The family of Gloria Rustan, formerly of Oklee, shared their talents with the residents of Greenleaf Assisted Living Center in Thief River Falls on Saturday, January 2nd.
On December 10, 2015, the Red Lake County Commissioners met at 4:30 p.m. instead of their regular day and time due to the Truth and Taxation meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m. on December 10th.
Commissioners attending were Dave Sorensen, John Lerohl, Ron Weiss, Chuck Simpson and Anthony Flage.
Zion Lutheran's Sunday School held their Christmas Program on December 20th. The children did an excellent job telling the story of Jesus' birth.
The Oklee City Council met on Dec 14at 6:00 p.m. Mayor Burthwick called for the minutes to be read. They were approved. The bills were presented and approved. The city auditor Gale Schmitz came to discuss the revenues and report the books to the council. His report was approved.
Mathew Genova was...
Many treats for Christmas!
A couple of businesses in Oklee held open houses and the Senior Site held a Scandinavian Day as a fund raiser in the past week.
On December 8th, the Oklee Senior Site members held a Scandinavian Day the the Community Hall. They served up some very delicious Scandinavian...
Plummer was host for the Annual CP Railroad Holiday Train, which helps out the local food shelves.
The former Freedom Living Center in Oklee has recently been transformed into the Oklee Inn and is now open for business. The owners have been working hard to make it an attractive and comfortable place to stay. Rooms are available at both daily and extended stay rates. The Inn will be an ideal...
Over ten years ago, it was decided to change the dress code for just one day a week at Security State Bank and Security State Agency of Oklee. The employees of the Bank and Agency have since had the option of wearing jeans and casual clothing on Fridays. However, the privilege isn’t free. Part of...
On Sunday, December 6th, Santa and Mrs. Claus stopped by Brooks to visit with the children. The fun began with a supper of hotdogs or pulled pork, crab salad, beans, beverages and a cupcake/cookie. Everybodys names were added into a drawing and everyone received a gift from under the tree, children...
Every year, the CP Holiday Trains travel through dozens of communities, raising food and cash donations for North American food banks.
Again this year, the Holiday Train program is encouraging people attending events to bring heart...