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 By Jeff Olsen    News    February 23, 2024 

She was dressed perfectly for the job interview

by Jeff Olsen Robyn (née Boroos) Wiskow, a 1978 Roseau High School graduate, knows how to make an impression, then and now. In early February, Stuart McFarlane, the president of Citizens State Bank... Full story

 
 By Laurel Latham    News    February 23, 2024 

Minnesota Author Visits Warroad Public Library

by Laurel Latham Award winning Minnesota Juvenile and Young Adult Author, William Durbin, will be visiting the Warroad Public Library on Tuesday, March 5 at 6 p.m. A winner of the Great Lakes Book...

 
 By Ryan Honl    News    February 23, 2024 

An Inspirational and Entrepreneurial Roseau Family

by Ryan Honl If you need some inspiration on how to live your life to the fullest, the Erdmann family's got it down to a science. Adam and Beckie Erdmann own Horizon Properties which is headquartered...

 

Jack Swanson Joins Northwest Minnesota Foundation Board of Directors

The Northwest Minnesota Foundation is pleased to announce that Jack Swanson has joined the NMF Board of Directors. Swanson, of Roseau, has been a member of the Roseau County Board of Commissioners since 2006, a member of the Northwest Minnesota Housi...

 
 By Carrie Johnson    News    February 23, 2024 

75 years ago… First white man to settle in Roseau County dies

5 years ago – Feb. 23, 2019 Corey Lundberg recently purchased Goin’ Postal and changed the name to Ship Shop. Ship Shop is the Roseau area’s only authorized shipper for U.S. Postal services,...

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    February 17, 2024

Turkeys No Longer Come First With This State Representative

by Jeff Olsen A week ago Wednesday, Rep. John Burkel (R-1A) was just days away from the kickoff of the 2024 Minnesota State Legislative session. The Republican, in his fourth year, succeeded fellow... Full story

 

Kathy Searle is a Doughnut Making Wonder

by Laurel Latham Kathy Searle lives outside of Roosevelt in a home nestled among heavily wooded evergreens. Wildlife are known to roam around her property at all hours of the day and night. It's not...

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    February 17, 2024

LifeCare Salutes an amazing Caregiver Award Winner

by Jeff Olsen LifeCare Roseau Manor's Robert Honstrom, a certified nursing assistant (CNA) who is a combination of "On the Road With Charles Kuralt", Mr. Rogers at his patients' beck and call and St....

 

40 years ago… Roseau School Board approves Malung school additions

5 years ago – Feb. 16, 2019 Larry Guggisberg, the long-serving school superintendent in Roseau, informed the school board members that he was retiring this summer. Christine Sibilleau was recently... Full story

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    February 9, 2024

Paul Marvin Is Interviewed on NPR's Weekend Edition

by Jeff Olsen Last Saturday, National Public Radio's Scott Simon, a renowned journalist in the broadcasting field, announced that he would shortly be chatting with Marvin Companies CEO Paul Marvin....

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    February 9, 2024

The Andersons didn't get married in a hurry

by Jeff Olsen Jared and Erin Anderson of rural Roseau are somewhat of an old married couple, considering they were still teenagers when they tied the knot. And it wasn't a shotgun wedding! Recently,... Full story

 
 By Laurel Latham    News    February 9, 2024

Two Roseau Race Teams Experience Celebration And Heartbreak At The Soo I-500

by Laurel Latham The International 500 Snowmobile Endurance Race is not just Michigan's most thrilling snowmobile race, or the most thrilling snowmobile race in the U.S. or even North America. The...

 

50 years ago… Roger Christianson was honored at Roger Christian Day in Warroad

5 years ago – Feb. 9, 2019 Adam LePard of Roseau received his Boy Scout Eagle Ranking on January 20. The Eagle Scout is the highest achievement or rank attainable in the Boy Scouting program of the...

 

North Country Inn & Suites Undergoes Exciting Rebranding as Norland Inn & Suites

A significant transformation is on the horizon for one of Roseau's prominent hospitality establishments. North Country Inn & Suites, located at 902 3rd Street NW, Roseau, MN, has transitioned to... Full story

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    February 3, 2024

For LifeCare's CEO, it's a steady search for the best

by Jeff Olsen If you're an MLB executive, it's a numbers game. If you're short on pitchers, you've got problems. Likewise, if fans aren't coming to the ballpark, you've got even bigger problems....

 

Altru and LifeCare Sign Letter of Intent

Altru and LifeCare Medical Center have signed a letter of intent to explore opportunities for a new healthcare delivery model in Roseau, Warroad and Greenbush. Altru currently operates the clinics in these communities, while LifeCare owns the... Full story

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    February 3, 2024

They spell well at the Roseau School Spelling Bee

by Jeff Olsen A week ago Monday at the Roseau School Theater, it took multiple rounds before the two finalists battled it out for top honors. Imagine going 10 or more rounds with the best and the...

 

75 years ago… A crew of 28 women worked at the Campbell Company

5 years ago – Feb. 2, 2019 Roseau School District’s Spelling Bee winners were Champion Wyatt Cummings and runner-up Paige Boyer. “Wrestlers of the Week” were Keane Johnson (3rd-6th grade),... Full story

 
 By Laurel Latham    News    February 3, 2024

15,000 Fans Visited The Hockey Day Village During Hockey Day Minnesota in Warroad

by Laurel Latham Just east of the Hockey Day Village, seven Warroad Warrior banners, proudly sporting the black and gold Warroad Warrior logo, greeted fans arriving at Hockey Day Minnesota 2024 held... Full story

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    January 27, 2024

The Mayor Expands on the Ever Expanding City of Roseau

by Jeff Olsen Mayor Dan Fabian, the former Roseau High School health and physical education teacher, who ran a tight ship, whether in the classroom or in the gym, is on his final stint - which might...

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    January 27, 2024

Warroad's Carol Parker has set a very high bar

by Jeff Olsen Carol (née Kidder) Parker, 99, a native of Claremont, Minnesota, who in her prime possessed a sweet golf swing and a deadly putter along with a penchant for speed whenever she got...

 
 By Laurel Latham    News    January 27, 2024

Quilts, Quilts, and More Quilts

by Laurel Latham Brenda Yanok is an enthusiastic supporter of Folk School Warroad. "I love the arts and different cultures," said Brenda. "I believe we all can learn from each other and build bridges...

 

50 years ago… First armed robbery in Roseau County

5 years ago – Jan. 26, 2019 Hefty Seed Company in Roseau was having their open house on January 30. They opened a franchise in Roseau in mid-December. Max Wilson was the 2019 Roseau Geography Bee...

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    January 20, 2024

Making a pit stop at the License Bureau in Roseau

by Jeff Olsen Step inside and meet the mother-daughter team that once ran a daycare center of sorts when Ashley Sorrels' tots were the occasional centers of attention through their early years. Annual...

 
 By Jeff Olsen    News    January 20, 2024

The new Roseau Deputy Sheriff is no rookie!

by Jeff Olsen On a relatively quiet day at the Roseau County Sheriff's Department, Chief Deputy Sheriff Tobi Eidsmoe was asked about the newest lawman to join the department. "Carter Pelland is a...

 

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