Bulletin Board  – Thursday, April 16, 2020

The Climax Parish Food Shelf will be open today from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the back door of the Climax Library. 

Biermaier Chiropractic Clinic is giving away $25 in Chamber Buck on Fridays – April 17, April 24 and May 1.  Take a picture being active then upload it to Facebook tagging Biermaier Chiropractic Clinic or email it to biermaierchiropractic@gmail.com and be entered into a drawing for $25 in Chamber Bucks.  You can enter once a day all week long.  

Crookston Public Schools will have a Policy Committee meeting to review policies on Friday, April 17 at 1:00 p.m. via Google Meets.  No action will be taken at this meeting. 

The CHEDA Board meeting for Tuesday, April 21 has been canceled. 

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, April 21 at 9:30 a.m.

The Crookston Planning Commission will meet Tuesday, April 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the council chambers at city hall.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing guidelines, there will be limited seating available for the meeting.  If you would prefer to participate by phone, you may call in at 281-4515. The doors to city hall will be unlocked at 6:45 p.m. 

Due to the Peacetime Emergency declared by Governor Walz under Minnesota Statutes Chapter 12, the Health Pandemic that is COVID-19 as labeled by the Center for Disease Control, and the stay-home-order as declared by Minnesota Executive Order 20-20, the Crookston Township Board of Appeals and Equalization meeting at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 23 shall be conducted entirely through teleconferencing or other electronic means. If the public wishes to listen to and/or participate in the meeting the public should Call: (408) 418-9388. Meeting password: KCd6Ki9ehF2 (52365493 from phones and video systems). Any questions please contact Crookston Township Board Clerk (218) 289-2569. 

The Crookston Eagles Auxiliary 873 Scholarship application for 2020 is available for pickup at the Crookston High School Office. Applicants must have a female relative as a member of the Auxiliary. The application deadline has been extended to May 1st.  If you have any questions, please contact through Facebook on the Crookston Eagles Auxiliary #873 page or the Crookston Eagle’s 873 Event Planner or by email shmother@hotmail.com

The Crookston School District will offer two free meals a day for students and kids ages 0-18 continuing for any regularly scheduled school day that the school is closed.  The meals will be available from 11-1 p.m. at Highland School. Limited delivery options are available if circumstances make you unable to pick up food. For questions, delivery – for those who are unable to pick up food, or to call ahead with allergies call 281-5600 between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.  There will be no food pickup Monday, April 13 due to those dates not being regular school days due to the Easter Holiday.

SUMMIT tenant families and friends dropping off groceries and other items. PLEASE use the South Villa MAIN Door during business hours. If you need to make other arrangements, please call 218-281-3424.

Polk County Public Health is available to answer questions about COVID 19, and help obtain essential services such as groceries, medications and other daily items at 281-3385.  The phone is staffed Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 

The Crookston Times have set out newspaper vending machines outside their office at 124 S. Broadway with non-perishable unopened food items inside for kids and families in need while schools are closed. If you would like to drop off food items, feel free to bring them to their office or fill the machines. Please help keep the machines organized and let the Times know if they’re empty.

Hugo’s Family Marketplace is offering shopping for seniors and people with illnesses from 6-7:30 a.m. Monday through Friday, and 8-9 a.m. Saturdays, and Sundays during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Care and Share New Hope Food Shelf is open every Monday and Wednesday afternoon from 1:00-5:00 pm.  For more information, or to donate, call 218-277-0000.