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Kids from a Sebeka summer rec program were among the many who wished Smokey Bear a happy 75th birthday Thursday.
Happy birthday, Smokey
1 hour 52 min ago
The pie social featured homemade pies of all varieties, including creamy rhubarb and old-fashioned cherry. Baked by community members,the pies were sold to raise funds for maintaining the park shelter. (Photos by Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise)
Laporte celebrated independence in style
2 hours 9 min ago
Adison Weiss, at right, and Elanor Mathison compete in Thursday's 4-H Horse Show in the western pleasure class. Riders are judged on their ability to safely and effectively ride their horse.
Livestock shows bring county kids together
2 hours 11 min ago
Smokey will be giving warm bear hugs during his 75th birthday celebration Thursday, July 18 at Itasca State Park. (Enterprise file photo)
Celebrate Smokey Bear's 75th birthday at Itasca State Park July 18
2 hours 24 min ago
Leading the Park Rapids 11-under baseball team to a runner-up finish at the Minnesota State Cal Ripken Tournament held at Breckenridge on July 13-14 were (front from left) Caden Shepherd, Carter Hirt, Wrigley Clark, Jackson Soderberg, Heath Safratowich; (back) coach Bernie Gartner, Braydon Hoffman, Owen Hase, Kaden Gartner, Hunter Powers, Parker Hunter, coach Travis Hunter. Submitted photo
Park Rapids 11U baseball team places second at state
3 hours 38 min ago
Peace Makers is helping bring the first ever Love Outreach event to Park Rapids Aug. 2-3. (Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise)
Love Outreach event will feature food, music
4 hours 41 min ago
July 18, 2019
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Friends of Itasca will host a dedication event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 27 for the new Lake Itasca Amphitheater at Itasca State Park.
Itasca State Park to dedicate new amphitheater
13 hours 15 min ago
Dana Sikkila's Project Bike will take her on a tour from Grand Marais to her home in Mankato. Along the way, she will make studio visits and collect art for an October exhibition. Photo courtesy of of Sikkila
Minnesota curator collecting art by bike across the state
July 18, 2019 - 9:12am
Isaiah Olson delivered a pitch during Park Rapids' American Legion baseball game against Wadena-Deer Creek on Monday, July 15. Vance Carlson/Enterprise
W-DC shuts out Legion in regular-season finale
July 18, 2019 - 8:37am
Artwork featured on the 2019 Minnesota Migratory Waterfowl Stamp. Snow geese are the only species eligible for the 2020 contest. Image courtesy of the Minnesota DNR
Minnesota DNR seeks designs for 2020 duck stamp
July 18, 2019 - 8:19am
League of Women Voters Park Rapids is asking the public to search through family scrapbooks and memorabilia to find lost league history, stories of women voting for the first time or campaign materials for local women candidates.
LWV Park Rapids seeks help with history project
July 18, 2019 - 12:26am
July 17, 2019
The Park Rapids Pet Parade will lead Crazy Days events on Thursday morning, July 25. Food vendors will offer goodies downtown in addition to bargains.
Head downtown for Crazy Days July 25-26
July 17, 2019 - 11:18pm
Locklin Road will entertain with Irish music at the July 26 Sounds of Spirit Concert  in Menahga.
Locklin Road to perform at Sounds of Spirit Lake
July 17, 2019 - 11:04pm
Members of the Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theater of Minneapolis perform the passionate, colorful dance styles of southern Spain Monday night at Park Rapids Area High School. Pictured, from left, are dancers Amanda Dlouhy and Grace Holthaus, guitarist Benjamin Abrahamson and Susana di Palma.
Flamenco troupe brings Spanish flavor to town
July 17, 2019 - 10:40pm
Enjoy a night of music July 25 with Brother Jon Band. Band members are Jon Rabideaux, guitar, vocals; Chris Warren, bass; and Adam Lain, drums.
Brother Jon Band is part of Crazy Days fun
July 17, 2019 - 5:35pm