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March 28, 2013
New funding proposal will provide more sustainable water supplies to Minnesota communities, business, including Park Rapids
March 28, 2013 - 10:37am
February 16, 2013
Grant opportunities in Lake Emma Township
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 26, 2013
Funds available for local water quality projects
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 12, 2012
Left from front Mavis Trenholm, Roberta Doyle, township chair Jeff Adolpson, COLA member Ken Grob; back row from left township officer Brian Behrens, Rod Westrum, Dan Kittilson and Bob Berdahl, all of the Coalition of Lake Associations. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Lake Emma Township gets COLA appreciation award
December 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 1, 2012
Park Rapids moves ahead with water treatment plan
December 1, 2012 - 11:00am
October 17, 2012
A water pumping test is nearing completion in Park Rapids. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Water pumping test showing positive results
October 17, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 5, 2012
An Elsner Well Drilling crew drills near the northwest Park Rapids water tower to gather information for a potential new well field in the city. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Park Rapids studying quality of new aquifer
September 5, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2012
Water supply will be studied. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Park Rapids delves into water study
August 18, 2012 - 1:04pm
May 17, 2012
Watering lawns in Park Rapids has been cut back to 20 minutes Mondays and Thursdays. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Park Rapids implements watering ban today
May 17, 2012 - 2:51pm
May 9, 2012
Park Rapids releases 2011 drinking water test results
May 9, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 2, 2012
Park Rapids mulls water ban if dry weather lasts
May 2, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 31, 2012
Longstanding issues with Park Rapids' well water quality have pushed city officials to consider building a water filtration treatment plant. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Park Rapids to investigate clean water solutions
March 31, 2012 - 1:00pm
February 15, 2012
Akeley to see moderate rise in utility bills
February 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
October 1, 2011
Local chapter of Wellspring to host kickoff event Oct. 6
October 1, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2011
Shane Foley of the Hubbard County Soil and Water Conservation District tested 230 water sample during the Hubbard County Fair. He said 32 tested above the maximum recommended nitrate levels of 10 parts per million, set by the Minnesota Department of Health. Highest readings were in the 20s and 30s, he said. Those levels pose potential health problems for human consumption, especially babies. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Nitrate testing
July 20, 2011 - 1:00pm