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MNsure ready for open enrollment to begin
Wetter, colder winter predicted for Minnesota, North Dakota by National Weather Service
U.S. Marine Corps recognizes Park Rapids Enterprise
Two hearings, two distinct messages in northern Minn. on Enbridge's Line 3
Feds: Minnesotans don't need new ID for a year
Panthers, Warriors open playoffs with road games
Tigers sweep by Sebeka; Marjamaa hits milestone
Panthers host invitational, run in ideal conditions
UNC girls run away with conference title
Panthers serve up sweep over EGF
Randy Lee Riemann
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Ida Minerva Hoefs
Simon receives highest state award
New operations coordinator, editor at Park Rapids Enterprise
Park Rapids & Walker Eye Clinic breaks ground on new facility
Charitable giving by Citizens National Bank
Park Rapids Lions contribute to local, national, international needs
'Glee' star and siblings performing in Park Rapids
White Earth artist sharing culture at next lifelong learning program
Everett Smithson Band bringing zydeco, blues to Park Rapids
Long Lake Theater hosting Oct. 14 talent contest
Lutheran music festival to celebrate Reformation
After-dark walleyes: Night action on area lakes
Molly's first grouse
Wolf population increases with rise in deer density
The Spirit of the Woods: UFFDA
Hunters can send grouse, prairie chicken samples
Opinion: Editorial Cartoon
Opinion: Enterprise not here to dupe readers
Letter to Editor: Utke, Grossell and Green helped Nevis constituents
Opinion: An invitation to listen, discuss, engage with your local newspaper
Letter to Editor: Raising money toward Pioneer Park restrooms
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
November 28, 2009
A turkey by any other name is an eagle?
It's Thanksgiving weekend - a time to be together with friends and family, eat leftover turkey buns, and think of all the ways in which we are...
November 28, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2009
From Backyards to Backwoods: Cameras are digital bridge to kids, nature
On Sept. 26 I shared a little about our "Through the Lens of a Camera" project, but I didn't tell you how it started and where it's going. In...
November 21, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 31, 2009
From Backyards to Backwoods: Photos, day trips enhance love of nature
Many times when I sit down to write, I have some munchies close by. It might be a jar of peanuts or a small bowl of chips and salsa. The other...
October 31, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 24, 2009
Photos, day trips enhance love of nature
Have you ever taken a fall trip to a wildlife refuge? October is a great time to witness waterfowl migration. In the fall of 2005 we studied...
October 24, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 26, 2009
Letters: Light pollution at lake is concerning
As a long-time Park Rapids vacationer, I have always looked forward to the fall. Not for hunting, or the beautiful colors but because of the peace. I know, as a tourist I should be thrown in with the summer mobs that pack the stores, create traffic delays and turn the peaceful north...
September 26, 2009 - 1:00pm
August 19, 2009
Recipe-phile: Bears, humans alike lauding this summer's raspberry crop
Most people I've talked to have agreed: this is a legendary year for wild raspberries. The bears know it, too. They're obviously delirious with...
August 19, 2009 - 1:00pm
Wild cat sanctuary is home to neglected, mistreated
Deep in the woods of east central Minnesota, 108 exotic cats are living out their golden years. They're permanent residents of The Wildcat...
August 19, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 13, 2009
A 'showy' roadside surprise
For nearly a quarter century, Bill Sazama has mowed the Highway 10 roadside from Perham to New York Mills, but June 29, 2009, was the first time...
July 13, 2009 - 7:26am
July 12, 2009
Ducks in the wind: Research project explores impact of wind farms on nesting waterfowl
Tanner Gue knows as well as anyone just how wet it's been this summer in some of North Dakota's prime waterfowl country. That's good for ducks,...
July 12, 2009 - 8:09am
July 11, 2009
Swimmer's itch showing up in Park Rapids area lakes
Each summer as lake water temperatures rise, some swimmers begin to get the itch - swimmer's itch, that is. A few reports have been made in...
July 11, 2009 - 12:00pm
July 8, 2009
Rising lakes threaten cabins
An invasive plant species is causing more than an eyesore at one Minnesota lake. Last year, the state Department of Natural Resources designated Polk County's Union Lake as infested waters because it has the non-native Eurasian watermilfoil weed.
July 8, 2009 - 6:52am
July 3, 2009
Purple martins stir memories for local bird enthusiasts
Nostalgia for an iridescent indigo bird that nearly became extinct is the impetus for the movement to restore the purple martin population. "My...
July 3, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 27, 2009
From the depths of Lake Carlos...
For Jeff Bosek of Alexandria, there's nothing more fun than finding a fishing pole in the depths of one of Douglas County's few hundred lakes,...
June 27, 2009 - 8:07am
Experts band three peregrine falcon chicks hatched on Smiley tower
Grand Forks, meet Alice, Ethel and Smiley. Three peregrine falcon chicks that hatched in a nest box high atop the Smiley water tower along South...
June 27, 2009 - 7:52am
June 26, 2009
Moose on I-29 causes multiple accidents; driver injured seriously
A north-bound pickup truck hit a moose shortly after 10 p.m.
June 26, 2009 - 6:54am