Halma native serves as nurse in hurricane shelter

  A nurse with local roots travelled to North Carolina in September to provide medical support at a shelter, following Hurricane Florence. Sarah Bushaw, a Halma native and ’95 Tri-County High School grad, now works as a registered nurse at Altru Health in Grand Forks, ND. When Hurricane Florence ravaged North Carolina in September, the…

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Bernstrom grows more winning pumpkins

For the fifth year in a row, Charlie Bernstorm has grown some giant pumpkins and won some recognition. This year he traveled to Manitoba, Stillwater, and Anoka for competitions, and finished of the season with a pumpkin drop event in Lancaster this past Saturday. This year, Bernstrom grew “just” three giant pumpkins, compared to four…

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POLK COUNTY CRIME WRAP: Stolen Vehicles & Drugs

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Crookston Man Facing Charges In East Grand Forks

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Pair Facing Drug Charge In East Grand Forks

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Hapka Farms named 2018 outstanding conservationist

The Kittson SWCD would like to name their 2018 Outstanding Conservationist as Hapka Farms of Norway Township. Leon, Lance, and Jennifer Hapka are being recognized for their dedication to soil health and conservation through the efforts of variable rate fertilizer and irrigation, cover crops, minimal tillage, and many other practices. Previously from the Argyle area,…

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Vehicle Fire Near East Grand Forks

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County hears proposal on Veterans Home for Northern Minn.

At the Kittson County Board meeting on October 2, the commissioners heard a proposal on a regional veterans’ home to be built in Bemidji. Scotty Allison and Joe Vene, representing the Veterans Service Office of Beltrami County in Bemidji, presented plans for a 72-bed facility which would be available to sixteen northern Minnesota counties: Kittson,…

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She loves her quail

“Being raised on the farm, I’ve always liked the lifestyle,” Aliza Novacek-Olson of rural Roseau, Minn., said. She and her husband, Alan, reside on a small ranch with five horses, close to thirty head of cattle, five alpacas, and one llama.   There were also three laying hens and a small backyard chicken house. “Alan…

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