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Pirate Fine Arts Boosters Board awards $2,600 in scholarships to CHS students to attend summer arts camps  Crookston Daily Times

The Pirate Fine Arts Boosters Board awarded $2600 in scholarships to Crookston High School students to attend summer arts camps at its May 16 board ...



Times Opinion - Top Five Things - Opinion  Crookston Daily Times

On child care discussion, don't drown in the 'soup' They're going to be talking a lot about child care on Tuesday in Crookston, starting with Craig Hoiseth's ...



Register for Summer Driver Education at CHS - News  Crookston Daily Times

Students enrolled in Crookston Public Schools interested in taking Driver Education this summer need to stop in the Crookston High School office to pick up a ...



CHS unveils new pads in gymnasium - Sports  Crookston Daily Times

On Wednesday, May 1, the Crookston High School gymnasium displayed new pads along the south wall. The project was completed by Mike Geffre's classes ...



CHS Speech wraps up season with banquet  Crookston Daily Times

The Crookston High School Speech Team end-of-season awards banquet was held on May 1. This was a stellar year for the team, with great participation by all.



CHS Envirothon team makes state  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School is sending an Envirothon team back to state. The annual Area 1 Regional Envirothon event was held Wednesday at Rydell National ...



First Semester Honor Rolls at Crookston High School listed  Crookston Daily Times

A” HONOR ROLL Grade 12Elysa Christensen, Eric Delorme, Brock Heppner, Connor Januszewski, Logan Kostrzewski, Thea Oman, Hailey Spivey, Hannah ...



Crookston High School senior Shaun Nelson named Mr. CHS 2019  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School senior Shaun Nelson, son of Mike and Jen Nelson, was fitted with the 2019 Mr. CHS belt at the conclusion of the Mr. CHS Pageant in the ...



Crookston Public Schools - Lots happening during Music in Our Schools Month  Crookston Daily Times

March is “Music in Our Schools Month” and the Crookston Public School Music departments have been busy. The first graders of Washington Elementary School ...



Administrative structure modified at Crookston High School  Crookston Daily Times

Hardy teaching full time, Bubna and Garmen handling 'dean of students' duties, with SRO Rasicot interacting with students as well. Crookston High School ...



Crookston School District - New bus garage committee sits down for the first time  Crookston Daily Times

A newly formed advisory committee tasked with trying to come up with a bus garage project proposal that Crookston School Districts voters will find palatable ...



Halloween in the halls at Crookston High School  Crookston Daily Times

From seventh-graders up to seniors, Crookston High School students on Wednesday got into the Halloween spirit by dressing up in various costumes.



One-Act play at Crookston High School leaves you wanting more acts  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School's next One-Act play, “Among Friends and Clutter,” leaves you wanting more. Plain and simple. After the timed 35-ish minutes were up ...



Pirates boys tennis schedule  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston vs Bemidji Thursday, April 4. Bemidji State University 12 p.m.. East Grand Forks Triangular Monday, April 8. East Grand Forks High School Crookston ...



Crookston School Board - Olson: According to seniority rules, it has to be Willits  Crookston Daily Times

After they voted 3-2 at their March 25 meeting against terminating/non-renewing the probationary teaching contract of Washington School special education ...



Crookston High School Speech - Proulx takes third in storytelling at section speech, advances to state  Crookston Daily Times

By finishing third in storytelling at the Section 8A Speech competition, Crookston High School's Victoria Proulx has advanced to the state speech tournament.



2019 Crookston Hall of Fame Class Announced  Crookston Daily Times

Jenny Bruun, Belinda Fjeld, Dave Kuehn and Mike Geffre will be inducted into the Crookston High School Hall of Fame, and Jim Brolsma and “Pepper” Lysaker ...



Crookston High School juniors, seniors get some direction on their futures  Crookston Daily Times

Around 20 Crookston High School juniors and 10 seniors, along with some of their parents, on Tuesday got some direction on their future educational plans, ...



Crookston School Board - $400K+ budget reduction package approved, sort of  Crookston Daily Times

Board's vote against non-renewing contract of special education teacher means Olson and administrative team have to come up with something else.



Two-car accident near Crookston High School sends one to the hospital Wednesday  Crookston Daily Times

One person was transported to Riverview Health after a two-car accident across from Crookston High School Wednesday. Multiple first responders including ...



Crookston Public Schools - Oliver's retirement making return of dean of students possible at CHS  Crookston Daily Times

The retirement of Denice Oliver, who's been with the Crookston School District for more than 30 years and is the longtime Washington School principal and ...



Crookston Kiwanis, Masons and Builders Club served up breakfast Sunday  Crookston Daily Times

The Crookston Masonic Lodge on Sunday was the place to be for a Pancake, French Toast and Belgium Waffle Breakfast served up by members of the ...



Pirates wrestling schedule  Crookston Daily Times

Wahpeton Invitational Friday, November 30. Wahpeton School of Science 6 p.m.. Wahpeton Invitational Saturday, December 1. Wahpeton School of Science



Crookston School District Spelling Bee - Goulet is G-R-E-A-T  Crookston Daily Times

In her final year of eligibility, Crookston High School eighth-grader Summer Goulet, who's been on the Highland School auditorium stage in previous years to ...



CHS Spring Production - Songs aplenty in must-see play  Crookston Daily Times

I only sleep three hours a night, I hide in the bathroom cabinet, and I'm not allowed to cry.” That's just one of the quotes that sums up the anxiety-ridden, most ...



Despite inclusion on state list, academic achievement news at Highland School is largely positive  Crookston Daily Times

School is on 'Targeted Support' list because it receives Title funds and two student sub-groups scored below proficiency targets. With students at Washington ...



CHS Talent Show tradition crowns this year's winners  Crookston Daily Times

The Talent Show at Crookston High School has become a last-day-before-holiday-break tradition. Taking first on Friday, Dec. 21 was Jessica Willits who sang ...



Crookston High School first semester 2017-18 honor roll - News  Crookston Daily Times

“A” HONOR ROLL Grade 12. Todd Boerger, Karlie Brekken, Merran Dingmann, Aleece Durbin, Madeline Everett, Keaton Lindgren, Kathryn MacGregor, Ethan ...



2018 CHS Homecoming King and Queen crowned  Crookston Daily Times

Gina Visness was crowned queen and Nick Garmen was crowned king.



Closing the gap: Teacher shortages in career, technical fields...  Duluth News Tribune

Workers in career and technical fields are in short supply, and there are several reasons for it — not the least of which is the shortage of teachers who can ignite ...



Crookston High School principal Bubna disputes students' account of locker room encounter  Crookston Daily Times

Girls say he walked in on them changing clothes; principal says they were reported as skipping class and hiding in the locker room and he yelled numerous ...



Crookston mayor candidate Q & A: Clayton Briggs  Crookston Daily Times

First, could you provide a bit of background information, i.e. your age, family, career and educational background, etc.? I am 63 years of age, born and raised in ...



Karlie Brekken finds the full college experience close to home  Crookston Daily Times

2018 Crookston High School grad keeps the family tradition going at UMN Crookston.



2018 Election in Crookston - Candidates file for city council and school board  Crookston Daily Times

The candidate pool in the 2018 election for both the Crookston City Council and Crookston School Board continues to get deeper. The latest to file for city ...



Northwest Minnesota Arts Council - Logan Johnson’s ‘Because I Could’ continues to impress  Crookston Daily Times

The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council announces the Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibit winners. Student and adult artists residing in a seven-county region ...



State-bound Crookston High School Knowledge Bowl team sent off Wednesday  Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch

The state-bound Crookston High School Knowledge Bowl team, trailed by members of the band and among cheering students and staff, received a send-off in ...



Friends rally around Hongs Chinese Restaurant family victimized by burglary, theft  Crookston Daily Times

GoFundMe page, Bremer account set up to help family that owns Hong's Chinese Restaurant in town. Friends of the Crookston family who own Hong's Chinese ...



CHS Homecoming Week kicked off Monday with "Pajama Day"  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School's 2018 Homecoming Week kicked off Monday with the apparel theme of “Pajama Day.”



Times Opinion - Cheers and Jeers - Opinion  Crookston Daily Times

Cheers to all community volunteers during National Volunteer Appreciation Month There are volunteers all around us in the great community of Crookston from ...



CHEDA - Crookston DaRoos is the first B3 grant recipient  Crookston Daily Times

DaRoos Pizza, Mexican and Subs in downtown Crookston is the inaugural recipient of a B3 (Building Better Business) grant from the Crookston Housing ...



2019 MSHSL SECTION 8A INDIVIDUAL WRESTLING TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE  Crookston Daily Times

For the second straight year, Crookston High School will host the Section 8A Individual Wrestling Tournament. The two-day event starts on Friday, February 22 ...



Crookston students lend 'Fuji' a hand - News  Crookston Daily Times

Tuesday afternoon, Crookston High School Leo Club members and some Pirate football players went to Greg “Fuji” Lerum's house to help him out with some ...



Crookston High School seniors get a ‘Triple A’ for efforts at Monday awards banquet  Crookston Daily Times

Their accomplishments in academics, arts and athletics recognized.



Crookston High Schools Beginning Woods Class is where it all starts  Crookston Daily Times

Students tell the Times about the class and their projects.



Crookston High School Class of 1967  Crookston Daily Times

50 YEARS – The Crookston Central High School Class of 1967 held their 50-year reunion over Ox Cart Days weekend.



Teacher Appreciation Week proves well for Crookston High School  Crookston Daily Times

During Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-11, a parent advisory group organized food and tokens of thanks for teachers at Crookston High School. They made ...



Miss Crookston Contestant- Thea Oman  Crookston Daily Times

Note to readers: Six contestants will be competing for the 2018 Miss Crookston Scholarship Pageant crown at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 17 in the Crookston High ...



2018 CHS Europe Trip: 10 days across the pond  Crookston Daily Times

Recently, I was one of 28 Crookston High School students or graduates to travel to Europe as a part of EF (Education First) tours, along with 5 teacher ...



2018 Election - Crookston City Council member Briggs files for mayor  Crookston Daily Times

Ward 3 Crookston City Council Member Clayton Briggs filed his candidacy for Crookston mayor shortly after the candidate filing period for the 2018 Election in ...



Crookston High School Knowledge Bowl teams kicked off their season Tuesday  Crookston Daily Times

Blue team members are, clockwise from front left, Ben Brantner, Josh Bernia, Ella Weber, and Lily Sandman.△. Gold team members are, clockwise from front left ...



Crookston American Legion Auxiliary - Sarah Ryan, Michelle Pahlen selected to attend Girls State  Crookston Daily Times

The Nels T Wold Post 20 American Legion Auxiliary selected Sarah Ryan and Michelle Pahlen to represent Crookston at Minnesota Girls State on June 9-15 at ...



CHS Speech team wins RLCC meet  Crookston Daily Times

The Crookston High School Speech Team is continuing on a strong start to their season with their first overall win on Saturday, February 9 at the Red Lake ...



A message from Activities Director Greg Garmen  Crookston Daily Times

Greeting Pirates: This is Greg Garmen, activities director at Crookston High School. The Crookston High School Fall Sports PAC (Parent-Athlete-Coach) meeting ...



Crookston School Board revises yearbook policy on photos of students...  Duluth News Tribune

CROOKSTON, Minn. — The Crookston School Board is revising its policy on yearbook photos following a controversy that erupted over a student's request that a ...



Crookston School District Superintendent Bates hosted his final OSPYs awards Thursday  Crookston Daily Times

An end-of-the-school-year tradition started several years ago by retiring Crookston School District Superintendent Chris Bates took place once again Thursday ...



Crookston’s Muira MacRae crowned 2018 Miss Northern Lakes at Saturday pageant  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School senior Muira MacRae was feeling plenty pleased after her first runner-up finish in the 2018 Miss Crookston Scholarship Pageant on Aug.



18th Annual Crookston High School Classic Noel dinner and concert held Sunday  Crookston Daily Times

After a catered meal, guests enjoyed the Pop Choir, Concert Choir, Concert Orchestra and combined performances.



Results from Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest  Crookston Daily Times

The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship Contest took place in the Crookston High School gym on Sunday, January 13. The contest was run by the ...



Crookston High School - Should cheerleading be brought back?  Crookston Daily Times

It's been many years since Crookston High School athletics were supported by cheerleading squads. As the Pirate football team this fall plays opponent after ...



Crookston School Board News and Notes - News  Crookston Daily Times

... ‒ The school board this week, as it does around this time every year in order to meet required contractual notification timelines, approved a resolution ...



Crookston Public Schools - New teachers get up to speed  Crookston Daily Times

Ten new teachers in Crookston Public Schools on Wednesday participated in a daylong orientation at Crookston High School in advance of the start of the ...



2018 Camp RYLA  Crookston Daily Times

2018 Camp RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Award) welcomed over 130 high school juniors and seniors Sunday to the University of Minnesota Crookston ...



CHS students in Travis Oliver's woods classes learn woodcarving tips from master woodcarver Rick Jensen  Crookston Daily Times

Students in Travis Oliver's woods classes on Thursday at Crookston High School had a chance to learn woodcarving tips from master woodcarver Rick Jensen, ...



Jeremy Olson agrees to contract terms to become Crookston School District's superintendent  Crookston Daily Times

Before he can sign, however, he needs to be released from the final year of his contracts in Underwood and Henning districts. Jeremy Olson late Wednesday ...



Seniors win Powderpuff Football over Juniors - Sports  Crookston Daily Times

Thea Oman's pass to Kylie Solheim brought the chip to the Seniors. Scoring summary, pictures and highlights here.



CHS seniors board and pieces might just upstage the game of chess itself  Crookston Daily Times

Chess-lover Logan Johnson hand-crafts 3-D board and pieces using new tabletop lathe in CHS Woods class.



CHS 2018 Grand March, Prom and Blast to Bede held Saturday  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School's 2018 Prom, which included afternoon photos at UMC, grand march, dinner, the dance, and after-party Blast to Bede, also at UMC, was ...



2018 Miss Crookston Scholarship Pageant - A good Oman  Crookston Daily Times

Thea Oman crowned 2018 Miss Crookston, MacRae and Willits are first and second runners-up, respectively. The 2018 Miss Crookston Scholarship Pageant ...



Crookston High School Spring Drama Production Review - The Addams Family is hilarious  Crookston Daily Times

The Addams Family production will be held this weekend, April 21, 23 and 24, at Crookston High School and it's a MUST SEE. Parent's night was held ...



CHS Orchestra performers get high marks at competition in Moorhead  Crookston Daily Times

On April 18, 16 Crookston High School Orchestra students participated in the String Solo and Ensemble Contest at Moorhead High School. Students prepared ...



Crookstons School Resource Officer Don Rasicot reports for duty  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston School District's new School Resource Officer, Crookston Police Department's Don Rasicot, started Tuesday as school resumed from the holiday ...



A memorial balloon release was held Monday for Ethan Kamranian who passed away in 2017  Crookston Daily Times

A memorial balloon release was held for Highland School 6th grader Ethan Kamranian Monday after the Crookston High School 7th grade football game.



Young pianists perform in Minneapolis; spring recital held at Mount  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School sophomore Katherine Geist, daughter of Sara and Dan Geist of Crookston, and seventh grader, Caleb Mendez, son of Carmen and ...



2018 Little Miss, Junior Miss Crookston crowned Tuesday night  Crookston Daily Times

Tuesday night in the Crookston High School auditorium, Kayelynn Volker was crowned 2018 Little Miss Crookston and Brynn Olson was crowned 2018 Junior ...



CHS Drama Departments Spring Production - ‘Almost, Maine’ delivers the goods  Crookston Daily Times

“Almost, Maine” is a series of eleven short scenes that explore love and loss in a mythical town called... (you guessed it) Almost, Maine. The stories “almost” ...



Minnesota principal defends locker room raid  WNYT

A Minnesota mother is upset after her daughter claims Crookston High School's principal walked in on her as she and friends were changing in the locker room.



Crookston High School dives back into River Watch Forum  Crookston Daily Times

After one-year hiatus, Crookston students research ways to better capitalize on Red Lake River'srecreational opportunities.



Crookston School District Superintendent search down to 2 - News  Crookston Daily Times

The final three of six candidates for the Crookston School District superintendent position interviewed Saturday morning at Crookston High School, and, later, ...



Cassellius talks early childhood funding, school safety during visit to Crookston  Crookston Daily Times

Minnesota Education Commissioner Brenda Casselius visited Crookston Public Schools Thursday, specifically Crookston High School and Washington ...



Vacation with wife to Philippines turns into a work trip, in part, for Crookstons Rasicot  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston SRO is asked to speak at a national high school on positive relationships between law enforcement and schools.



Community Connections 2018 – SRO Don Rasicot transforms himself into a community ambassador  Crookston Daily Times

First off, could you tell us a little bit about yourself? Your family, education, background/previous stops, career, etc.? Well Mike I'm the youngest of 4 children born ...



Polk County Public Health - First Youth Advisory Board launched  Crookston Daily Times

The new Polk County Youth Advisory Board is officially a thing, with two Crookston High School students being joined by seven other high school students from ...



CHS grad Isaac Loegering named Ironman  Crookston Daily Times

Isaac Loegering, a 2013 Crookston High School graduate, put his body and mind to the test on Sunday, September 9 when he competed in Ironman Wisconsin.



UMC Softball Head Coach Don Stopa resigns  Crookston Daily Times

Below is a statement Don Stopa sent to the Times following his resignation as the softball head coach at the University of Minnesota Crookston. “On May 3rd ...



Crookston School District Superintendent Search - 3 down, 3 to go  Crookston Daily Times

After Saturday's interviews, decision will be made on how many superintendent finalists to invite back for a second round of interviews on Wednesday, Jan. 31.



Community Connections 2018 – Victoria Ramirez uses her voice to advocate for others  Crookston Daily Times

First off, could you tell us a little bit about yourself? Your family, education, background/previous stops, career, etc.? Victoria Ramirez. I'm married and have 4 ...



Backward Glances: Ramsey Park zoos coyote survives flooded river  Crookston Daily Times

50 years ago April 1969 • The RFHS band became the first band of any kind in the United States to play the military march “Allegro” from “Three Inventions” – a ...



Geffre to enter hall of fame  Grand Forks Herald

CROOKSTON—Veteran Crookston High School coach Mike Geffre will be inducted into the Minnesota State High School Tennis Coaches Association Hall of ...



Two second-half goals lead Pirates past 'Jackets  Hibbing Daily Tribune

HIBBING — If there was one way to describe the Hibbing/Chisholm and Crookston High School boys soccer game it would be cold.



Euclid girl wins purple ribbon in the 4-H dairy show at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair  Crookston Daily Times

Jacey Larson of Euclid won a purple ribbon in the 4-H dairy show at the 2018 Minnesota State Fair, currently taking place in Falcon Heights. Larson's cow was ...



Crookston High School team takes 1st at Envirothon  Crookston Daily Times

A team comprised of Crookston High School students took first place at the Area Envirothon held April 27 at Rydell National Wildlife Refuge in rural Erskine.



CHS Music and Disney World - Making memories for more than 30 years  Crookston Daily Times

Crookston High School students in band, choir and orchestra will be leaving for Orlando, Florida Friday on their quadrennial trip - the last happening in 2013.



Brita Fagerlund Signs With University of Jamestown  Crookston Daily Times

University of Jamestown associate track & field coach, Jim Clark, announces that Brita Fagerlund, a 2017 graduate of Crookston High School in Crookston, ...



Days from its 25th anniversary, Crookston High School Leo Club shows no signs of slowing down  Crookston Daily Times

On Jan. 24, 1991 the Leo Club of Crookston Central High School was established by the Crookston Lions Clubs to promote *service* activities among the youth of ...



Obituary - Carrie J. Gorans  Crookston Daily Times

Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Friday, February 9, at Svea Lutheran Church. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday, ...



Crookston High School 8th grader Ella Weber advances in Geography Bee  Crookston Daily Times

Ella Weber, Crookston High School eighth-grader, won the school competition of the National Geographic Bee Thursday and a chance at a $50,000 college ...



Obituary - Megan Lynn Wilkens  Crookston Daily Times

A Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held to celebrate Megan's life, Friday April 20, 2018, at 2:00PM at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Gentilly, MN. Visitation ...



Crookston High School Speech team earns two first-place medals in Fosston  Crookston Daily Times

The Crookston Pirate Speech Team went to Fosston on Saturday, March 18th and came back with two First Place medals. The Crookston Pirate Speech Team ...



CHS singers do well at Vocal Ensemble Contest in EGF  Crookston Daily Times

The Vocal Ensemble Contest was held at East Grand Forks Senior High on Wednesday, March 28th. There were eighteen students from Crookston High School ...



Nearly 100 MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants: List  Mendota Heights, MN Patch

MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants - Mendota Heights, MN - Projects included improvements to exterior entry security, such as access controls, ...



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