McIntosh Times

The February McIntosh Council meeting was called to order on February 9th at 5:30 pm at the Community Center. All members of the Council were present. The City Clerk and the Council discussed the possibility of a part-time deputy clerk. The part-time position would understand the office procedures...
Pictured from left: Betty Tangen, Kathryn Carver,  Ilene Reierson, Lois Boehrson and Arlene Eggers.
Win-E-Mac Quilters Guild has been very busy making quilts for Project Linus. These are a few of the quilts we will be delivering to the chapter in Bemidji.  We have 30 quilts ready for delivery. Our guild meets the third Tuesday of each month year round. We meet at the McIntosh Community Center at...
Win-E-Mac Elementary students just had a box tops challenge at the school and collected over 4,000 Box Tops. Each class had to collect at least 200 Box Tops to be able to attend the dance party. Mr. Svalen willing brought in his DJ equipment and the kids absolutely loved it. Every class collected...
Gretchen Finseth and Vara Kutsev show off their baking skills during Career and Technical Education Month at Win-E-Mac School.
Career & Technical Education, or CTE, is education that directly prepares students for careers covering many fields. All these courses are extremely important to a well-balanced education for our students and are critical for our economy and communities.   Technical careers are in a high demand...
Everyone’s favorite Grandma, Dorothy Sandberg sat with Ella Strom during Bingo for Books last Monday night at WEM School.
On Monday evening the Win-E-Mac Literacy Committee hosted a supper and Bingo for Books night at the School for students in the pre-school through 6th grade. Everyone went home with a book! 
Win-E-Mac Robotics teams headed to state last week.
The Win-E-Mac Robotics teams headed to the State competition last week.
On Sunday, February 19, 2017 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm there will be a benefit for R.C. Hoopman and Jasmine Kaiser at the Great Northern Bar in Bagley. There will be a spaghetti dinner with a free will donation, a silent auction, bake sale, raffle items and much more. On January 8, 2017, Jasmine...
Congratulations Hunter on your 1,000 points!
Win-E-Mac Patriot senior, Hunter Chaput scored his 1000th high school career point on Monday, January 23rd during the Win-E-Mac win over Groodridge/Grygla/Gatzke at WEM High School. Hunter is a forward for the Patriots boys basketball team. Congratulations Hunter!
Win-E-Mac Boys’ Basketball Coach Vern Johnson scored another milestone last Tuesday as the Patriots won over Norman County West, making it Coach Johnson’s 500th career win! Congratulations to Coach Vern Johnson and the Patriots Boys Basketball team.
Johnson and Philion are among the top coaches in Minnesota history. Both are members of the Minnesota High School Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame; Johnson was inducted in 2013 and Philion in 2016. Read the entire story in the Tri County Canary issue this week.
Pictured are some of the staff members at McIntosh Senior Living, who together with the entire staff received a deficiency free review for the second year in a row from the Minnesota Department of Health State Survey team. Congratulations to all the staff at MSL!
McIntosh Senior Living nursing home was visited this week by the Minnesota Department of Health State Survey team out of Bemidji and received a deficiency free survey for the second year in a row.  A facility, such as McIntosh Senior Living depends on a quality staff and management team to be able...


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