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Park Rapids council appoints new city planner
Thank Meal organizers seek pies, volunteers
City liquor stores ranked in state auditor's report
Yuletide Sampler and tree-lighting ceremony kick off holiday season
Park Rapids' water towers due for repairs
Two quick goals in third period spark Morris/Benson past Panthers
Crandall family shares hunting photos
Cross-country teams showed improvement all season
Former player takes over as Panthers' head girls hockey coach
Ulvin drops time, places 20th at state swim meet
Jacky Caroline Larison
Susan "Sue" Traxler
Robert "Bob" J. Schoneberger
Vicki Ann Cheney
Minnesota unemployment rate remains steady
Donahue wins 3Mgives Volunteer Award
Agriculturalists work to control spread of Palmer amaranth
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
Low pathogenic avian flu found in second Minnesota flock
Place a Business Announcement
Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
Can't beat the feeling: Minnesota native crowned 2018 American Beatbox Champion
Community band concert this Sunday
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
5th-H stages 'Kid Frankenstein'
Crandall family shares hunting photos
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Wanted: Recent hunting photos for the Enterprise
A successful bear hunt
COMMENTARY: Lend your expertise to ACTION Park Rapids Lakes Area
MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE: Know your voting rights
Minnesota Attorney General: Computer scams
Minnesota Department of Health: October is 'Let's Talk Month'
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 8, 2018
Minnesota Democrats pick new House Speaker
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Democrats in the House of Representatives on Thursday night elected that chamber's next speaker and majority leader in...
November 8, 2018 - 11:01pm
November 7, 2018
Minnesota voters set up the only split Legislature
ST. PAUL --The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party on Tuesday flipped control of the state House of Representatives while Republicans held...
November 7, 2018 - 5:22pm
July 4, 2018
Minnesota's DMV system under scrutiny of 4 watchdog investigations
ST. PAUL—A Minnesota government watchdog agency is running four separate probes related to the state's troubled computer system for vehicle...
July 4, 2018 - 9:34pm
June 5, 2018
Record number of women running for Minnesota House
ST. PAUL — Overshadowed by a mad dash of last-minute candidates seeking Minnesota's top offices, an apparent record number of women have...
June 5, 2018 - 9:26pm
April 17, 2018
Proposed Minnesota law aims to crack down on protesters, but protesters are protesting
ST. PAUL—As the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission prepares to vote this June on Enbridge Energy Co.'s controversial Line 3 replacement...
April 17, 2018 - 6:14pm
March 31, 2018
Guest Editorial: Expand camera access to courtrooms
For more than 30 years, every state bordering Minnesota — Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota — has allowed cameras in its courtrooms, boosting the public's understanding of legal proceedings and its confidence in the criminal-justice system. And how many documented...
March 31, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 21, 2018
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
ST. PAUL—They came to the Minnesota Capitol frustrated and angry. Many cried as they told their stories; some struggled to hold back sobs of grief. "I don't have politically correct words to say what I've seen," Corey Tanner told a Senate committee investigating the abuse of...
February 21, 2018 - 6:31pm
January 17, 2018
Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Minnesota Senate Capital Investment Committee held a meeting in Bemidji Wednesday, Jan. 17, before an audience of veterans...
January 17, 2018 - 5:26pm
September 23, 2017
A need in northwest Minnesota: Senate majority leader visits Bemidji to talk veterans home initiative
State Senate leadership met Wednesday with members of the Northwest Minnesota Veterans Home Task Force in Bemidji to discuss the project's status and what to expect in the next legislative session. The roundtable event was the latest in a nearly decade-long effort by local officials...
September 23, 2017 - 10:00am
August 13, 2017
Mix-up at Capitol grand opening party over booze breaks state law
ST. PAUL—With all the major details checked and double checked to celebrate the Minnesota Capitol's grand restoration, one little thing was overlooked: the booze. Specifically, the state law requiring all wines, beer and spirits at the Capitol celebration to be Minnesota-made....
August 13, 2017 - 11:40am
Enterprise editorial: LGA remains a top priority for Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
The Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) is a nonpartisan advocacy organization representing 90 cities in Greater Minnesota. The coalition works to educate legislators about issues that most affect small cities like Park Rapids. On Tuesday, Elizabeth Wefel of the CGMC presented...
August 13, 2017 - 9:14am
July 26, 2017
State to provide funds to counties for election equipment
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon stopped in Hubbard County last week as he toured the state talking about the need to replace aging election...
July 26, 2017 - 9:07am
May 31, 2017
Commentary: Historic tax and transportation bills highlight 2017 legislative achievements
On Friday morning, the Minnesota House of Representatives and Senate concluded the special session, passing the final bills that comprise the 2018-2019 biennium budget. In all, the legislature passed seven bills during special session: Taxes, Transportation, State Government, Health...
May 31, 2017 - 1:16pm
2017 Legislature: Not much to brag about
Proclamations of great achievement started pumping out of St. Paul early last Tuesday, not long after the clock ran out on Minnesota's latest lawmaking session. "The 2017 legislative session will be one of the most productive in recent history," Minnesota Senate Republicans declared...
May 31, 2017 - 9:45am
May 25, 2017
Guest editorial: The budget and the damage done
When Minnesotans voted for the Legacy Amendment, we agreed to increase our own taxes to help ensure funding for the state's environmental and cultural legacy needs. At the time, I bet few of us likely thought those new taxes would eventually be used as a tool to patch our highways,...
May 25, 2017 - 10:01am