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Mueller report: Local lawmakers follow party lines
Minn. Republicans call for a crackdown on child care assistance fraud
Distracted driving bill clears Minnesota Senate with change to allow phone under hijab
Like Fargo, Cass County needs volunteers to fill sandbags
Flood forecast: Red River not expected to start flowing free this week; mid-April crest still predicted
Panthers battled through adversity during 6-19 season
Overmyer caps off indoor track career for Bulldogs
Gymnasts closing the gap on the competition
Braves' Ahlf earns spot on all-tournament team
Chronic wasting disease specialists start Crow Wing project
Alvin Christopher Prussner
Bridget Innes Johnson
James "Jim" Arthur Potratz
James P. Tronsgard
Upper Midwest states rank among best for doctors, study finds
DNR seeks comments on Enbridge Line 3 replacement
Prescription costs an issue with many factors and a long history
Coast Guard shares icebreaking plan to kick off Great Lakes shipping season
Minnesota communities disappointed after pipeline delays
Place a Business Announcement
Arts and culture commission supports Eagle Scout project
Watermark announces call for art for water-themed exhibit
Abducted central Minnesota girl Jasmine Block appearing on 'Dr. Phil' today, March 19
Artists invited to submit button designs
Duluth filmmaker, fisherman land in international film festival: ‘Bigotry to Brook Trout’ tells a story of growth
Chronic wasting disease specialists start Crow Wing project
DNR does not recommend feeding deer
Local DNR staff hosting open house about deer
All permanent shelters must be off northern Minnesota lakes by Monday
Minnesota moose holding their own
LET'S TALK TRASH: Register for county's new organics recycling program
LETTER TO EDITOR: Men: You are not alone
COMMENTARY: Census 2020: Why do we care?
Community needs to hold together
Enterprise seeks a new home within our community
What you need in your winter survival kit
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Park Rapids City Council
March 16, 2019
New mural sought for Aunt Belle's
A proposal to replace a highly visible downtown mural was brought before the Park Rapids City Council on Tuesday. City Planner Andrew Mack showed...
March 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
City defers Park Ave. Apartments variance request to state fire marshal
The Park Rapids City Council on Tuesday deferred a fire code variance request by owner Scott Rech with Stix and Brix, Inc., regarding orders by the state fire marshal to install a fire suppression alarm and sprinkler system at the Park Avenue Apartments. Corrective orders were issued...
February 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
HRDC asked to administer HCREDC
The Park Rapids City Council was informed Tuesday that the board of the Hubbard County Regional Economic Development Commission (HCREDC) has asked the Headwaters Regional Development Commission (HRDC) to staff its executive director position. Council member Tom Conway, who represents...
February 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 26, 2019
Wills appointed as city council member
Bob Wills was appointed Tuesday to fill an open seat on the Park Rapids City Council. The seat became available when Ryan Leckner, elected to...
January 26, 2019 - 2:00pm
Park Rapids receives $550,000 housing grant
The Park Rapids City Council voted Tuesday, after careful deliberation, to accept a $550,000 Minnesota Housing Finance grant for workforce housing...
January 26, 2019 - 11:00am
January 16, 2019
Park Rapids hires new building official
The Park Rapids City Council approved a contract on Jan. 8 for a city plumbing and building official. City Planner Andrew Mack introduced Brad Bail with Widseth, Smith, Nolting and Associates Engineering, Inc. of Crookston, which also operates an inspection business as WS iN-Depth...
January 16, 2019 - 10:00am
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