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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
Park Rapids Schools
November 25, 2017
School concession stands facing greater scrutiny
A renewed emphasis on food safety by the Minnesota Department of Health necessitates changes to Park Rapids Schools' concession stands. Food cannot be stored or prepared in a private home. All foods, beverages and ice must be obtained from an approved commercial source. Any food...
November 25, 2017 - 11:00am
March 11, 2015
Flipped classroom presented to Park Rapids school board
By KEVIN CEDERSTROM firstname.lastname@example.org Park Rapids Area School math teachers gave a lesson to the school board during Monday’s meeting at the Frank White Education Center. Not so much a lesson in the mathematical application sense, but rather a presentation...
March 11, 2015 - 3:36pm
August 27, 2014
Park Rapids schools ready for students
By Anna Erickson email@example.com Park Rapids Area School District is ready to start the 2014-15 school year, with buildings polished and teachers equipped with the latest technology. Teachers are readying classrooms and preparing for students to arrive next...
August 27, 2014 - 10:55am
April 30, 2014
Free breakfast offered for all PR students in May
It’s been said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and Park Rapids Area School District supports that statement. Starting...
April 30, 2014 - 2:42pm
May 25, 2013
Park Rapids students learn life skills in building class
BY JEAN RUZICKA firstname.lastname@example.org A house has once again emerged in the Park Rapids Area High School’s north parking lot,...
May 25, 2013 - 12:01pm
August 8, 2012
Park Rapids celebrating student success
Park Rapids will use recently reported Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment test scores to continue improving student performance. Century principal Joleen DeLaHunt said a leadership team has already met and is setting goals for the next year. "There is a really great trend of pluses"...
August 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 9, 2012
Superintendent worked to move schools forward
"These will be tough shoes to fill," Park Rapids School Board chair Sherry Safratowich said of superintendent Glenn Chiodo's resignation. Safratowich speaks from experience, having served for two decades on the board and working with five superintendents, two on an interim basis. "He...
May 9, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 4, 2012
Park Rapids school budget is approved
The Park Rapids School Board approved several "budget adjustments" Monday night in the form of non-renewals of contracts, reductions and an unrequested leave of absence. The decisions, superintendent Glenn Chiodo explained, are based on budgets. No one in the district is retiring...
April 4, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 14, 2012
Retirements a factor in next year's school budget
Several teachers could face non-renewal of their positions this fall if the Park Rapids Area School Board approves proposed budget adjustments at its next meeting. Several factors were included when looking at the budget, said Park Rapids Superintendent Glenn Chiodo Monday night....
March 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
September 28, 2011
Uniforms could return for gym at middle school
Park Rapids middle school students could be required to wear uniforms for physical education classes once again. Century School Principal Joleen...
September 28, 2011 - 1:00pm
September 7, 2011
First day farewells
September 7, 2011 - 1:00pm
August 17, 2011
Park Rapids schools gearing up for students
Administrators and faculty in Park Rapids are gearing up for school with just a few weeks until school begins Sept. 6. "Enrollment is solid," said Park Rapids Area Schools superintendent Glenn Chiodo at Monday night's School Board meeting. The numbers are looking about the same...
August 17, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2011
State funding shift a concern for Park Rapids District
"The district continues to be in the banking business," Park Rapids school superintendent Glenn Chiodo told the board this week. He is referring to the budget agreement between Republican leadership and Governor Mark Dayton that's calling for a 60-40 funding shift to the state's...
July 20, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 25, 2011
School's fund balance is improving in Park Rapids
Park Rapids School District business manager Carol Hutchinson reported "slightly improved fund balances in all funds," for the 2010-11 school year at this week's board meeting. But from an historical perspective, this is an understatement. The projected general fund balance of $1,630,552...
June 25, 2011 - 1:00pm
June 11, 2011
Park Rapids board bids farewell to longtime principal Gravalin
Century School principal Bruce Gravalin bid farewell this week at his "last official school board meeting," closing a 37-year career in education. "I've enjoyed the last three years as much as any, despite the added workload," he said of assuming the leadership role for both the...
June 11, 2011 - 1:00pm