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March 16, 2019
Tim, Dan, Derek and Jack cowboy up for their performance at the PBR Bullride and PRCA Rodeo in 2018. (Submitted photo)
Band headlining Firemen's Ball is locally grown
March 16, 2019 - 10:00am
December 19, 2018
Century Middle School seventh and eighth grade band students went a'caroling for two days with band director John Cook. On Monday, Junior Bates, Isaac Hartig, Aaron McDonald and James French played "O Christmas Tree" at the Heritage Community campus in Park Rapids. The bands visited Citizens National Bank, and Heartland Homes as well. (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
Merry band of musicians
December 19, 2018 - 7:14pm
July 25, 2018
Joe Christensen and his sons Jack, 9, at left, and John, 12, form the classic country/rock band Raccoon Antlers. (Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Raccoon Antlers finding steady work
July 25, 2018 - 2:00pm
July 7, 2018
A large crowd gathered in Heartland Park prior to the fireworks to listen to Park Rapids Area Community Band. (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
Park Rapids has a Fourth to remember
July 7, 2018 - 6:00am
February 10, 2018
Trumpeters Ellie Gwiazdon, left, Cassidy Bera, Cole Ackerman, Alex Niemela, Matt Cloutier, and Samantha Taylor rehearse Thursday with other members of the Park Rapids Area High School band for their concert scheduled 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12 in the auditorium. (Robin Fish / Enterprise)
Thematic music slated for Feb. 12 band concert
February 10, 2018 - 5:47pm
May 3, 2014
Myroslava Hawryluk Hagen
Community Band will feature clarinetist
May 3, 2014 - 1:29pm
November 14, 2012
The Park Rapids Area Community Band will perform its annual Fall Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18 at the Park Rapids High School auditorium. A free will offering will be taken and coffee and cookies will be served after the concert. Above, conductor Russ Pesola conducts a recent band rehearsal. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Community Band performs Nov. 18
November 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 10, 2012
Park Rapids Area High School instrumentalists, front, from left, Brandon Hallers and C.J. Hess, both juniors, and, back, Bobby Bruce, a freshman, and senior Sarah Schultz traveled to the University of Minnesota Duluth last week to perform with students from Minnesota and Wisconsin in the Honors Band. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Honors band participants
November 10, 2012 - 1:14pm
November 16, 2011
Dr. Russell Pesola conducts the Park Rapids Area community band during a recent rehearsal. At right, Dr. Deane Johnson will perform a clarinet solo. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Fall community band concert to feature clarinet solo
November 16, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 8, 2011
The Park Rapids Area High School Pep Band, under the direction of Jared Larson, has been showing extra school spirit this fall. Here, the band plays at a recent volleyball game. Look for the band at other upcoming sporting events. (Vance Carlson / Enterprise)
Go Panthers!
October 8, 2011 - 1:00pm
April 27, 2011
The Park Rapids Area High School band, under the direction of Jared Larson, will perform a spring concert at 7 p.m. Monday, May 2 in the auditorium. The concert will include lighter selections, such as "Phantom of the Opera" and music from Led Zepplin. Admission is free. The public is welcome. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Strike up the band
April 27, 2011 - 1:00pm