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Sheriff warns residents to stay off Little Sand Lake
Entrepreneur for a Day: Fifth graders delve into how to start a business
ASTROBOB: Voyager 1 Fires Thrusters After 37 Years, Gets New Lease On Life
ATVs plunge through thin ice on Grace and Island lakes, one fatality
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Panthers win eight events in dual win over Bemidji
Clark, Dravis win titles at Big Bear
Panthers sink Lakers to remain undefeated
Panthers pick up pace in 91-73 win over Frazee
EGF shuts out Panthers
Lillian Evelyn (McDougall) Ryther
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
Snowy owls head south
Northland Nature Journal: True 'snowbirds' have migrated to Minnesota
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Letter to Editor: Never venture onto ice without floatation system
Commentary: U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar writes about making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
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
League of Women Voters
August 30, 2017
League Basics: Learn about 97 years of empowering voters
The public is invited to a program Wednesday, Sept. 6 at Northwoods Bank Community Room to learn more about League of Women Voters. League has been operating for 97 years providing education and advocacy to strengthen our county's voting systems. A meet and greet with coffee and cake...
August 30, 2017 - 8:01am
July 22, 2017
Letter to the editor: Park Rapids a pollinator friendly city
The City of Park Rapids is to be applauded for helping residents to create a more pollinator (including bees) friendly city. At their July 25 meeting, 6 p.m. in the Park Rapids Library, the revised ordinance will be on the consent agenda for final adoption. The ordinance will still...
July 22, 2017 - 11:13am
April 8, 2017
Guest Editorial: Eliminating Election Day voter registration not supported by facts
The commentary published by Rep. Steve Green (March 29, 2017) as a follow-up to his comments at the Park Rapids Area League of Women Voters Legislative Town Hall (February 22, 2017) adds further confusion rather than clarification. Rep. Green attempts to defend his citation of 24,000...
April 8, 2017 - 4:45pm
March 29, 2017
Commentary: Voter fraud by the numbers
At recent League of Women Voters forum in Park Rapids, a question came up regarding voter fraud. It was not part of the schedule and I did not have actual numbers with me. So when asked, I recalled there were indications of fraud in the 2008 elections. I mentioned the number 24,000...
March 29, 2017 - 10:41am
March 10, 2017
Letter: Attack on public recreation land
On Saturday, Feb. 18 the League of Women Voters sponsored a conversation with three Republican legislators. Representative Green and Senator Utke have authored or co-authored six bills that would in various ways reduce the amount of public land available to the public for all kinds...
March 10, 2017 - 12:51pm
March 4, 2017
Letter: Representative Green has the facts wrong
Rep. Green, please stop casting unfounded aspersions on our voting system. On Feb. 18 at the League of Women Voters meeting in Park Rapids, Rep. Steve Green more than once made the statement that there were 24,000 same day voter registrations in the 2008 Coleman-Franken Minnesota...
March 4, 2017 - 1:58pm
February 22, 2017
Constituents flock to town hall meeting
More than 70 constituents jammed into the Northwoods Bank community room Saturday to voice their concerns to their Minnesota legislators. They...
February 22, 2017 - 1:38pm
January 18, 2017
Teens, adults urged to join 'community reads together' project
Avid readers of all ages are invited to participate in "a community reads together project." A nonfiction book and a young adult novel —...
January 18, 2017 - 10:00am
October 26, 2016
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month through stories, dance
November is Native American Heritage Month. It is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions and histories and to acknowledge...
October 26, 2016 - 10:00am
September 21, 2016
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
On Sept. 8, League of Women Voters (LWV) Park Rapids Area held its annual fall membership gathering at the Good Life Cafe. It was a chance for members and friends to gather and hear about the importance of the league and LWV membership during this important election cycle. Terry Kalil,...
September 21, 2016 - 8:53am
February 14, 2016
Local legislators discuss issues at League of Women Voters forum
The League of Women Voters invited Minnesota legislators Sen. Rod Skoe (DFL-Dist.2) and Rep. Steve Green (R-2B) to share insights on issues likely to be addressed in the upcoming session, which begins March 2. Subjects broached by moderator Carolynne White ranged from Mnsure to campaign...
February 14, 2016 - 11:06am
April 1, 2015
LWV to present info session on rural water
Park Rapids League of Women Voters has been holding a series of programs this year about our unique and vital resource - water. Managing groundwater is a huge responsibility for the citizens of this area.
April 1, 2015 - 5:02pm