Park Rapids News


06/13/2018 03:33 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota fishing report 

Duluth area: Area inland waters have provided consistent fishing action. Anglers are finding northern pike near the shorelines, hitting crank baits and spinner baits.


06/11/2018 09:45 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Staff members recommend state regulators approve controversial Enbridge pipeline project 

Allowing Enbridge to build a controversial new oil pipeline across northern Minnesota would be better for the environment than to continue relying on the aging, corroding pipeline that it would replace, according to staff for the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission. The PUC staff comments are a recommendation for a new Line 3, but they are not the final decision in regard to the project.


06/11/2018 05:38 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Driver taken to hospital after Hwy 34 collision 

A 66-year-old Fridley man and his passenger were taken by ambulance to St. Joseph's Hospital in Park Rapids after a two-car collision Friday afternoon, June 8. According to reports by the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2014 Honda Accord operated by Steven Hoyt Bolton, of Nevis, stopped in the eastbound lane of County Highway 34 at the County Highway 80 ... (more)


06/06/2018 06:58 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Dry Thursday Expected - Storms Return Thursday Night Into The First Half Of The Weekend 

Storms rolled through the region Wednesday morning, bringing some heavy rain and gusty winds along with them. The heaviest rain fell across parts of central Minnesota, where over an inch of rain was recorded in Park Rapids and Pine River .


05/22/2018 10:24 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Rear-end crash injures 338 min ago 

Three drivers were injured, but only one was transported to a hospital following a crash at 8:06 a.m. Monday, May 21. Graphic - Metro Creative Graphics, Inc. WALKER-Three drivers were injured, but only one was transported to a hospital following a crash at 8:06 a.m. Monday, May 21. The Minnesota State Patrol reported an Impala was traveling south ... (more)