Rush City

Ayusa International, a nonprofit organization that for 31 years has promoted global learning and leadership through high school student cultural exchanges and leadership programs, is launching its annual search for families in Minnesota to host international students for the 2014-2015 school year. Ayusa is particularly looking for host families in Rush City and Cambridge, along [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Rush City elementary students put their innovative talents on display during the annual Inventors Fair Friday morning, March 21. A trio of judges, from the Rush City community, awarded first place to Jacobson Elementary fourth-grader Ella Wood for her creation, “Ella’s Sneezing Slippers.” As the title indicates, the invention involves storing tissues inside the top [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Growing up in the 1920s and ‘30s in Rush City, Ruth Robinson Duccini — at that time Ruth Robinson — didn’t know she would have a role in a film that would still be immensely popular around the time of her death, nearly eight decades later. Duccini, about 4 feet tall, was one of the [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Residents pack the house in generating goals, project ideas for task force groups to work on throughout year and beyond — A good cross-section of the Rush City community filled The Spare Room at Chucker’s Bowl and Lounge on Feb. 27 to create a vision for the future. The Initiative Foundation, based in Little Falls, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Close call with carbon monoxide poisoning has family warning others to buy or replace CO detectors at home One Rush City area family is counting its blessings after escaping what has been called a silent killer. If the snowstorm on Thursday evening, Feb. 20, wasn’t enough to deal with, this family of four thought of [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Residents of all ages encouraged to RSVP now for community meeting Feb. 27 at Chucker’s Bowl & Lounge— Rush City is asking for the community’s help in creating a vision for a brighter future. People of all generations are encouraged to attend a community meeting to address this quality of life issue while enjoying a [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow