Oklee Herald

The RLCC Mustang Stampede Newspaper students this year were (back) Austin May, Austin Waliser, Ashley Longtin, (front) Megan Berberich, Asia Davis, and Taylor Bushelle.
Not very many people know about the history of the Mustang Stampede Newspaper Class. It was started by Red Lake County Central’s art teacher Mrs. Vickie Kolden around 1999. She heard about a school newspaper created and written by students. Kolden had already known how to do an “old fashioned...
Plummer Park was the setting for the annual Plummer Memorial Day services. Plummer Legion Commander David Eskeli presided over the program.
Plummer American Legion & Auxiliary held the annual Memorial Day Service at the Plummer City Park on Monday, May 25th. For the first time in several years no train passed through while the program was being held! The program began with Linda Olson playing the music for the processional and...
The Frank Lund American Legion Post 159 held a flag ceremony at the Oklee Area Memorial Park before the service held in the gymnasium at Red Lake County Central.  The flag raised was flown above the country's captiol in Washington, D.C.
Early on Monday morning, May 25th, the American Legion, Frank Lund Post #159, gathered at the Oklee Area Memorial Park for a flag raising ceremony, presenting a United States flag flown over our nation. At 9:30 a.m., the Legion held a Memorial Day program at RLCC High gymnasium. The American Legion...
Garden Valley Education Foundation Director Freitag (right) is shown presenting a $5,000 Education Foundation grant to Red Lake County Central High School Principal Randall Pederson.
The Garden Valley Education Foundation recently presented a $5,000 grant to Red Lake County Central School to aid in the purchase of laptop computers for the School. High School Principal Randall Pederson was on hand May 18 to receive the check from Garden Valley Education Foundation Director...
Members of the Senior Class sang "Compass" as part of the commencement program on Friday, May 22nd.
It was a beautiful evening for a graduation ceremony, with fair weather and temperatures. The gymnasium filled with parents, grandparents, and other relatives along with friends of the families to celebrate the graduation of the Class of 2015. The American Legion Post #159 presented the Colors and...
Freedom Living Center in 2010 when it first opened, has recently closed it's doors.
On Tuesday, May 12, Rick Dulka, representing the owners of Freedom Living Center, clarified the reason for Freedom Living Center’s closing at the end of May. The closing took the citizens of Oklee by surprise and many rumors have been heard around town. Here is why the owners reluctantly had to...
Mrs. Susan Lee with her last group of School Readiness students. She will be retiring from RLCC after this school year.
This year, Susan Frisby Lee is retiring from teaching after spending 37 years in Oklee, Plummer, and Red Lake County Central High School and Elementary School. She has worked 37 years as a speech therapist, 23 years in School Readiness, and 28 years in Early Childhood Special Education. Lee has...
RLCC Friends of Education recipient Shirley Dessellier, RLCC retiree Susan Lee, RLCC Education Association Co-Presidents JoyAnn Dahl and Shelley Steva, and RLCC Friends of Education recipients Kippy Thomas and Buzz Wilson.
Red Lake County Central Schools honored their Retiree, Susan Lee, and their Friends of Education on May 5, 2015, at the Kramer Brown program in Thief River Falls. Susan Lee was honored for her many years of teaching as a Speech teacher, School Readiness, and ECFE teacher. Susan has worked in many...
In 1999 the Relay For Life in Red Lake County was organized in Red Lake County and replaced the Longest Day of Golf which concluded in the county in 1998. The Relay For Life began in 1985 in Tacoma, WA and came to Red Lake County as a signature fundraising event for the American Cancer Society as...
Red Lake County Central’s Class of 2015 Graduation is Friday, May 22 at 7:00 pm at the RLCC High School gymnasium in Oklee. The top three seniors giving addresses will be Mickala Morinville, daughter of Scott and Judy Morinville; Brittney Bray, daughter of Tom and Nancy Bray; and Sierra Swenson,...


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P.O. Box 159
239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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