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Diplomas, hugs and songs: Century graduates 127 kindergartners
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
Track and field day: Century students run in the sun
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
Candidate filing period opens
Panthers defeat Roseau, TRF in section playoffs
Prepare now for a safe boating season
Senior athletes honored at All Sports Banquet
Panthers rated in state softball, baseball polls
Golfers tune up for subsection tournament at Blueberry Pines
Richard "Ric" Arthur Hayes
Janet Louise Turbyne Ahern
Corwin Arthur Myers
Pamela Jean Evenson
Tawny Dog Park opens in Park Rapids
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Place a Business Announcement
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
Menahga artist wins award at Youth Art Exhibit
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Prepare now for a safe boating season
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Bird Wise: Catch a wave and you're sitting on top of the world
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
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