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Park Rapids Enterprise
Walking on Water Outdoors moves to Fish Hook Lake
Community supports families dealing with loss
Community shares grief after shooting deaths
Victims of shooting remembered
Gunman and victims had family connection
W-H-A holds off rally by Panthers
Henning improves to 23-0 with 92-72 win over Braves
Tigers extend streak with pair of road wins
Positive attitude by Tigers pays off
Panthers ousted in double overtime
Shirley M. Thelen
Margaret Catherine Henry
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
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
January 9, 2019
Snow boosts area economy
Area businesses received a welcome gift this New Year. With over a foot of snow, residents and visitors alike are able to enjoy snowmobiling,...
January 9, 2019 - 10:14am
November 13, 2018
Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
GRAND FORKS — With so much attention on tariffs, harvest and the lapsed U.S. farm bill, you may not have heard a lot about corn ethanol recently. But the U.S. ethanol industry is alive and well, and offers promise, a biofuels specialist says. "There are opportunities in ethanol,"...
November 13, 2018 - 12:36pm
Black, Hispanic Minnesotan incomes rebounded in 2017; significant gaps remain
ST. PAUL — New data from the U.S. Census Bureau contain good news for Minnesota workers, especially those in black and Hispanic households. Median earnings for black households rose for the third consecutive year in 2017, beginning to remedy one of the state's most troubling...
September 13, 2018 - 6:00am
September 11, 2018
Study takes dim view of TIF loans, a common finance tool in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — A new study published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy probes the pitfalls of "tax increment financing" districts — bank loans and other financial incentives that developers pay back with funds that would have otherwise gone toward property taxes. From...
September 11, 2018 - 8:56pm
July 6, 2018
Minnesota a trade war battlefield
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is a battlefield in a war pitting the United States against trading partners. President Donald Trump on Friday, July 6, tacked 25 percent tariffs on $34 billion of goods China sells in the United States. Trump says the tariffs eventually may cover up to $550...
July 6, 2018 - 3:31pm
January 3, 2018
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
DULUTH, Minn.—Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its...
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
February 18, 2015
Editorial: Optimistic about economy
Minnesotans are sometimes mystified by the doom and gloom in other parts of the country, and this may be why: A new Gallup poll shows that Minnesotans have the highest confidence in the economy. Minnesota was the only state in the union with a non-negative score in Gallup’s Economic...
February 18, 2015 - 10:10am
July 9, 2014
Tastefully Simple lays off 66 employees
Tastefully Simple announced today that a restructure is taking place that will result in the reduction of 66 positions at its headquarters in Alexandria. A press release issued Tuesday states that the move is necessary “in order to better align [the company’s] resources...
July 9, 2014 - 8:43am
April 3, 2014
DNR head Landwehr: Minnesota's blue waters bring in the green
WALKER -- DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr thinks saving northern Minnesota lakes and trees reaps more than just moral benefits for the state. Landwehr...
April 3, 2014 - 8:33am
May 2, 2013
Fugate’s to close store, automotive shop to remain open
BEMIDJ — This week’s flooding did not impact just the roads, but a local business, as well. Fugate’s Country Store on Highway 71 in northern Hubbard County, has been in operation for five years. It will soon be closing its doors.
May 2, 2013 - 8:34am
February 21, 2013
North Dakota oil boom again draws national media attention
FARGO - A national magazine criticized in 2008 for running a story about North Dakota's abandoned farm houses is covering the state again. This...
February 21, 2013 - 9:53am
January 26, 2013
Park Rapids construction continuing to increase
Park Rapids continues to show gains in project valuations. Year-end building reports and planning department reports were recently completed and presented to the Park Rapids City Council. Ron Dick, building official, reported an increased valuation for permits in 2012 compared...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
May 29, 2012
Graduates ponder books vs. oil boom
BISMARCK - Lisa Douglas was a little shocked when her son told her what he wanted to do after high school. "But like I always told every single...
May 29, 2012 - 8:01am
May 17, 2012
Lakeland Public TV unveils plans for new building
BEMIDJI - After securing $3 million in state bonding funds, Lakeland Public Television now is working to raise the remaining funds to construct...
May 17, 2012 - 8:21am
May 16, 2012
ND's No. 2 rank surprises Oil Patch
GRAND FORKS -- The numbers and their increase are tantalizing and surprising, even to the experts in North Dakota's Oil Patch watching the crude flow day by day. Five years ago, when the Bakken boom began, the state's oil production was crawling along at 118,103 barrels per day,...
May 16, 2012 - 7:32am