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U of M researcher will share status of bee health
A need in northwest Minnesota: Senate majority leader visits Bemidji to talk veterans home initiative
Hubbard County urges use of free watercraft decontamination
Zebra mussel larvae found in Garfield Lake
How to deal with the yearly fall nuisance of yellowjackets
Tigers defeat Verndale in Section 5A battle
Steffel, Moses lead Panthers at Bagley
Kinkel captures conference crown
Depth helps Panthers coast past Crookston
Panthers control Pirates in Section 8AA match
Robert John Ramstorf
Ardis G. Christen
Gerald L. "Jerry" Willet
Hazel Nanny Schleicher
Eva Della Fritz
Charitable giving by Citizens National Bank
Park Rapids Lions contribute to local, national, international needs
Park Theater receives local gift
Basic Business Cents: Managership vs. Leadership
Krautkremers purchase Beds Plus
'Stately Spirits': Learn about Minnesota's haunted places
Tour artist studios this weekend during Art Leap
Two local programs examine '21st Century Propaganda'
Music in the park planned Sept. 23
Annie Humphrey performing in Park Rapids Sept. 29
Hunters can send grouse, prairie chicken samples
State pheasant index down 26 percent from last year
Kents team up to win Fall Slam fishing title
Think pink: Father welcomes hunting season with daughters, son
Public input sought on fishing regulations at Itasca State Park
August in Minnesota: What I learned across the state
Letter to Editor: Thinking realistically about the future
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Letter to Editor: Enterprise keeps readers well-informed
Mystery plant has edible berries
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Protest shuts down Line 3 construction
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Protesters identifying themselves as water protectors shut down construction for roughly two hours on a section of the...
August 24, 2017 - 8:01am
March 19, 2017
Letter to editor: Rep. Green's water statements misguided
I am normally a pretty accepting person. However, when people who are supposedly in decision-making positions make statements that are perplexing, to say the least, with no factual backing, I feel I need an explanation. Such a statement was made at a town hall meeting awhile back...
March 19, 2017 - 2:02pm
April 22, 2016
Dayton honors ‘water heroes’ on Earth Day
Dayton honors ‘water heroes’ on Earth Day Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton honored three Minnesota “Water Heroes” for their efforts in protecting and improving the water quality and availability in Minnesota as part of his Water Action Week that culminated with Earth Day on Friday....
April 22, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 13, 2016
City plan extending services to Discovery Circle revisited
The City of Park Rapids is revisiting an idea to extend sewer and water infrastructure services to Discovery Circle, but not all residents in...
April 13, 2016 - 5:53pm
February 7, 2016
Local Water Plan receives board approval
Hubbard County’s Local Water Management Plan for 2016-2026 earned commissioners’ approval this week, the document “committed to protecting,...
February 7, 2016 - 11:03am
July 19, 2015
Nevis developing plan to address city's water
The city of Nevis is developing a Wellhead Protection Plan addressing the city’s drinking water system to determine its risk of contamination, maintenance supervisor Don Umthun told council members this week. The city’s relatively shallow 68-foot well pulls water from Lake Belle...
July 19, 2015 - 11:30am
December 13, 2014
City advises measures to avoid frozen water lines
By John McKinney / Park Rapids City Administrator Last winter, 2013-14, due to extreme weather conditions many residents experienced frozen water service lines into their property. The City of Park Rapids suggested city residents test their water temperature regularly and if...
December 13, 2014 - 12:44pm
April 12, 2014
Homeowners to receive water credit
Park Rapids is extending its water credit program due to extraordinary conditions this spring that caused many homeowners to have frozen water lines. “At this time, we have 271 people signed up for the water credit created when the council encouraged homeowners to leave their...
April 12, 2014 - 1:04pm
January 18, 2014
DNR starting groundwater management project
The Straight River watershed will be part of a groundwater management program to address increased use over the last two decades and help with...
January 18, 2014 - 1:16pm
January 11, 2014
Straight River Groundwater Management Area project focus of DNR open house in Park Rapids Jan. 15
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources invites the public to an open house at Park Rapids High School on Jan. 15, 6 - 9 p.m., to learn about a project to designate a groundwater management area for the Straight River watershed.
January 11, 2014 - 12:15pm
November 30, 2013
Water rate increase upsets some residents
Two residents attended Tuesday’s Park Rapids City Council meeting to express frustration about upcoming water rate increases. The council had the first reading of an ordinance reflecting water rate adjustments beginning January of 2014. Park Rapids resident Dick Rutherford...
November 30, 2013 - 2:33pm
October 26, 2013
Park Rapids water rates to increase
Park Rapids will likely raise water rates starting in 2014 to help pay for a water treatment plant that should be operational next year....
October 26, 2013 - 1:37pm
August 14, 2013
Letter: Water is a precious resource
Tradition and fun events are important for communities but I think Park Rapids should reconsider hosting the annual water fight during Legends and Logging Days since almost half of the U.S. is experiencing moderate to severe drought. For example: New Mexico – 98 percent extreme...
August 14, 2013 - 1:54pm
May 11, 2013
Park Rapids releases 2012 water report
Park Rapids is issuing the results of monitoring done on its drinking water for the period from Jan. 1 to Dec.
May 11, 2013 - 3:13pm
Hydrant flushing is next week in Park Rapids
The city of Park Rapids utility department will be flushing fire hydrants next week, Monday through Friday, May 13-17. Hydrant flushing is done each year to clean out pipe accumulation that has built up over the year. During the flushing, people might experience discolored water,...
May 11, 2013 - 3:03pm