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WINTER'S FRIGID FACE
Menahga School task force endorses $29.1 million building project
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
Hubbard County Incidents
City council approves Armory Square agreement
Wrestlers win pair of Mid-State matches
Panthers stay perfect in duals with easy victory over Perham
Tigers drop pair of conference games
Balanced Tigers roll past Wolves
Prowlers escape with win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Sanford to open clinic in Park Rapids
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
Local jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Editorial: Step up and serve community on one of many boards
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
November 4, 2009
Cities seek bonding funds for the Heartland Trail extension
The 100-mile multi-use Heartland Trail extension from Park Rapids to Moorhead is estimated at $24 million. City officials asked state senators Wednesday night for bonding money to help with the cost. "If we get money in state bonding (form), we can get this done," former Detroit...
November 4, 2009 - 1:01pm
Letters: Schoolcraft Trail was wrongly decided
We took notice when we read three recent Park Rapids Enterprise articles related to the Schoolcraft ATV trail. We were among the people who opposed the trail. We wondered if our letter was among those that "counted less" as the DNR was quoted as saying (10/14/09). At our request...
November 4, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 10, 2009
Heartland Trail extension may run from Frazee to DL
It might be easy to dismiss a bicycle trail as a lightweight economic development opportunity, but Guy Fischer, housing and economic development...
October 10, 2009 - 1:29pm
September 2, 2009
Renville County plans to crack down on ATVs in parks
Renville County will be cracking down on violations by the drivers of all-terrain vehicles in its county parks. The County Board of Commissioners called for an aggressive law enforcement campaign -- even though it will bust the budget for park enforcement -- to curtail a problem...
September 2, 2009 - 7:13am
August 31, 2009
ATV accident kills Redwood Falls youth on Renville County road
A Redwood Falls youth was killed Saturday evening in an All-Terrain Vehicle accident near Renville. Nicholas Scott Warner, 16, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, which occurred around 7:30 p.m.
August 31, 2009 - 7:16am
August 25, 2009
Various activities will be at North Country Hiking Fest
The third annual North Country Hiking Fest will be held Saturday, Aug. 29 at Itasca State Park. The all-day event will feature guided hikes, workshops, food, children and family activities and a free concert by Charlie Maguire. There will be multiple options for outdoor activities...
August 25, 2009 - 9:59am
August 12, 2009
Swimmers, bikers, runners head to finish line
After months of training - or intended training - swimmers, bikers and runners once again set off to meet individual goals at the 7th annual...
August 12, 2009 - 1:00pm
August 11, 2009
Canoe trip, dedication will be Aug. 14 in Huntersville
A canoe trip, dedication to a conservationist, and a day full of nature await in the Huntersville Outpost area on Friday, Aug. 14. Friends and family will honor the legacy of John Rife, a well-known conservationist, with a trip down the Crow Wing River in canoes and a meal. The schedule...
August 11, 2009 - 10:45am
August 1, 2009
Take advantage of ATV training
It's a shame that it sometimes takes a tragedy to remind people of how fragile life can be - and how following simple safety precautions can save a life. Earlier this summer a 19-year-old woman from Foley died in an all-terrain vehicle accident east of St. Cloud. She was a passenger...
August 1, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 30, 2009
Three hurt in Wadena County ATV collision with car
A man in a car and two kids on an ATV were hurt in a crash Monday in Meadow Township in Wadena County. The Wadena County Sheriff's Department said it got the call around 3 p.m. Monday, and found two kids who were thrown from the ATV in the collision, and a man in a car who also needed...
July 30, 2009 - 7:18am
July 11, 2009
Looking for ATV trail comments
We hope both those in favor of and those opposed to a proposed off-highway vehicle trail in northern Hubbard County take full advantage of a public comment period beginning Monday. The proposed trail, which would go through the Schoolcraft State Game Refuge in northern Hubbard County,...
July 11, 2009 - 12:00pm
July 6, 2009
ATV accident kills woman
Authorities have identified a woman who died when the all-terrain vehicle she was riding on crashed into a tree in central Minnesota. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner said Kayla Lien, 19, Foley, Minn., died of blunt-force injuries Thursday. The Benton County Sheriff's office...
July 6, 2009 - 6:43am
July 4, 2009
Kittson County judge: Ditch dumps not public roads
The days of ATVs traveling within the Beaches Lake Wildlife Management Area in northwestern Minnesota may be over. A Kittson County District Court judge recently ruled that the state -- not county government -- has control over trails that routinely have been used by all-terrain...
July 4, 2009 - 9:28am
June 29, 2009
Fellow biker: Pothole caused Friday's fatal crash
The Larimore, N.D., man who died after in a Friday morning motorcycle crash near Fessenden, N.D., was ejected from his bike after hitting a large pothole in the roadway, according to a biker who was riding with the victim. Roger Nestegard said 61-year-old Roger Ready was heading...
June 29, 2009 - 7:02am
June 23, 2009
Did the Grandma's Marathon timing chips slip?
The timing chips that Grandma's Marathon runners wore on their shoes to transmit their progress and their finish to sensors failed in at least...
June 23, 2009 - 7:21am