Moosefest this weekend

Due to COVID-19 an abbreviated edition of Moosefest will take place this weekend, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Many of the regular features of this event will not be happening this year. There still is a number of fun activities that Moosefest goers can attend. A 5K Color Run will be held on Friday evening as…

Read More

Choir with local connection hits “World” heights

Born and raised by Roseau County farmers, Norma and the late Lief Hagen, Darcy Reese went to school and met her husband Phillip Reese in Greenbush. “This is my home,” Reese said. It’s where, as a farm child, she learned how to work and not give up until the job is complete. It’s where, specifically…

Read More

Area schools work to open for in-person learning this fall

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, students from both the Badger and Greenbush-Middle River (GMR) schools, along with schools across the entire state, left their school buildings for what proved to be the final day of in-person instruction of the 2019-20 school year on March 17, 2020. The Badger and GMR schools look to open their…

Read More

Joe’s Diner Coming To East Grand Forks

Read More

Work progressing on Karlstad street project

Several street projects in Karlstad are underway or will be underway shortly. The first project is County Rd 14/Lincoln Avenue which runs from the motel to the Tri-County School. This is a county project and is being paid for by the county. The second project yet to get underway will consist of several streets on…

Read More

Roseau County COVID-19 cases reach 41

COVID-19 numbers in Roseau County stand at 41, as of July 29. The number of cases in Roseau County were at 28 just over two weeks ago (July 13), according to the “Situation Update for COVID-19” on the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) website— a source updated daily at 11 am. Minnesota health officials confirmed…

Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Man Charged With Kidnapping 3-Year Old Child In East Grand Forks

Read More

Sather to not run for reelection

Brenda Sather has served on the Greenbush City Council for 10 years, 6 as a council member and 4 as the mayor— about to complete her second two-year term as mayor this year. At the city’s July 20 meeting via Zoom, she made the announcement that will not run for reelection this November, deciding to…

Read More

Miss North Star will Stay!

Due to covid-19, the 2020 Miss Minnesota competition was canceled this summer. The competition will not be heId until June 2021. The Miss North Star committee is proud to announce the current Miss North Star O’Brien Stromsodt. Middle River will be representing the Northwest corner of Minnesota another year and competing in the Miss Minnesota…

Read More

Covid claims another event: Heritage Days cancelled for the first time in 46 years

For the first time in 46 years EGF Heritage Village will not be celebrating Heritage Days. In a communication sent out July 22 the Heritage Foundation stated, “It was planned for August 8th, but for the safety of our community we thought it best to cancel our show. We will be back next year with…

Read More

Latest E-Editions