Visitors to the Bite of Park Rapids Street Fair will find food and much more on the menu Sunday, July 10 in downtown Park Rapids. In addition to local restaurants serving "bites" of interesting fare, the event will feature live music, face painting, a bouncy park, food contests and beer garden. This year, several community organizations also will participate. The fun runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., plenty of time to enjoy tasting, sampling, enjoying music and shopping on Main Street.
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Sunday, July 3 at 11:08 a.m., the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a drive-by shooting in the city of Cass Lake. Officers responded to the scene and were subsequently notified a gunshot victim had arrived at the hospital. The victim was flown to Sanford Hospital in Fargo. The victim was identified as Robert Sayers, 26, of Golden Valley. The incident remains under investigation with the assistance of the MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.
The Northern Light Opera Company, thanks to a grant from 3M Community Funds and in cooperation from the Pine Point School District, will present NLOKids Theater Workshop for children ages...
The State Patrol continues to investigate a hit-and- run crash that claimed the life of a 10-year- old girl in Aitkin County Friday night. Caylin Donovan of Lake Park, Minn., was struck and killed just before 8 p.m. while walking on Highway 18 near Mille Lacs Lake. Emergency Communication Networks Investigators are asking anyone who was in the area on June 10 between Homeland Security and Emergency Management 7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. to call Lt. Adam Fulton at 218-316- 3025 with any information about the incident or if they saw Caylin before the crash.
Miscellaneous: May 9:A Park Rapids caller reported someone littering; A Park Rapids caller complained of a truck parked on a residential street with the engine running, the exhaust is giving her a headache; An order for protection (OFP) violation was reported in Park Rapids; A vehi
The following information contains felony charges from complaints filed recently in Hubbard County District Court. Fleeing a peace officer Daniel Robert Church, 32, of Bemidji was charged with one count...
Forum Communications announced this week the company has named Kevin Cederstrom as general manager of the Park Rapids Enterprise. Cederstrom is the current editor of the Enterprise and will oversee the day to day operations as general manager. He will continue his role as managing editor.
Miscellaneous: May 5:
Park Rapids Area High School will hold a mock distracted driving accident scene for students grades 9-12 on Thursday afternoon at 12:30 in the north parking lot of the high school. Local police, Hubbard sheriff, fire, ambulance, rescue squad and airvac will be involved in the mock distracted driving accident exercise. Following the mock accident a guest speaker will be in the auditorium to speak on distractive driving.
Chris and Lynn Niemeyer of Park Rapids and Ken Holets of New Hope and Wayne and Caroline Witt of Windom announce the engagement of their children, Jean Denise Niemeyer and Jamie John Holets. Jean graduated from ParkRapids Area High School in 2008. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in advertising at Minnesota State University Moorhead in 2012. She is currently employed by International Dairy Queen in Edina.