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Park Rapids Enterprise
Old-time dancing keeps everybody spry
Hubbard County SWCD here to help with water issues
Facilitation group meets to bring community ideas together
Suspect in deputy shooting death remains unidentified
Bemidji man pleads guilty in death of foster child found bruised, lacerated
Braves defeat Wolverines in conference play
Crosby-Ironton remains undefeated with conference win over Panthers
Panthers pick up pivotal win over Pirates
Tigers defeat Pequot Lakes, MI-B
Undefeated in the pool
Kenneth A. Mueller
Peggy Adele Randall
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
Teens, adults urged to join 'community reads together' project
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
Talking Stick welcomes short submissions
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Obama tried bipartisan approach
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 29, 2016
Teacher pay increase boosts spirits and wallets of South Dakota educators
GARRETSON, S.D. -- She’s a former Minnesotan teaching in South Dakota. For years, that would mean a lot less money in pay -- likely a whole bunch -- as South Dakota has ranked dead last in average teacher salaries at 51st, while Minnesota has ranked consistently in the top 10 along...
March 29, 2016 - 2:06pm
July 4, 2015
Teachers reunite after decades out of the classroom
In the spring of 1941, Lorraine Wright and Margaret Johnson motored down from Bemidji Normal School to apply for elementary school teaching positions...
July 4, 2015 - 1:25pm
November 9, 2013
Menahga teacher honored
By Nick Longworth email@example.com After taking a week long course on increasing economics in the social studies classroom, Menahga high school teacher Stephanie Kramer was honored with the “3M Innovative Economic Educator Award” for her efforts. Kramer...
November 9, 2013 - 12:33pm
January 31, 2013
Grand Forks educator accused of luring fired
A Grand Forks educator accused of luring a 12-year-old girl at the Adams-Edmore, N.D., school with sexual messages and online photos has been fired. Jeremy Patrick Thompson, 28, lost his job Jan.
January 31, 2013 - 7:15am
April 25, 2012
Nevis to lose four veteran teachers to retirement
Nevis School is bidding farewell to two longtime educators. English teacher Lyn Rittgers, who holds the district longevity record at 38 years,...
April 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 7, 2011
Alternative teacher pathways signed
Mid-career professionals who want to become teachers now have a way to do that. Gov. Mark Dayton this morning signed a bill into law establishing guidelines for how professional from other fields, especially math and science, can earn their teacher licenses without going through...
March 7, 2011 - 10:28am
March 2, 2011
Park Rapids announces 2011Teacher of the Year
The last bell rang an hour ago, but students are popping in Kerry Johnson's high school English classroom to update her on an achievement or...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2009
Menahga School teachers union negotiates new contract
When the Menahga School Board proposed changes to the teachers' salary package, the negotiating committee left the room to hold a brief private meeting. Local teachers representing the Education Minnesota Menahga (EMM) union previously requested a wage increase for the next bie...
November 21, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 10, 2009
Mediator called to help negotiate Park Rapids teachers' contract
The Park Rapids School Board and Education Minnesota-Park Rapids will enter mediation to work toward a resolution for the next two years of the teachers' contract. The current 2007-09 contract expired in June. Both parties met Tuesday night and discussed a variety of topics. "Unfortunately,...
October 10, 2009 - 1:01pm
September 26, 2009
Park Rapids school board, teachers discuss contract
Negotiations have begun between the Park Rapids teachers union and members of the school board. "At this point in time, we've just gotten through some language changes," said Superintendent Glenn Chiodo. The current 2007-09 contract expired in June. In the next few meetings,...
September 26, 2009 - 1:01pm