Oklee Herald

Red Lake County Rebels Track and Field Team honored its athletes with recognition on June 2nd in Red Lake Falls.
Sixteen athletes and five managers received letter awards and fifteen athletes and two managers were recognized with participation certificates. The following were the letter winners Madison Thompson, Cody Gagner, Wyatt Schirrick, Devin Lambert, Ashley Longtin, Dylan Gustafson, Nick Plante,...
Red Lake County Fair Open Class 2014
In a few weeks it will be time for the Red Lake County Fair in Oklee. The dates are June 26-27-28 and the Red Lake County Fair board has many events scheduled. On Friday, June 26th, the opening ceremony will be held at RLCC High School in Oklee where a short program and the American Legion will...
Kindergarten and 1st grade group
A dance recital was held at RLCC Elementary April 26th.  Dance students ranged in age from “3 1/2” years of age to age “14” Krista Bernstein was the dance instructor. Bernstein had 92 students this year.
Taylor Hanson, Community Manager and Kayla Hawkinson, Senior Manager, both from Relay For Life of the American Cancer Society
Taylor Hanson, Community Manager and Kayla Hawkinson, Senior Manager, both from Relay For Life of the American Cancer Society were at the Oklee Community Hall this past Friday, May 29th to honor survivors and caregivers and also speak to Red Lake’s 2014 prestigious national award. The American...
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...


Richards Publishing

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

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Breaking News feed