Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Wood duck village
Park Rapids Fishing Contest looms; set for Feb. 7
Study finds second homeowners bring expertise, money
4-H Ambassadors demonstrate lifelong leadership skills
Businesses accountable for underage alcohol sales
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
Pihlaja, Peterson spark Menahga girls past Bertha-Hewitt
Rudquist leads Braves by NYM
Chase leads Tigers to pair of victories
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
GENEVA A. SWANSON
LILA MAY ZUBKE
CHARLES "CHUCK" BURNS
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Toys For Boys is an institution for memorabilia collectors
Fargo's Zach Johnson advances on 'American Idol'
Marilyn reviews the Grand Forks' McDonalds
Artists, writers welcome to find inspiration at weekly Terrapin Station gathering
Rescued loon dies of lung ailment
5-year DNR TIP investigation results in charges against four, seizure of 37 guns, 28 sets of antlers; fully intact, frozen piebald deer
Hundreds attend Menahga Family Fishing Derby
Winter trout fishing to open for first time on 24 lakes
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
Letter: GOP waving white flag on transportation?
Letter: Working to strengthen Greater Minnesota
Letter: Thanks for support of senior nutrition
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
February 23, 2013
Surface water hazard on Highway 200, east of Laporte
BEMIDJI, Minn.-- (8:45 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation - Northwest District is alerting motorists to a surface water hazard on Highway 200 east of Laporte between Hubbard County Roads 45 and 30. The moving water over the highway is approximately one to three inches...
February 23, 2013 - 9:22am
August 9, 2012
Sink hole prompts road closure on Hubbard County Road 36
A section of Hubbard County State Aid Highway 36 will be closed today due to a sink hole. The section is about a half mile south of U.S. Highway 2, where crews will be working to repair the road. Enbridge Pipelines will perform the work, using signs and flaggers to direct traffic...
August 9, 2012 - 9:13am
Spring truck weight restrictions begin March 12 for north-central frost zone; March 13 for north frost zone
Spring truck weight restrictions on state highways will begin March 12 for Minnesota's north-central frost zone and March 13 for the north frost zone. Spring weight restrictions are already in place for the south, southeast, central and Twin Cities Metro area frost zones. MnDOT limits...
March 9, 2012 - 8:59am
October 11, 2011
Paving on Highway 71 south of Bemidji begins next week
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Paving on the newly constructed southbound lanes of Highway 71 south of Bemidji is expected to begin early next week and should be completed Oct. 22, according to Larry Randall, MnDOT project supervisor. Traffic will switch lanes when the paving is done. Southbound...
October 11, 2011 - 10:59am
October 5, 2011
Hubbard County 37 work continues throughout the weekend
October 5, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 14, 2011
Rumble strips on highways a concern for bicyclists
A safety feature on area highways is causing bicyclists some concerns, even though they are among the intended groups being protected. Rumble strips were placed along Highway 71 north of Park Rapids this past summer and now grace the shoulders and centerline strip of the newly renovated...
September 14, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 13, 2011
Condemnation hearing on County 37 continued to settle with landowners
The condemnation proceeding against several County 37 landowners has been continued until Sept.
August 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 23, 2011
Fed up resident paints his own traffic warning
July 23, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 14, 2011
Akeley approves road improvements in city
Akeley's streets will soon see upgrades, the council approving a $23,120 quote from Beard Excavating, Walker, this week for grading and gravel. The work to be completed and amounts include Hillside, with the road to be reshaped, back slopes cleaned and 80 yards of gravel brought...
May 14, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 13, 2011
Hubbard County roads are (mostly) high and dry
April 13, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 9, 2009
Injury crash puts spotlight on bad intersection
A Friday morning accident that sent two people to the Park Rapids hospital illustrates Dick Kimball's point: the intersection is dangerous and...
news / local
September 9, 2009 - 1:00pm