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Park Rapids Enterprise
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
March 19, 2017
Letter to editor: Rep. Green's water statements misguided
I am normally a pretty accepting person. However, when people who are supposedly in decision-making positions make statements that are perplexing, to say the least, with no factual backing, I feel I need an explanation. Such a statement was made at a town hall meeting awhile back...
March 19, 2017 - 2:02pm
March 11, 2017
Support the outdoors: Minnesota state parks and trails need a boost
The Department of Natural Resources is asking for modest fee and general fund increases for Minnesota's state parks and trails system during...
March 11, 2017 - 3:30pm
January 27, 2017
Landowners asked to allow walk-in access to hunters
Landowners can generate revenue by allowing public hunting on their private land in 46 Minnesota counties through the Department of Natural Resources' Walk-In Access program. Sign-ups are open through Friday, April 28. "This has been a great program for both landowners and hunters,"...
January 27, 2017 - 11:23am
November 16, 2016
DNR suspects hunter saw bobcats, not mountain lions
November 16, 2016 - 1:07pm
November 10, 2016
Deer stands not allowed left overnight on wildlife management areas
Hunters are reminded that deer stands cannot be left overnight on state wildlife management areas (WMA). "Leaving stands overnight on these public...
November 10, 2016 - 3:10pm
September 26, 2016
Pokety Creek may be declassified as a trout stream
At Tuesday's Hubbard County Board meeting, Department of Natural Resources Area Fisheries Supervisor Doug Kingsley addressed the board about the possibility of the DNR declassifying Pokety Creek as a designated trout stream in the absence of suitable conditions. The board is not required...
September 26, 2016 - 7:48am
June 22, 2016
Busy spring for bear sightings in northern Minnesota
Conflicts between bears and humans have increased as more people build homes and cabins in northern Minnesota, this according to the Minnesota...
June 22, 2016 - 10:47am
May 14, 2016
Conditions set for favorable fishing opener
Typically the Minnesota Fishing Opener coincides with Mother’s Day weekend but this year’s opener kicks off May 14. Early ice-out and a significant...
May 14, 2016 - 12:39pm
May 11, 2016
Officials urge AIS awareness during fishing opener
Fishing opener no longer simply brings to mind the trophies swimming beneath the surface, but the possibility of aquatic invasive species being introduced to a lake. "Aquatic plants are the center of the ecosystem of a lake," Nicole Kovar, an AIS specialist for the DNR, recently told...
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
May 8, 2016
Wildfire doused in Park Rapids city limits; red flag warning continues
At approximately 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, the Department of Natural Resources Forestry and Park Rapids Fire Department, along with mutual aid from...
May 8, 2016 - 8:35am
May 3, 2016
UPDATE: Wildfires flare in northern Minnesota with dry, windy conditions
Water bombing airplanes and helicopters snuffed a fire in Park Rapids, Minn., Tuesday before flames approached a Wal-Mart store as dry, windy...
May 3, 2016 - 10:13pm
April 16, 2016
Wildfire season will be short, but could still be damaging
Fire doesn’t much like cold, and it definitely doesn’t like snow, so the Minnesota and Wisconsin wildfire seasons got off to a slow start...
April 16, 2016 - 9:03am
March 21, 2016
Spring burning restrictions begin March 21 for Central Minnesota
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will start burning restrictions in the central part of the state beginning March 21. In the...
March 21, 2016 - 1:50pm
February 27, 2016
Bear den opens up ‘lifetime opportunity’
Roxann Eischens calls seeing a mother black bear and two cubs up close and personal on her property near Two Inlets a “lifetime opportunity.”...
February 27, 2016 - 3:11pm
December 13, 2015
Sustainable water use: First-ever Straight River Groundwater Management Area plan nears completion
The Straight River Groundwater Management Area (GWMA) is one of three ongoing pilot projects in Minnesota. A project advisory team met Tuesday...
December 13, 2015 - 9:40am