Local News

  • From the pen of the mayor…

    | Published on October 20, 2021 at 11:57am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press

    0

    Time to reap the harvest … ‘Local Foods’ tour put Pelican growers, retailers on display By Brent Frazer City of Pelican Rapids  In 1965 a rock group called The Byrds recorded a number one song entitled “Turn! Turn! Turn!” This hit song was based on the words from Ecclesiastes 3:1-8. The beginning lyrics of this song are as… Read More

  • What is National Honor Society?

    | Published on October 20, 2021 at 11:55am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press

    0

    Academics and scholarship—but also service, volunteering, leadership and character National Honor Society is an organization for above average students, academics and brain power. It is also about civics, volunteering and good deeds.  Scholarship, leadership, service and character are the cornerstones, as outlined at the Oct. 17 induction of a dozen Pelican Rapids High School students. The Honor… Read More

  • School supplies, maple tree donated to Pelican schools

    | Published on October 20, 2021 at 11:52am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press

    0

    Donations to the Pelican Rapids schools were announced at the Oct. 12 school board meeting—including a tree planting on school grounds.  The Womens group at Faith Lutheran Church in Pelican Rapids donated $95 to Viking Elementary for school supplies.  Also a $110 maple tree was donated and planted in memory of the late Don Steeves, by his… Read More

  • COVID will be forefront as Pelican band plans trip to New York City

    | Published on October 20, 2021 at 11:50am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press

    0

    COVID will be a prime consideration when Pelican Rapids band students travel to New York for a planned March 28-April 2 trip.  The pandemic has shut down many special school trips, but the band program is launching plans for the 2022 journey.  The trip will include a band performance at Trump Tower, which is where the band… Read More

  • From Nebraska prairie, West Central Turkeys engineer Gray adjusting well to lakes area

    | Published on October 20, 2021 at 11:50am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press

    0

    The West Central Turkeys plant in Pelican Rapids is the tenth largest facility in the Hormel system, in terms of square footage.  A glimpse of the operation was offered recently by Robert Gray, at the Pelican Area Rotary Club noon meeting. Hormel, the parent company of Jennie-O turkeys, has 42 locations around the nation.  A mechanical engineer… Read More

Sign In

Forgot your password?

×