The 2nd annual Red Lake County Festival of Tables held in Brooks at the Community Hall on Saturday, October 28th was deemed a great success by organizers! All proceeds from this event were given to the American Cancer Society. Red Lake County has been recognized nationally in the past for raising...
Some of the staff members at Essentia Health in Oklee are Dr. Shelley Wahlen Quinlan, Regina Kihlstadius, Luann Dufault, Nicole Kiesow, and Joan Bloom.
For two decades, Essentia Health has been providing quality, personal care for people in Oklee and the surrounding area. This anniversary was celebrated with an open house and celebration on October 6. Before medical care was provided to patients, the building that now houses the clinic was a...
RLCC’S Julia Bernstein (second from left) had an awesome opportunity to compete in track at DownUnder in Brisbane Australia. She and her relay teammates are pictured with their third place medals.
Red Lake County Central student Julia Bernstein was invited to compete at “DownUnder” on July 2nd- July 10th. It took place at the Surfers Paradise in Brisbane, Australia. She decided to go so she could run in a track meet with other competitors plus go to Australia. She competed in three events:...
On Wednesday, September 27th, this bull moose was standing in the middle of the road south of Brooks on County Road 7. The big guy stood there, looking around until the truck in the background got closer, then he decided it was time to move.
The Red Lake County Commissioners met on September 26, 2017 at 10 a.m. with Dave Sorensen (acting chair), John Lerohl, Chuck Simpson and Ron Weiss present. There was one addition to the agenda, carried with a motion by Simpson, seconded by Weiss. Jennifer Maleitzke, community relations consultant,...
Vicki Duden, paraprofessional.
Three people have joined the Red Lake County Central High School staff. Two individuals, Jodi Bachand and Vicki Duden, were recently hired as para-professionals to work with students at the high school. Both have substituted as paras prior to their full time employment. One new teacher, Craig...
2017 RLCC Homecoming Court: Front: King Matthew Vettleson and Queen Sydney Melby. Middle: Noah Bakken, Hannah Kolstoe, Seth Paradis, and Jayden Fore. Back: Gunner Anderson, Katie Olson, Ethan Vettleson, and Lynsey Thompson.
Homecoming Week 2017 is a very busy week for the Red Lake County Central High School students. Many events will take place to celebrate Homecoming. Monday, September 25th kicks off with Coronation in the gym starting at 8:45 am. The public is welcome to attend the crowning of the king, queen,...
Recipients of Spotlight on Scholarship certificates for band and choir were (front) Lacey Pendleton, Kara Longtin, Brandi DeHate, Marie Johnson, AJ Jones, (back) Nick Pahlen, Phillip Sorenson, Sydney Melby, Sidney Olson, and Abby Walton.
The Minnesota State High School League recently awarded 57 Spotlight on Scholarship certificates to Red Lake County Central High School students in grades 9-12 for their achievements in the classroom and their participation in fine arts and athletics during the spring of 2017. Spotlight on...
Around 6:30pm on 09/20/17, a lady contacted the Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office and requested law enforcement to check the welfare of her granddaughter at l 00 7th Ave. in Oklee. She claimed that her granddaughter was in the midst of a verbal argument with her husband, while she was speaking with...
On September 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., the City of Oklee met for their regular meeting in the Oklee Cafe. Present were Mayor George Burthwick, Paul Cyr, Matthew Genova, Lori Melby and City Clerk Derek Cross. Kaye Munt and Gale Schmitz were not present. Mayor George Burthwick opened the meeting and...


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