Crookston News


07/15/2018 01:18 PM  ~~~Source~~~
University Of Minnesota Looks To Enroll More Local Students 

The University of Minnesota is looking for ways to halt the enrollment trend of losing local high school students to neighboring states and bolster admissions to its system campuses. Minnesota Daily reports that the university's Systemwide Enrollment Planning Taskforce in June presented potential ways to curb losing more high school graduates than it attracts.


07/14/2018 05:17 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Truman making transition 

Ekstrom is training alongside current administrator Monte Rohman for six months until his retirement at the end of the year. Last summer, Ekstrom married Andrew Ekstrom and the couple live on a farm near South Branch, northwest of Truman.


07/05/2018 06:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Woman in jail on second degree murder charges will not get bail 

UPDATE: Sarah Kortan made her initial court appearance on Thursday in District Court in Crookston to face the charge of second degree murder. It was ordered that she be held in custody at the jail in Crookston, without the possibility of bail, until her next scheduled court appearance which is on July 11th in Red Lake Falls.


06/17/2018 07:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Extra Credit 

The following students recently graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College: Kayli Skinner, Brainerd, environmental studies; and Clark Hickman, Merrifield, physics, summa cum laude. Recent graduates of the University of Minnesota Crookston were as follows: Tyler Robert Mick, East Gull Lake, Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources; Heather Santi, Deerwood, Bachelor of Science in Health Management; and Owen Michael Scherping, Little Falls, Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources.


06/06/2018 04:32 AM  ~~~Source~~~
2 min 55 sec ago 

Students named to the spring semester 2018 Deans List were recently announced by the Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston.