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Boating accident on Fish Hook Lake
Teardrop camper builders comfortable with cozy camping
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers 41st Annual Show draws over 3,000
Architectural firm discusses building repairs with Menahga School Board
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Grossinger repeats as triathlon champ
JoAnn Elavsky Whitaker
Delbert G. Smith
Gary L. Bohall
Fern Marie Crocker
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning programming resumes Sept. 6
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
August 20, 2014
Looking for input on beach house
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org The Park Rapids Park Board is seeking public input on suggestions for the future use...
August 20, 2014 - 9:07am
July 2, 2014
Red Bridge Park open for foot traffic only
By Anna Erickson email@example.com Red Bridge Park work is progressing but won’t be completed by the Fourth of July. Flying...
July 2, 2014 - 8:49am
June 14, 2014
Old Red Bridge placed and ready for landscaping in Red Bridge Park
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org The old Red Bridge has been moved to the east side of the park onto cement at its permanent...
June 14, 2014 - 11:30am
May 31, 2014
Use caution if boating near new bridge
By Anna Erickson email@example.com Boaters should be cautious when traveling near the new bridge over Fish Hook River. City...
May 31, 2014 - 1:54pm
April 30, 2014
Red Bridge Park improvement bids approved
Red Bridge Park improvement bids have been approved and work will start this spring. The project coincides with a Department of Natural Resources bridge replacement project Howard’s Driveway Inc., of Menahga, was awarded the low bid of $220,109.70. The work includes...
April 30, 2014 - 11:47am
March 15, 2014
New ‘Red Bridge’ arrives in pieces for assembly
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org Pieces of the new bridge have been moved to Red Bridge Park as contractors were readying...
March 15, 2014 - 10:43am
November 16, 2013
Bridge work continues on Fish Hook
By Anna Erickson email@example.com The site of the former Red Bridge is buzzing with activity as contractors ready the banks...
November 16, 2013 - 12:18pm
Editorial: Red Bridge will be missed by community
Monday was a memorable day in Park Rapids history. The beloved Red Bridge, a symbol of community togetherness and generations of good memories, came down. It was unceremoniously lifted by a crane and placed on the ground nearby. Unfortunately, it was done surreptitiously....
October 16, 2013 - 11:35am
Red Bridge comes down
The Red Bridge was lifted by crane and put down in Red Bridge Park Monday morning in Park Rapids. The Department of Natural Resources is beginning...
October 16, 2013 - 10:43am
September 4, 2013
Fog on Fish Hook River
September 4, 2013 - 2:28pm
July 20, 2013
Historic PR Red Bridge could stay in park
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org The Park Rapids community would like the Red Bridge to be moved to a spot in the southeast...
July 20, 2013 - 11:34am
July 10, 2013
Red Bridge relocation input sought
By Anna Erickson email@example.com City officials are looking for feedback on the placement of the historic Red Bridge as construction on a new bridge is expected to start this fall. The public is invited to the Red Bridge Inn at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 16 to hear...
July 10, 2013 - 11:08am
May 6, 2013
Work on new Heartland Trail bridge begins soon
By Bob Guelker / For the Enterprise By Bob Guelker FOR THE ENTERPRISE An ambitious project conceived five years ago will bring the Heartland...
May 6, 2013 - 9:26am
October 20, 2012
DNR proposes Red Bridge be replaced
The Department of Natural Resources is proposing the iconic Red Bridge that crosses the Fish Hook River in Park Rapids be replaced. The good...
October 20, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 21, 2012
City seeking additional funding for Red Bridge parking
Park Rapids has received a Federal Recreational Grant for $68,932 to construct a parking lot at Red Bridge Park but is still seeking state funding...
March 21, 2012 - 1:00pm