Red Lake County Herald

All aboard! The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will stop in 20 Minnesota towns on its annual ride (2023 is its 25th anniversary!) through the northern U.S., bringing live entertainment and Christmas cheer in exchange for donations to local food banks. The Holiday Train is a great way to get into...
Pictured above: The Plummer Legion Color Guard as they prepare to present the colors for Memorial Day. More information about the Plummer Memorial Day program can be found in the next Red Lake County Herald. A broadcast of the entire Plummer Memorial Day program can be viewed on Channel 35 (Oklee/Plummer channel) at 7pm on Thursday, June 1st.
Memorial programs were held in Oklee and Plummer on Monday, May 29th in honor of Veterans who are no longer with us. The Oklee program was held at the Red Lake County Central high school gymnasium. The guest speaker was Kurt Ellefson, a 2004 graduate of Lafayette High School in Red Lake Falls. Kurt...
Red Lake County Central 2023 graduates.
The Red Lake County Central high school gymnasium at Oklee was full on Friday, May 26th, as the 28 members of the Class of 2023 received their diplomas. The class sat before family, friends, RLCC staff and community members while the top three academically ranked students in the class gave speeches...
Pictured above is the RLCC Rebel football team after defeating the Cougars of Ada-Borup West. The win earned the Rebels a chance to play for the Section Championship against Mahnomen on Thursday, November 3rd at the Fargo Dome.
The Red Lake County Rebels would head to Ada on October 29th for the Section 8A semifinals match-up with the Ada-Borup West Cougars. RLC would start the game fast, after pressuring the Cougars with a pass rush, the Rebels would force a punt to give them the ball in great field position. The offense...
December 15, 2021 Nancy Magnell retired. She has worked for Red Lake County Cooperative for 27 years. Her retirement party was held on December 3rd at the Oklee Cenex where she has been the manager for most of those years. The new manager at the Oklee Cenex C-Store is Alisa Sandoval. Clayton Larson...
October 20, 2021 Beginning October 24th, you must dial 10-digits (area code + telephone number) for all local calls. On and after this date, local calls dialed with only 7 digits may not be completed, Red Lake County hosted Menahga in the annual Parent's Night game in Oklee on October 15th. This...
September 8, 2021 County roads (CSAH 6) for Red Lake and Polk are getting resurfacer this summer and they started at Hwy 92 moving north and are now moving west with their equipment. The first unit in the train of vehicles is the pre-heat unit. The second unit is the heating and recycling unit...
August 11, 2021 Eric Reinbold was apprehended in Red Lake County for homicide of his wife in Pennington County. It has been a long process which started a number of years ago, when the County was approached by the Minnesota Department of Transportation about transferring Highway 222 to the County...
Cari made her 1,000th career point during the Mustang vs WEM game on February 15th. Cari Bachand with her teammates celebrating her 1,000 points. Congratulations!!!
July 14, 2021 The Red Lake County Central Public School will continue to offer in-person learning to all students, as it did for the entire 2020-2021 school year. From the UofM - Crookston: Well, the first six months of this year are the second driest on record. The official weather records at the...


Richards Publishing

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


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