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Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Turkey tale: Did Ben Franklin suggest the wild turkey be our country's national symbol?
Thankful for family: Wadena couple weathers the rollercoaster of adoption process
Making a wish come true: Eischens receives custom-built Ice Castle Fish House through Make-A-Wish Foundation
Park Rapids fourth grader is Super Bowl Super Snack Challenge winner
International Falls scores final four goals in 6-2 win over Panthers
Panthers persevere through adversity
Hovelsrud caps off career at state meet
Two power-play goals spark Northern Lakes in 4-1 win over Panthers
Tigers advance to state championship game
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Food shelf thankful for Coborn's donation
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Skarpness joins Enterprise editorial staff
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Fun Ta Boot Resort inducted into Minnesota Hospitality Hall of Fame
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
Letter to Editor: Utke and Green support insurance companies instead of consumers
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
March 12, 2009
Cabin owners seeking tax break
Minnesota cabin owners, feeling victimized by the state property tax system, hope to get a break. Some could pay lower taxes under a bill that on Wednesday began its journey through the Legislature. "It would be a stop-gap for a few people who really need help," said Jeff Forester,...
March 12, 2009 - 8:27am
February 28, 2009
Eelpout Festival brings a sudsy economic stimulus plan to Walker
When Ken Bresley moved to Walker several decades ago to found his housing business, his first winter was beyond dreary. "I thought they'd turned...
February 28, 2009 - 4:00pm
Kaywood Trail gets green light
The Heartland Trail extension to Kaywood Drive in Park Rapids is moving forward. The Park Rapids City Council, still divided on the issue, reached a 2-1 vote Tuesday night, with Nancy Carroll and Sue Tomte voting for the motion and Ted Godfrey voting against the motion. Council...
February 28, 2009 - 4:00pm
February 11, 2009
Paul Bunyan: Bemidji's icon has company
Bemidji's statue of Paul Bunyan erected for the January 1937 Winter Carnival was, since 1988, the only Paul on the National Register of Historic...
February 11, 2009 - 7:00am
February 9, 2009
Nurtured by nature
They've whooshed across the woods on skis in subzero temperatures. They've planted hundreds of pines, tapped maple trees for syrup and spied...
February 9, 2009 - 7:00am
January 30, 2009
Lost, freezing, alone ... until three heroes appeared
She was just a figure in the distance when the three friends from Duluth first spotted her. A woman out walking her dog. Maybe, the men speculated....
January 30, 2009 - 7:30am
January 14, 2009
Common mistake leads to needless rescue effort
The 911 call late Tuesday morning could have signaled the start of a tragedy: The caller had seen a person walking on Lake Superior's broken ice out from the Pickwick restaurant near Fifth Avenue East in Duluth. When the caller looked again, the walker was gone. Dispatchers sent...
January 14, 2009 - 7:00am
October 1, 2008
Thousands of visitors and campers streamed into Itasca State Park over the weekend to enjoy the fall colors. Maple trees were at their peak, park officials estimated. Lines of traffic clogged the park's Main Drive, drivers stopping to photograph the leaves. The weekend featured a...
October 1, 2008 - 4:00pm
May 13, 2008
State to study impact of lake home rentals
People who rent their lakefront homes may be adversely affecting resorts, which already face hardships to keep their cabins open, says Assistant House Majority Leader Frank Moe (DFL-Bemidji). The state's tourism agency, Minnesota Tourism, will study the impact that private lakefront...
May 13, 2008 - 6:30am
December 14, 2007
Garage, yard space are some reasons to be very thankful
The holiday season prompts people to count their blessings. Family, friends, good health, employment, a roof over your head and a multitude of additional categories earn recognition. Without diminishing the importance of everything else, I remain thankful for a place to park. Those...
December 14, 2007 - 12:00am
October 22, 2007
Pequot Lakes meeting to look at dock rules
As the state prepares to issue new rules on dock sizes on Minnesota public waters, one more opportunity for public input is slated for this week. The state Department of Natural Resources decided earlier this year to study dock sizes when it became apparent that many docks -- especially...
October 22, 2007 - 12:00am