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Thursday, February 23, 2017
PRAHA is looking for volunteers to coach (head coaches and assistant coaches) youth hockey teams during the 2017-18 season. Listed above is the requirements. Teams range from Mini Mites to Bantams. 4 years old to 15 years old. I’ve attached a coaches application. Applications can be submitted to PO Box 508, Park Rapids. Check out prhockey.com for more information. Requirements for All ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, February 23, 2017
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 June 15 through Aug. 17 will be helping to sponsor this fun summer event and will receive a free stadium cup or koozie at the beer garden. Five hundred ...read more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Chamber, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Applications are open for a 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 June 1 st to July 1 st , with an opening reception and award ceremony being held on Saturday June 10 th , 2017. The Minneapolis College of ...read more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Press Release
Thursday, February 16, 2017
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Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, February 09, 2017
As a community-based provider, Arvig takes pride in giving back—over the last 10 years, its local contributions have totaled nearly $5 million. In 2016, the company donated more than $450,000 to a variety of organizations, fundraising events, sponsorships, schools, scholarships, community development projects, sports programs and other worthy causes. “From Perham to Big Fork, Hawley ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
PARK RAPIDS, MN (February 7, 2017) – Recently, the Northwoods Riders for Colon Cancer Awareness (NRCCA) made a donation designated to CHI St. Joseph’s Health Hospice Care through the CHI St. Joseph’s Health Foundation in memory of Chuck Burns. The NRCCA was formed in 2012 by Chuck Burns, who passed away after a long battle with colon cancer in 2015. Chuck was inspired by a young ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Health/Wellness, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, February 06, 2017
Paul Bunyan Communications 2017 Youth Tour Essay Contest Chance for 16-17 year old high school students to win a free trip to Washington D.C (Bemidji, MN) (February 6, 2017) – Area High School Students age 16 o 17 are encouraged to enter the Paul Bunyan Communications Essay Contest for a chance to attend the 2017 Youth Tour in Washington, D.C. June 3-7, with all expenses paid by Paul Bunyan ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
Monday, February 06, 2017
PARK RAPIDS, MN (February 6, 2017) – Maintaining and recruiting a professional medical workforce is a high priority at CHI St. Joseph’s Health. Its scholarship program enhances efforts to remain vital as a quality healthcare facility now and in the future. Area graduating seniors and post-secondary students (second year post-secondary or beyond) who are considering a health care ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Health/Wellness, Community, Education
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Coming Events/Calendar Items Park Rapids, MN (February, 2017) D1 Kids Club Support Group A support group designed to help young people with type 1 diabetes and their families better manage this chronic condition. Join us for learning through activities, games, and fun. Meets in CHI St. Joseph’s Health Lower Level Conference Rooms B and C from 6 to 7 p.m. on the 2nd Monday of the month. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Event, General News Article, Health/Wellness, Press Release
Thursday, November 10, 2016
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