May 1, 2019 Mr. Randy Huie from Red Lake County Central High School was selected as the Minnesota State Student Council Advisor of the Year at the Minnesota State Student Council Convention and Banquet held April 6-8 in Medford, MN. Rhonda Vettleson is the new Driver’s Education instructor for Red...
April 3, 2019 On March 16, 2019, the Pennington/Red Lake County 4-H Junior Poultry Project Bowl Team competed at the Northern Regional contest held in Deer River. The Junior Poultry team which consisted of Rylan Torstveit and Brianne Ellison of Pennington County and Hailey Hanson of Red Lake County...
March 6, 2019 Red Lake County Central River Watch Team accepted their First Place Gold Award. Receiving award was RLCC River Watch Advisor Kathryn Tran, Tanisha Srnsky, Sidney Olson, Kaitlyn Morris and Red Lake Watershed District Staff Ashley Hitt. On Saturday, February 23rd, a full house (all 350...
Rodger Quist standing in front of the new sign of the new school named after him. Quist is a 1958 graduate of Oklee High School. Photo submitted
Longtime Educator Rodger Quist served over 20 years in School District 27J (in Colorado), as a school principal, interim superintendent and director of finance and operations. After  retiring, he continued his support by leading community campaigns for Bond and Mill Levy school funding. Quist...
On December 24, 2019, the Red Lake County Commissioners met at 10:00 a.m. All member were present: John Dudycha, Al Remick, Ron Weiss, Chuck Simpson and Anthony Flage. The agenda was approved with one addition to the agenda regarding the Huot Park grant with a motion by Simpson, seconded by Dudycha...
February 6, 2019:  Chelsey Vettleson is a newly elected member who will serve on the Red Lake County Central School Board. She was motivated to run for the school board because education is very important to her. The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest was Sunday, January 20, 2019 at the Red...
January 2, 2019:  County Commissioners John Lerohl and Dave Sorensen retired from the board at their last meeting in December. On Thursday, December 20, the Plummer Lions Club delivered candy bags to the children at Red Lake County Elementary School. The Lions gave out 270 bags of candy. The...
Volleyball Spotlight on Scholarship, front row: Brandie DeHate, Lilly Hanson, Natalia Whalen, Emily Kolstoe, Sophia Linder, Jenna Pahlen, Calyssa Eskeli, Sidney Olson, and Jayden Iverson. Middle Row: Bailey Sherman, Karena Melby, Molly Smith, Aurimy Olson, Paige Olson, Katy Suchy, Shawna Majeres, Marissa Thomas, and Cari Bachand. Back Row: Leah Peterson, Kia Bachand, Janae Olson, Marissa Schiebe, Clowie Magnell, Payton Rystad, Natalie Vettleson, Jamie Flatgard, and Tanisha Srnsky.
By: Emily Kolstoe Spotlight on Scholarship was awarded on Tuesday, December 6th, at RLCC High School for fall activities. The Spotlight on Scholarship Program provides an opportunity for students that have excelled to step into the “spotlight”.  Any student that maintained a 3.0 or better GPA while...
Dakota Heritage Bank held their Open House on December 2nd. They are a full service bank and a great new addition to Red Lake Falls.
 Dakota Heritage Bank  in Red Lake Falls, hosted their open house on December 2nd.  Visitors enjoyed home baked goodies, coffee and hot cider while they toured the newly remodeled bank that once served as a car dealership and daycare center.   Bank staff were available to answer questions and...
“The CP Holiday Train is a program that our 13,000-strong CP family has immense pride in bringing to communities every year. Access to nutritious food is a basic necessity, and food bank usage is on the rise across North America. The CP Holiday Train program is our way to help in the fight against...


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