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STEPHEN-ARGYLE WILL HOST REGIONAL PRESENTATION ABOUT WHAT INFLUENCES PEOPLE DOWN A DARK PATH

Stephen-Argyle Central High School will host a presentation in Kimball Auditorium on Wednesday, November 20 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. by Phil Chalmers, author of “Inside the Mind of a Teen Killer” and tv personality on A&E’s Killer Kids. ...

DR. BETHANY STAEHNKE TO PRESENT ON BUNION TREATMENT AT RIVERVIEW HEALTH LUNCHEON NOV. 25

Many people may unnecessarily suffer the pain of bunions for years before seeking treatment. However, there is no need to suffer, as there are a variety of conservative and surgical treatment options available to help with the common foot...

UMC MUSIC AND THEATRE DEPARTMENTS PRESENT VANITIES THE MUSICAL

The University of Minnesota Crookston Music and Theater Department will present the theater production  “Vanities,” a comedy divided into three scenes. The performance will be held from Friday, November 22, through Sunday, November 24. All three showings will be...

CROOKSTON HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL, ERIC BUBNA, HIGHLIGHTS EXCITING THINGS HAPPENING AT CHS

Crookston High School Principal, Eric Bubna, wanted to update the community on what is going on at the high school.  His letter is below.  All Hands on Deck When you walk through the front doors of the high school, two things...

COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS FOOD BASKET COMMITTEE TAKING BASKET REQUESTS

The Community Christmas Food Basket committee is preparing for the upcoming delivery of the 2019 Community Christmas Food Baskets.  Our local 6th-grade students and local churches provide nearly 10% of the food for the baskets. Funds received from individuals,...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: THANKS COMMUNITY FOR SUPPORT OF CHAMBER CELEBRATION AND AWARDS NIGHT

On behalf of the Crookston Area Chamber Board of Directors, staff and event committee, I would like to thank our community for the outpouring of support of our Annual Chamber Celebration and Awards Night held on November 16th. Once...

CROOKSTON HIGH SCHOOL TRIPLE A AND EXCEL AWARD RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

Crookston High School has announced the recipients of the Triple A and ExCEL Awards for 2019-2020. The Triple A recipients are Katherine Geist and Benjamin Brantner.  The purpose of the Triple A award is to recognize and honor high school...

Arrest/Fire Report – Monday, November 18, 2019

The Northwest Regional Corrections Center announced the arrests of the following individuals: Gary Blake Wortman, 65 of Lengby, for misdemeanor domestic assault. Gerald David Patnaude, 41 of East Grand Forks, for misdemeanor contempt of court for failure to pay ordered child...

CROOKSTON PARK BOARD WILL MEET MONDAY

The Crookston Park Board will meet Monday, November 18 at 4:45 p.m. in the conference room at City Hall.  The board will discuss the Crookston Sports Center Reserved Parking Spots, the Main Street Courtyard (Mayor’s Courtyard), and the Northwest...

CROOKSTON CIVIC MUSIC SERIES “AN EVENING OF CONTEMPORARY PIANO WITH JASON FARNAM”

Ticket holders in the Crookston Civic Music League Entertainment Series are in for a real treat with its upcoming concert event scheduled for Thursday, November 21 when Jason Farnham takes the stage at Crookston High School Auditorium to perform...

MAYVILLE MAN DIES IN SINGLE-VEHICLE ROLLOVER SOUTH OF CLIMAX

The Minnesota State Patrol, Polk County Sheriff's Office, and Climax Fire responded to a single-vehicle accident approximately 3:50 a.m. on Sunday south of Climax. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Loren Scott Lillemoen, 51 of Mayville, North Dakota, was...

AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK ESSAYS FROM HIGHLAND SCHOOL STUDENTS

Highland Elementary School students in Crookston are celebrating National Education Week by writing essays about what Highland School means to them.  Some of the essays are listed below. What Highland Means To Me - By: Teagan F. This is all about...

JUVENILE INJURED IN MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH IN GRAND FORKS

On Saturday, November 16, at approximately 5:41 p.m., a GFPD Officer witnessed a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Demers Ave. and S. Washington St. A black 2019 Ford Focus being driven by 19-year-old Ethan Johnson of Roseau,...

CROOKSTON CHAMBER CELEBRATION AND AWARD NIGHT HONORS SEVEN

The Crookston Chamber “Rockin’ Chamber Fest” Celebration and Award Night honored seven individuals and businesses Saturday night at the Crookston Inn.  The award winners were: Partners in Education – Tara Rodriguez Small Business of the Year – Irishman’s Shanty Large Business of...

TREE CLIMBING SPECIALISTS LEAD INTRODUCTION TO CLIMBING AT UMC

By UMC University Relations Students in Rick Abrahamson’s arboriculture class at the University of Minnesota Crookston climbed to new heights this past week.  A visit by experts Liam McClannahan from Branch and Bough Tree Service, St. Paul, Minn., and Chad Giblin...