Oklee Herald

Red Lake County Fair is coming to Oklee June 23-24-25. This year marks the first time the Red Lake County Fair has offered a Rodeo as part of the events. The two day Rodeo will be a fun and exciting event to go to this year. Advance Tickets will be sold for Rodeo and Baja Race until the 20th of...
The RLCC French Club in front of the RestoGare Bistro: Jarisa Bailey, Tasha Manning, Adrien Verbout, Daphney Koralewski, Austin Jensen, Andrew Fish, Billie Gryskiewicz, Grace Gieseke, and Julia Bernstein.
The French I and French II classes from Red Lake Falls, Red Lake County Central, and Breckenridge had the opportunity to go to Winnipeg for a French Trip. Lynn Vatthauer from Red Lake Falls is the ITV instructor for the class and planned the trip. Also chaperoning on the trip was Stephanie Halland...
Lying down is Dede Walton, Officer O’Hara. Front row (l to r): Jayden Iverson, Officer Klein; Sydney Melby, Abby Brewster; Jade Person, Dr. Einstein; Hannah Kolstoe, Martha Brewster. Middle Row (l to r):  Kara Longtin,  Elaine Harper; Remy Ransack, Mr. Witherspoon; Natalie Aakhus, Teddy, Brewster; Heather Longtin, Lieutenant Rooney. Back row (l to r): Tom Nelson, Mortimer Brewster; Nick Pahlen, Jonathan Brewster; Tera Qualley, Officer Brophey; Britain Arl, Rev. Dr. Harper; Abby Walton, Mr. Gibbs.
RLCC High School will be presenting the three act mystery comedy “Arsenic and Old Lace” by Joseph Kesselring and by special arrangement with Dramatist’s Play Service.   The production is scheduled for April 18th, 19th, and 20th –Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. The cast...
On March 13, 2017, the City of Oklee held their monthly meeting at the Oklee Cafe at 6:00 p.m. All members of the council were present: Paul Cyr, Matthew Genova, Lori Melby and Kaye Munt. Also present were Mayor George Burthwick; Clerk Derek Cross; and Darrell Tougas from Maintenance. Other present...
Young Authors Conference was held March 9 in Thief River Falls. Those who attended from RLCC were (back) Natalie Lindemoen, Paige Olson, Arielle Rude, Adriel Bakken, Heather Longtin, Cari Bachand, Serenity May, Morgan Plante, Skylar Longtin, (front) Brock Tvedt, Jeremy Kruchowski, Peyton O’Neill, Caden Lee, Carly Vettleson, Jonathon Roue, Remi Rathsack, Kaleb Fougner, Gunner Sandeen, and Maverick Nelson.
The Northwest Service Cooperative hosted the 2017 Young Authors Conference on March 9, 2017, at Northland Community and Technical College for students in grades 5-8.   The YAC is a one-day event designed to inspire and encourage young writers. During this one-day event designed to celebrate writing...
Mrs. Patty Mickelson nominated Brock Tvedt and Taylor Bushelle was nominated by Mr. Mike Swenson for RLCC February Students of the Month.
Two Red Lake County Central students were recently recognized as the February Students of the Month. They were Brock Tvedt and Taylor Bushelle. The RLCC February Student of the Month for junior high was Brock Tvedt.  He is 14 years old and in eighth grade. Tvedt’s parents are Kevin and Tiffany...
Twenty-one quilts were finished at Project Linus Day at Oklee Quilting.
On March 4th, quite a few gals gathered at Oklee Quilting to work on creating quilts for Project Linus, providing security through blankets.  Project Linus has 293 chapters representing all fifty states. As a result of the combined efforts of dedicated “blanketeers” over 5,000,000 blankets have...
The dads and students patiently waiting to be served at the Breakfast with Dad, an appreciation event sponsored by the RLCC Elementary.
Submitted by Andrea Eskeli No matter what age you are, no matter where you are in life, everyone has a “dad” of some fashion who has been a role model in their lives. “Dad” is a very powerful word, and a very complex yet rewarding position to fill. Whether your “dad” is the man who created you or a...
RLCC Student Senate hosted the Northwest Division Spring Student Council Summit.  After a day of work the RLCC Student Senate kicked back and took a picture.  RLCC Student Senate included: (L to R) Natalie Aakhus, Jade Pearson, Ashley Longtin, Advisor Mr. Randy Huie, Megan Berberich, Julia Bernstein, Taylor Bushelle, Sydney Melby, Angel Auman, Karena Melby, Tera Qualley, Dawson Rystad, Lynsey Morris, Kia Bachand, Taya Mornville, Jenna Pahlen, Tyler Eskeli, and Calyssa Eskeli.
The Northwest Division Spring Student Council Summit was held Thursday, March 9 at the Red Lake County High School. Taylor Bushelle was the current President of the division so RLCC had the honor of hosting the Summit. The day started off with a welcome speech by RLCC Principal Mr. Randy Pederson...
Shelby Gunderson was nominated to represent RLCC for the Triple “A” (Academic, Arts, and Athletics) Award. She is pictured with Jim Weinzierl, Executive Secretary of the Region, and Randy Huie; Board Member Region 8A.
Shelby Gunderson, Red Lake County Central High School senior, was selected to represent RLCC in the Academics, Arts and Athletics Award program, Principal Randy Pederson announced in February.  Established in 1988, the Academics, Arts and Athletics Award (Triple “A” Award) is sponsored by the...


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