Left to right in the picture: Deputy Matt Bellamy, Polk County Sheriff’s Office; Lt. Brad Norland, Minnesota State Patrol; Trooper Matt Hitchen, Minnesota State Patrol; “Saved by the Seatbelt” recipients Emilee Rudie (mother of Emilee and Jakob), Angie Rudie, Jakob Rudie; Deputy Jim Jesme, Polk County Sheriff’s Office; Sgt. Dave Spray, Minnesota State Patrol; and Capt. Mike Wedin, Minnesota State Patrol. Photo credit - Holly Kostrzewski
BEMIDJI, Minn. – To kick off the statewide Click it or Ticket extra seat belt enforcement  campaign, the Minnesota State Patrol, Polk County Public Health,  Polk County Sheriff’s Office, Polk County Toward Zero Deaths Coalition and Northwest Minnnesota Toward Zero Deaths partners held an assembly...
Successful Gardening on the Northern Prairie has arrived with Eric Bergeson. The 372 pre-orders have been sent out.
“Successful Gardening on the Northern Prairie” is the newest book that Eric Bergeson has produced. He has published five other books including: “Down on the Farm”, “Still on the Farm”, “Off the Farm”, “Back on the Farm” and “Pirates on the Prairie.” “Successful Gardening on the Northern Prairie” is...
Owners of Palubicki’s in Fosston are from left to right: Nina Palubicki, Leah Hemmingsen, Tara Palubicki, and Jim Palubicki.
Palubicki’s Family Market and Spirits in Fosston will be celebrating their Grand Opening starting this Wednesday, May 17. The festivities start at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday with the ribbon-cutting ceremony. Expect a rush at the door -the first 50 customers will receive a free bag of groceries. Also...
Shop-at-the-Top Volunteer Appreciation, left to right: Audrey Emmel, Kathy Knezovich, Louan Hendrickson, Bev Cucci, Amanda Brusewitz, Sharon Dahlke, Betty Malm, Martha Ahles, Bev Anderson and Carole Beckstrand.
Friday, April 1, Clear Waters Life Center honored its Shop-at-the-Top volunteers.  Shop-at-the-Top opened in 2006 with the idea of making “a couple hundred dollars a month to help with utilities”.  One of our board members named it because it was on the top floor of CWLC-Clearbrook.  The shop has...
BEMIDJI MN – April 6, 2017 – Bill Christian will be inducted into the IDEA Hall of Fame on April 25 at the IDEA Competition Awards Banquet, to be held at Bemidji State University.  His business partners, Roger Christian and Hal Bakke will be inducted posthumously. The three business principals...
Pictured: Jr Farder, Chuck Flage, Conway Olson, Robert Landsverk, Gary Weiss and Todd Wieland.  Missing Bud Kiecker.
Red Lake County Co-op held its Annual Meeting on Thursday April 6th.  The meeting was held at the Brooks Community Center in Brooks.   A breakfast of pancakes, sausage and eggs was served by the employees at 8:30AM with the meeting following at 9:30AM.   Chairman Todd Wieland called the meeting to...
Ryan and Karen Griffin from Thief River Falls are the new RRVELP (Red River Valley Emerging Leadership Program) Agassiz Ambassadors for the Class of 2018.
Roseau, Minn. (3/30/2017) Ryan and Karen Griffin, Thief River Falls, MN, were recently named Agassiz Ambassadors for the Red River Valley Emerging Leadership Program at an awards banquet on March 25.  They will carry the title of Agassiz Ambassadors #57 for the coming year where they will apply...
The cast has been working hard on our set for the Play.
RLCC's production of the three act comedy ARSENIC AND OLD LACE is only two weeks away.  The cast is working hard to get the sets, and rehearsals to reenact this comedy that began its run on Broadway in 1941. This is one of the most popular comedies to come out of New York. The play is about two...
Steve and Jennie Svendsen are the East Polk County honor couple at the 79th Annual Red River Valley Development Association Honor Banquet.
Steve and Jennie Svendsen from Trail were honored at the 79th Annual Red River Valley Development Association (RRVDA) Honor Banquet at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Saturday, March 25, 2017.   The RRVDA is funded through an annual allocation from the county boards of commissioners in...
The Gully Tri-Coop Association Annual Meeting was well attended by their patrons, Saturday March 11th at the Gully Hall. Board of Directors include front row from left to right; Steve Hughes, General Manager Russ Crawford, Cory Carlson and Lon Vettleson. Back row: Dean Hanson, Paul Rydeen, Jared Hoeft and Corey Peterson.
The Gully Tri-Coop Association Annual Meeting was well attended by their patrons, Saturday March 11th at the Gully Hall. President Dean Hanson presided over the meeting. During the registration and handing out the patronage checks, each attendee received a $10 gift certificate to be used for...


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