Weather Forecast



October 20, 2018
Marijuana wax is being seen in astounding numbers in the area among 15-to 25-year-olds, according to Paul Bunyan Task Force agent Bill Schlag. The wax concentrates the mind-altering substance THC from marijuana to get users high faster when they add it to a joint. (Photo credit: Adobe Stock)
Identifying drug use is topic of Akeley forum
October 20, 2018 - 11:18am
September 12, 2018
Jesse Forbes is the new postmaster in charge of the Nevis and Akeley offices. He and wife Vanessa have two girls, Kamber an Aveyah. Submitted photo.
Nevis, Akeley welcomes new postmaster
September 12, 2018 - 9:00am
August 11, 2018
Jeff and Maggie Stacey and Brian and Sara Halik are the joint owners of the Red River Liquor Company in Akeley. (Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise)
County approves exemption for Red River Event Center
August 11, 2018 - 11:30am
June 27, 2018
Taking in the sights and sounds of the 70th annual Paul Bunyan Days in Akeley Saturday, 6-month-old Lydia Butler wore a red hair band to coordinate with Paul's red shirt. Her parents are Andrea and Tommy Butler of Fargo. Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise.
Paul Bunyan Days' 70th draws a big crowd
June 27, 2018 - 9:30am
June 20, 2018
The 70th annual Paul Bunyan Days this weekend is a celebration of the large lumberjack whose legendary feats were used in advertising by the Red River Logging Company of Akleley. Frank Lamb, seated on Paul's large hand, was 11 years old during that first celebration. The Paul Bunyan statue was created by Dean Krotzer in the 1980s. A large cradle is also featured at the park, along with a picnic area and historical museum. Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise
Paul Bunyan Days celebrates 70 years
June 20, 2018 - 12:26pm
May 2, 2018
Stoplight discussed as alternative to Akeley roundabout
May 2, 2018 - 8:00am
March 7, 2018
Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes speaks to a sizable crowd at Saturday's drug forum in Akeley.
Akeley forum confronts drug epidemic
March 7, 2018 - 7:00am
March 3, 2018
The Kimball Logging team pauses Thursday while cutting timber on state land in eastern Becker County. Gathered in front of freshly cut tree trunks, stacks of basswood logs, and the company’s loader/slasher are, from left, Mike Reichling, Tyler Henry, Donald Pachel, Sam Yliniemi, Kelly Kimball, Justin Kimball and Zach Kimball. (Photos by Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Local logging company continues nearly 400-year family tradition
March 3, 2018 - 9:00am
February 24, 2018
Akeley Police Chief Jimmy Hanson and Hubbard County officials will be answering questions and providing information at forum on drugs at 7 p.m. March 3 at the Akeley Regional Community Center. (Lori Skarpness/Enterprise)
'War on Drugs' topic of Akeley forum
February 24, 2018 - 8:00am
February 10, 2018
Kara Blevins
Missing pregnant woman last seen in Akeley
February 10, 2018 - 11:26pm
January 13, 2018
This one of many possible design ideas for the Hwy. 34 project in Akeley in 2022. While still four years away, a work group is being formed to start looking at options for the road.
Akeley work group will explore options for Hwy. 34 project
January 13, 2018 - 9:00am
January 5, 2018
Multiple injuries in two-car accident near Akeley
January 5, 2018 - 5:07pm
May 28, 2017
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
May 28, 2017 - 11:29am
February 16, 2017
Alex Jones and Kassie Boyd take the Purple Plunge into 11th Crow Wing Lake on Saturday. Thirty-five men and women, young and old, participated in this year's Purple Plunge as part of the 12th Annual Audrey's Purple Dream. The participating plungers jumped into the icy waters and the Polar Plunge raised over $7,500. (Kevin Cederstrom/Enterprise)
Purple Plungers jump for a ice cold good cause
February 16, 2017 - 8:45am
February 15, 2017
Commentary: Ready to take pants off for charity
February 15, 2017 - 3:19pm