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Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Turkey tale: Did Ben Franklin suggest the wild turkey be our country's national symbol?
Thankful for family: Wadena couple weathers the rollercoaster of adoption process
Making a wish come true: Eischens receives custom-built Ice Castle Fish House through Make-A-Wish Foundation
Park Rapids fourth grader is Super Bowl Super Snack Challenge winner
Tigers' dream season ends with loss in title game
Ricke looking to build a winning tradition
International Falls scores final four goals in 6-2 win over Panthers
Panthers persevere through adversity
Hovelsrud caps off career at state meet
James C. Shearer
Mary Louise Haedt
Marion Irene Ward Somers
Mary Louise Haedt
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
Food shelf thankful for Coborn's donation
Two more northern Minn. resorts pass down ownership to next generation
Skarpness joins Enterprise editorial staff
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
Let the winter games begin
Veteran tuba soloist joins community band concert
New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles
Bemidji's Ojibwe Language Project: Can it be applied in Park Rapids?
11-year-old boy bags rare spotted doe
Park Rapids area is 'go-to destination' for deer hunters
In the deer 'blind': Area man helps his legally blind brother bad his first deer at age 62
Minnesota gets first new bird atlas in 81 years
Weekend Adventures: The lost art of deer camp
Commentary: 'I am tired of being invisible to you all'
Letter to Editor: Our youth help our community thrive
Letter to Editor: Park Rapids volleyball team grateful for local support
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
October 14, 2017
After-dark walleyes: Night action on area lakes
Don't stop fishing at dark. The night action on area lakes might be better than you've seen all day. Putting aside the romance of fishing sundown...
October 14, 2017 - 2:00am
August 17, 2016
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Portions of 48 streams with the cold, clear water needed to support trout populations would get stronger protection as newly designated trout...
August 17, 2016 - 9:31am
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Stable weather is very important to fishing success, but that’s not always the situation. July is vacation time, a week looked forward to for...
July 17, 2016 - 6:05pm
June 25, 2016
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Fishing is one of the most accessible recreational activities; nearly anyone, of any age, fitness ability or income level can participate. According...
June 25, 2016 - 4:11pm
June 5, 2016
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
Friends are those special people in our lives who leave a permanent mark. Dave Speral was one of those friends. Together we shared a love of the outdoors on many a hunting and fishing escapade. That is, if we weren’t fishing, getting ready to go fishing, tying jigs, rigging boats...
June 5, 2016 - 8:56am
April 25, 2016
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Weeks remain before the opening day of the Minnesota walleye season. Anglers have a lot of time to pursue one of the state’s top-rated fish:...
April 25, 2016 - 7:31am
February 7, 2016
About fishing: Winter angling responsibilities
Sam Cook, nationally prominent outdoor writer, enjoyed a day in Northern Minnesota doing what he loves most - reporting on the outdoors, which included winter crappie fishing. When the article came out he included the name of the lake, which in some people’s opinion was not a...
February 7, 2016 - 11:17am
November 16, 2015
Go walking for late season walleye success
Backing into one of our area lake accesses, docks on shore, is evidence that the open water fishing season is all but over. For some of us it isn’t over until it’s over. Trophy sized northern pike and musky are on the prowl right now. Few anglers go after these massive fish....
November 16, 2015 - 9:34am
November 5, 2015
Perham council against stocking muskie in local lakes
The Perham City Council has joined forces with the local Chamber of Commerce and the Otter Tail Coalition of Lakeshore Associations (COLA) to oppose the stocking of muskies in the Otter Tail lakes chain. By unanimous resolution, city council members approved drafting a letter...
November 5, 2015 - 8:33am
August 24, 2015
Fishing for ciscoes takes a variety of methods
“Hello Gary, Jim Muscat here from Bozeman Montana. I do not know you although I am sure we know mutual friends in the world of walleye. I have read your informative columns in the Park Rapids Enterprise newspaper. Obviously you’re an avid troller of lakes with a cisco forage....
August 24, 2015 - 10:42am
August 21, 2015
DNR northern pike proposal: Three separate fishing regions and regulations
Those interested in learning more about a statewide regulation proposal for northern pike fishing can attend informational meetings that will...
August 21, 2015 - 8:15am
August 10, 2015
Fishing party was 676 fish over limit
An anonymous tip turned out big for local conservation officers when they found a fishing party on Upper Cormorant Lake accused of illegally taking hundreds of crappies and sunfish. A party of six adults and six kids from Indiana were allegedly 676 fish over the legal limit,...
August 10, 2015 - 8:04am
August 4, 2015
Kids Fishing Days set for Aug. 19-20
Area guide Jason Durham is hosting Kids Fishing Days, Wednesday Aug. 19 on Fish Hook Lake and Thursday, Aug. 20 on Lake Belle Taine. There is no charge for event geared to kids 9 to 16 years old. Rods, reels, bait and tackle will be provided, Delaney’s a sponsor....
August 4, 2015 - 2:11pm
August 3, 2015
DNR shuts down Mille Lacs Lake walleye season
Walleye fishing on Mille Lacs Lake will close today, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. In an announcement on its website Sunday, the DNR said it is closing the season because the Mille Lacs Lake walleye harvest has exceeded the state's yearly quota by...
August 3, 2015 - 7:37am
July 22, 2015
Walleye Shutdown? Mille Lacs Lake catch nears walleye limit
Mille Lacs Lake is nearing its limit for walleye fishing,The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Tuesday. A creel...
July 22, 2015 - 8:17am