Rush City News


01/08/2018 06:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
McMahon to lead County Board, and appointments made 

The new chair of the Chisago County Board is Commissioner George McMahon. He was elected during the organizational meeting Tuesday this week on a 5-0 vote, with Commissioner Lora Walker attending from a remote site electronically.


01/08/2018 01:32 PM  ~~~Source~~~
4-H'ers explore the world of knitting and crafting 

Chisago County 4-H would like to publicly thank Ginny at Fabric Fashions & More in Rush City for instructing and hosting 4-H'ers at a cuddle scarf class over the holidays. 4-H'ers attended the workshop and each made their own scarf.


12/29/2017 02:18 PM  ~~~Source~~~
2017 new faces, old friends, the year in review 

The North Branch Area public schools community is sending positive wishes to Superintendent Dr. Deb Henton who is in the running to be selected as superintendent of the year nationally. Henton was named Minnesota's Superintendent of the Year in the fall.


12/21/2017 03:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
John Ploetz 

John Ploetz of Harris, known as owner/operator of Lofgren Trucking of Rush City, passed away at the age of 75, Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the Hennepin County Medical Center a result of an automobile accident at Stark. John Charles Ploetz was born on December 4, 1942 in Winona, Minnesota.