Rush City

Fabric Fashions & More in Rush City invites local shoppers to celebrate the shop’s 20th anniversary over coffee and cupcakes Friday and Saturday, May 16-17. “Thanks to all of my friends and customers; you are all so important to me and the success of this quilt shop,” says owner Ginny Thorn. Register to win prizes [...]

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Richard G. Schneider Memorial Scholarship to be unveiled at graduation ceremonies at Rush City High School Richard Schneider lived his entire life in Rush City, where he knew just about everybody, down to the type of vehicle they drove. Known as a generous man who simply went by the name Dick, he often took calls [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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, [...]

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