Tag: Rainy River

Fisherman’s Net Rainy Lake 8-12-22

Fishing Rainy Lake and surrounding area, with Mike Bolstad and Dave Peterson. Segment 1 Segment 2

August 12, 2022 0

Sheriff Perryn Hedlund with update

With the Rainy Lake Basin approaching record flood levels, Sheriff Hedlund stopped in to give us an update on the situation and outlook.

May 24, 2022 0

Sheriff Perryn Hedlund on Rainy Lake Basin flooding.

The decision has been made to continue the sandbagging efforts on Sunday and not take a break from the operation. We had hoped to provide volunteers and staff a brief rest before continuing operations on Monday, but the high demand for filled sandbags and the rise in water levels due to the recent rain has…
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May 16, 2022 0

Extended Conservation Officer Report

Conservation Officers Darrin Kittelson and Curtis Simonson of International Falls were my guests this morning. We talked about several topics, including Lake Flooding, Fishing Opener, Boating Safety, Fish Limits and more:

May 10, 2022 0

Conservation Officer Report – District 5

CO Darrin Kittelson (International Falls #1) reports the lake sturgeon keep season on the Rainy River ended. The activity was busy with the nice weather and a local tournament being held. People are reminded to make sure they have all their boat safety equipment before going on the water. Enforcement action was taken for illegal-length…
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May 10, 2022 0

Rainy River Community College (RRCC) earned the distinction of becoming a Hunger Free Campus

The 2020 “Hope Center’s #RealCollege Survey” National report showed that 45% of college students in the United States were food insecure. This statistic was consistent with recent Minnesota data that showed 37% of college students had experienced food insecurity, meaning they did not have a steady source of food or could not have afforded to…
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December 14, 2021 0

Thirteen Ontario Health Teams join “Rainy River District Ontario Health Team”

Rainy River District Ontario Health TeamFor immediate release Rainy River District Ontario Health Team (RRDOHT) is now official.Premier Doug Ford, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health Christine Elliott, and Minister of Long Term Care Merrilee Fullerton made the announcement on November 18, 2020 approving 13 Ontario Health Teams (OHTs) across the province to “provide better,…
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December 2, 2020 0