Opinions: Editorial

  • Student actors, crew delight audiences with comic fall play

    | Published on November 13, 2018 at 9:11am CST Pelican Press| Author: Pelican Press


    Shows are opportunity to remind public of fundraising campaign for ‘Hear the Arts’ Our applause to the cast and crew who staged the delightful comedy “Bedtime Stories” as the fall Pelican Rapids High School theater production–and director Kathryn Anderson, in her second year on the Pelican faculty.  The script was hilarious, and the students did… Read More

  • 100th anniversary of ‘Armistice Day’ honors veterans

    | Published on November 6, 2018 at 2:17pm CST Louis Hoglund| Author: Louis Hoglund


    American Legion, VFW stress importance of remembering those who served in Armed Forces Veterans Day, the annual time for remembering the end of World War I and the brave Americans who served in the “war to end all wars,” also draws from the news headlines of the day. “What we now call ‘Veterans Day’ began as… Read More

  • The word of the day, and through Tuesday, November 6: VOTE

    | Published on October 29, 2018 at 7:56pm CST Pelican Press| Author: Pelican Press


    It’s all over but the voting and counting. Election 2018, at the local and area level, has been one of the most active in recent memory. With an Otter Tail County sheriff race for essentially the fist time in more than 15 years (Kile Bergren and Barry Fitzgibbons); combined with a spirited county board match-up between Jeff Gontarek and Wayne Johnson;… Read More

  • Awe-inspiring journey

    | Published on October 22, 2018 at 6:38pm CST Pelican Press| Author: Pelican Press


    Pelican area veterans, and their escorts, take the Honor Flight to Washington D.C. Two area veterans enjoyed a trip to remember, as part of the most recent Honor Flight to Washington D.C. World War II era veteran Elroy Backstrom and Korean era veteran Chester Trites, joined a party of more than 150 Sept. 30- Oct. 1. “He loved being there the entire time…it… Read More

  • Winning a 10 buck lottery…And the hottest show in the nation

    | Published on October 16, 2018 at 9:43pm CST Pelican Press| Author: Pelican Press


    Pelican teacher was drawn for front row seats to musical ‘Hamilton’ at Minneapolis Orpheum A Pelican Rapids school teacher “won the lottery,” and had front row seats for the hottest broadway show in recent history. The musical “Hamilton,” is a biography of U.S. founding father Alexander Hamilton. Tickets for the touring show, which has been playing since August at the Orpheum in… Read More

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