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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
Charlene Lenore Schmid
Jason Thomas Eischens
Margaret Catherine Henry
Judith Rae "Judi" Lydell
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
August 8, 2018
Asbestos, other chemical toxins found in five back-to-school items sold at Dollar Tree, other retailers, report says
Five back-to-school items have tested positive for toxic chemicals – including asbestos – according to a release from the U.S. Public Interest...
August 8, 2018 - 10:36am
April 23, 2014
Park Rapids iPad initiative going well
By Anna Erickson email@example.com As the school year reaches an end, Park Rapids Area High School administration is looking at possibly allowing students to check out their iPads for the summer if they take full responsibility. Students have been very responsible...
April 23, 2014 - 9:21am
November 20, 2013
Menahga School could need more additions, renovations
The Menahga School Board met on Monday, Nov. 18 and heard about several upcoming building needs. All members of the board were present. Stephen Halonen from JP Structures was also in attendance to give estimates on identified facility needs including additions and renovations to...
November 20, 2013 - 10:15am
October 23, 2013
Additional teaching staff hired for multilingual students
Park Rapids has seen an increase in students who don’t speak English as their native language and an additional instructor has been hired to help these students. Beth Baker-Knuttila was hired at Monday night’s Park Rapids Area School Board meeting as a .5 FTE English Language...
October 23, 2013 - 1:48pm
Menahga to discuss enrollment issue
The Menahga School Board met Monday night to discuss growing enrollment among other district issues. There will be a community meeting held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28 in the high school media center concerning Menahga school’s growing enrollment issues. Interested residents are...
October 23, 2013 - 1:44pm
August 28, 2013
2013 State MCA scores are released
The Minnesota Department of Education released the 2013 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment scores on Tuesday. These yearly tests, required by state and federal law, are used as one tool to help schools gauge students’ progress in meeting expectations on Minnesota state standards...
August 28, 2013 - 2:10pm
March 12, 2013
Nevis teacher joins council
BY JEAN RUZICKA firstname.lastname@example.org
March 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 2, 2013
Mother of Bemidji area boy forced to walk home in cold files complaint with sheriff
BEMIDJI - The mother of the boy who allegedly was forced to walk home after his school bus driver would not let him off at his driveway has filed a complaint with the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office. A report was filed about 9 a.m. Thursday from the mother, Amber Thayer, according...
March 2, 2013 - 10:17am
February 27, 2013
Bemidji bus driver resigns after forcing child to walk home in freezing temps
February 27, 2013 - 8:28am
January 26, 2013
Mahtowa man faces charge in Fond du Lac school bus incident
A school bus driver from Mahtowa was charged Friday with child endangerment after a 3-year-old boy was left alone on his bus for three hours with temperatures hovering around zero. Thomas Mitchell Soderholm, 53, is accused of endangering Ty Stiffarm on Jan.
January 26, 2013 - 12:15pm
January 16, 2013
Safratowich will continue at helm of school board
Sherry Safratowich will once again chair the Park Rapids Area School Board for 2013. Safratowich has served on the school board in Park Rapids...
January 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
Charges possible after toddler forgotten on Fond du Lac bus
Criminal charges may be filed against a bus driver and aide who failed to notice a 3-year-old boy had been left on a bus Monday after a drop-off...
January 16, 2013 - 10:52am
January 15, 2013
Cloquet mom wants answers after child left on freezing bus for hours
In another hour, Ty Stiffarm could have frozen to death. That's what his mother, Brooklynn Wait, said she was told by doctors after she brought...
January 15, 2013 - 7:17am
December 8, 2012
Park Rapids School Board approves 2013 levy increase
Park Rapids School Board members heard the "truth in taxation" this week, the $5.3 million levy approved for 2013 up 10 percent from this year's...
December 8, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2012
Park Rapids has positive audit
The Park Rapids School District received a commendable "report card" from the auditor this week. The district saw a $943,610 positive change in the general fund in 2012, ending the year with a $4.25 million fund balance. This compares with a $1.1 million general fund balance in...
November 21, 2012 - 1:00pm