Oklee Herald

RLCC choir students who competed at the Solo Vocal Contest in East Grand Forks and received ratings from excellent to a perfect score included: (back) Phillip Sorenson, Jayden Iverson, Abigail Walton, and Adrianne Jones, (front) Thomas Benson, Sidney Olson and Kjerstin Nelson.
Red Lake County Central competed in a Vocal Solo Contest at the East Grand Forks High School Wednesday, November 7. Seven students signed up to go: one senior, Phillip Sorenson; four juniors, Jayden Iverson, Sidney Olson, Adrianne Jones, and Abby Walton; and two freshmen, Thomas Benson and Kjerstin...
The preschool students and teachers thank the Oklee Fire Department for teaching the students about their jobs, and explaining how their equipment and truck are very useful.
The Oklee Preschool class would like to send a big thanks to Doug Cote and the Oklee Fire Department for visiting their classroom. During Fire Safety Week at school, firefighter Cote came to the classroom to talk to the students about fire safety. They also provided each child with a fun fire...
This year the Ecumenical Program will be held on November 18th and it is St. Francis Xavier’s turn to host the event. The time is 6:30 p.m. Following the event, which is open to all who wish to attend, fellowship with coffee and treats will be after the program. This is a very special program for...
The 3rd annual Red Lake County Festival of Tables was held in Brooks at the Community Hall on Saturday, October 27th.  This event raises money for the American Cancer Society and once again Red Lake County can be proud of the support for ACS as a total of $3,343.00 was tallied in this fundraiser! ...
The RLC Rebel boys getting ready to play the Red Lake Warriors at the playoff game.
RLC Rebels Advance  Red Lake County Rebels were able to advance into the Section 8A Semifinals after a 44-0 win over the Red Lake Warriors on Tuesday, October 23.  The Warriors began with a 32 yard drive. After a fourth down punt, the Rebels began their offensive work. In three plays, the final...
Students turning in their MN Student Vote election ballots for this year’s election. Results tallied will be placed in the newspaper next week.
By Tanisha Srnsky Red Lake County Central was one of almost 280 schools throughout Minnesota that participated in a high school mock election. The election is held to teach young students the power and importance of voting, while also teaching them to do research before making their decision. ...
The Commissioners met on October 23rd for their regular meeting.  Jennifer Maleitzke, Public Affairs Consultant came before the board to update them on the Line 3 project. Maleitzke started by Thank ing Red Lake County: It’s been a long road – Enbridge started first regulatory paperwork to replace...
On October 9, 2018, the Red Lake County Commissioners, John Lerohl, Chuck Simpson, Al Remick, Dave Sorensen and Ron Weiss met at the Red Lake County Courthouse for their bi-monthly meeting with all members present. Chairperson Sorensen called the meeting to order and the pledge of allegiance was...
Recently 2 more granite blocks were installed at the Oklee Area Veterans’ Memorial thanks to the help of John Lerohl.  The block purchased for Bud Christoferson by Envald and Kathleen Christoferson of Los Alamos, CA was placed in the walkway south of the gazebo.  In addition, the block purchased...
My Dad, Ingvald Olson, started trucking in 1931. He hauled cattle to the stockyards in Oklee with a Model T. In 1935, when the Union Stockyard in West Fargo, ND opened, my Dad bought a new 1935 Chevrolet truck to haul cattle there. He also hauled gravel and hauled cream to the Oklee Creamery....


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