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Annual Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 21
Park Rapids 106 returns with cross country snowmobile racing
Local veteran to take on 'PCT 4 PTSD' hike
Making memories through Kinship
Johnson's hat trick powers Panthers in win over RLF
Cass Lake defeats Nevis in conference clash
Hrdlicka, Howard help Braves defeat Pillager
Tigers avenge loss to Cass Lake
Staples-Motley's defense sparks win over Panthers
Robert P. Carlson
Lois Alvira Johnson
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
November 26, 2016
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
As northern Minnesota received its first significant snowfall last week, many snowmobile enthusiasts are rushing to take their first ride of...
November 26, 2016 - 10:00am
March 4, 2015
Separately endorsed ATV clubs stake claim to trail maintenance
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org Just which ATV club will maintain Round River Drive, an 85-mile trail in the Paul Bunyan...
March 4, 2015 - 2:08pm
December 13, 2014
Clubs spar over trail maintenance
The battle over who will maintain the Round River Drive ATV trail continues to fester. The Akeley Council has approved a resolution to sponsor the Paul Bunyan ATV Trailriders in order for the club to procure grant-in-aid funds to maintain Round River Drive. But the move follows...
December 13, 2014 - 12:29pm
April 18, 2014
Last segment of Paul Bunyan State Trail slated for completion in July
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Terry McGaughey’s dream is nearly complete. The Paul Bunyan State Trail founder had a vision for a bicycle and pedestrian trail stretching through lake country using former railroad beds in a new way. With a push...
April 18, 2014 - 8:48am
December 7, 2013
ATV clubs compete to maintain trails
Hubbard County’s recent awarding of grant-in-ad funds to an Akeley-based ATV club has exposed a long-running rift between the principals involved. Worse, it could expose Hubbard County to a lawsuit. At an awkward meeting Tuesday, members of the Akeley Paul...
December 7, 2013 - 2:24pm
October 5, 2013
Letter: Heartland spur benefits many
As the former County Administrator for Becker County and as a resident of Detroit Lakes, I know that trails provide easily accessible and low cost outdoor recreation for an incredibly diverse group of people. Walking, running, pushing a stroller, roller blading, bicycling, horseback...
October 5, 2013 - 1:46pm
Heartland Trail meeting discusses proposed expansion
BY: NICK LONGWORTH nlongworth@parkrapidsenterprise. com On Wednesday, Oct. 2 Department of Natural Resource (DNR) officials and locals...
October 5, 2013 - 1:37pm
September 21, 2013
Comments sought on Heartland Spur
BY JEAN RUZICKA email@example.com A master plan for the Heartland Spur, a 20-mile paved trail extension from Park Rapids...
September 21, 2013 - 12:18pm
September 14, 2013
New loop trail provides beautiful views of Lake 21
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org A team of AmeriCorps volunteers is helping complete a new loop hiking trail off the North...
September 14, 2013 - 11:52am
April 5, 2013
DNR invites input on proposed ATV trail in Cass and Crow Wing counties
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) invites the public to review and comment on a proposal to authorize state grant-in-aid trail funding for a 56-mile all-terrain vehicle (ATV) trail in Cass and Crow Wing counties. Cass County will sponsor the proposal and will provide...
April 5, 2013 - 12:29pm
March 18, 2013
Local officials make pitch for trail bonding money
By Pippi Mayfield / DL Online - Most people in this area have biked, walked, snowmobiled or at least heard of the Heartland Trail. There are...
March 18, 2013 - 8:39am
February 16, 2013
Trail etiquette: No dogs
With fresh snow on the ground and crews busy grooming trails for cross-country skiing at Minnesota state parks and recreation areas, the Minnesota...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
November 7, 2012
North Country Trail is extended 21 miles in area
"2012 was an amazing year on the North Country Trail," by Regional Trail Coordinator Matt Davis' standards. The North Country National Scenic...
November 7, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 29, 2012
New North Country trail emerging near Nevis
A Hubbard County loop for the North Country National Scenic Trail is in the gestational stages thanks to an energetic bunch of volunteers. The...
September 29, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 21, 2012
Mississippi River Trail receives state bikeway designation, becomes first US Bicycle Route in Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Mississippi River Trail bicycle route received state and national recognition when state legislators designated the trail as Minnesota's first state bikeway during the 2012 session and federal officials today announced approval of U.S. Bicycle Route 45 in southeastern...
May 21, 2012 - 11:59am