Oklee Herald

The Red Lake County Fair is coming to Oklee, June 22-23-24.  The Red Lake County Fair will kick off fair week with an opening ceremony on Friday, June 22, at 8:30 a.m. in front of the Red Lake County Central School. Starting at 9:00 a.m. the public is welcome to enter their projects in the Open...
Judy Schue is retiring from RLCC School at the end of this school year. Also pictured are the sophomore and junior online class students who she supervised.
Mrs. Judy Schue currently works in the Red Lake County Central High School library and with the online students. She plans on retiring after the 2017-2018 school year. She has done so much for the school and will be missed. Schue has been happily married to Jerry Schue for over 40 years and they...
Plummer Legion Post Commander Roy Holmes, who presided over the program, gave the message for the day. “Let us remember not to forget.” He also commended his fellow Legionnaires and Auxiliary members who put out over 250 flags on graves in five cemeteries.
Memorial Day 2018 was one of the nicest Memorial Days in recent memory.  The sun shone beautifully and everyone was in shirt sleeves, wondering how to stay cool. The program handed out had a cover drawn by Treavor Van Dam, the 2018 Poppy Poster Winner.  Plummer Post Commander Roy Holmes began the...
Ms. Shelley Steva celebrated her retirement from RLCC High School with her family. (Left) Sara, Lee, Quinton, Ms. Shelley Steva, Erin, and Andy.
Ms. Shelley Steva will be retiring from Red Lake County Central at the end of the 2018 season. She has been one of the science teachers at the high school in Oklee. Ms. Steva attended the University of Iowa from 1970-1973, the University of Minnesota from 1973 to 1975 for her Bachelor of Science in...
3rd grade winners 1st Sarah Vettleson, 2nd Lexus Waldal
The Pioneers are very interested in keeping the history of agricuture alive.  We would like to thank the classes at Red Lake County Central for taking the time to participate in our contest.  A special thank you to Angel Bergeson for helping to conduct the contest!  Congratulations to the winners...
Oklee’s Memorial Day Program was held at RLCC High School. Pictured is Auxiliary member Barb Melby, Legion members John Lessard, Vincent Dessellier, Jan Dulka, Elmer Hanson, and Don Stenberg.
The Oklee Memorial Day program was held on May 28, 2018 at the Red Lake County Central High School in the gymnasium. Erin (Melby) and Simone Crawford were providing the prelude music as everyone came in and got seated.  The American Legion Color Guard from Post 159, presented the colors. Chaplain...
Mike Swenson and family celebrated his retirement after a long, successful teaching career. Family members with him included: (Seated) Kaylynn Wold, his mother Joyce, and Andy. (Standing) Tom Wold, Paul, Mike, Adam holding Aubrey, and Landon.
Mr. Mike Swenson is retiring from Red Lake County Central this year. He has been teaching at Oklee Public School which became RLCC for 44 years beginning in 1974. He attended Northland Community College in Thief River Falls and Bemidji State University earning a Bachelor’s of Science degree in...
Boys and girls basketball players at RLCC standing by the new shooting machine which was made possible from donations by individuals and businesses.
By: Calyssa Eskeli The Red Lake County Central girls’ basketball and Red Lake County boys’ basketball teams have available a new shooting machine which was acquired in early May. The shooting machine will be used during the summer and during the school year by both the girls and boys teams.  The...
This is the graduating class of Red Lake County Central. On May 25, 2018, the 25 students stood to receive their diplomas.
Red Lake County Central Graduation was held on Friday, May 25th at the High School in Oklee. The ceremony began at 5:30 p.m. Twenty-five seniors received their diplomas during the graduation ceremony. Speakers were the top three students of the Class of 2018. They included Hannah Kolstoe, daughter...
Morgan Plante, Faith Hanson, Brody Moen, Holly Johnsrud, Josh Kelley, David Clifton, Bella Russillo, Bailey Culkins, Skylar Longtin, and Katelyn Suchy at the RLCC SADDs trip to New Life Center.
On Wednesday, May 17th the Red Lake County Central Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADDS) went on a trip along with their advisor Ms.Beth Hagen. They went to help out at the New Life Center, a homeless shelter for men. The SADDs helped remodel the building by moving furniture and belongings...


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Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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