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Akeley, Nevis battle house fire south of Akeley

October 8, 2012 in DL-Online

Akeley and Nevis firefighters are on the scene of a house fire south of Akeley Monday. Continue Reading

Akeley, Nevis battle house fire south of Akeley

October 8, 2012 in DL-Online

Akeley and Nevis firefighters are on the scene of a house fire south of Akeley Monday. Continue Reading

Assessor addresses Akeley property tax rate

March 17, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Akeley lakeshore property owners, arriving at recent meetings to question their “disproportionate amount of property taxes,” drew the city assessor to clarify the issue at this month’s meeting. Continue Reading

Akeley to see moderate rise in utility bills

February 15, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Akeley residents will see a slight increase in water and sewer rates, on the advice of the city’s financial consultants. Continue Reading

The big chill

February 15, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Akeley’s 7th annual Answer to Cancer Audrey’s Purple Dream brought “plungers” and fisherfolk out in number Saturday, raising a record $17,500. Funds are used to assist cancer victims, the event honoring the late Audrey Pidde. The mercury was at about 10 degrees, with a blustery wind coming from the north, when the 23 Purple Plungers dove in. Continue Reading

Akeley memorial gardens project nearing completion

January 4, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A project that’s been in the talking stages for more than a decade is now coming to fruition in Akeley. Continue Reading

Akeley levy will go up 19 percent from 2011

December 21, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Akeley Council has approved a 19 percent increase in the property tax levy, up approximately $39,000 from the 2011 levy of $202, 343. Continue Reading

Akeley salutes the big lumberjack

June 29, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The main trail (Highway 34) through Akeley may be in disarray, but that did not dispel the merriment of the 63rd annual Paul Bunyan Days. Continue Reading

Akeley businesses continue to be open through construction

June 18, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Akeley’s water main reconstruction project on Highway 34 is ahead of schedule, with a hoped for completion date of July 4, according to Short Elliot Hendrickson project engineer Greg Kimman. Continue Reading

Akeley water main work closes Highway 34 through town

June 11, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Akeley’s water main reconstruction project began this week, with detours sending vehicles including semis through the city neighborhoods. Continue Reading