Skip to main content
Park Rapids Enterprise
Bethany Lutheran Church hosting vigil for Nevis and Akeley
UPDATE: Victims identified in Nevis shooting
Menahga School Board reviews budget, class sizes
Menahga council reviews sheriff's proposal
Menahga council hears complaints about staff shortages
Defense carries Panthers in 63-34 win over Bagley
Gymnasts end season on positive note
Braves improve to 22-1 with victory over Pillager
BGMR defeats Warriors, Panthers fall in first round at section tournaments
Lakers hit 11 3-pointers to spark Mid-State victory over Panthers
Margaret Catherine Henry
Charlene Lenore Schmid
Jason Thomas Eischens
Margaret Catherine Henry
Pipeline spill contaminates southwest North Dakota creek
Bank gives boost to girls' self-esteem
Park Rapids Chamber receives award
Health officials promote higher rates of childhood vaccination to prevent measles spread
Why don't all school buses have seat belts for kids?
Place a Business Announcement
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
Just for Kix wins awards, performs at Outback Bowl
Missing north-central Minnesota teen to be featured on Investigation Discovery
Park Rapids students participate in Honor Band
CHECK IT OUT COLUMN: Library offering Snow Time to Read program and more
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
ABOUT OUTDOORS COLUMN: Ice fishing with jigging spoons
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
Fishing regulations change March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Enterprise seeks a new home within our community
WORD ON THE STREET: What makes Park Rapids charming?
COMMENTARY: Heartland Lakes Volunteer website is changing, growing
COMMENTARY: Greater Minnesota schools need adequate state funding
COMMENTARY: Warning signs that your teen is in abusive relationship
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
February 15, 2019
UPDATE: Conklin identified as victim of Menahga house fire
Emergency first responders located a deceased individual in a burning home Wednesday night in Menahga. Wadena County dispatch received a 911 call regarding a house on fire at 10:29 p.m. Feb. 13 in the 600 block of 2nd Street SE in Menahga, according to a Wadena County Sheriff’s...
February 15, 2019 - 4:16pm
February 14, 2019
Individual found deceased in Menahga home fire
Emergency first responders located a deceased individual in a burning home Wednesday night in Menahga. Wadena County dispatch received a 911...
February 14, 2019 - 10:26am
February 7, 2019
Skid steer catches fire near Sebeka
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday for a skid steer on fire, northeast of Sebeka. The skid steer was parked inside a barn and a fire ignited when the machine was started. The property owners were able to extinguish the flames...
February 7, 2019 - 12:02pm
January 10, 2019
Minnesota fire fatalities drop by almost half
ST. PAUL - After a particularly deadly 2017, the number of people killed in Minnesota fires dropped nearly in half last year. There were 36 people...
January 10, 2019 - 3:05pm
January 5, 2019
A complete loss: Fire destroys Blueberry Pines Golf Club; no foul play suspected
Plumes of greyish-black smoke were visible for miles off U.S. Hwy. 71 Wednesday afternoon as numerous firefighters battled a blaze at the Blueberry...
January 5, 2019 - 6:00am
January 2, 2019
UPDATE: Blueberry Pines Golf Course engulfed in flames
As of 9 p.m. Wednesday night, firefighters remain at the scene of a fire at the Blueberry Pines Golf Course.
January 2, 2019 - 9:26pm
VIDEO: Blueberry Pines lodge fire
January 2, 2019 - 7:19pm
December 23, 2018
UPDATE: Fire destroys two Minnesota businesses, damages one
PERHAM - Minn. - Firefighters are at the scene of a three-store fire in Perham Sunday morning. Suds (a bar and eatery), Masterpiece Vapors and...
December 23, 2018 - 5:42pm
December 8, 2018
Off-duty Park Rapids firefighter detects smoke, saves couple from house fire
Chuck and Sherry Weaver did not realize their home was on fire until a passerby knocked on their door around 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning and...
December 8, 2018 - 10:55am
December 6, 2018
Park Rapids firefighters respond to early morning house fire
At approximately 7:40 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, Park Rapids firefighters were called to a house fire on the corner of Washington Avenue and 6th...
December 6, 2018 - 9:57am
October 24, 2018
Fire destroys Lobo's Bar & Grill
A motion sensor alerted Marvin and Julie Sauer, owners of Lobo's Bar and Grill, to trouble around 4 a.m. Sunday morning. "We thought we had an...
October 24, 2018 - 7:00am
October 23, 2018
Hunters report cabin fire Sunday
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a structure fire in the 36000 block of 149th Ave., Blueberry Township, Section 24 at 1:01 a.m. Sunday.
October 23, 2018 - 1:25pm
October 15, 2018
Dog wakes up man in burning Minnesota mobile home fire; he then alerts neighbors
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—An Alexandria man escaped from a mobile home fire early Monday morning, Oct. 15, after being woke up by his dog and he then...
October 15, 2018 - 8:58pm
October 10, 2018
Osage off-sale burns
A fire that had apparently been put out flared up a second time early Monday morning and destroyed Byer's Liquor in Osage. According to owners...
October 10, 2018 - 9:00am
September 29, 2018
Awakened by smoke, 7-year-old girl saves neighbors' lives
Quick thinking by 7-year-old Jayla Pedersen saved two people's lives when a lightning strike started a fire at a neighbor's home that was called...
September 29, 2018 - 9:00am