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Big changes to lunch: Park Rapids students will see more fruits, veggies

April 21, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Park Rapids students in grades K-12 will experience “significant changes” on lunch plates next year, business manager Carol Hutchinson told the school board this week.
Fruits and vegetables will increase in amounts with veggie colors of the rainbow green, red and orange required. Continue Reading

Collector finds noteworthy art

April 18, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Don Bridell’s garage and home attest to his penchant for rummage sales. Continue Reading

Chili Challenge earns March campaign award

April 18, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Park Rapids Enterprise-sponsored Chili Challenge is among winners of the 2012 Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign Awards. Continue Reading

TEAM Industries seeing growth after downturn

April 14, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

TEAM Industries is experiencing some growth after severe cutbacks in 2009 due to the economic downturn. Continue Reading

Nevis may see increased sewer rates

April 11, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Nevis Council learned the city is in a “decent financial state” this week, but may need to look at raising sewer rates. Continue Reading

Park Rapids school budget is approved

April 4, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Park Rapids School Board approved several “budget adjustments” Monday night in the form of non-renewals of contracts, reductions and an unrequested leave of absence. Continue Reading

Park Rapids school budget is approved

April 4, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Park Rapids School Board approved several “budget adjustments” Monday night in the form of non-renewals of contracts, reductions and an unrequested leave of absence. Continue Reading

Confiscated cars seized again in robbery attempt

April 4, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Cars confiscated six months ago after seven people were arrested and charged with shoplifting at Walmart and Ortons were claimed last week by individuals from Milwaukee. Continue Reading

Horse, rider benefit from trainer

April 4, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Neil Melton rode into town last fall and decided to dismount at NorthWoods Arabians, where he has set up a training business, Ashton Performance Horses. Continue Reading

HCLL hosts vision session to view Park Rapids’ future

March 31, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A group of visionaries students and adults alike dove into the think tank this week to imagine Park Rapids in 2058, when Minnesota celebrates its bicentennial. Continue Reading