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Wednesday, April 17, 2019
In anticipation of the development of Explore Minnesota's 2020/21 strategic direction, Explore Minnesota will be conducting listening sessions in each of the five tourism regions.   Please plan to attend one (or more!) yourself and encourage others as well.  We are eager to hear from all facets of the tourism industry in order to improve our agency and our service   All listening sessions will ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Economic, General News Article
Monday, April 15, 2019
(Bemidji, MN) (April 11, 2019) — Paul Bunyan Communications is excited to announce the winners of the 4th Annual Pick-it March Mania Challenge.  623 participants entered the free online contest to pick the winners of the college basketball tournament games for a chance to win a credit on a Paul Bunyan Communications account.  The top 10 finishers all won a credit on their Paul Bunyan ...read more
Categories: Event, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article
Monday, April 08, 2019
Nemeth Art Center announced their schedule for May through September.  Plus they've added a Arts Explorer Corner and will be continuing their 2nd Saturday Hap events!See their website for more information.  
Categories: Education, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Arts/Culture, Event, Human Interest
Friday, April 05, 2019
Contact Hafner's Greenhouse if you or your business would like to sponsor a light pole on Highway 34 for $200.  Light pole sponsors not only contribute to the area, but will be thanked in the Park Rapids Enterprise.  You can also sponsor half or a quarter of a basket to help out. Contact Hafner's Greenhouse by May 1st to be part of the Highway 34 Beautification Project. Harner's ...read more
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Thursday, April 04, 2019
The Park Rapids Downtown Business Association (PRDBA) received dozens of entries for the third annual 2nd Street Stage button design contest.  The winner is Amy Gohman of Andover, a graphic artist and graduate of Bemidji State University.  She and her spouse own a cabin near Park Rapids and attend 2nd Street Stage at least a couple of times every summer.  Gohman received a $250 cash ...read more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Event, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Monday, April 01, 2019
March’s Chamber by the Numbers Visitors to the Tourist Information Center: 1800 Renewing Members: 22 New Members:  American Family Insurance – Steve Noonan Agency, Inc. Hot Deal Views:  243 Job Posting Views: 922 Events:  7038 Members can list Hot Deals, Job Postings and Events for free through the Member Portal. Discovery Guides Mailed out to individuals who requested them via email, ...read more
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Monday, April 01, 2019
Additional Events Grant Submissions Accepted Beginning April 1, 2019   An additional round for operations grants submissions has been added for the 2018-19 New Event Grant Program. Beginning April 1, 2019, applicants throughout the state are eligible to apply for the remaining $20,000 in grant funds for new events operations. Applications must be for events that begin after June 1, 2019, and end ...read more
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Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Warm weather and significant rainfall in parts of the state have resulted in slush and standing water on many water bodies, leading to rapid ice deterioration and making travel over the ice difficult and extremely unsafe, according to the Department of Natural Resources. While most lakes across the state remain ice-covered, strengthening spring sun combined with previous precipitation means ice ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Health/Wellness, Education, Community, Human Interest
Monday, March 25, 2019
5 Ways to Separate Your Personal and Business Finances By Marco Carbajo, Guest Blogger Published: February 22, 2019 As a business owner, establishing a distinct separation between your personal finances and your business finances is pivotal for protecting your own assets and credit. This above all things should be a top priority for managing money the right way. An incorporated business is ...read more
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Thursday, March 14, 2019
Moondance Jammin' Country and Moondance Jam are both coming up, get your tickets now online!Follow this link for everything you need to know and to get your tickets early.
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Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Earn extra income while helping your community. The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. The United States Census is hiring for a variety of temporary jobs, including census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff, and supervisory staff. To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security ...read more
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
2nd Street Stage is in downtown Park Rapids every Thursday evening from June 13 to August 15 (except Friday July 5th). June 13 - The Joyann Parker Band  June 20 - Collapsing Stars June 27 - Kind Country July 5 - The Front Fenders July 11 - The Hooten Hallers July 18 - Mae Simpson Music July 25 - Brother Jon Band Aug 1 - Armchair Boogie Aug 8 - Corey Medina & Brothers (starts after Water Wars)Aug ...read more
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