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News for Community

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Angler and Hunter Recruitment and Retention Grant Program Helping a young hunterGetting more people into the outdoors is crucial for the future stewardship of Minnesota's natural resources. Minnesota has fared better than most states in maintaining hunting and fishing activity. But there is much work to be done as the segment of the population that participates the most continues to age, and ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
The Park Rapids Walker Eye Clinic held an open house and ribbon-cutting to celebrate their brand new building!  Stop in to their new address for all your eye care needs. Their new location is:  100 Huntsinger Avenue Park Rapids, MN 56470
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Event, Health/Wellness
Monday, June 04, 2018
Arvig is proud to be a community-based provider, which we believe means being more than just the provider of internet, television and telephone services.  We're a provider of job opportunities in small towns, helping people work where they want to live, instead of living where they have to work.  Arvig provides support to local causes and events - both monetary and in-kind - because we know how ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Hockey Day Minnesota Bemidji 2019 Announcement Ceremony Sunday, July 1 at 11 a.m. at Lake Bemidji Waterfront Minnesota Wild Mascot Nordy to serve as Grand Marshall of Bemidji Jaycees Water Carnival Parade The Hockey Day Minnesota – Bemidji 2019 Announcement Ceremony will be held on Sunday, July 1 at 11:00 a.m. at the Lake Bemidji Waterfront. Representatives of the Minnesota Wild, Fox Sports ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, General News Article
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
What Is It? As American as apple pie and the 4th of July. This year, the Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Parade will be held at 5pm on Wednesday, July 4th, America’s Independence Day. The Chamber is working diligently to promote the entire day’s Festivities including the Firecracker Foot Race, the John Michael Lerma Pie Baking Contest & Auction, the 4th of July Parade, the ...read more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Community, Fun Facts, Chamber, Event, General News Article
Monday, May 21, 2018
CHI St. Joseph's Health has many events coming up in June. D1 Kids Club Support GroupA support group for young people with type 1 diabetes and their families to better manage this chronic condition. Join us for learning activities, games, and fun. Call Tia at 218.255.3684 for dates and times. Free Occupational Therapy ScreeningsCHI St. Joseph’s Health offers FREE occupational therapy screenings ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Event, Health/Wellness
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Legends and Logging Days is a 4 day event August 9 - 12.  It kicks off downtown Thursday night with Water Wars, moves to the East 40 Tractor Grounds Friday and Saturday, and finishes with a concert Sunday at Sleeping Fawn Resort.  Over 2500 people attend this annual event that celebrates the area's rich logging history. Thousands of thrills:  Lumberjack action, Water Wars on Main and 2nd Street ...read more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Chamber, Community, Economic, Event
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
The Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism is offering the At Your Service: Working with Multicultural Customers workshop to Chamber Members.  At Your Service training is a program developed by the University of Minnesota Extension.  Companies all over the World have sent employees to the original Train the Trainer type workshop.  Our program is facilitated by Sue Tomte, an At Your ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Education
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