Your Local Sheriff Wants You - And Pronto
by Jeff Olsen Roseau County Sheriff Steve Gust isn't looking for any stick-up artists, swindlers, check bouncers, or carjackers. In fact, in a way, he's in the hot seat with the Minnesota Department...
Here's looking at Covid and LifeCare Medical Center
by Jeff Olsen A week ago Thursday, Keith Okeson, the CEO of LifeCare Medical Center in Roseau, didn't need any prompting to recall that they are presently dealing with a high positivity Covid rate in...
Two RHS Classmates share a Special Veterans Day
by Jeff Olsen Brian Donarski, a former military man, is retired after seeing combat in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Tim Friederichs, a rural Barnesville farmer, marveled after meeting former President...
Ulvin's Claim RHS Big Buck Contest
Submitted By Jim Mack This past rifle season proved to be successful for many of our local Roseau High School students. The RHS big buck contest has now become an annual tradition for our local...
Ram Volleyball Awards Dinner
Submitted by Becky Hayden The Rams Volleyball team celebrated the 2021 season with an awards dinner. The Rams finished the season with an overall record of 12-17, section record 6-6, conference...
Turkey, lutefisk, and sweet potatoes
We would switch from my grandmother's house, to my Aunt June and Uncle Audy's house. We usually had 16 people attending. One long table with a card table set up for some of the little people. Often... Full story
A lot of reasons to be thankful
Take a look in the mirror. Can you see your face? Good! Can you see that big zit? Damn, already your day sucks. But you can see. You can see a sunrise, a new blanket of snow, the colors of your shirt... Full story
Write on! The Last Chrysanthemum, Artwork by April Hugg
Artwork by: April Hugg Roseau Community School Art Teacher and Supervisor: Mary Vatnsdal Why should this flower delay so long To show its tremulous plumes? Now is the time of... Full story
Can you smell it? The faint scent of turkey, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie drifts through the air this week as we all gather with our family and friends to celebrate Thanksgiving. With such busy...
50 years ago… Sheldon Larson was accidently shot with a .22 cal.
5 years ago – Nov. 26, 2016 Carol Amundson of Roseau won the quilt at United Lutheran Church in Gatzke, which was made by Sharon Spandl An open house 90th birthday party for William Krzoska was scheduled at the Four Seasons Center in Roseau on... Full story