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Park Rapids Enterprise
A conservation retro-fit: Pine Haven Christian Assembly installs pavers, rain gardens to reduce stormwater erosion
Protesters lock down site in Superior
After Hurricane Harvey, Bakken oil in demand
Parents experience eye-opening education at Top Secret Project
Park Rapids City approves Wellhead Protection Plan
EGF defeats Panthers; Nevis, UNC roll to wins
McCollum, Carlson power Panthers past PR-B
Panthers pull away for a win at Fosston
Braves battle back to defeat Wildcats
Panthers see winning streak snapped
Hazel Nanny Schleicher
Eva Della Fritz
Ardis G. Christen
Gerald L. "Jerry" Willet
Darrel Wayne Adams
Park Theater receives local gift
Basic Business Cents: Managership vs. Leadership
Krautkremers purchase Beds Plus
Northern Bait celebrates 25 years providing live bait for Minnesota's anglers
Challenges of retailing today
Music in the park planned Sept. 23
Annie Humphrey performing in Park Rapids Sept. 29
Historian to discuss anniversary of Lindbergh's flight
Teen pianist receives Medici Project funding
Park Rapids community values children and literacy
Think pink: Father welcomes hunting season with daughters, son
Public input sought on fishing regulations at Itasca State Park
Reflections of a season to come: Fall
Weaver poses questions regarding fishing tournaments
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Mystery plant has edible berries
Letter to Editor: Sen. Franken's stance indicates Christians need not apply
Letter to Editor: Osage shooting range permit again denied
Editorial: Now Dayton, lawmakers have to work together
Editorial: Park Rapids grad provides motivational message
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
March 26, 2015
Local singer re-enacts music, history of early 1800s
By SHANNON GEISEN email@example.com Armed with banjo and tambourine, local folk singer and actor Mark Bridge will perform...
March 26, 2015 - 8:25am
March 23, 2015
Upcoming events March 24 - July 19
TUESDAY, MARCH 24 The Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning presents the talented speech competitors from the Park Rapids High School from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Northwoods Bank of Park Rapids community room. Students will perform a variety of speeches, ranging from dramatic interpretation...
March 23, 2015 - 8:48am
February 25, 2015
Pioneer in straw bale gardening to speak at Park Rapids Library
You’ll find a bumper crop of vegetable gardening information at a March 4 presentation by Joel Karsten. The Minnesota author of “Straw Bale Gardens” will share a new and thoroughly innovative gardening technique at the Park Rapids Area Library Wednesday, March 4 at 10:30...
February 25, 2015 - 12:04pm
February 11, 2015
Upcoming events Feb. 21 - April 20
SATURDAY, FEB. 21 Enjoy a winter evening on snowshoes as the light of lanterns guides your way along the Schoolcraft Trail in Itasca State Park between 5:30 and 8 p.m. Meet at the Mary Gibbs Mississippi Headwaters Center and snowshoe at your own pace during this drop-in program....
February 11, 2015 - 12:40pm
February 7, 2015
History Player to visit Park Rapids Library
Discover what day-to-day life was like for a Fort Snelling military doctor and learn about his other duties, such as keeping the first weather...
February 7, 2015 - 4:53pm
January 28, 2015
Guest speaker shares strategies for arts center
By SHANNON GEISEN firstname.lastname@example.org Armory project supporters are investigating other art centers in Minnesota, studying their operating budgets and marketing strategies. Ryan Heinritz, executive director of the Paradise Center for the Arts, recently met with a...
January 28, 2015 - 11:31am
January 21, 2015
Artists, writers welcome to find inspiration at weekly Terrapin Station gathering
By shannon geisen email@example.com Psychedelic lights spiral throughout the blue-lit room and mellow tunes emanate from the...
January 21, 2015 - 11:33am
Heartland 106 snowmobile race will be on lake
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org The Heartland 106 Snowmobile Race is returning to Park Rapids despite limited snow cover....
January 21, 2015 - 10:59am
December 28, 2014
Unique New Year’s traditions from around the world
Some people may find it strange to withstand freezing temperatures and gusty winds just to stand in the center of Times Square in New York City to catch a glimpse of a bejeweled ball drop at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve. Yet this tradition may seem tame when compared...
December 28, 2014 - 11:59am
Volunteers enjoy Christmas Day work
By Sarah Smith email@example.com Tasha Maninga has perfected the art of serving when hundreds of people come for Christmas...
December 28, 2014 - 11:44am
December 24, 2014
Santa Claus came to town
The holiday spirit is alive and well, 162 families and 50 foster children received gifts for Christmas, thanks to community support. Chairing...
December 24, 2014 - 12:55pm
December 7, 2014
State Christmas tree shines at the U.S. Capitol
By Forum News Service STAFF REPORTS A tree felled from northern Minnesota’s Chippewa National Forest was lit Tuesday as the official 2014...
December 7, 2014 - 10:06am
Wanted: Preschoolers for ‘MOO!’ adventures
The Park Rapids Area Library will be participating in “Once Upon A Reader,” a statewide one-book program sponsored by the Council of Regional Public Library System Administrators and funded from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Public libraries across the state...
December 7, 2014 - 9:57am
Upcoming events Dec. 12-14
FRIDAY, DEC. 12 A spaghetti dinner and silent auction to benefit Marti Fischer is scheduled from 4-7 p.m. at the Park Rapids American Legion. Fischer, a nurse at Essentia Health, was diagnosed with an incurable condition. Proceeds from the freewill donation will help pay her medical...
December 7, 2014 - 9:54am
Going for gold: Local Girl Scout earns top honor
By shannon geisen firstname.lastname@example.org Katy Spears has joined an elite group of women. She earned Girl Scouts’ highest and...
December 7, 2014 - 9:51am