Spring Music Concerts

Music in the air this spring as the University of Minnesota Crookston Jazz Band, Choir and the UMC Community Band take to the stage in Kiehle Auditorium for their final performances of the 2016-17 academic year. The concerts are free and all are welcome. No parking permits required to attend. On Saturday, April 22, the…
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Two-Act Comedy The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon

The University of Minnesota Crookston Music-Theater Department is producing the two-act comedy “The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon” in Kiehle Auditorium on Wednesday and Thursday evenings, April 26 and 27, at 7 p.m. with a special weekend matinee on Sunday, April 30, at 3 p.m. Admission to this family-friendly show is $5 for adults and $3 for…
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Red River Valley Development Association Celebrates 79th Annual Honor Banquet

The Red River Valley Development Association’s 79th Annual Honor Banquet will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017, beginning at noon in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center, University of Minnesota, Crookston.  Tickets for the noon banquet are available for $18.00 from the Extension Regional Office, Crookston, and can be reserved by calling 1-888-241-0781 by March…
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MNLA Scholarship Awarded

Two students in the horticulture program at University of Minnesota Crookston recently received a scholarship sponsored by the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA) Foundation. The scholarship recipients are MacKenzie Cochran, Sebeka, Minn., and is Mary Riestenberg, Perham, Minn. The MNLA scholarship program recognizes superior students enrolled in horticultural or landscape studies programs at several area…
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Education In Full Swing For Golden Eagle Golfer Ben Koisti

Ben Koisti’s favorite place to visit is Disney World because he believes dreams really do come true. At a young age of two years old, he was given his first set of golf clubs by his parents. Since then, golf has become second nature to Koisti (in photo) even landing him a spot on the…
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