Mavis is pictured with Shelley Mueske, who will now be filling some pretty big shoes at the Skime Store. Photo courtesy of the Roseau Times. June 24, 2017
Just shy of turning 83, Mavis Olson stood behind the counter at the Skime Store out in Skime on Tuesday and was counting down the days. If she stands on her tiptoes, she just might be all of five feet, and all she wants is to walk off the job one final time on June 30 with no fanfare. It’s not...
Blake and Brett Rychlock won first place for their age group at the Back to the 50’s car show in Saint Paul June 24th.
Jerry and Holly Rychlock, of rural Grygla, have been attending the MSRA Back to the 50’s Car Show for over 30 years now. Held June 23-25 on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in Saint Paul, at least 11,000 cars were shown this year! Driving their ’36 Ford 3-Window Coupe to the show, their son, Jeremy...
Local artist, Betsy Saurdiff is lending her inventive abilities this summer to create gorgeous Centennial mugs we can all cherish for years to come.  As many of you already know, Betsy has been the local art teacher for both Goodridge and Grygla High Schools for many years. She stated that her...
Kendra Jensen and Brooke Limesand with their “city” at the State Capitol.
Recently, local area youth were selected to attend the 71st annual Minnesota Girls and Boys State camp in the Twin Cities area from June 11th through the 17th. Among those chosen from the Goodridge/Grygla area were Brooke Limesand, Alaina Monson, Kendra Jensen, Logan Merrill and Clayton Irlbeck....
David Vraa, Adeline Olson, Galen Quam and Danny Holen are pictured in front of the Reiner Town Hall where a picnic was held last week in honor of the three men, who retired after decades of dedicated service to their township in rural Goodridge.
“I would describe these guys as being proactive instead of reactive over the years,” says Adeline Olson, who has been the Pennington County Assessor for the last 37 years. Reiner Township, in rural Goodridge, held a picnic last week in honor of their longtime board members who have each retired...
Bailey Watne was one of the performers at the Relay for Life event.
Grygla’s Relay for Life team, Chix from the Stix, held an entertainment night at the Veterans Gazebo last Wednesday evening. Despite a couple pauses in the show due to rain, the event was a success. The team served a free-will donation supper with funds going towards the fight against cancer!...
The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office held a public meeting last week on Tuesday, June 13th, to discuss with the public a Notification of Release for Jack Warren Nomeland. DOB: 01/18/1954. Nomeland is 5’11” and weighs 192 pounds. Race: White, Eyes: Hazel, Hair: Brown, Build: Medium. Offender has a...
Pastor Vicki Saude-Worthington visits with Laudy Sistad at Minnesota Greenleaf Senior Living in Thief River Falls last week.
By now you’re familiar with the new summer series that’s been running the last few weeks. I’ve been giving you an up close and personal look into a local business or organization after spending some time on the job with them. I hope you’ve been enjoying a more personalized, inside look and going “...
All community members are invited and encouraged to attend the 2017 Relay For Life of East Polk County on Friday, June 23rd from 5:30 – 10:30 pm at Thompson Athletic Field in Fosston. We invite all local cancer survivors and their family members to attend the event in celebration of their...
“Wipeout Cancer” was the theme of this year’s Relay for Life of Marshall/Pennington Counties. Sisters, Tausha Severts and Shaunna Olson, hold a special spot for the Relay events as both are cancer survivors. Tausha had Thyroid Cancer while Shaunna had Melanoma. They are pictured at their team’s campsite at the Marshall County Fairgrounds. The event was held in Warren last Friday night.
Grygla’s Relay for Life team, Chix from the Stix, played a huge role in last Friday night’s Relay for Life event at the Marshall County Fairgrounds in Warren. As of right now, Grygla’s Chix have raised over $10,400.00, which will benefit the American Cancer Society. Due to severe storms in the area...


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