Red Lake County Central King and Queen candidates: (back) Noah Bakken, Seth Paradis, Gunner Anderson, Ethan Vettleson, and Matt Vettleson, (front) Jayden Fore, Sydney Melby, Linsey Thompson, Katie Olson, and Hannah Kolstoe.
Meet your Homecoming candidates for 2017.
Bonnie Wagner (left), Vice President of NW MN SWO, presents the Mary Magdalene Award to Irene Rosten, the Conference 2 winner.  The award presented at the 30th Annual Convention held at Fair Hills Resort, Detroit Lakes, MN.
Irene Rosten, of Oklee,  was announced as one of the winners of the Mary Magdalene Award at the NW MN Synodical Convention held at Fair Hills Resort on Sept 14 & 15. One winner was announced for each conference in the NW MN Synod.   Irene, who was nominated for the award by the Salem WELCA, was...
Phyllis Linder, Alice Hofstad, Diane Kolstoe, Irene Rosten, Ellen Hegge, and Ginny Stonehouse attend the 30th Annual Convention of the NW MN Synodical Women’s Convention held at Fair Hills Resort by Detroit Lakes. All are members of Salem Lutheran Church.
Fair Hills Resort near Detroit Lakes, MN was the site of the 30th annual convention of NW MN Synodical Women’s Convention. Attending the convention on Friday, Sept 15, from Salem Church, rural Oklee, were Diane Kolstoe, Phyllis Linder, Ginny Stoneouse, Alice Hofstad, Irene Rosten, and Ellen Hegge....
The Red Lake County Commissioners held the Public Hearing for the Red Lake County Buffer Ordinance before their regular Commissioners meeting. There were a few persons in attendance in addition to Tanya Hanson from the RLC Soil & Water Conservation District and Kurt Casavan from  RLC...
The Red Lake County Environmental Office and the Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office have teamed up to provide a pharmaceutical waste collection site at the Courthouse in Red Lake Falls. The waste receptacle is located on the ground floor of the Courthouse, in the hallway across from the Sheriff’s...
Grades 9-12 gathering in the gym as school resumes at RLCC.
Red Lake County Central Principal Randy Pederson started the morning speaking to the high school students in the gymnasium. Peterson talked about the new RLCC High School rules. He encouraged the students to have a good year.    Students were asked to take responsibility for their efforts, their...
Two new fountains have been installed at Red Lake County Central's High School building. One near the front entrance and the other across from the school's office.
This summer while school was not in session, there are usually improvements in addtion to the normal deep cleaning done before school starts. This year, one of the improvements was the installation of two new water fountains for drinking and for filling your reusable water bottles. They have...
Pictured in the photo: Members of the Carriere family: Jeanne Halle, Tracy Hamm, Second Chance for Life President Tracie Vandenburgh, Bob Carriere, Sue Carriere, David Mugaas, Jeannette Carriere, Mary Jo Mugaas, Nancy Carriere, McKenzie Hamm and Malayna Hamm.
Oklee Market Day Organ & Tissue Donor Awareness 5K had a lot of meaning to the Carriere family. Bob Carriere had a heart transplant January 15, 2017 and was a patient at the University of Minnesota for about three months.  While he stayed in the hospital waiting for the transplant he was...
Oklee Market Day 5K Walk/Run winners were (back row L to R): George Banasau; Russell Sorenson; Kim Rosendahl; Briar Lane and Bob Melby. Front row: Taylyn Banasau; Gail Ose; Katie Holstrom; Mary Jo Mugaas; Vanessa Wilebski and Michelle Bakken.
August 12th was a perfect day for Market Day with great weather and perfect temperatures. The Key Hunt rules were given out in the morning so searchers could look for the keys. The Market Day 5K Walk/Run had approximately 66 persons participating. This year the profits were donated to Second Chance...
Attending the RSVP Banquet from Oklee on August 2nd were Vi Cote, Bev Linder, Einar & Carol Kvasager, and Irene Rosten.
It was a “Big Deal” at Brown Dining Room on the University of Minnesota Campus Wednesday, August 2nd!  The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of the Red River Valley hosted their annual Volunteer Recognition Banquet, honoring more than 200 guests throughout the seven county region for...


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