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'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
Douglas "Doug" A. Dickinson
Orrin "Bud" Edward Barnum
Susan Eileen Bessler
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
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
August 25, 2012
Downtown Pioneer Park landscaping begins
Landscaping work is about half completed for Phase I of a Pioneer Park improvement project in downtown Park Rapids. Touch of Eden Landscaping...
August 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 4, 2012
Witnesses recount Monday's storm ripping through central Minnesota
ITASCA STATE PARK, Minn. - Steve Holewa went to see the headwaters of the Mississippi River on Monday night. Who knew it would be a story of...
July 4, 2012 - 8:49am
LaSalle temporarily closed; visits to Itasca discouraged due to storm damage
DNR temporarily closes La Salle Lake State Recreation Area; discourages visits to Itasca State Park due to severe storm damage La Salle Lake State Recreation Area is being evacuated and closed, and people are asked to postpone day visits to Itasca State Park while crews work to...
July 4, 2012 - 8:42am
June 27, 2012
City finalizing Pioneer Park makeover
Plans to spruce up Pioneer Park in downtown Park Rapids are moving along. Park Board chairwoman Sue Cutler said a finalized plan has been completed...
June 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
SAFE Parks program kicks off
The SAFE Parks program kicked off last week at Heartland Park in Park Rapids. The SAFE Parks - Safe and Fun Environment - program offers a...
June 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 13, 2012
Kids enjoy the heat at Itasca's annual picnic
June 13, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 6, 2012
SAFE Parks keeps kids out of trouble
The SAFE Parks program needs to close a $4,000 funding gap to continue serving kids throughout the summer. The SAFE Parks - Safe and Fun Environment...
June 6, 2012 - 1:00pm
Kids have a blast at Depot Park event
June 6, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2012
New program invites community into city parks
The city of Park Rapids is developing a "Get to Know Your City Parks" project this summer. Park Rapids has several city parks. They are Depot...
May 16, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 28, 2012
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge seeks volunteers
Do you enjoy sharing your enthusiasm for wildlife? Would you like to meet visitors from all over the world? Or does participating in field research appeal to you? Other opportunities include maintenance, environmental education assistants and leaders, event planning and staffing,...
April 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 7, 2012
Plan is emerging for La Salle Lake rec area
With the help of a handful of Hubbard County citizens, the vision for Minnesota's newest state park is slowly coming into focus. La Salle Lake...
April 7, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 6, 2011
DNR will shut down parks reservation system for two months for upgrade
The Minnesota state parks campsite reservation system will be down for two months for an upgrade just after Christmas. The system will be unavailable Dec. 27-Feb. 29, so the Department of Natural Resources is encouraging people to make their reservations for 2012 before the current...
December 6, 2011 - 8:50am
December 3, 2011
La Salle Lake SRA holds open house
It seemed the essence of Minnesota Nice that its newest state park held an open house for the neighborhood, serving hot apple cider and chocolate...
December 3, 2011 - 1:00pm
December 1, 2011
LaSalle SRA open house is tonight
The Minnesota DNR Division of Parks and Trails will hold an open house tonight, Thursday, Dec. 1, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at the pool building at La Salle Lake State Recreation Area (SRA). The open house is the first step in the process to create a master plan to guide development...
December 1, 2011 - 9:34am
November 30, 2011
Task force re-starts Pioneer Park plans
Now that the Park Rapids Council has agreed to develop Pioneer Park, a task force is continuing work on a plan. Sue Cutler, chair of the city Parks & Beautification Board; city planner Dan Walker, Shari Sanquist, Lu Ann Hurd-Lof and Shannon Henrickson, Touch of Eden Landscaping,...
November 30, 2011 - 1:00pm