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Bemidji joins 130 Minnesota cities to oppose sale of strong alcohol in grocery, convenience stores
Theft of mother's tombstone worsens split as family enters court battle in western Minnesota
Minnesota man arrested in connection with multi-county burglaries
'Race' called a factor in Minnesota reservation jail appeal
Veterans and victory gardens: World War II program July 21 in Akeley
Fall rules meeting set for Park Rapids athletes
Park Rapids to host American Legion baseball tournament
Legion sweeps at Walker to close regular season
Minnesota native gymnast who was first to speak up about Nasser sex abuse to be honored
Three Lynx named to WNBA All-Star team
Roger Dean Helland
Maureen Carolyn "Reni" Hendrickx
Virginia Ginger Diane Guptill
John "Jack" G. Thielen
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
Headwaters Adult Day Services opens on Hollinger
Enbridge will give Minnesota landowners more time to decide fate of old pipeline
Interactive Look: The U.S. exports $135 billion in farm products each year. Here's a closer look.
Watching a kid grow up in 4-H
Place a Business Announcement
Horochowski exhibit opens Friday at Nemeth Art Center
Dagen resigns from Nemeth Art Center
Monroe Crossing headlining at Sounds of Spirit Lake
Moondance Jam starts rocking Wednesday in Walker
Mosaics unveiled at DAC
COLA COLUMN: Focusing our "Eyes on the Water" helps protect our healthy lakes
Family Fun Night features lure-making clinic
COLUMN: History in the making: Hubbard County's North Country Trail
BIRDWISE: The sound of silence
ABOUT FISHING: The Fourth of July and a rubber, gray mouse
COMMENTARY: Don't just follow the crowd on "crowdfunding" websites
IT'S OUR TURN: Consider ranked-choice voting system
COMMENTARY: What the pledge means
COMMENTARY: A holiday reminder about aquatic invasive species in Hubbard County
Commentary: We should stop lowering the flags for mass shootings
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Park Rapids Schools
November 25, 2017
School concession stands facing greater scrutiny
A renewed emphasis on food safety by the Minnesota Department of Health necessitates changes to Park Rapids Schools' concession stands. Food cannot be stored or prepared in a private home. All foods, beverages and ice must be obtained from an approved commercial source. Any food...
November 25, 2017 - 11:00am
March 11, 2015
Flipped classroom presented to Park Rapids school board
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM firstname.lastname@example.org Park Rapids Area School math teachers gave a lesson to the school board during Monday’s meeting at the Frank White Education Center. Not so much a lesson in the mathematical application sense, but rather a presentation...
March 11, 2015 - 3:36pm
August 27, 2014
Park Rapids schools ready for students
By Anna Erickson email@example.com Park Rapids Area School District is ready to start the 2014-15 school year, with buildings polished and teachers equipped with the latest technology. Teachers are readying classrooms and preparing for students to arrive next...
August 27, 2014 - 10:55am
April 30, 2014
Free breakfast offered for all PR students in May
It’s been said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and Park Rapids Area School District supports that statement. Starting...
April 30, 2014 - 2:42pm
May 25, 2013
Park Rapids students learn life skills in building class
BY JEAN RUZICKA firstname.lastname@example.org A house has once again emerged in the Park Rapids Area High School’s north parking lot,...
May 25, 2013 - 12:01pm
August 8, 2012
Park Rapids celebrating student success
Park Rapids will use recently reported Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment test scores to continue improving student performance. Century principal Joleen DeLaHunt said a leadership team has already met and is setting goals for the next year. "There is a really great trend of pluses"...
August 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 9, 2012
Superintendent worked to move schools forward
"These will be tough shoes to fill," Park Rapids School Board chair Sherry Safratowich said of superintendent Glenn Chiodo's resignation. Safratowich speaks from experience, having served for two decades on the board and working with five superintendents, two on an interim basis. "He...
May 9, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 4, 2012
Park Rapids school budget is approved
The Park Rapids School Board approved several "budget adjustments" Monday night in the form of non-renewals of contracts, reductions and an unrequested leave of absence. The decisions, superintendent Glenn Chiodo explained, are based on budgets. No one in the district is retiring...
April 4, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 14, 2012
Retirements a factor in next year's school budget
Several teachers could face non-renewal of their positions this fall if the Park Rapids Area School Board approves proposed budget adjustments at its next meeting. Several factors were included when looking at the budget, said Park Rapids Superintendent Glenn Chiodo Monday night....
March 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 28, 2011
Uniforms could return for gym at middle school
Park Rapids middle school students could be required to wear uniforms for physical education classes once again. Century School Principal Joleen...
September 28, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 7, 2011
First day farewells
September 7, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 17, 2011
Park Rapids schools gearing up for students
Administrators and faculty in Park Rapids are gearing up for school with just a few weeks until school begins Sept. 6. "Enrollment is solid," said Park Rapids Area Schools superintendent Glenn Chiodo at Monday night's School Board meeting. The numbers are looking about the same...
August 17, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2011
State funding shift a concern for Park Rapids District
"The district continues to be in the banking business," Park Rapids school superintendent Glenn Chiodo told the board this week. He is referring to the budget agreement between Republican leadership and Governor Mark Dayton that's calling for a 60-40 funding shift to the state's...
July 20, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 25, 2011
School's fund balance is improving in Park Rapids
Park Rapids School District business manager Carol Hutchinson reported "slightly improved fund balances in all funds," for the 2010-11 school year at this week's board meeting. But from an historical perspective, this is an understatement. The projected general fund balance of $1,630,552...
June 25, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 11, 2011
Park Rapids board bids farewell to longtime principal Gravalin
Century School principal Bruce Gravalin bid farewell this week at his "last official school board meeting," closing a 37-year career in education. "I've enjoyed the last three years as much as any, despite the added workload," he said of assuming the leadership role for both the...
June 11, 2011 - 1:00pm