On November 30th, the Oklee, MN Post Office, 202 2nd Ave, will offer a special pictorial postmark celebrating the 50th anniversary of the holiday classic TV show “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” The collectible postmark will be available 8 am to 2:30 pm at the Post Office. “Commemorative postmarks are...
The speaker of the RLCC’s Honor Society Induction was Connie Bishop, a former second grade teacher at the Plummer Elementary School who retired in 2014.
Red Lake County Central High School’s chapter of the Minnesota Association of Honors Societies induction ceremony had Connie Bishop as its guest speaker. The event was held Friday, October 23 in the RLCC gym. She focused on the four pillars of MAHS.  The first pillar is leadership. Leadership can...
2015-16 members of the Minnesota Association Honor Societies from RLCC are (back row) Seth Johnson, Samantha Smith, Holly Vettleson, Miranda Magnell, Austin Waliser, Asia Davis, Shelby Haugen, Kayla Olson, Mr.  Bryan Paskvan who is the advisor, (middle row) Mary Auman, Taylor Bushelle, Tera Qualley, Shelby Gunderson, Nikki Schmitz, Ashley Longtin, Kelsie Sirjoid, Natalie Aakhus, Megan Berberich, (front row) Erin Jones, Sydney Melby, Jayden Fore, Matt Vettleson, Hannah Kolstoe, and Katie Olson.
On Friday, October 23rd, Red Lake County Central High School hosted a gathering to congratulate those who were inducted into Minnesota Association of Honor Societies. Twelve students were inducted. The ceremony included the Candlelight Ceremony where President Austin Waliser spoke on scholarship,...
Matt Kehn, bus driver and dishwasher for RLCC
Getting up early each weekday and heading to the bus garage to warm up the busses takes dedication. This year Red Lake County Central has two new bus drivers bringing students to and from school each day. They are Matt Kehn and Gary Chaput. Matt Kehn By: Asia Davis Red Lake County Central welcomes...
Devin Lambert competing in hurdles while in Australia.
Devin Lambert, a senior from Red Lake County Central, left July 7th to be a participant in the Down Under Sports Tournament for track and field in Australia. Lambert was one of the six selected to represent Minnesota. He spent seven days in Australia and three days in Hawaii and most of his trip he...
Gary Nordlund demonstrating the functions of the new Action Tracker Chair to Brian Engebretson.
Monday, September 21 was a big day for Brian Engebretson as he was surprised with an “Action Trackchair” at Clearbrook. He thought he was going to attend a monthly meeting of Clear Waters Life Center and was totally surprised when he was presented with the new equipment.  The Action Trackchair and...
Sidney Olson with her photography project at the Minnesota State Fair (Blue Placing).
4-H at the Minnesota State Fair is not just a fun annual event. Every summer, thousands of 4-H youth participate in the state fair to showcase the knowledge and skills they've gained throughout the year, and to continue their learning experiences. 4-H youth spend months working on projects designed...
2015 Homecoming senior class King and Queen candidates include (left to right) Austin Waliser, Sami Smith, Wyatt Waldal, Kayla Olson, Devin Lambert, Miranda Magnell, Marcus Christensen, Morgan Bushelle, Seth Johnson, and Asia Davis. Coronation will be at 8:45 am Monday, October 5 in the high school gymnasium.
Red Lake County Central will be celebrating Homecoming Week Monday, October 5th- Friday, October 9th. There will be many activities planned throughout the week as well as dress up days including: Monday-Jersey Day, Tuesday-Dynamic Duo Day, Wednesday-Character Day, Thursday-Spirit Day, and Friday-...
It was a beautiful evening to hold a Backpack Blessing service at the Oklee North Park. Dawn (Hegge) Hanson was the lay minister for the evening.
On Wednesday, September 2nd, Oklee Lutheran Parish held a campfire service at the Oklee North Park with the purpose of Blessing the children’s backpacks before school started. Dawn (Hegge) Hanson, lay minister from the Gully Parish, performed the service and Oklee Parish supplied the wood and...
Catherine Johnson, director of ICCC, John Lerohl, County Commissioner visiting with Christopher Ingraham. Johnson is giving Ingraham information Red Lake County and ICCC.
It was a pretty exciting time for Red Lake County since the Washington Post ran a story written by Christopher Ingraham using data from a USDA study on 6 amenities ranking all 3,111 counties in the United States and Red Lake County, MN came up at the 3,111 spot. Which of course, according to that...


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