Trio Charged In East Grand Forks Meth Lab Bust

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GMR students Mekash and Stenberg nominated for AAA Award

  Carly Mekash and Kyle Stenberg, Greenbush-Middle River High School seniors, have been nominated by faculty for Region 8A’s Academics, Arts, and Athletics Award program. Established in 1988, the Academics, Arts, and Athletics Award (Triple “A” Award) is sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League. The award goes to high school seniors who have…

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Lake Bronson plans Santa Day

Lake Bronson will hold its Santa Day on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Events take place at the Lake Bronson Community Center from 10 am to noon. The day’s event includes a Christmas movie, games, prizes and a special Christmas activity. Lunch will be served. And most of all, a special visit from Santa Claus! This…

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Christmas Concerts planned at area schools

Tri-County High School The Tri-County High School Band and Chorus will be presenting its Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 14, at 7 p.m. in the large gymnasium. Tri-County Elementary The Tri-County Elementary students will be presenting their Christmas Concert on Friday, Dec. 15 beginning at 2:00 pm in the small gymnasium. Heritage School The Heritage…

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Winter storm blasts the region

  The northwest Minnesota and northeastern North Dakota area welcomed back an old friend– winter. On December 4, the area received severe winter weather conditions, forcing many area schools to close early that day and to open two hours late on December 5, including both the Badger and Greenbush-Middle River School Districts. Here are some…

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Tri-County EMS hires Admin and Training Coordinator

Tri-County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) has two new personnel: Deb Blanchard is the new Administrator and Jessica King is the new Training Coordinator. The Tri-County EMS is based in Karlstad, Newfolden, and Middle River, but they respond into the surrounding northwest regional part of Minnesota. “We’ve answered calls in Donaldson, Halma, Karlstad, Lake Bronson, Middle…

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“Darcy and Friends” to again perform at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, December 10

A Country Christmas is taking place on December 10 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church on County Road 23 in Greenbush, Minn. “Darcy and Friends” from Thief River Falls will be providing the late afternoon music. For the past three years, Darcy Reese has made it her mission to bring musical friends with her from Thief River…

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Kittson County sends letter to U.S. Customs and Border Protection

On behalf of the County Board, County Administrator Eric Christensen has written and sent a letter to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) about their contentions with the reduction in Lancaster’s Point of Entry hours. The letter cited factors the U.S. CBP needs to take into account before making a final decision, such as…

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Four generations of Wiskows enjoy deer season together

When deer season rolled around again this year, the Wiskow hunting cabin in Huss Township was, as in past years, hustling and bustling with activity and anticipation. Among them was the only surviving hunter from the first generation of Wiskows, Arnold (Barney) of Thief River Falls, Minn., who loves sharing deer hunting memories from way…

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