Robin Fish is a staff reporter at the Park Rapids Enterprise. Contact him at rfish@parkrapidsenterprise.com or 218-252-3053. He covers the Park Rapids City Council and the Park Rapids School Board, and also handles faith and entertainment content for the newspaper.

A graduate of Crosby-Ironton High School, Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato State University and Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind., Robin enjoys reading, reviewing books and movies, playing piano and organ, creative writing, blogging and composing music.

Two conditional use permits and two planning and zoning requests were approved on Nov. 22.
Council members on Nov. 22 were leery of underwriting a private business's repairs, but a newly build facility would be far more expensive.
Council members on Nov. 22 debated whether the budget should project across-the-board wage increases.
Lana Clementson has created a "Balloon Wonderland" with gifts and decorations that bring a smile to their recipients' faces.
The district spent about $14,423 per student in 2021-22.
The estimated $3.5 million facility may be under construction as early as May-June 2023.
The Park Rapids City Council holds a special assessment hearing on the street, utility project Nov. 22.
A residential garage fire on Discovery Circle threatened the attached house on Nov. 22, while wind-borne smoke forced the evacuation of a neighboring home.
Kisses in the high school cafeteria came from a trio of friendly dogs on Nov. 21.
Interim fire chief Josh Winter discussed the department's equipment and gear needs with the city council on Nov. 14.