Walter (Wally) Richard Koth, 80, of Harris, Minn., died peacefully at home March 3, 2013. Walter was born May 11, 1932 in Tripp, S. D. to Lydia and John Koth. He was a member of the United States Air Force from 1952-56. While stationed at Elmendorf AFB in Anchorage, Alaska., he was united in marriage [...]
Many of you participated in either a random sample phone survey, or the online survey recently offered to parents/guardians, and we appreciate your input very much. As I understand it, the response to the online parent/guardian survey was astounding, and well exceeded industry standards for self-reporting surveys. In many ways, you told us things we [...]
Members of the Rush City Junior High Speech Team finished in second place in its division behind Pine City in the Two Rivers Conference meet Feb. 7 in Princeton. Other participating schools included Braham, Foley, Hinckley/Finlayson, Milaca, Mille Lacs and Ogilvie. The team also attended meets in Foley, Mille Lacs (Onamia) and Ogilvie. At the conference meet, Andrew [...]
Sixth-grade students from C.E. Jacobson Elementary attended a “Science Rocks” workshop at St. Cloud State University Jan. 10. The students enjoyed hands-on courses on the ecology and management of wolves, constellations, airplane simulator tests, turtles, mollusks, cryogenics, building eco-bots, pendulum snake and space.
Paul Elmstrand, of North Branch, is a new junior member of the American Angus Association. Junior members of the Association are eligible to register cattle in the American Angus Association, participate in programs conducted by the National Junior Angus Association and take part in Association-sponsored shows and other national and regional events. The American Angus [...]