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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Ever since Earl Fuller tagged Park Rapids as the “Nation’s Vacationland” on the cover of Fuller’s Golden Book, branding has been a part of the area.  Suddenly we weren’t some place up North with lakes, Park Rapids was a destination waiting to be discovered.  Bringing the family to the Nation’s Vacationland was on every outdoorsman’s to-do list.   No one gave it a fancy name back then, but what more
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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
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
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Thursday, March 08, 2018
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a Spring Open House April 16th through 20th.  If you own a Resort, Lodge, Hotel, Motel, RV Park, B&B, or Campground we would especially like to check in with you.  Stop in and we'll check your ChamberMaster settings to ensure they're updated so you show up in the Visit Park Rapids website's Advanced Search.  Our shelves are empty and we more
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Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Chamber networking events.  Some people look forward to them, others may secretly groan when they show up on the schedule.  The long and short of it is: if you're going to attend, make them count.  The key is to have a plan before you even leave the office. Click below for a list of tips from ChamberMaster about how to make networking events count.Business Cards Are Not Your Customers Upcoming more
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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