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Park Rapids Enterprise
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
Track and field day: Century students run in the sun
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
Candidate filing period opens
Operation Round Up awards $45,000 to local programs
Panthers defeat Roseau, TRF in section playoffs
Prepare now for a safe boating season
Senior athletes honored at All Sports Banquet
Panthers rated in state softball, baseball polls
Golfers tune up for subsection tournament at Blueberry Pines
Richard "Ric" Arthur Hayes
Janet Louise Turbyne Ahern
Corwin Arthur Myers
Pamela Jean Evenson
Tawny Dog Park opens in Park Rapids
Despite late start, farmers optimistic about getting crops in for the season
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Place a Business Announcement
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
Menahga artist wins award at Youth Art Exhibit
Three Park Rapids students win awards at national PTA contest
Nemeth Art Center launches new art, live music events
Movie Review: Third 'Avengers' is a stunningly well-made feature
Prepare now for a safe boating season
Whopping walleye catch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Bird Wise: Catch a wave and you're sitting on top of the world
North Country Trail Column: Adopt a hiking trail on National Trails Day
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
Letter to Editor: Looking for Osage descendants
Letter to Editor: Animals need better legal safeguards
Letter to Editor: Lizakowski's rebuttal to allegations
Commentary: Oil, water and the judges
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
May 16, 2018
Ride Heartland Trail for May 19 bike opener
Pump some air in those bike tires. Dust off the helmet. Get ready to put muscles in motion. The fourth annual Minnesota Bike Opener celebrates...
May 16, 2018 - 5:46pm
November 22, 2017
Public invited to weigh in on criteria for proposed sculpture trail
The Park Rapids Arts and Culture Advisory Commission recently completed an Arts and Culture Plan for the city. One of the plan's high priority...
November 22, 2017 - 11:30am
September 20, 2017
Headwaters 100 re-routed due to road construction
The Heartland Trail takes center stage in this year's Headwaters 100. Road construction on Highway 71 between Itasca State Park and Lake George...
September 20, 2017 - 9:00am
August 21, 2016
Sen. Skoe hopes to ‘expedite’ Heartland Spur
State Senator Rod Skoe (DFL-District 2) met with various community organizations Wednesday. A citizen-led task force discussed a $350,000 state...
August 21, 2016 - 10:32am
June 1, 2016
Heartland Trail funding in limbo
Supporters of the Heartland State Trail project are among those holding their breath in anticipation of a special legislative session being called by Gov. Mark Dayton this week. Funding to complete a Frazee-Detroit Lakes extension to the multi-purpose recreational trail was included...
June 1, 2016 - 8:52am
October 31, 2015
City seeks funding to extend Heartland Trail
The city planning department is seeking federal grant funding to complete the city’s portion of a Heartland Trail extension by 2019, including getting the trail safely across Highway 71. The city council on Tuesday approved by a vote of 3-1 a request by the planning department...
October 31, 2015 - 8:53am
October 18, 2015
County board considers Heartland Spur plan
Hubbard County Commissioners heard an update on the proposed Heartland Spur this week, the trail, if funded, sending bikers, hikers and snowmobilers on an approximately 25-mile jaunt from CSAH 4 just east of Park Rapids to Itasca State Park. The trail corridor is considered a destination...
October 18, 2015 - 8:23am
August 15, 2015
‘Tour de Ruth’ heads over the Heartland
Ruth Bakken celebrated her 80th birthday Thursday by bicycling down the Heartland Trail, bound for Laporte via Walker and returning, a notable...
August 15, 2015 - 9:25am
March 2, 2011
Heartland Trail improvements could be done with grant funds
The Park Rapids City Council gave its blessing last week to move forward on applications for two grants for Heartland Trail improvements. At...
March 2, 2011 - 1:00pm
November 3, 2010
DNR proposal would extend Heartland Trail from PR to Moorhead
Department of Natural Resources officials report plans for the Heartland Trail Extension from Park Rapids to Moorhead are moving forward. Suzanne Rhees, principal planner for the project, said she's looking to receive approval of the master plan by year's end. "It's a collaborative...
November 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
November 4, 2009
Cities seek bonding funds for the Heartland Trail extension
The 100-mile multi-use Heartland Trail extension from Park Rapids to Moorhead is estimated at $24 million. City officials asked state senators Wednesday night for bonding money to help with the cost. "If we get money in state bonding (form), we can get this done," former Detroit...
November 4, 2009 - 1:01pm
October 10, 2009
Heartland Trail extension may run from Frazee to DL
It might be easy to dismiss a bicycle trail as a lightweight economic development opportunity, but Guy Fischer, housing and economic development...
October 10, 2009 - 1:29pm
September 26, 2009
Heartland Trail to stop at Kaywood
A Heartland Trail extension project in Park Rapids is nearly complete. The extension heads east from the trail just north of Summerfield Place...
September 26, 2009 - 1:00pm