Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Winter grazing workshop set for Feb. 11 in Guthrie Community Center
Fire prevention partnership aimed at preventing fatalities
Horses sent to rescue ranch
PR High School partnering with Team Industries
Armory project receives support from businesses
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Depth sparks Panthers' win over Prowlers
Panthers sweep C-I, W-DC to cap off undefeated Mid-State record
Lakers tie school record against Panthers
Johnson leads way as Panthers sweep season series from Rangers
DELORES JEAN MAKELA
CHARLES "CHUCK R. BURNS
DELMAR E. MARQUARDT
CLARENCE A. NELSON
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
Basic Business Cents: New tricks to market your business online: It pays off!
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Minnesota author writes newest American Girl series of books
High school band concert
Found in tub, Whitney Houston's daughter revived after being rushed to hospital
Katy Perry's promise: lion, sharks and live singing at Super Bowl
Park Rapids Conservation Officer gets top honor from NWTF
Local dealers great source when putting a boat package together
Towels for rescued waterfowl
Fishing contest is Feb. 7
Snowmobile race returns this weekend
Letter: Oil spills are a concern
Letter: Thanks for supporting our family
Cheers for ‘dropped call' reform
Letter: Opposition to Sandpiper pipeline
Letter: Pipeline spill could have repercussions
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
June 18, 2010
Eyewitness recounts Wadena tornado touchdown
An eyewitness to Thursday's tornado touchdown in the city of Wadena counts himself lucky to be alive after a debris-filled, swirling funnel cloud passed directly over his head. Kyle Davis, an Ottertail resident and employee with Davis Appraisals in Wadena, arrived at John's Car Care...
June 18, 2010 - 6:40am
Wadena hit hard by tornado damage
This was supposed to be a happy day in Wadena. With a grand parade scheduled for 7 p.m. and around 2,000 people expected to come home for an...
June 18, 2010 - 6:34am
July 16, 2009
Swift County tornado hits family twice at two homes
Carol Skarsten said she was "oblivious" to pending danger Tuesday afternoon while watching TV news about a storm warning for Swift County. But then her husband, Sanford, came tearing in the house and told her to run to the basement. A screaming tornado appeared to be just a couple...
July 16, 2009 - 2:35pm
July 15, 2009
Spicer tornado: "When they say roar, that's what it does"
Dave Hammerschmidt was selling fruit this afternoon at the Country Stop outdoor stand in Spicer when he heard the approach of an apparent tornado. "When...
July 15, 2009 - 7:24am
July 13, 2009
Minnesotan sharpens saws, skills helping with Dickinson tornado cleanup
During the past few days, the "whirring" of chain saws has become a common background noise in Dickinson, no longer segregated to just Oct. 31 festivities or cutting wood for recreational use. Yet, after all the trees that needed to be cut down after a Wednesday tornado, the blades...
July 13, 2009 - 7:12am
Dickinson tornado damage estimated at $20 million
The damage caused by a tornado that ripped through Dickinson on Wednesday is estimated at more than $20 million, Mayor Dennis Johnson said. "I...
July 13, 2009 - 7:09am
July 10, 2009
Tornado hits Worthington
A trained weather spotter reported a tornado on the ground three and a half miles southwest of Fulda shortly before 9 p.m. Thursday, prompting...
July 10, 2009 - 7:25am
Forecasters confirm Dickinson storm was EF-3 tornado
A tornado packing winds of about 150 mph struck Dickinson, the National Weather Service determined Thursday as residents began cleaning up homes,...
July 10, 2009 - 6:46am
July 9, 2009
Punishing storms will miss Hubbard County today
Hubbard County is in line for some thundershower activity this morning, but meteorologists say the region will escape the punishing damage western North Dakota received last night. "It hasn't really been as bad as we were expecting," said National Weather Service meteorologist Peter...
July 9, 2009 - 7:24am
June 29, 2009
Men witness tornado quarter-mile away
Kevin Mudder was putting up hay with Dave Narloch and Bob Lewis at the American Crystal railroad coal siding site Friday evening just west of Ardoch, N.D., when he heard what he thought was a runaway freight train rumbling right toward him. He turned around and saw a tornado on the...
June 29, 2009 - 9:58am
June 27, 2009
Tornados roll through Grand Forks area
Several tornados were reported in the area Friday night, according to the National Weather Service office in Grand Forks and weather radio. Much...
June 27, 2009 - 7:40am
June 26, 2009
'It was something unrealistic'
Mother Nature dropped not one, but three tornados Wednesday, and questions regarding the amount of damage she caused still remain a bit foggy. The...
June 26, 2009 - 7:10am