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DAC faces significant changes in industry
DAC continues in local retail business while adjusting to industry changes
Redby man stopped in Hubbard County with heroin
Township elections and polling hours
Itasca County missing person alert
Tigers rout Onamia, lock up district title
Smith qualifies for fourth state tennis tournament
Roseau eliminates Panthers in semifinals
Volkmann leads Wolverines past Braves
Quick start lifts Osakis past Warriors
Harold Glen Cleland
Gary Allen Mickelson
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
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
Take a Walk on the Wild Side
Joint high musical production of "The Addams Family"
'Magic: The Gathering' tournament coming to Park Rapids Area Library
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Fall crappie tips: From one of the best
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
About Fishing: Fall fishing primer a good chance for trophy fish
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Letter: Time to pray for the USA
Commentary: Family sorry for bomb threat scare
Letter: The one valid choice for president
Letter: Vote for Trump to keep our country safe
Fishing tournaments benefit tennis program
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
September 12, 2016
Butterfly numbers drop 20 percent
In 1993, my wife Marlene and I started conducting butterfly counts in north-central Minnesota. July 2016 marked the 137th count we have held...
September 12, 2016 - 7:26am
September 11, 2016
Park Rapids educators share perspectives on 15th anniversary of 9/11 attacks
Fifteen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, terrorists attacked America and now 9/11 is forever a part of our memories. We remember exactly what we...
September 11, 2016 - 10:56am
Editorial: Former Park Rapids residents recall living in New York at time of 9/11 attacks
"Acts of terror hit home" was the headline in the Saturday, Sept. 15, 2001 issue of the Enterprise. It's been 15 years already since that Tuesday morning on Sept. 11, 2001 when 19 terrorists associated with the Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda hijacked four airliners and carried out...
September 11, 2016 - 10:20am
September 7, 2016
Calvary to dedicate expansion project Sunday
Calvary Lutheran Church will will be hosting a dedication of its new building project Sunday, Sept. 11 and an open house to give the community a chance to see the new facilities. The dedication is 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and open house, which will include tours, music and refreshments,...
September 7, 2016 - 1:26pm
Police chief finalists set for interviews
The search for a new Park Rapids police chief is narrowed to five finalists to be interviewed later this month. The Park Rapids City Council...
September 7, 2016 - 1:25pm
September 5, 2016
Letter: Second Street Stage a community success story
As our fifth summer season ends, the Park Rapids Downtown Business Association would once again like to take this opportunity to express our sincere thanks to all the businesses and individuals that have made Second Street Stage such a huge community success story.
September 5, 2016 - 10:12am
Law enforcement Incidents
September 5, 2016 - 10:08am
September 3, 2016
Fundraising effort underway for Pioneer Park restrooms
City parks representatives and downtown businesses are teaming up to launch a collection box fundraising effort to build restrooms in Pioneer...
September 3, 2016 - 6:05pm
Search committee narrows police chief candidates
The City of Park Rapids personnel committee presented a review of applicants for the police chief position to the city council at a workshop held Tuesday and narrowed the list to the top seven out of the 18 that applied for the job. The personnel committee consists of Mayor Pat Mikesh...
September 3, 2016 - 6:03pm
World champion fancy dancer coming to Park Rapids
The founder of Native Pride Dancers, an internationally known, high-energy show featuring an innovative blend of modern and traditional Native...
September 3, 2016 - 12:17pm
Couple builds unique floating sauna in time for wedding on Fish Hook Lake
Call it the ultimate wedding gift to each other. Greg and Kadie Elsner built a floating sauna and put in on the water of Fish Hook Lake for the...
September 3, 2016 - 11:10am
September 1, 2016
School board approves class size reduction plan
The Park Rapids School Board held a special meeting on Monday to approve a plan that reduces classroom sizes in some elementary grades, and at the same time approved an assigned fund balance transfer to meet the financial needs of the district. The changes come at Century Elementary...
September 1, 2016 - 11:26am
August 27, 2016
Park Rapids Senior Center bridge clubs hosting tournament
Billionaires Bill Gates and Warren Buffet are bridge aficionados, competing at large tournaments throughout the U.S. They would find equally...
August 27, 2016 - 6:22pm
August 26, 2016
Man missing following Fish Hook Lake boating accident identified
The body of a missing man following a two-boat accident Thursday on Fish Hook Lake near Park Rapids has been identified. Divers recovered the...
August 26, 2016 - 8:03pm
August 21, 2016
Park Rapids among districts chosen for state's free Pre-K program
Park Rapids is among the 74 Minnesota schools chosen to receive funding for free voluntary pre-kindergarten programming. Minnesota taxpayers will fund free pre-kindergarten for 3,302 4-year-olds this fall. The $25 million legislators approved earlier this year means slightly more...
August 21, 2016 - 10:46am