Tag: Crosslake

MDA awards Farm to School grants to Crosslake, Upsala Schools

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/22/21) (St Paul, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture recently awarded funding to schools across Minnesota for two new grants to increase the amount of healthy local foods in school meals through its Farm to School programs. In total, $294,907 were distributed for purchasing Minnesota-grown and -raised foods to be…
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June 22, 2021 0

Concerns Raised Over Recent Crosslake Community School Departures

Executive Director, Cliff Skagen, and Director of Online Learning, Stacy Bender recently departed from Crosslake Community School, raising questions and concerns from both former employees, school staff, and the general public. On Friday, March 12th, Skagen resigned from his position while Bender was terminated. Their respective departures stemmed from a conflict of interest that violated…
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April 3, 2021 0

Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade Cancelled

Press Release (1/22/21) Crosslake, MN — Due to Minnesota’s COVID restrictions that are unlikely to be dialed back significantly in March, the Crosslake Chamber of Commerce and Parade Event Committee have made the difficult decision cancel the 2021 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration. Originally scheduled for March 13, this is the second consecutive year…
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January 22, 2021 0

Crosslake Man Dies After Truck Goes Through Ice on Cross Lake

A 24-year-old Crosslake man died Friday, Dec. 4, after the truck he was driving, which was reportedly stolen, went through the ice on Cross Lake near the intersection of Daggett Pine Road and County Road 66, according to a news release from Crosslake Police Chief Erik Lee. The man’s name is being withheld pending notification…
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December 5, 2020 0