent Glenn Chiodo explained, are based on budgets. No one in the district is retiring...
April 4, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 14, 2012
Retirements a factor in next year's school budget
Several teachers could face non-renewal of their positions this fall if the Park Rapids Area School Board approves proposed budget adjustments at its next meeting. Several factors were included when looking at the budget, said Park Rapids Superintendent Glenn Chiodo Monday night....
March 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 28, 2011
Uniforms could return for gym at middle school
Park Rapids middle school students could be required to wear uniforms for physical education classes once again. Century School Principal Joleen...
September 28, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 7, 2011
First day farewells
September 7, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 17, 2011
Park Rapids schools gearing up for students
Administrators and faculty in Park Rapids are gearing up for school with just a few weeks until school begins Sept. 6. "Enrollment is solid," said Park Rapids Area Schools superintendent Glenn Chiodo at Monday night's School Board meeting. The numbers are looking about the same...
August 17, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2011
State funding shift a concern for Park Rapids District
"The district continues to be in the banking business," Park Rapids school superintendent Glenn Chiodo told the board this week. He is referring to the budget agreement between Republican leadership and Governor Mark Dayton that's calling for a 60-40 funding shift to the state's...
July 20, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 25, 2011
School's fund balance is improving in Park Rapids
Park Rapids School District business manager Carol Hutchinson reported "slightly improved fund balances in all funds," for the 2010-11 school year at this week's board meeting. But from an historical perspective, this is an understatement. The projected general fund balance of $1,630,552...
June 25, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 11, 2011
Park Rapids board bids farewell to longtime principal Gravalin
Century School principal Bruce Gravalin bid farewell this week at his "last official school board meeting," closing a 37-year career in education. "I've enjoyed the last three years as much as any, despite the added workload," he said of assuming the leadership role for both the...
June 11, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 21, 2011
Park Rapids senior came a long way to graduate this year
When Pomp and Circumstance sends Park Rapids Area High School seniors on the path to claim diplomas, Alex Berthelsen will be among them. But...
May 21, 2011 - 1:00pm