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Ruby's Pantry to 'pop up' in Laporte
Father, son drown while kayaking on Hart Lake in Hubbard County
County board closing vehicle access to 'disgraceful' gravel pit
10 killed in Texas high school shooting were mostly students; police say suspect confessed
Nevis playground installation is imminent
Home runs lift Snurdbirds past Crookston, Wolf Lake
Kirlin, Jasmer run in Fargo Marathon
BHV, WDC defeat Braves in PRC play
Panthers sitting at .500 after splitting four games
Tigers walk to 13-1 win over Mustangs
Lawrence "Larry" Delbert Dierks
Pamela Jean Evenson
Corwin Arthur Myers
Darlene Mable Shearer
Ronald Kenyon Edwards
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Place a Business Announcement
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Community band's spring concert is May 13
Sculpture entry deadline extended
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Bird Wise: Catch a wave and you're sitting on top of the world
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
Conservation officers' weekly report
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 1, 2017
Letter to Editor: Coping with 'triggers'
As we begin approaching deer hunting opener, hunters are eagerly bringing out their blaze orange hunting gear, making sure the deer stands are fixed up, watching the trail cameras to see if the "big one" has been by their stand, sighting in the scopes on their rifles, ready to pull...
November 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
Letter to Editor: Science-based symposium on Nov. 10
World Science Day for Peace and Development is Nov. 10. A program at the Northwoods Bank community room on that day from 1 to 5 p.m. will present science-based topics that look at new ways of helping our economy and environment, ranging from renewable energy to commercial hemp to...
November 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 28, 2017
Letter to Editor: No tricks, just treats: Keep your pet safe this halloween
This Halloween, pet owners partaking in frightening family fun should remember to keep all their little ghouls and goblins safe — including the four-legged ones. Tricks for treats? Only if those treats are safe for pets, since many Halloween candies can be toxic to animals....
October 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 25, 2017
Letter to Editor: Fascinating stories 'live' at local museums
I'm writing to express my gratitude for the wonderful Wally Wood story written by Shannon Geisen back in June. The Menahga Area Historical Society and Museum had a great turnout for Wood's 90th birthday party June 17, which the story previewed. Moreover, thanks to the efforts of a...
October 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 21, 2017
Letter to Editor: League of Women Voters applauds county participation in census
The League of Women Voters Park Rapids Area would like to commend the Hubbard County Commissioners for agreeing to participate in the 2020 Census Local Update of Census Addresses Operation (LUCA) run by the US Census Bureau.
October 21, 2017 - 11:00am
October 8, 2017
Letter to Editor: Utke, Grossell and Green helped Nevis constituents
Thank you, Senator Paul Utke and Representatives Matt Grossell and Steve Green, for your work this past session to pass legislation to specifically help taxpayers in the Nevis School District. As some past letters have pointed out, Nevis' non-voter-approved levy increased substantially...
October 8, 2017 - 5:22pm
October 7, 2017
Letter to Editor: Raising money toward Pioneer Park restrooms
On behalf of the Park Rapids City Park Board, I want to give a big "thank you" to the Park Rapids Downtown Business Association for sponsoring "Playing for the Cause" on Sept. 23. The music event was held in Pioneer Park on Main Avenue to raise funds for building public restrooms...
October 7, 2017 - 12:35pm
Letter to Editor: Republicans deliver on promise to stabilize state's health insurance market
Health care reform advanced by the Minnesota Senate Republicans looks to have reversed a disturbing trend of rate increases, which had plagued...
October 7, 2017 - 12:34pm
September 30, 2017
Letter to Editor: Line 3 pipeline jobs versus environment a false choice
Representative Steve Green has urged Governor Dayton to tell the Public Utilities Commission to hurry up and approve the construction of Enbridge's new Line 3 Pipeline, citing jobs and increased tax revenue for counties. He continues to tout its benefits even though the Department...
September 30, 2017 - 11:00am
September 27, 2017
Letter to Editor: Make policies to promote conservation and renewable energy
In the September 23 issue of the Enterprise, Representative Steve Green states that I wrote a recent letter to the Enterprise expressing my views on Enbridge's Line 3. As your readers can check, no such letter was submitted or published. Instead, I had sent an email to Mr. Green in...
September 27, 2017 - 10:00am
September 23, 2017
Letter to Editor: Thinking realistically about the future
Minnesota's population is growing, with the seven-county Twin Cities metropolitan area recently exceeding 3 million people. If we want to maintain affordable energy and our quality of life, we must make investments now to meet the needs of our growing population. In addition to building...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
September 20, 2017
Letter to Editor: Enterprise keeps readers well-informed
This is a letter I meant to write a few weeks ago when newspapers were being honored. My husband and I own a cabin in the area and enjoy getting the Enterprise delivered while we are here in the summer. We like it so much that we have it sent to us in Arkansas in the winter.
September 20, 2017 - 10:00am
September 16, 2017
Letter to Editor: Sen. Franken's stance indicates Christians need not apply
Our own Sen. Al Franken became the voice of intolerance this week during the confirmation hearings for judicial nominee Amy Coney Barrett. Ms. Barrett, a respected lawyer and teacher at Notre Dame University, has been nominated to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. During her hearing,...
September 16, 2017 - 10:00am
Letter to Editor: Osage shooting range permit again denied
On Sept. 5, the Minnesota Court of Appeals for the second time reversed a Becker County Board decision to allow a conditional use permit (CUP) that would enable the Osage Sportsman's Club to expand their shooting range. The permit was limited to a request to "clear timber in a Shore...
September 16, 2017 - 10:00am
September 13, 2017
Letter to Editor: Noon Hour Concerts are wonderful
We would like to congratulate Carolyn Spangler for the wonderful music she and those who helped her brought to the area at the Noon Hour Concerts at the various churches. We were introduced to many talented musicians and such a variety of different types of music. We have a cabin...
September 13, 2017 - 10:00am