Oklee Herald

See article for names of those who attended.
A warm glow of nostalgia enveloped the Oklee Cafe on Saturday evening, September 15, as the Oklee High School Class of 1968 held their 50th reunion. Amid jokes about hearing, memory, and more frequent trips to the bathroom, friendships were renewed and the air was alive with reminiscences.  Out of...
The Red Lake County Commissioners met on September 11, 2018 at 10am with Commissioners Al Remick, Ron Weiss, John Lerohl, and Chuck Simpson present. Dave Sorensen was absent. First on the agenda was Tanya Hanson from Red Lake County Soil Water Conservation District (RLC SWCD) requesting a Shoreland...
From the Grygla Eagle What is your new position at the school? I am the 7-12th grade science teacher.  What/where were you previously teaching? This is my first full-time teaching position. Previously, I was a K-12 substitute teacher in the Goodridge, Grygla, and RLCC school districts. Educational...
Last year's Festival of Tables, just one of the many decorated for the event.
The 3rd annual Festival of Tables, an American Cancer Society fundraiser, will be held in Red Lake County again this year. On Saturday, October 27th at noon, the Brooks Community Hall will be filled with a variety of creatively decorated tables with soups, breads and desserts on the menu.  This...
Francis and JoAnn Bradley were the Grand Marshall’s in the 47th Annual Blast To Brooks parade.
As celebrations go, the people of Brooks have this one down pat. After 47 years, they still manage to keep it fresh with new events and the crowd coming every year to enjoy the annual celebration. This year was no exception, the planning committee was fully engaged and from all reports was a...
Jacob Solie, Bicycle Project and 4-H Share the Fun Performance)
Red Lake County 4-H’ers demonstrate their knowledge and skills in the 4-H Building Minnesota 4-H’ers from 87 counties brought over 2,300 exhibits, delivered about 175 public presentations and participated in dozens of group learning experiences and performances at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair....
On August 28, 2018, the Red Lake County Board of Commissioners met for the regular meeting with all members present: John Lerohl, Dave Sorensen, Chuck Simpson, Al Remick and Ron Weiss. The meeting was opened by Chairman Dave Sorensen with the pledge of allegiance. There were no changes or additions...
Blake DeHate, and new owners of Oklee Locker Plant, Jesi and Kyle Dudycha.
There have been changes at one of Oklee’s local business August 2018. The Oklee Locker Plant is no longer John and Sue Dudycha’s business. After 25 years they have decided it is time for retirement and have handed over the keys to their son Kyle and his wife Jesi Dudycha  Kyle, the fourth owner of...
Carl Dugstad is settling in as the new principal at the Clearbrook-Gonvick School.
Carl Dugstad is settling in as the new principal at the Clearbrook-Gonvick School. He is excited for this year to begin. It is his 12th year in education. The previous principal Jeff Burgess had most of the things ready for the next school year. The master plan for the students schedule is done so...
This cool 2008 Chevrolet Corvette 789 was one of many great cars on display at the Oklee Market Day on August 11th. The car is owned by Joy Ostlund.
Oklee Market Day was a success even though it was on the hot side. And of course every farmer in the area is out harvesting their grain crop. The crops have been coming in fast and furious.  The Oklee Market Day Hero Hustle 5K Run/Walk event was well attended and started their run at 8:30 a.m. This...


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