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Thursday, February 22, 2018
Join this workshop lead by Karie Barry to learn all about best practices for nonprofit hiring. The session will cover many of the key aspects of adding a new position or filling a job opening. Topics to be discussed will include each of the steps involved in hiring such as developing a strong job description, screening job applications, conducting interviews and making a job offer. Plus, we’ll more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Education
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: Health/Wellness, General News Article, Community
Friday, February 16, 2018
Paul Bunyan Communications Named Apple Premium Service Provider (Bemidji, MN) (February 16, 2018) —Paul Bunyan Communications has earned Apple Premium Service Provider status for 2018!  Apple's Premium Service Provider Program recognizes service locations that deliver exceptional service based upon customer satisfaction for repair quality, repair time and professionalism.  This accolade is more
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Thursday, February 15, 2018
Legends and Logging Days will be August 10 - 12 with events at the Park Rapids Antique Tractor & Engine Club's East 40 Grounds and Downtown Park Rapids.  The days celebrate the rich timber heritage of the region with great food, chainsaw sculptors, tomahawk and archery contests, a historical encampment, Water Wars, a concert on the beach and more.  If you would like to be a part of planning this more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Chamber, Community, Event, General News Article
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, Community, Event, Chamber, Education
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Park Rapids School, along with other community groups are presenting a series of documentaries to help Park Rapids become a trauma informed community.  ACES (Adverse Childhood Experiences) are potentially traumatic events that can have a negative, lasting effect on health and well-being.  ACES impact all of us.   Become informed on this timely topic at any of these free movie screenings. March more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Arts/Culture, Education, Health/Wellness
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Sanford Health welcomes Shane Nygard, MD.   Dr. Nygard has joined the Sanford Health Park Rapids team you know and trust to deliver the expert care your family needs.  He specializes in: Care for all members of the family.Common illnesses and injuriesChronic disease managementPreventative health Dr. Nygard is now accepting new patients at Sanford Health Park Rapids.
Categories: Community, General News Article, Health/Wellness
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
The North Country Trail Association Laurentian Lakes Chapter in coordination with Itasca State Park and Minnesota Department of Transportation has opened a new trailhead on the south side of Itasca State Park. It is located on MN Hwy 113 5.2 miles west of US Hwy 71 or 8.3 miles east of Becker Co 37. A .9 mile spur trail leads north from the parking area across an old field planted in pine trees to more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Health/Wellness
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
Monday, January 15, 2018
It has come to our attention that there is an out of area firm approaching our local businesses selling a Hubbard County Residents Guide and has mentioned the Chamber.  The Chamber is unfamiliar with this publication and does not endorse this publication.  The Park Rapids Enterprise publishes the Hubbard County Residents Guide every February which is updated each year with current information more
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