Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Helen's Kitchen striving to feed the hungry
Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
Cash contributions down, food shelf costs increase
'One Vegetable, One Community' dispensing free starter seed kits
Minnesota royalty, donkeys add excitement to St. Urho celebration
Nevis boys survive marathon, advance to state tournament
Panthers excelled on the mat
Brand develops into one of top goal scorers in nation
Hendrickson receives NSIC honor
Carlson, Overmyer compete for Duluth men's track team
Clarence A. Roberts
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Marjorie Alma Holmin
Patricia Elizabeth DeMars
Lorna R. Harris
L&M Fleet Supply earns top dealer honor from Cub Cadet
T&M Express completes remodel at Park Rapids location
Stellar Equine Sports Massage provides tension relief to horses
Park Rapids veterinarian awarded for work at state fair birth center
Building Customer Loyalty
Conservation through the arts
Dynamic classical pianist performing for Heartland series
March Manga Mania coming to Park Rapids Library
Music professor performing piano favorites
Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
About Fishing: AIS Prevention 2017 Challenges Facing Hubbard County
About Fishing: Career charter fishermen share opinions on Minnesota fishing
Remaining weeks of ice fishing primetime for catching crappies
About Fishing: Something smells fishy
Public input sought on Border to Border ORV trail
Commentary: Where Legacy and Clean Water funds actually go
Commentary: Diplomacy at the gas pump
Letter to editor: 3M donates to Emergency Response Unit
Editorial: Fix school funding with ag credit
Letter to editor: Rep. Green's water statements misguided
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Bemidji swims past Panthers
The Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team won six events, but better depth led Bemidji to a 170-144 victory in a dual meet Friday night at Bemidji. Matthew Benson and Spencer Fritze won two events each in leading the Panthers in their dual debut. Casmir Simonson,...
December 23, 2015 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2015
Panthers open season with runner-up performance at Fergus Falls Invitational
Winning times by Zach Fritze and Spencer Fritze and six runner-up finishes helped the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team open the season with a runner-up finish at last Saturday’s Fergus Falls Invitational. Zach Fritze won the 50-yard backstroke in 34.32 and Spencer...
December 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
Panthers change culture, expect successful season
If the first two weeks of practice are any indication, the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team should have another successful season....
December 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
May 13, 2015
Panthers stepped up, finished strong
It was another typical season for the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team. After getting off to a slow start, the Panthers peaked at the end of the season. Park Rapids went 4-2 in dual meets before claiming runner-up honors at the Mid-State Conference meet and placing...
May 13, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 11, 2015
Fritze places 10th in diving, Benson places 29th in 500 freestyle
Park Rapids’ Spencer Fritze and Matthew Benson fulfilled goals at the state Class A boys swimming and diving meet at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center. Fritze was looking to reach the finals in diving and fulfilled that goal as the eighth grader finished 10th...
March 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 7, 2015
Benson, Fritze earned trips to state meet
Despite being two of the youngest contenders to advance to state, Park Rapids freshman Matthew Benson and eighth grader Spencer Fritze competed like veterans at the Section 5A boys swimming and diving meet at Detroit Lakes. Fritze became the first member of the Park Rapids...
March 7, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 4, 2015
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Putting in extra practice time made the difference as Park Rapids freshman Matthew Benson and eighth grader Spencer Fritze earned trips...
March 4, 2015 - 1:00pm
February 18, 2015
Lakers win final relay to defend swim title
For the second year in a row, Detroit Lakes won the 400-yard freestyle relay to win the Mid-State Conference boys swimming and diving title. Last year, the Lakers led the field in the final event to edge Park Rapids 484-478. On Saturday at Detroit Lakes, the Lakers again...
February 18, 2015 - 1:00pm
February 14, 2015
Depth helps Panthers win Last Chance Invitational title
Five winning efforts and six runner-up finishes led the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team to the title at last Saturday’s Last Chance Invitational at the Area High School pool. The Panthers also relied on depth to compile 899 points to top the three-team field....
February 14, 2015 - 1:00pm
February 11, 2015
Fritze breaks school diving record in final dual meet of season
It was a record-setting night in the final home dual meet of the season for the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team Thursday night. Melrose/Sauk Centre had two relay teams break pool records to spark a 111-75 victory over the Panthers, who saw Spencer Fritze break...
February 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 31, 2015
Depth sparks Panthers' win over Prowlers
Going 1-2-3 in five events and 1-2 in two relays led the Park Rapids boys swimming team to a 107-60 victory at Thief River Falls Tuesday night. Hunter Utke, Andrew Zinke, Matthew Benson and Spencer Fritze opened the meet by winning the 200-yard medley relay in 2:02.76...
January 31, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 24, 2015
Panthers sweep relays, sink Lakers
Todd Fritze said the key for the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team to defeat Detroit Lakes in a dual meet Tuesday night was to win...
January 24, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 21, 2015
Panthers glide to win over Yellowjackets
Todd Fritze was able to move members of the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team into different events in a dominating dual win over...
January 21, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 14, 2015
Panthers tie for first at Detroit Lakes Invitational
Detroit Lakes used six winning efforts while Park Rapids used four winning efforts and five runner-up performances to share the title at Saturday’s Detroit Lakes Invitational boys swimming and diving meet. Both teams compiled 425 points to share the title. Bemidji was...
January 14, 2015 - 1:00pm
January 10, 2015
Melrose/Sauk Centre defeats Panthers in dual
Melrose/Sauk Centre took first in nine of the first 10 events in a 107-74 victory over the Park Rapids boys swimming and diving team Tuesday night at Melrose. MSC went 1-2 in three events and 1-2-3 in two events in building a 107-49 lead before swimming exhibition in...
January 10, 2015 - 1:00pm