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Sculptures revealed at Red Bridge Park
'Heartland Lakes' is new community brand
Paul Bunyan Days celebrates 70 years
Man, 76, drowns in northern Minnesota lake
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
Pre-registration is open for Firecracker Footrace
Clay Dusters qualify for state tournament
Carlson, Overmyer earn medals at NSIC meet
Vaudrin concludes career at NSIC meet
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Ralph Nelson Morben
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
4th of July
July 8, 2017
Fireworks over Fish Hook
This year's Independence Day celebration went out in patriotic style as hundreds of spectators filled Heartland and Red Bridge Parks, along with...
July 8, 2017 - 11:34am
July 4, 2017
Editorial: America's birthday - by the numbers
On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence, setting the 13 colonies on the road to freedom as a sovereign nation. This most American of holidays is marked with typical festivities ranging from fireworks, parades and concerts to more casual family...
July 4, 2017 - 8:34am
July 3, 2017
Recipe: Enjoying the Fourth
Happy Independence Day everyone! I cannot believe July is already here, but let's get out there and enjoy it while we can. Happy barbecuing and stay safe this weekend. Enjoy that day off in the middle of the week. Watermelon Cooler
July 3, 2017 - 9:27am
July 1, 2017
Editorial: Law enforcement on extra DWI patrol this 4th of July week
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, county sheriffs' offices, and other public safety agencies statewide will step up patrols for intoxicated boaters this weekend as part of Operation Dry Water, a national campaign aimed at deterring drinking and boating. The goal is to...
July 1, 2017 - 12:39pm
June 28, 2017
Parade, fireworks to highlight 4th of July celebration
The Park Rapids 4th of July Parade helps highlight the annual Independence Day celebration. The parade begins at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4 through...
June 28, 2017 - 3:35pm
July 6, 2016
Park Rapids 4th of July fireworks show blasts past rain
The threat of rain jeopardized this year’s Park Rapids Fourth of July fireworks display and the weather delay led many to abandon Red Bridge...
July 6, 2016 - 1:43pm
Fourth of July parade delights Park Rapids crowd
The stars and stripes were prominent among parade participants and spectators celebrating Independence Day. Above, the Park Rapids Friendly Squares...
July 6, 2016 - 9:25am
June 27, 2016
Staking claim to title ‘Fireworks Capital of Minnesota'
The annual 4th of July celebration is still a few weeks away but fireworks fundraising and organization efforts continue for one of Park Rapids’ largest events. Those efforts and financial contributions from the community make Park Rapids the self-proclaimed "July 4th Fireworks...
June 27, 2016 - 4:49pm
July 4, 2015
Good times on the 4th of July
The Fourth of July really is the best holiday. This weekend marks all that is good in the Midwest. We’re at the peak of summer weather perfect for barbecues, boat parades and bonfires. Downtown festivals, street parades,outdoor music, rodeos and, of course, fireworks. This is...
July 4, 2015 - 1:33pm
June 26, 2013
4th of July parade grand marshals named
By Anna Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org Independence Day, commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence, will...
June 26, 2013 - 12:09pm
July 8, 2009
Fourth of July festivities a blast
Perfect. That's how some people are describing the Fourth of July weekend in Park Rapids. "What was wonderful to see was the community coming...
July 8, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 1, 2009
Celebrate Independence Day with a bang!
For the fleet of foot Start the day early with a 5K or 10K run/walk at Heartland Park. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for the 9 a.m. race. Those interested in participating in the run are encouraged to pre-register for a lesser fee at www.parkrapidsrunning.com. Registration...
July 1, 2009 - 1:00pm