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Plane crash in Pine River Friday kills two
Two arrested after high-speed chase through Beltrami County
Peak Wind Gusts
Saturday night rain totals
Itasca-Mantrap launches solar project
Panthers open track season by placing 14th at Paul Bunyan Classic at BSU
New boys track coach has to replace talent, state experience
Girls track team expecting to make a run at defending section title
Pike qualifies for national wrestling tournament
Menahga girls basketball team took roller-coaster ride to 10-16 record
MARY AUDREY FREEMAN
REV. JOEL LUNDE
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
When muse meets her artist:Manet’s favorite model inspires Maureen Gibbon’s new novel
Mevissen appearing at Bloomington Writers Festival
Dance academy successful at Duluth contest
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
February 16, 2013
Park Rapids looks at 2013 CIP
Park Rapids council members are looking at several major projects in the next few years that could lead to a significant increase in the levy. A public hearing has been scheduled for March 12 to review the 2013-17 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for city projects and equipment. A...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 26, 2013
Park Rapids construction continuing to increase
Park Rapids continues to show gains in project valuations. Year-end building reports and planning department reports were recently completed and presented to the Park Rapids City Council. Ron Dick, building official, reported an increased valuation for permits in 2012 compared...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
Assistant Hubbard County Attorney Randall gets appointed to PR city council seat two-year term
Erika Randall will join the Park Rapids City Council to fill a two-year term. Randall has been a Hubbard County Assistant County Attorney since 2003.
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2012
Outgoing PR city council bids farewell
Outgoing Park Rapids Mayor Nancy Carroll and Councilmember Sue Tomte were recognized for their service Tuesday night. Downtown Business Association...
news / local
December 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2012
Park Rapids has positive audit
The Park Rapids School District received a commendable "report card" from the auditor this week. The district saw a $943,610 positive change in the general fund in 2012, ending the year with a $4.25 million fund balance. This compares with a $1.1 million general fund balance in...
news / education
November 21, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2009
Good ice already forming for Community Fishing Contest
Tickets are available for the 12th annual Park Rapids American Legion Community Fishing Contest. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6 on Fish Hook Lake. More than $100,000 in prizes will be given away. "There's good ice out there already," said event organizer Jerry Benham. Last...
fishing / news / local
December 19, 2009 - 1:01pm
July 23, 2009
Looking for feedback on Daily Updates
The Park Rapids Enterprise wants your feedback. Do you read the Daily Updates on the Enterprise Web site? If so, what types of stories are you reading? Courts and crime, accidents, regional features? How far out from Park Rapids should we be posting stories from? Hubbard County...
July 23, 2009 - 7:14am
April 25, 2009
Downtown revitalization project initiates 'cracker barrel' sessions
"Cracker barrel" sessions are being organized to gain momentum for the Park Rapids downtown revitalization project. The sessions are intended to keep everyone in the loop about the proposed Main Avenue project, which includes street and utility construction. The name "cracker barrel"...
April 25, 2009 - 1:00pm
April 16, 2009
Chiodo doesn't make cut for Mankato superintendent
Park Rapids Area Schools superintendent Glenn Chiodo did not make the cut for Mankato Area Schools superintendent. He was among seven candidates interviewed Wednesday for the position, according to The Free Press. Three finalists were chosen to return next week for final interviews. According...
April 16, 2009 - 8:13am