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UMM photography project to be featured on Postcards
Free tax preparation help for low-income individuals, families available in Morris
Morris Area alum pens this year's one act play, The Cove
Morris Police investigating attack on west side
Hancock spelling bee set for Jan. 28
Late MBA goal avoids shutout
Holland leads Tigers to WCC win
Cougars propel past St. Kate's
UMM track begins in style
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Talking it over: Life in a small town
Troy Goodnough: Can we really afford to rely on coal for our future energy needs?
Letter: Jeff Backer is off to a good start in the House
Letter: Republicans should follow through on campaign promises
Letter: Is Rep. Jeff Backer waving the white flag on transportation?
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August 18, 2009
Deep well to be drilled in Park Rapids this fall
Park Rapids will move forward with digging a deep well along with a new well house after test results showed quality water. Jon Olson, with Ulteig Engineers, told the city council Tuesday that a test well that was drilled in response to high nitrate levels found in a shallow city...
August 18, 2009 - 8:43am
August 14, 2009
Park Rapids couple practices green living
Carter and Florence Hedeen practice living green every day. The Park Rapids couple has the philosophy that people need to appreciate what they have and take care of the environment. "We don't appreciate what we have often enough," Florence said. "We have clean air, fresh water,...
August 14, 2009 - 8:00am
August 8, 2009
Mentoring program seeks to help with transition for new teachers in district
Park Rapids teachers benefited from a mentoring program during the 2008-09 school year and hope to continue the program this fall. The goal...
news / education
August 8, 2009 - 6:32am
July 31, 2009
Shotwell meets Leno after years of correspondence about car
At last they meet, after more than a decade of friendship based on Philbert the Puddle Jumper. Peggy Shotwell, arriving at Shooting Star Casino...
July 31, 2009 - 9:13am
July 23, 2009
Park Rapids City Council considers new water rates to encourage conservation
Park Rapids is looking at changing water rates to reflect conservation. Minnesota Statute 103G.291 states a public water supplier serving more than 1,000 people shall use a conservation rate structure by Jan. 1, 2013.
news / government
July 23, 2009 - 6:17am
January 5, 2009
State Bank of Park Rapids issued order from FDIC
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has issued a cease-and-desist order against State Bank of Park Rapids, citing unsafe banking practices the...
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 6, 2008
Century fundraiser labeled a success
A label-collecting contest has raised $2,421.62 for Park Rapids Area Century School this year. Each year, Century parents and members of the community collect food labels. Donations from the labels are used to fund PTA activities and buy supplies for teachers in the school. The...
December 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 11, 2008
Unconfirmed cougar sightings persist
Park Rapids has been "cougarized." That's the phenomenon Robert Rabasco assigns to the numerous alleged sightings of big cats in the Hubbard...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
September 20, 2008
Cougar sightings: Urban myth or growing problem?
Numerous sightings of cougars in the Park Rapids area have the DNR wondering if the tales are urban myths - or if one or more big cats are truly on the prowl. JoAnn Leek had a large cat come through her yard in May. She hasn't seen one since. "My neighbor showed me a picture of...
September 20, 2008 - 12:00am