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20 measles cases prompts warning from officials
Seed starters: Master Gardeners help second graders plant heirloom tomatoes
Lalum steps down as Chamber president
Hubbard County considers a lease renewal with the Historical Society
Audit question addressed at county board meeting
Jorgenson leads Panthers at Tianna
Braves stay undefeated in conference play
Errors cost Tigers in loss to Hill City
Panthers sweep titles on home course
Jerger strikes out 15, Panthers defeat Frazee
Willow Skye Forsberg
Ervin William Hellman, Sr.
Mathilda Ann "Tillie" Brayton
Derald S. Johnson
Business: Main Street Meats wins grand championship awards
Basic Business Cents: Optimizing inventory
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Storytellers invited to enter contest
PRDBA chooses 2nd Street Stage's winning button design
Park Rapids Classic Chorale joining Bemidji Symphony Orchestra's presentation of Handel's 'Messiah'
Just for Kix captures first place awards
Park Rapids speech team success
About Fishing: Time to sow and time to harvest with spring crappie
About Fishing: Picking a fish finder
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
Rotary invites award nominations
ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Lions International celebrates 100 years serving communities
Letter: Support legislation dealing with protesters
Letter: Commissioners should present insurance plan publicly
Letter: Airstrikes a masterful move
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
December 23, 2009
Focus groups formed to help with Menahga School referendum
To find out why a Menahga School referendum failed and where the district went wrong on the planning for an expansion, citizen focus groups were formed last week. Friday, about 25 people gathered at the Menahga Senior/Community Center, with superintendent Mary Klamm facilitating...
December 23, 2009 - 1:01pm
Superior students face charges in school bus cocaine case
Two Superior Middle School students and two Superior High School students are facing charges after an incident Friday on a school bus involving alcohol and a white powder substance that tested positive for cocaine. Superior police Capt. Chad La Lor said officers received a tip about...
December 23, 2009 - 8:55am
New York Mills named among nation's best schools
New York Mills High School is one of 28 Minnesota schools among the nation's best, this according to information released by U.S. News & World Report. The magazine included NYM High School in the Bronze Medal Category. Other area schools named were Battle Lake, Rothsay and Underwood. Todd...
December 23, 2009 - 8:23am
December 9, 2009
Park Rapids School District faces tight budget future
The Park Rapids Area School District is looking at a tough few years with state funding questionable and the need to renew the referendum that...
December 9, 2009 - 1:00pm
Depot Park tennis courts need repairs; school board to consider capital project
Tennis courts at Depot Park are in need of resurfacing and the Park Rapids School Board will need to decide if it is a high priority for capital...
December 9, 2009 - 1:00pm
December 5, 2009
Superintendents address No Child Left Behind act
School superintendents Glenn Chiodo and Steve Rassier provided an overview - and opinions - on the No Child Left Behind federal legislation this week, addressing the League of Women Voters. "It's an education philosophy that ideally would close achievement gaps," Chiodo explained...
December 5, 2009 - 1:01pm
November 28, 2009
Nevis board proposes 13 percent levy reduction
Legislation approved this year will "greatly simplify, but not eliminate" the truth in taxation process the school districts follow on a yearly basis, Nevis superintendent Steve Rassier told board members this week. Public hearings are no longer required, but the public may speak...
November 28, 2009 - 1:00pm
Menahga vetoes half day off Dec. 23
When Menahga School superintendent Mary Klamm recommended that students and teachers be dismissed at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 23, the school board denied the recommendation. Treasurer Curtis Hasbargen expressed concern about the board not following the teachers' contract whenever they approve...
November 28, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 25, 2009
Menahga School District may have another election in spring
The Menahga School Board decided Monday to recruit community members to participate in a task force that could possibly come to a consensus on the details of a future expansion project. Another referendum may be on the docket for spring. But it won't be for $8.5 million. Board...
November 25, 2009 - 1:01pm
November 18, 2009
Park Rapids students have opportunity to plan for careers after high school
Park Rapids Area High School students have been planning for their future. High School Principal Al Judson reported on some educational opportunities students have been participating in at Monday night's school board meeting. "One of the things that helps make things relevant...
November 18, 2009 - 1:01pm
November 14, 2009
Park Rapids schools receive stimulus funds for energy improvements
Park Rapids Area High School and Frank White Education Center will undergo indoor air quality, maintenance and energy efficiency projects with the help of federal stimulus money. "The school really needed these improvements," said Superintendent Glenn Chiodo. "What really put us...
November 14, 2009 - 1:01pm
November 10, 2009
Former superintendent leaves lasting school gift
"It's a great time to be a kid in Park Rapids," read a simple message penned after voters approved building the Century School in February 1999. "It...
November 10, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 4, 2009
Cuts loom as Perham school levy defeated
"We can survive one more year," said Perham School Board Chairman Jim Rieber, "but we're starting to take the core of our system apart." Perham school district voters defeated the levy referendum by a narrow margin of 1,746 votes to 1,622 votes. The measure would have injected revenues...
November 4, 2009 - 3:51pm
Audit shows district's moving in a positive direction
Park Rapids School Board members reviewed the fiscal year audit this week, the district's fund balance decreasing slightly from last year. "But compared with two years ago, you've come a long way," Brian Stavenger of Eide Bailly told the board. The district's general fund balance...
November 4, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 31, 2009
Menahga voters concerned about tax increase due to referendum
October 31, 2009 - 1:01pm