Category: News

Already booked up, CRMC’s ‘Driving for Hospice’ looks for prizes, donations for June 17th

Despite already being sold out after less than two months for teams to sign up, Cuyuna Regional Medical Center’s ‘Driving for Hospice’ annual Golf Tournament is still looking for interested parties to help raise funds for their non-profit Hospice program. In our conversation with CRMC Charitable Fund Coordinator Jennifer Podsiadly, the 18-hole, best ball scramble will…
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May 19, 2022 0

Farm & Field Show (5/19)

Chris Westcott – Beltrami, MN area producer Matt Erickson – producer in Fertile, MN Mark Sirjord – Bejou, MN area farmer John Sandbakken – Executive Director, National Sunflower Association Dustin Perry – Crookston, MN area producer Ron Visser – Site Manager, Riverview Dairy, Waukon, MN Meghan Palubicki – Red Poppy Greenhouse Casey Kraska – AgriMax…
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May 19, 2022 0

Ada-Borup-West May Students of the Month

May Students of the Month The following students were nominated by the staff for SOTM based on three criteria:1)      Student displays behaviors such as respect for others, high levels of motivation, andencouragement to peers.2)      Student is an example of a positive role model/mentor to other students.3)      Student is in good standing and gives superior effort…
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May 19, 2022 0

Motorists, farm equipment operators asked to safely share the road during spring planting season

Release from the Minnesota Department of Transportation: BAXTER, Minn. — Motorists traveling in Minnesota this spring should watch for large, slow-moving farm equipment and drive with caution, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Crash data shows there were 374 crashes involving farm equipment in Minnesota since 2019, resulting in eight deaths and 133 injuries. Inattentive…
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May 19, 2022 0

Ada-Borup-West Elementary Host Mini-Labs

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup-West Elementary students this week participated in a unique tradition that offers them the opportunity to learn try out some potential new hobbies and learn some new skills that they normally wouldn’t learn in the classroom. Ada-Borup-West Elementary Principal Bree Triplett says they held their annual mini-labs on Monday and Tuesday…
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May 19, 2022 0

Community Co-ops Installing Natural Gas in Waubun

Waubun, MN — Community Co-ops has now begun work installing Natural Gas service to the Waubun community. This project was a couple years in the making and was delayed this year due to the wet spring, but Jake Swiers of Community Co-Ops says they are in town and encourage residents to get in touch with…
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May 19, 2022 0

Waubun Wildlife Club Hosting 30th Annual Spring Fishing Tournament this Saturday on White Earth Lake

White Earth Lake, MN — The Waubun Wildlife Club will be hosting their 30th annual Spring Fishing Tournament this Saturday, May 21st on White Earth Lake. The 45-team tournament, which is full, will be based out of the New Horizons Resort. Walleye will be the main target for teams, but a prize for biggest pike…
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May 19, 2022 0

Dekko Foundation Awards Gary Pines $4,000 Donation During Visit to Norman County

Ada, MN — The Dekko Foundation celebrated their 40th anniversary this week by visiting the communities and projects they’ve supported in Norman County, and also gave one of those projects a nice boost to continue their support for future development. The Gary Pines, located one mile north of Gary, was surprised with a $4,000 donation…
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May 19, 2022 0

Aitkin School Board meeting from Monday, May 16th

The Aitkin School Board held their regular meeting for the month of May.Aitkin Superintendent Dan Stifter spoke before the Board on adding 2 Teacher Workshop Days for the 2022-23 School Calendar. The Board did move to approve the addition of 2 Workshop Days. Superintendent Stifter also touched on the plans for an outdoor graduation ceremony. Discussions…
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May 18, 2022 0

Crosby-Ironton Schools Superintendent talks High School Graduation

After another whirlwind school year, Crosby-Ironton Schools will be graduating the High School Class of 2022 on Friday, June 3rd at 7pm from the Dave Galovich Gym. Returning to check in with the latest happening at the Crosby-Ironton School District, Superintendent Dr. Jamie Skjeveland (Skev-lend) detailed the year that has led to graduation day. Since becoming…
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May 18, 2022 0