Oklee Herald

The Newlywed Game was a hilarious event to watch and the participants looked like they were having lots of fun also. Lots of fun was the name of the game for the participants and the audience also. On the stage was Couple 1: Issac and Marcella Melby, Couple 2: John & Sue Dudycha, Couple 3: Warren & Lisa Tvedt, and Couple 4: Tim & Eileen Paquin. Helping with the game on the left side of the stage was Al Paquin and the emcee of the Newlywed Game on the right side of the stage, Tim Eggebraaten.
The night was a great night to be out and about at the Oklee Hall. The place was packed by 6:30 p.m. with more coming in. As of 6:30 p.m. the Oklee Firemen had served 160 meals and the line was still filling in with more people, coming to eat and enjoy the evening, all the way to the door.  The...
Minnesota’s School Board Recognition Week, February 15-19, is a time to thank our school board members for their commitment and contributions to education and our communities. RLCC School Board members include Dani Paradis, Pam Paradis, Darby Trontvedt, Matt Kolstoe, Marcella Melby, Jason Cater, Tom Bray, Lowell Hamrum, and Dave Person.
Red Lake County, MN— The Minnesota School Boards Association has set February 15-19 as School Board Recognition Week in Minnesota as a time to build awareness and understanding of the vital function an elected board of education plays in our society. Red Lake County Central ISD 2906 & Red Lake...
The Oklee City Council met on February 8th at the Oklee Café. The meeting was called to order at 6:04 p.m. with all members present: Kent Bergerson, Lori Melby, Kaye Munt, Mayor George Burthwich, and City Clerk, Derek Cross. Gale E. Schmitz, Oklee's CPA and Deputy Lovely. There were many citizens...
RLCC Triple A (Academics, Arts, and Athletics) recipients Seth Johnson and Holly Vettleson pictured with Region 8 Executive Secretary Jim Weinzrel at the Region 8 Triple A Banquet in Mahnomen.
RLCC High School seniors Holly Vettleson and Seth Johnson were selected to represent Red Lake County Central High School in the Academics, Arts, and Athletics Award program, RLCC’s High School Principal Randy Pederson announced February 2, 2016. Established in 1988 the Academics, Arts, and...
Austin Waliser scored his 1000th point while playing for the Rebels on February 2 against Northern Freeze.
Red Lake County’s basketball player Austin Waliser scored his 1,000th point February 2, 2016 in Karlstad when the RLC Rebels played the Northern Freeze. The basketball season is not over and Waliser will be adding to his total career points in the upcoming games. He currently has 1,005 points. His...
Mr. Michael Swenson nominated Marie Johnson and Devin Lambert was nominated by Mr. Randy Huie for January Students of the Month at RLCC.
Red Lake County Central High School in Oklee recently announced two students named as the January Students of the Month. They are Devin Lambert and Marie Johnson. The RLCC Senior High Student of the Month was Devin Lambert, a senior who is 17 years old. His parents are Scott and Shannon Lambert,...
Lacey Pendelton, Katie Pendelton and Shelby Gunderson’s finished canvases.
There was a painting class taught by Sandra Tougas on Monday, January 25 at the RLCC High School in Oklee. The class was available for sixth grade and up, and adults were welcome to attend. Tougas taught the class how to paint a picture of birds. The class painted the picture with acrylic paints...
On January 26, the Red Lake County Board of Commissioners met. All commissioners were present. Angie Lundeen, from HR, asked to be added to the agenda, which was approved.  Matt Anderson from Red Lake County SWCD was at the meeting instead of Tanya Hanson, to get the 2015 County Feedlot report...
The cast of “Alice” play by Jerome McDonough, from left to right,  (Back) David Clifton, Sydney Melby, Jayden Fore, Natalie Aakhus, Tom Nelson, (Middle) Nick Piersol, Kjersten Walton, Miranda Magnell, Jade Person, (Front) Heather Longtin, Erin Jones and Kara Longtin. RLCC’s play was directed by Mr. Michael Swenson. (submitted photo)
Red Lake County Central High Schools One Act Play cast has been rehearsing for the competition which was held in Bagley on Saturday, January 30th. The winner then advances to the competition on February 6th in Crookston. The cast performed a dramatization of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice and Wonderland”...


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