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Former PRHS student is retired teacher in Australia

April 10, 2016 by Martin Horrigan (Register to contact)

Gday. Martin Horrigan [class of 64] I had to move to Minneapolis for my senior year... very sad to not have graduated in PR. I completed teaching degree at U of M in 69, Taught in Orange City Ia 69-70, then to Univ. South Dakota 70-72 completed M. A. in Theatre. While in SD did 3 seasons at Black Hills Playhouse, Custer State Park. In 72 moved to Australia to teach in Victorian Education Dept. Returned to USA to Vegas in 83 and did relieve teaching. Returned to Australia 84, Now Dual Citizen in Warrnambool Vic. and Retired.

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Inez E. Kusi | Obituaries  Hibbing Daily Tribune

Inez E. Kusi, 85, longtime Marble resident, died Sunday, March 24, 2019, in the Grand Itasca Hospital, Grand Rapids. Born March 21, 1934, in Redwood County, ...



Park Rapids grad to appear on 'Jeopardy!'  Park Rapids Enterprise

This member of the Park Rapids High School class of 1967 will be a contestant on "Jeopardy!" during the week of Christmas. Who is Kathryn Kienholz?



Park Rapids hosts first-ever ACEs Summit  Park Rapids Enterprise

An Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Summit was held Wednesday at the Park Rapids Area High School. ACEs are stressful or traumatic events that are ...



Ojibwe Language Project growing  Park Rapids Enterprise

Signs in both Ojibwe and English continue to flourish. The Ojibwe Language Project grew out of a three-year partnership between the League of Women Voters ...



Menahga, Park Rapids students present joint musical  Detroit Lakes Online

The Park Rapids and Menahga high school drama departments have, once again, teamed up for a musical comedy production. "The 25th Annual Spelling Bee" ...



news/4502591-pr-graduate-wins-emmy  Park Rapids Enterprise

The Emmy awards recognize the brightest stars in television, but there are many people behind the scenes who are involved in the producing award-winning ...



Arts and culture commission supports Eagle Scout project  Park Rapids Enterprise

The Park Rapids Arts and Culture Advisory Commission voted Monday to support an Eagle Scout project proposed by a member of Boy Scout Troop 56 of Nevis.



Candidates file for county board, sheriff, SWCD  Park Rapids Enterprise

De La Hunt is a 1985 Park Rapids Area High School graduate. He is currently an owner in De La Hunt Broadcasting. He has been a Henrietta Township ...



Figure skating club celebrates 30th annual show  Park Rapids Enterprise

Nevaeh Etter, Harper Fogarty, Kamry Hanson and Marishka Ness skated to a 1985 Tom Petty classic, "American Girl."1 / 3. Eva Warrington and Liisa Honga ...



Community band's spring concert is May 13  Park Rapids Enterprise

The Park Rapids Area Community Band, under the direction of Dr. Russell Pesola, will present its spring concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 12 in the Park Rapids ...



Minnesota's largest rodeo event marks 40th anniversary  Park Rapids Enterprise

The Wild West meets the Midwest for four nights of rip-snorting bulls, top-calibre cowboys, bucking broncos, barrel racing and more. The Headwaters Xtreme ...



New choir director leading Park Rapids High School ensembles  Park Rapids Enterprise

Park Rapids Area High School choir students are set to entertain at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6 in the auditorium. They are under the leadership of new choir director ...



Ojibwe Language Project offering bilingual signage  Park Rapids Enterprise

Signs in Ojibwe and English are now available to area businesses. The Ojibwe Language Project grew out of a three-year partnership between the League of ...



Threats at Park Rapids High School prompt lockdown  Valley News Live

Park Rapids, MN police say a called in bomb threat prompted a lockdown at the high school. It turned out to be a hoax, but local law enforcement took the threat ...



High school pilot program trains future First Responders  Park Rapids Enterprise

North Country EMS Education and the Park Rapids School District are collaborating to offer an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) course, also known as ...



Northern Bait celebrates 25 years providing live bait for Minnesota's...  Park Rapids Enterprise

Northern Bait of Park Rapids has a long history of supplying bait and tackle for fishermen. Harold Condiff built the current building and started Northern Bait in ...



Osage gun range expansion divides small community  Park Rapids Enterprise

The village of Osage — population 323 — is embroiled in controversy. An influx of high school league trapshooters over the past year-and-a-half has been a ...



'Sweet Land' adapted into musical  Park Rapids Enterprise

A grandfather's tale, drawn from memory and re-imagined by author Will Weaver, became a short story entitled "A Gravestone Made of Wheat." That story has ...



Aukes announces re-election bid  Bemidji Pioneer

PARK RAPIDS—Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes announced Friday that he will run for re-election. Aukes is currently serving his second term as sheriff.



River Art Community is newest art endeavor  Park Rapids Enterprise

Creativity will know no bounds at River Art Community, the newest venue in downtown Park Rapids. Located on the corner of Fourth St. and Main, the center ...



Hometown gal manages history museum  Park Rapids Enterprise

By SHANNON GEISEN. sgeisen@parkrapidsenterprise.com. The Hubbard County Historical Museum opens for the season May 1, with director Megan ...



Park Rapids students participate in Honor Band festivals  Park Rapids Enterprise

Century Middle School sixth and seventh graders participated in the Honor Band Festival for beginning and second-year band students April 8 in Fergus Falls.



Park Rapids High School choir earns awards  Park Rapids Enterprise

The above vocalists all earned a superior rating at the Feb. 24 section ensemble contest held in Park Rapids. All the vocal entries received a "superior," which is ...



Veterans honored at local Vietnam memorial  Park Rapids Enterprise

A steady, light rain fell during the annual Vietnam Memorial Flag Raising and Commemoration atop Bunker Hill near Ponsford on Saturday. Howard and Trudy ...



Park Rapids High School speech team results  Park Rapids Enterprise

The speech team captured a first place trophy at the Feb. 21 tournament in Staples. Front, from left, are Amber Schroeder, Paige Leeseberg, Myah Schultz, ...



Celebrate Christmas with the Good Lovelies  Detroit Lakes Online

Canada's the Good Lovelies are bringing their immensely popular Christmas show to Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre on Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. ...



Joint high musical production of "The Addams Family"  Park Rapids Enterprise

A decrepit mansion in Central Park. A zombie butler. Dead ancestors emerging from their graves. Park Rapids and Menahga High School drama students are ...



One-act play competition this Saturday  Park Rapids Enterprise

The Minnesota State High School League 24A Sub-section One-Act Play competition is Saturday, Jan 23 at the Park Rapids High School Auditorium.



The mystery in Menahga: What led to murder-suicide last November?  KMSP-TV

Last November a mystery like no other unfolded in Menahga, Minn., beginning with a seemingly unexplainable murder-suicide.



Thomas 'Gene' Eugene Morgan  Herald Review

Thomas “Gene” Eugene Morgan, age 90, passed away November 16, 2017, at Sugarbrook Assisted Living in Grand Rapids, MN. He was born in Lake George ...



High School Partners Program  M State News

Minnesota State Community and Technical College - four unique campuses and extensive online offerings.



Woodrow Glazer, St. Michael-Alberville Crowned National Champions at USAHSCTL  AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

Woodrow Glazer took home the National Championship title at the USA High School Clay Target League's inaugural National Championship after shooting a ...



Stewart Mills says he won’t run for Minnesota’s 8th District seat  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Stewart Mills announced Tuesday that he won't run for the Republican Party endorsement in the race to fill northeastern Minnesota's open 8th Congressional ...



North Branch mayor 'Gump' in 8th race  Duluth News Tribune

The first new entrant into the midterm election void left by Rep. Rick Nolan's retirement announcement last week wasn't among the names people expected.



Shot down: Osage sportsman's club and Becker County lose conditional...  Detroit Lakes Online

Score a win for Brian Winczewski, who lives next door to the Osage Sportman's Club and has successfully challenged the decision of the Becker County Board ...



Nolan news upends election landscape in 8th District; more candidates...  Duluth News Tribune

By moving to close the door on his political career Friday, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan turned the midterm race for the 8th Congressional District seat into a wide-open ...



8th District DFLers will meet in forum  Duluth News Tribune

Five weeks from its convention, the 8th Congressional District DFL party endorsement process is stirring. The five candidates in the running to replace retiring ...



MEMORABLE MOMENT  Duluth News Tribune

MEMORABLE MOMENT. Kerns, Harsha. Carolyn Kerns and Nate Harsha, both of Duluth, were married Sept. 18 at the groom's family home in Park Rapids, ...



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