Rush City

Foreign exchange students from across the globe are experiencing a taste of American culture in Rush City. Noemi Mateus, 15, of Berlin, Germany, has been enjoying her stay with her host family, Eric and Amy Langworthy, with sons Zeth, 17, and Ashton, 12. At age 17, Lorenzo Bertini, of Rome, Italy, has been experiencing a […]

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Rush City has an immediate need for a math and a literacy tutor for the 2014-2015 school year, according to Minnesota Reading Corps and Minnesota Math Corps officials. Rush City schools with open tutor positions are C.E. Jacobson Elementary and Rush City Early Childhood. Reading Corps and Math Corps Executive Director Sheila Piippo explained that […]

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Authorities on Tuesday arrested three people out of a Rush City home, where a search warrant uncovered a suspected methamphetamine lab and other related contraband. According to a press release from the Chisago County Sheriff’s Office: A section of South Frandsen Avenue was closed and neighboring residents were evacuated at the time of the narcotics […]

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Longtime teacher/coach fills AD role There is a new face in the front office at Rush City High School this year in the form of Lee Rood, who took over as activities director July 1. Rood replaced longtime director, Bob Schlagel, who retired after the 2013-14 school year. Rood will fulfill the activities director role, […]

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At 8:30 p.m. Aug. 16, in conjunction with the Music and Arts Fest held in Rush City, Treasured Haven Farm will be hosting a 5K Run/Walk on their farm trails located NE of Rush City. This $5 5K trail run is a fundraiser for the Music and Arts Fest. All proceeds go to the Rush […]

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A Rush City High School graduate, who contributed to winning seasons in Tiger football and basketball in the early 1990s, recently made headlines in the military for his fighting skills in the ring. Donald W. Johnson, who graduated from Rush City High in 1993, has won two of three mixed martial arts matches by knockout. […]

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