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Thank Meal sets record
Park Rapids Turkey Trot 5K debuts
Park Rapids boy living with failing heart as family waits for transplant call
‘Tis the season for the booming and colorful business of poinsettias
Couple celebrates seven decades-plus of marriage
Panthers improved, finished 11-13-1
Three goals in third period seal East Grand Forks’ 5-1 win over Panthers
Nevis boys open season with win
Menahga boys focusing on teamwork, improvement
Braves open season with win over Frazee
Ann Bishop Roberts
Ricahrd "Ric" LaCoursiere
Brenda Udell Herbert
Frank James Zoelle
Xtreme Hounds offers dog training
Community band concert Nov. 22
Director Bill Eigen, left, watches as his film, ‘The Jingle Dress,’ gets filmed. SUBMITTED PHOTO
A mix of success stories at opener
Go walking for late season walleye success
Rare dragonfly observed near Paul Bunyan Forest
Minnesota woman bags monstrous 11-pointer
Rifle deer season under way
Editorial: Five tough questions to ask aging parents
Commentary: Always on my mind
Commentary: Don't forget about Pakistan
Letter: Thank you goes out to Park Rapids Ford
Letter: Volleyball teams receives support
Home plate: Turkey curtain call
Home plate: Something new to stew about
February 16, 2011
Akeley council discusses impact of Highway 34 construction on town
The Akeley Council learned plans are complete for the Highway 34 construction project that will extend from the east side of Park Rapids to Akeley, with bid letting to be April 22 and construction expected to begin in mid-June. Phil Bergem, a design engineer with the Minnesota Department...
February 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 23, 2010
Highways 197 and 71: Construction for 2010 nears completion
An unusually rainy summer has slowed the reconstruction of the state Highway 197-U.S. Highway 71 project, but the work for this year is almost...
September 23, 2010 - 7:24am
July 31, 2010
Highway 34 repaving project outlined
The Highway 34 resurfacing project from Park Rapids to Akeley is 10 months away and already drawing concerns about delays and detours. But...
News / local
July 31, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 27, 2010
Highway 34 meeting tonight
A public meeting will be held tonight to discuss the 2011 Highway 34 resurfacing project from Park Rapids to Akeley. The meeting is from 5-7 p.m. at the Nevis Senior Citizens Center. Part of the project will also entail improvements for Highway 226 from Highway 34 to Dorset. The...
News / local
July 27, 2010 - 8:00am
July 23, 2010
Public meeting Tuesday to discuss Highway 34 project from Park Rapids to Akeley
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to attend an informational meeting to discuss planned improvements for Minnesota State Highway 34 from Park Rapids to Akeley and for Minnesota State Highway 226 from Highway 34 to Dorset. The meeting will be held from 5-7...
News / local
July 23, 2010 - 7:05am
July 22, 2010
MnDOT proposes options for Highway 59/10 area
A small handful of people showed up for the Minnesota Department of Transportation-hosted open house that asked for public input on future road...
July 22, 2010 - 7:13am
June 9, 2010
Construction on U.S. Hwy 71 and Hwy 197 in Bemidji begins June 14
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Motorists can expect some minor delays as a project to improve and expand Highway 197 and U.S. Highway 71 beginning from the south end of Bemidji and extending to Hubbard County Road 9 begins Monday, June 14. Lane width restrictions on Highway 197, beginning south...
June 9, 2010 - 3:37pm
April 28, 2010
Major U.S. Highway 71 project begins in June
The two-year, $13.5 million reconstruction of U.S. Highway 71 South should begin June 14, state Department of Transportation officials say. Utility work has already begun from Lueken's South to the U.S.
April 28, 2010 - 7:18am
July 13, 2009
Emergency repairs necessitate detour on Highway 71 north
The "unforeseen collapse" of a culvert on north Highway 71 has necessitated a temporary detour near Summerhill Farm north of Park Rapids. "We didn't anticipate the way it worked out," said department of Transportation engineer Todd Vonasek of the detour. Nancy Utke, co-owner of...
July 13, 2009 - 2:27pm
Highway 71 construction starts today; detours begin
Work on the stretch of Highway 71 between Menahga and Park Rapids began this morning. Detours are in place. Over the weekend contractor Central...
July 13, 2009 - 6:55am