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Park Rapids Enterprise
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
River Art Community is newest art endeavor
Bandits steal the show at annual Amazing Chase
City council approves Crystal Brook lift station
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
Clay Dusters prove to be top guns
Carlson places in two events at NSIC Championships
Area runners compete in Grandma's Marathon races
Midway stays undefeated in league play
Relatively speaking, trout angler makes himself at home in the walleye world
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
James Merril Steinke
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Musical tribute to Civilian Conservation Corps coming to Itasca State park
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
February 16, 2013
Hubbard County looks at new options for trash disposal
To burn or not to burn. That is the question. Hubbard County commissioners Tuesday mulled over the issue of waste disposal and the future. As...
February 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 13, 2013
Becker County to hire AIS coordinator
Though the details are still being ironed out, the Becker County Board of Commissioners took action Tuesday to move forward with plans to contract for the services of an aquatic invasive species (AIS) coordinator. The board was acting on the recommendations of the county's AIS Task...
February 13, 2013 - 3:38pm
SWCD taking tree seedling orders
The Hubbard County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is now taking pre-orders for tree seedlings scheduled for pick-up on May 3-5. There are a wide variety of tree and shrub seedlings available with a minimum order of 25 per species. For the landowner who may want...
February 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 6, 2013
DNR to make changes in endangered, threatened and special concerns categories
BEMIDJI -- In 1984, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources published its first list of indigenous animals and plants that need protection....
February 6, 2013 - 8:17am
February 5, 2013
DNR commissioner visits with Beltrami County officials
BEMIDJI - Asian carp have a long way and several obstacles to get through before they could reach waters in northern Minnesota. That was one message from Tom Landwehr, commissioner of the state's Department of Natural Resources during a meeting with Beltrami County commissioners...
February 5, 2013 - 5:25pm
January 31, 2013
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnie
Zebra mussel veligers discovered in Lake Winnibigoshish Water sampling efforts have detected the presence of two microscopic, larval zebra mussels, also called veligers, in Lake Winnibigoshish located in Cass and Itasca counties, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)...
January 31, 2013 - 12:46pm
DNR to hold Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 in Walker
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Northwest Region will host the Northwest Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Symposium on Jan. 31, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., and Feb. 1, 9 a.m. - noon, at the Chase on the Lake Hotel and Conference Center, 502 Cleveland Blvd. in Walker. ...
January 31, 2013 - 10:32am
January 26, 2013
AIS hearing set to update state's list of special concerns
A public hearing to gather input on proposed updates to the state list of endangered, threatened and special concern species will be held before an administrative law judge at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the Sanford Center - Bemidji Regional Event Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE,...
January 26, 2013 - 1:01pm
Funds available for local water quality projects
"Community partners" are invited to submit project proposals to restore, protect or enhance water quality in Hubbard County's lakes, streams and rivers. Lake associations, nonprofits, student groups, faith organizations, schools and neighborhood groups are invited to submit ideas...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 19, 2013
Clean water watchdogs differ on process, agree on goals
As the fight persists to keep Minnesota's waters clean, some of the watchdog associations are changing partnerships and priorities. And it...
January 19, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 12, 2013
Grob appointed to three-year term on AIS advisory group
Park Rapids resident, COLA member and Board of Adjustment member Ken Grob has been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species committee. The...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
State forest nurseries ready for spring seedling sale
Millions of seedlings are available for the 2013 planting season, including 20 species of native bare-root trees and shrubs grown from seeds collected in Minnesota. Seedlings vary in size from 6 to 18 inches in height. "Pines, spruces, oaks, maples, wildlife shrubs and much more...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 5, 2013
Curbside pickup of recyclables ends
Hubbard County will no longer be offering curbside pickup for residents. "It was really an economic decision," said Rick Zeller, recycling...
January 5, 2013 - 1:00pm
DL residents tapped to be on statewide AIS committee
Two local residents have been appointed to a new statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee by Commissioner Tom Landwehr of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Tera Guetter and Barb Halbakken Fischburg, both of Detroit Lakes, were among the 15 members who were...
January 5, 2013 - 11:12am
December 19, 2012
Perham dairy fined for waste water pollution
Bongards' Creameries in Perham has paid a $79,069 penalty to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and taken corrective actions following an investigation into a complaint related to spray-irrigation of facility waste water in 2011, according to a MPCA press release sent to...
December 19, 2012 - 4:23pm