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Park Rapids Enterprise
Bemidji's Citizen Patrol disbands after 20 years
Back-to-school expenses vary as supply lists add up
Task force proposes web-based Park Rapids Volunteer Network
Final EIS issued for proposed Line 3
Park Rapids treated to partial solar eclipse
Local seniors proving tennis is a sport for a lifetime
Panthers open season by hosting two events
Northwoods Triathlon binds Engebretson family
Fisher defends Women's Club Championship
Grossinger, Agre defend Northwoods Triathlon titles
Malissa Lorraine Rogers
Robert "Bob" E. Andrus
Mason J. Smith
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Basic Business Cents: Learning about your processes
Carters upgrade look of Red Wagon Market
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Violinist, saxophonist close Noon Hour Concert series
'Farewell Milwaukee' wraps up 2nd Street Stage
Enjoy big band music at next Noon Hour Concert
Muhm featured poet for First City Poetry Reads
Australian blues singer at Sounds of Spirit Lake
Weaver poses questions regarding fishing tournaments
Upcoming North Country Trail hikes planned
Favorite summer crappie fishing patterns
Floating the Crow Wing River
Biologists monitoring wolf movements near Duluth
Commentary: Save those encyclopedias
Sen. Utke applauds swift disaster relief for Clearwater County
Letter to the editor: Americans must meet North Korea's challenge
Editorial: How to defuse hate-filled protests
Administration in a hurry to get building design
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
Park Rapids City Council
November 20, 2010
Property owners call new city fees unfair
"This isn't fair" was the overwhelming theme of remarks from business owners Wednesday night at a storm water utility informational meeting. The...
November 20, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 13, 2010
City votes to give Armory project second $150,000 loan
Each trip outside the Armory building reaffirms to Alan Zemek he's embarked on a meaningful mission to save the geriatric structure from the...
November 13, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 18, 2010
Council debates rules regarding low bids
The Park Rapids City Council accepted a low bid for a new squad car from Walker Ford, even though it was just $100 less than the local Park Rapids Ford bid. City officials say the city's hands are tied because of the city's ordinance. "The last squad car was purchased in 2007...
September 18, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 21, 2010
Revolving Loan Fund in place to help businesses attain growth potential
Park Rapids is developing a Revolving Loan Fund to utilize several pools of economic development funds. The RLF will use funds from past state or federal assistance, including funds from the Minnesota Investment Fund and the Urban Development Action Grant. The total now is about...
July 21, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 17, 2010
Park Rapids to play catch up with CIP
Park Rapids city staff is proposing an aggressive Capital Improvement Plan over the next five years. "We've been neglecting our CIP equipment" and other projects for years, said city administrator Bill Smith. He said the city needs to catch up on those projects. A CIP is a document...
July 17, 2010 - 3:00pm
Nordberg is selected to fill city council seat
Rod Nordberg has been selected to fill a temporary Park Rapids City Council seat while Dave W. Konshok is deployed to Afghanistan with his U.S....
July 17, 2010 - 3:00pm
June 26, 2010
City audit shows a healthy financial prognosis - for now
The city of Park Rapids has maintained a healthy fund balance despite a tough recession. The 2009 auditor's report was presented Tuesday at...
June 26, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 29, 2010
Downtown employee parking a perennial concern
Park Rapids City Council members voted down a request for 30 minute parking signs in downtown to stay away from precedence. Dave Konshok ...
May 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 22, 2010
City cracks down on long grass, dandelions in yards
Grass has been growing quickly after warm weather and rain and Park Rapids city officials are asking citizens to take care of their lawn before...
May 22, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 19, 2010
Park Rapids receives 'OK' to advertise for bidding of Main Avenue project
The Park Rapids City Council is advertising for bids for the Main Avenue reconstruction project. "We incurred difficulties in proceeding with the project because we're waiting on federal dollars but MnDOT is making some provisions," said city administrator Bill Smith. The city...
May 19, 2010 - 1:00pm
Value of two commercial parcels lowered after recommendation by assessor
Two commercial properties in Park Rapids received a decreased valuation after it was deemed they were too high. The Park Rapids local board...
May 19, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 15, 2010
It's official: Nitrate levels close well
With another well sealed off due to high nitrate levels, the Park Rapids City Council is considering a watering ban if it becomes necessary. "One...
May 15, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 1, 2010
Nitrate levels threaten to close additional wells
Park Rapids' geriatric system of shallow wells could topple like dominos in the coming years, much like senior citizens on wobbly walkers. Nitrate...
May 1, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 24, 2010
Road project bids to be approved
The Park Rapids City Council will approve bids for the southwest road construction project Tuesday. The utility and road work will begin later...
April 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
April 21, 2010
Proposed ice skating rink in Depot Park would have northwoods feel
A community ice skating rink is being proposed for Depot Park in Park Rapids. Paul Larson, newly appointed to the Park Rapids Park Board, presented...
April 21, 2010 - 1:00pm