Tag: International Falls

Backus Community Center Events

Lois Lundin with the Backus Community Center stopped in to let everyone know what events are upcoming on the calendar at the Backus Community Center.


May 17, 2022 0

Voyageurs National Park Begins Buoy Placement for 2022 Summer Season 

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, MN – Voyageurs National Park staff are actively placing hazard markers and other buoys within park boundaries. Park staff will make every effort to place buoys in a timely manner for the 2022 summer season but please keep in mind we are also working with flood conditions.   Voyageurs National Park encourages boaters to…
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May 17, 2022 0

Sheriff Perryn Hedlund on Rainy Lake Basin flooding.

The decision has been made to continue the sandbagging efforts on Sunday and not take a break from the operation. We had hoped to provide volunteers and staff a brief rest before continuing operations on Monday, but the high demand for filled sandbags and the rise in water levels due to the recent rain has…
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May 16, 2022 0

Extended Conservation Officer Report

Conservation Officers Darrin Kittelson and Curtis Simonson of International Falls were my guests this morning. We talked about several topics, including Lake Flooding, Fishing Opener, Boating Safety, Fish Limits and more:


May 10, 2022 0

Conservation Officer Report – District 5

CO Darrin Kittelson (International Falls #1) reports the lake sturgeon keep season on the Rainy River ended. The activity was busy with the nice weather and a local tournament being held. People are reminded to make sure they have all their boat safety equipment before going on the water. Enforcement action was taken for illegal-length…
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May 10, 2022 0

More – International Falls Scholarships awarded

Mike Bolstad spoke with International Falls High School councilor Thane Greewatz about the awards of scholarships that were awarded to local students.


May 9, 2022 0

Representative Rob Ecklund calls from St. Paul

Representative Rob Ecklund calls in and talks about some of the items taken up at the House over the past week.


May 6, 2022 0

Scholarships Awarded to Area Students

Scholarship Recipient Degree of Honor Anthony Scholler Adam Sutch Kaily Andrews Adrion Mannausau All Class Reunion Kaili Graves Madison Buller Dylann Kacik Alstrom Isabella Valenzuela Adrion Mannausau Seymour Backus Anthony Scholler Border Bank Ben Glowack Cohlton Schultz Bremer Bank Adrion Mannausau Bronco Girls Hockey Bronco Track and Field Anthony Scholler Ryan Ford Madison Lowe Bronco…
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May 6, 2022 0

International Falls City Council 5-2-22

AGENDA City of International Falls – City Council Regular Meeting 5:30 P.M., Monday, May 2, 2022 Council Chamber, 600 Fourth Street PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG CALL TO ORDER ROLL CALL APPROVE AGENDA WITH ANY ADDITIONS/DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA (only by unanimous consent). APPROVAL OF MINUTES 1. Minutes of the Monday, April 18, 2022,…
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May 3, 2022 0

Voyageurs National Park Announces Personnel Changes 

Voyageurs National Park is excited to announce new staffing. Changes include new positions for some staff that have worked with the park for many years and new staff coming to the area from other National Park Service sites. Given new remote working opportunities some administrative staff will be working for the park but may be…
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May 3, 2022 0