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Thursday, March 15, 2018
Kueber Eye Care held a ribbon cutting today to celebrate their new owner and completed remodeling.  Kueber Eye Care strives to be your go-to small town family eye practice providing excellent customer service and high quality products. Kueber Eye Care is located in the Bruhn plaza on Highway 34 East in Park Rapids.  Their hours of operation are 9 - 5 Monday through Friday, Saturdays 9 to Noon. more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Event, General News Article, Health/Wellness
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
It's that time of year! Schedule a tax appointment with one of our professionals, or stop in today and drop your taxes off! We are located in Park Rapids and outside of Perham. Call us today! (218) 732-8808
Categories: - New Type -, Community, Chamber, Economic
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The Park Rapids Downtown Business Association (PRDBA) is sponsoring a 2nd Street Stage button design contest with a $250 cash prize to the winner. Those who purchase and wear the $20 buttons for this season’s ten 2nd Street Stage events will be helping to sponsor this fun summer event and will receive $2 off all beverages purchased and a free stadium cup or koozie at the beer garden all summer more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Arts/Culture, Event, Human Interest
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Carter's Red Wagon Farm will be starting their CSA season Memorial Weekend, weather permitting. As in previous years, they anticipate a 20 week season, from late May through mid October (weather permitting).  Shares will include their farm-grown, non-GMO produce raised using organic practices, as well as passes to the fall Pumpkin Party. The following share options are available: Half Share - more
Categories: Economic, Health/Wellness, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Dorset Chick'N Coop Restaurant & Bar is announcing two new weekend lunch promotions.Saturdays - Price Rollback   With food purchase, we are selling coffee for 5 cents, soft drinks for 50 cents and domestic draft pints for $2.50. Only during lunch 11 am - 4:30 pm Sundays - Giveback Promotion   For every customer, we will donate $1 to a church or local charity of the customer's choice. more
Categories: Community
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Paul Bunyan Communications March Tele U What Newsletter is out and it has everything you need to know about their March Madness coverage, a retirement, the Pick-it Bowl Challenge Winners, 2018 Caucus Meeting Dates, their essay contest and more.  Click below to read their newsletter.​Paul Bunyan Communications Tele U What Newsletter
Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Political
Thursday, March 01, 2018
The deadline for anglers to remove fish houses from lakes in Minnesota is approaching quickly, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Removal dates are determined by an east-west line formed by U.S. Highway 10, east along Highway 34 to Minnesota Highway 200, east along Highway 200 to U.S. Highway 2, and east along Highway 2 to the Minnesota-Wisconsin border. The removal deadline more
Categories: Event, Community, General News Article, Education
Monday, February 26, 2018
Clancy's on Island Lake remains open for business after a fire destroyed the Vacationaire Resort.  One man sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was treated at CHI St. Joseph's Health.  The fire's cause is unknown.  Vacationaire and Clancy's owners Tim and Nikki Clancy plan to rebuild. Clancy's on Island Lake's business hours are: Monday - Friday 4 PM - 1 AM Saturday & Sunday 11 AM - 1 AM
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
Monday, February 26, 2018
Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism March EventsMarch 8, 2018 - Chamber Lunch & Learn 2018 Unlock the Power of Your Membership via ChamberMaster 11 AM - 1 PM - Northwoods Bank Community Room Join us in the Northwoods Bank Community Room to learn all about setting yourself up for success using the tools in ChamberMaster. Susan Williams will show us all how to optimize the options more
Categories: Event, Chamber, Community, General News Article
Thursday, February 22, 2018
On Feb. 6, the Hubbard in Prevention Coalition (HIP) was one of 160 community coalitions honored during a graduation ceremony at CADCA’s (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America) National Leadership Forum, just outside of Washington, D.C. The coalitions received a graduation certificate for completing CADCA’s National Coalition Academy, a rigorous training program designed to increase the more
Categories: General News Article, Health/Wellness, Community
Monday, February 12, 2018
Need employees? Need exposure? Sign up for a booth today! 2018  Park Rapids Job Fair   Noon – 6:00 PM Tuesday, April 17, 2018Gymnasium, Faithbridge Church, 1505 Park Avenue South, Park Rapids, MN  56470 Booth setup begins at 10:30 AM Sign up today and save $75!   Booths are $250, but sign up by Friday, March 9th, and receive an early bird discount of $75!    New for 2018: Back to more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Community, Event
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
The Nevis Civic & Commerce Association will be hosting the community dinner this month.  This dinner is FREE to all community members and will be held on Thursday, February 22nd at Bethany Lutheran Church at 5:00 p.m.  We will be serving chili, corn bread, and dessert. We are in need of volunteers to help with this dinner.  We will need people to help prepare the meal,  help with set-up, more
Categories: Community, Event, Human Interest
Monday, February 05, 2018
NOW ACCEPTING Applications for Juried Youth Art Exhibit in Park Rapids   The Nemeth Art Center, in partnership with the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) will host a Youth Art Exhibit in Park Rapids. The Exhibit will be on display at the Nemeth Art Center from May 3rd – May 26th, with a reception and award ceremony being held on Saturday May 19th, 2018.   The Minneapolis College more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Community, General News Article, Event
Friday, January 12, 2018
 Paul Bunyan Communications is excited to announce the winners of the 3rd Annual Pick-it Bowl Challenge, a free online contest for participants to pick the winners for the 2017-18 College Bowl games for a chance to win a credit on a Paul Bunyan Communications account. Winners of the Paul Bunyan Communications Pick-it Bowl Challenge.  The top 10 finishers all won a credit on their Paul Bunyan more
Categories: Community, Economic, Event, Human Interest
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Foxy's Bar & Grill has new business hours: Monday - Thursday: 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm Friday - Saturday: 11:00 am to 1:00 am  Sunday's: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm Also, Meat Raffle every Friday at 7 pm!
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts
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