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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
May 26, 2018
Mr. Schultz goes to Washington: Honor Flight brings emotional moments
Lou Schultz of Park Rapids, author of the Enterprise's "Basic Cents" business column, returned home Monday from a two-day Veterans Honor Flight...
May 26, 2018 - 9:00am
April 17, 2018
Sun Country strands 250 travelers in Mexico, agrees to cover additional costs
EAGAN, Minn. --Sun Country Airlines says it will cover some additional costs for travelers stranded in Mexico after the airline canceled flights...
April 17, 2018 - 5:42pm
February 28, 2018
Minn. lawmakers want state to seek extension for Real ID compliance
ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota lawmakers want Minnesota to get an extension so that people can still board domestic airplanes with regular driver's...
February 28, 2018 - 8:46am
February 3, 2018
How big is Minnesota's Super Bowl?: Here are some of the numbers
1,000,000 Number of people expected to attend 10 days of Super Bowl LII events. 125,000 Those who came from out of town from 130 countries. 10,000...
February 3, 2018 - 7:21pm
Traffic fatalities lowest in Minn. in nearly 75 years; ND and SD on downward swing, but steady last year
ST. PAUL—A preliminary figure released by the state on Wednesday indicates Minnesota experienced its lowest number of roadway fatalities...
January 3, 2018 - 9:49pm
November 18, 2017
What you need in your winter survival kit
FARGO — Before you go over the river and through the woods to Grandmother's house, make sure you pack for the trip. Or rather, pack for...
November 18, 2017 - 7:45am
March 26, 2014
Jefferson Highway Association annual conference slated for Park Rapids in May; coach will tour Itasca
The Lake Country Scenic Byway has announced plans for the 3rd annual international conference of the Jefferson Highway Association. The conference...
March 26, 2014 - 12:43pm
October 19, 2013
San Diego: Consistently pleasant weather, attractions
Editor’s note: This article, one of a series of travel articles by John Smith, “is intended to provide ideas for those who love to travel,...
October 19, 2013 - 1:03pm
October 12, 2013
Local residents share experiences as world travelers
By Nick Longworth firstname.lastname@example.org Maurice and Carolyn Spangler discussed recent trips taken to Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar...
October 12, 2013 - 11:38am
June 5, 2013
Off to the races! Two of the most exciting minutes in sports
Text and photos by John Smith FOR THE ENTERPRISE Almost everyone has a bucket list.* It is important to remember when a bucket...
June 5, 2013 - 12:35pm
May 6, 2013
A Hooker, Elvis and Blues are experienced in Oxford
Editor’s note: This article by John Smith and the series of travel articles to follow “are intended to provide ideas for those who love to...
May 6, 2013 - 10:46am
July 17, 2012
Needles found in catered sandwiches on Delta flights, including one to Minneapolis
ATLANTA -- Needles were found Sunday in sandwiches for passengers in business class on two Delta Air Lines flights from Amsterdam to Atlanta, one to Minneapolis and one to Seattle, prompting investigations by the FBI and authorities in the Netherlands. One passenger on a flight to...
July 17, 2012 - 7:46am
June 9, 2012
Historic Jefferson Highway marker is dedicated
It was the early 1900s and the States were busy. People were getting up and going places, whether it was to the movies, to the theaters, to the...
June 9, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 21, 2012
Emergency landing at Duluth Airport alarms passengers -- 'These feet are never leaving the ground again.'
An Allegiant Air flight from Duluth to Las Vegas made an emergency landing at Duluth International Airport Friday night after experiencing trouble with one of the engines. The plane landed safely just before 9 p.m.
May 21, 2012 - 8:16am
April 5, 2012
Bemidjians take disrupted cruise in stride
SINGAPORE - It seemed surreal - the most often repeated word the evening that we limped in the harbor in Sandakan Town in North Borneo. Our ship, the Azamara Quest, had suffered an engine room fire, leaving us adrift late last week in the South China Sea, less than a third of the...
April 5, 2012 - 8:05am