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Menahga City Council appoints vice mayor, interim clerk
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MnDOT launches new system to help truckers find safe parking
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Climate change increases crop specialization risks in Midwest, study suggests
First-of-a-kind digital map pegs acid risks for MnDOT
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New History Channel show tells of pilot's 1948 'dogfight' with UFO above Fargo
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LaFleur named new Nemeth Art Center director
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Isle Royale wolf, moose study lost to federal shutdown
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
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COMMENTARY: Sen. Utke outlines goals of legislative session
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Park Rapids City Council
December 15, 2018
Roundabout project to begin May 2019: U.S. Hwy. 71 South will be closed during final phase
The Park Rapids City Council approved two agreements on Tuesday involving street, sidewalk, water and sewer improvements connected with the state's U.S. Hwy. 71 project, planned for 2019 at the south end of the city. Jon Olson with Apex Engineering gave the council an update about...
December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
PR council approves 2019 levy and budget
The Park Rapids City Council had a truth-in-taxation hearing on Tuesday, during which Treasurer Angela Brumbaugh explained the city's proposed budget and tax levy for 2019. The proposal includes a general fund total of $1,956,893, a 2 percent increase from 2018 and $711,505 toward...
December 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 17, 2018
Park Rapids council appoints new city planner
The Park Rapids City Council voted on Tuesday to appoint Andrew Mack as the full-time city planner. Previous planner Ryan Mathisrud had resigned, effective Oct. 26, to take other employment. City Administrator John McKinney said city staff received two applications in response to...
November 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
Park Rapids' water towers due for repairs
The Park Rapids City Council's agenda packet on Tuesday included a report from Jonathan Olson with Apex Engineering Group about this year's inspections...
November 17, 2018 - 9:00am
November 5, 2018
Park Rapids cedes sliver of land to MnDOT
The Park Rapids City Council approved a resolution on Oct. 23 to transfer ownership to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) of .48 acres of city property needed to build a roundabout at CSAH 15 and U.S. Highway 71. Recommended by city staff, the resolution waives the...
November 5, 2018 - 9:11am
October 13, 2018
Mathisrud resigns as city planner
The Park Rapids City Council on Tuesday approved Ryan Mathisrud's resignation as city planner, effective Oct. 26, in order to accept another...
October 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
Park Rapids pursues $550,000 housing grant
The Park Rapids City Council agreed Tuesday to serve as the fiduciary "pass-through" for a $550,000 grant to provide affordable housing for local...
October 13, 2018 - 10:00am
October 11, 2018
Mikesh stepping down as mayor
Oct. 8 update: The Park Rapids Mayor candidate forum, slated for 6 p.m. Oct. 11, has been moved to city hall. Park Rapids Mayor Pat Mikesh announced...
October 11, 2018 - 9:37am
September 15, 2018
Park Rapids budgeting for $3.3 million year
The Park Rapids City Council adopted a preliminary budget and tax levy for 2019 at its Tuesday, Sept. 11 meeting at city hall. The council also...
September 15, 2018 - 9:00am
August 18, 2018
Rematch is on for Park Rapids mayor
The candidate filing period for city and school offices closed Aug. 14. Park Rapids City Council In Park Rapids, incumbent Pat Mikesh and challenger Pam Hauber filed for the position of mayor with a two-year term. It isn't their first election facing each other.
August 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 1, 2018
Park Rapids gets clean audit report
The Park Rapids City Council approved an audit report on Tuesday, July 24 that gave the city an "unmodified, or clean" opinion regarding its...
August 1, 2018 - 9:28am
July 14, 2018
Officers receive Life Saving Awards
Police Chief Jeff Appel presented Life Saving Awards to five law enforcement officers during the Park Rapids City Council meeting Tuesday. Opioid...
July 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 16, 2018
Park Rapids annexes 300 acres
The City of Park Rapids annexed 300 acres of property in Henrietta Township on Tuesday. The city council approved the action in accordance with...
June 16, 2018 - 6:00am
April 4, 2018
Master plan, chambers remodel move ahead
The Park Rapids City Council took action Tuesday, March 27 regarding the municipal airport master plan, bids to remodel city hall, fire-fighting...
April 4, 2018 - 9:30am
March 3, 2018
City gets first peek at Hwy. 71 plans
The Park Rapids City Council approved a resolution Tuesday, Feb. 27 to accept an engineering report from Apex Engineering Group and set a public...
March 3, 2018 - 9:00am