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  • Native American performer inspires students

    | Published on November 29, 2016 at 3:50pm CST Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Multi-cultural educator Dennis Rogers returned to the Pelican Rapids schools for several programs, at both the high school and the elementary school. A Kansas artist, performer, and educator, Rogers delivers a program that fosters good decisions and positive behavior–while reinforcing it with words, wisdom, dance, and music from his Native American roots. Rogers has performed… Read More


    | Published on November 29, 2016 at 3:09pm CST prpress| Author: prpress


    Grade 12 – A Lorena Diaz, Preston Hart, Jennifer Hernandez, Emma Hoover, Moriah Johnson, Thao Le, Emily Monson, Bailey Shulstad, Mason Thornton, Tianna Wald Grade 12 – B Faisa Ali, Domanic Chenze, Drew Cowie, Juan Franco, Ivan Gonzalez, Jay Gorton, Peyton Halbakken, Coulter Hanson, Matt Hanson, Abby Johnson, Casey Kulsrud, Tayler Lane, Thuan Le, Mariana Molina, Hailey Peterson, Toni Rossow, Said Said; Gabby Sellman, Mckenzie Simpson, Katie Stadum, Mckenzie Stetz Grade 11 – A Najima Ahmed, Danielle Arntson, Jennessa Ballard, Morgan Berg, Jacob Gottenborg, Rachel Gottenborg, Ashley Haiby, Carlan Haugrud, Grace Johnson, Brooklyn… Read More

  • Math competitors take third behind St. Cloud, Alex

    | Published on November 29, 2016 at 2:28pm CST Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Minnesota Junior High School Mathematics League held its second meet of the season on November 4. Individually, Julian Gunderson, Greta Tollefson, and Sophie Hovden tied for sixth place in the West Central region. Right behind them were Ella Backstrom, Lily Holl, and Marlee Smith, who tied for 13th place. Also scoring in the top 20… Read More

  • Oh where, oh where has my little dog gone?

    | Published on November 29, 2016 at 2:27pm CST prpress| Author: prpress


    Pelican city reminds residents of pet tags, licenses We all love our pets and don’t want any harm to come to them. Sometimes those pets manage to sneak out or take off from you during a walk. Be sure that every pet is licensed and has tags affixed to their collars, which will help connect… Read More

  • Enrollment slips slightly at Pelican Rapids schools

    | Published on November 29, 2016 at 2:11pm CST Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Enrollment in the Pelican Rapids schools dipped somewhat at the end of October, according to monthly student numbers reported at the Nov. 14 school board meeting. At the high school, enrollment slipped from 409 in September to 401 at the end of October. At Viking elementary school, enrollment was steady at 466 students in grades… Read More

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