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Storm rips through Itasca State Park
Helen’s Kitchen to provide free, hot meals to those in need
Hubbard County may be putting land up for sale
Suspect in custody following gun incident at Park Rapids Burger King
A long week of cleanup ahead for many Hubbard County residents
Panthers reach finals
Midway rebounds for split with Staples
Husby misses cut at 113th MGA Amateur
Park Rapids hosts, plays in District 6 American Legion baseball tournament
Nimrod shuts out Esox in Lake & Pine
James Clarence Canada
Irene D. Borden
Nancy Marie Christofferson
Lawrence P. Buck
Karen E. (Pollock) Hinton
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens next week at Armory Square
New grand piano featured at next Noon Hour Concert
Second Street Stage brings blues, funk band to Park Rapids July 21
Every quilt tells a story
Jazz it up at 2nd Street Stage
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Commentary: Adults playing video games
Letter: Report raises Menahga open enrollment concerns
Editorial: Be alert; it’s election season
Letter: Progressive logic
Toxic Taters calls on RDO to show true support to local children
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Home plate: Kabobs: From turkey, to pork, to pound cake
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
March 23, 2013
Akeley city employee takes three-week sick leave
BY JEAN RUZICKA email@example.com The Akeley Council, convening a special meeting Tuesday to discuss “personnel matters,” approved a three-week medical leave for maintenance supervisor Frank Thelin. In the wake of this, the council reviewed proposals for someone...
March 23, 2013 - 3:00pm
March 16, 2013
Akeley will offer SAFE Parks Program again this year
BY JEAN RUZICKA firstname.lastname@example.org The SAFE Parks Program will once again offer children in the Akeley and Nevis areas a “safe, educational and fun place for children to go during the summer months.” Brandi Vredenburg approached the Akeley Council this week for...
March 16, 2013 - 11:46am
March 14, 2013
One transported following crash at Akeley intersection
By Sarah Smith / EnterpriseOne transported after Akeley crash: Two vehicles collided Wednesday afternoon at the intersections of Highways 34...
March 14, 2013 - 1:06pm
January 30, 2013
Guthrie woman benefits from Audrey's dream
The 8th annual Audrey's Purple Dream - Akeley's answer to cancer - will be held Saturday, Feb. 9 on 11th Crow Wing Lake. Proceeds from the...
January 30, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 12, 2013
New Akeley City Council looks at employee issues
Citizens arrived in number for the changing of the guard in Akeley this week, the newly elected officials grappling with contentious employee...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2012
Akeley mayor, council member bid adieu; table increases
Akeley residents witnessed a contentious council meeting Wednesday night as mayor Jennifer Mitchell and Terry Chalich bid farewell to their roles. A consent agenda proposal to increase clerk-treasurer Sebrina Hegg's hours from 24 to 36 per week drew criticism from council member...
December 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
October 17, 2012
Akeley forum marked by 'no shows'
Akeley's Monday night candidates' forum was more illuminating for the proverbial empty chairs than it was for the discussion about the city's...
October 17, 2012 - 4:01pm
September 15, 2012
Akeley water scare over following two days of drama
Akeley's don't-use-the- water warning - necessitated by a cut lock and open door at the municipal water tower Monday night - was lifted by 4:25 p.m. Wednesday, the council subsequently agreeing to look into a security system for the building. City maintenance supervisor Frank Thelin...
September 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2012
Hegg is Akeley's clerk- treasurer
Sebrina Hegg has accepted the clerk-treasurer position in Akeley. The council interviewed five candidates for the post Wednesday, also selecting a deputy clerk, who declined the position. The council will reconvene to consider the matter. Mayor Jennifer Mitchell did not indicate...
August 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 11, 2012
Paul Bunyan statue's repairs under scrutiny
Akeley's Paul Bunyan is a bit disheveled, and will likely remain that way until the city council hears from the League of Minnesota Cities regarding...
August 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 28, 2012
Akeley employees abruptly resign
Akeley's clerk-treasurer and part-time clerk assistant have resigned following a special council meeting Tuesday night for an "employee performance review." Denise Rittgers and Susan Walter left letters of resignation and office keys with maintenance supervisor Frank Thelin Wednesday...
July 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 25, 2012
Akeley in turmoil after city staff quits abruptly
Akeley's clerk-treasurer Denise Rittgers and part-time clerk assistant Susan Walter have resigned following a special council meeting Tuesday night for an "employee performance review." Rittgers met in a closed meeting for about 45 minutes with council members Trygve Karl, Terry...
July 25, 2012 - 1:58pm
Joint powers agreement under review
Members of the Eastern Hubbard County Fire District have agreed to review and present proposed changes to the "amended and restated" joint powers agreement at the September meeting. The revised agreement was drafted at the request of fire board members, which is comprised of representatives...
July 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 14, 2012
Akeley to draft capital improvement plan, reviewing new EHCFD joint powers agreement
The Akeley Council agreed to move forward with drafting a capital improvement plan for the city, Dick Grabko of SEH stating this would be at no cost at this point. Grabko explained the plan would include possible projects that could be initiated within a five-year period, including...
July 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 11, 2012
ECHFD struggles over records
A power struggle over the records of the East Hubbard County Fire Department and First Responders has spilled into the legal arena. A letter June 28 from the departments' attorney essentially states Fire Chief Lee Johnson and daughter Sabrina Hegg, who heads the First Responders...
July 11, 2012 - 1:00pm