Middle River News


05/23/2018 09:02 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Middle River school closure raises questions about district's future 

After more than 60 years the Middle River school will be locking its doors at the end week... for good. Amid declining enrollment and financial pressure the Greenbush-Middle River school board voted to consolidate and only teach out of the Greenbush school..


04/05/2017 09:16 AM  ~~~Source~~~
87-year-old driver killed when car he was driving collides with semi in NW. Minn. 

An 87-year-old man was killed in a collision with a semitrailer truck Tuesday morning in northwestern Minnesota, the State Patrol said. The patrol said Arvin Dahl, of Middle River, Minn., had stopped at a stop sign at the intersection of Hwy.


11/20/2016 02:28 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Poultry, pigeon show draws 600 birds 

A Middle River man who raises 300 birds on his northwestern Minnesota farm was among contestants who brought about 600 birds to the 107th Annual Brown County Poultry & Pigeon Show at the Brown County Fairgrounds Saturday. Lew Wallace of Middle River, located north of Thief River Falls, brought a black Australorp chicken to the show that was judged at the top of its class Saturday.


10/21/2016 10:55 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pequot Lakes man dies after boat capsizes8 min ago 

Richard Sheik, 66, of Pequot Lakes was found about 3:30 p.m. Monday along the south shore of Thief Lake about 13 miles northeast of Middle River, according to a news release from the Marshall County Sheriff's Office.


08/15/2016 02:41 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Gladiolus Society delighted to return to Brown County Fair 

The Minnesota Gladiolus Society celebrated another successful showing at the Brown County Fair. On Sunday morning the society members erected a Court of Honor for the top entries in the 2016 show.