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Week of Jan. 11-14

TUESDAY, Jan. 11 - Cheeseburger, baked beans, dill pickle slices, baked chips, pears, bread slice, milk variety.


WEDNESDAY, Jan. 12 - Popcorn chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, peas, mandarin oranges, bread slice, milk variety.

THURSDAY, Jan. 13 - Mini corndogs, mac and cheese, green beans, pineapple, bread slice, milk variety.

FRIDAY, Jan. 14 - Fajita chicken and vegetables on a tortilla with lettuce, cheese, salsa and sour cream, corn, peaches, bread slice, milk variety.

Scholarship information

Scholarships available in the high school office are:

Minnesota Association of Townships: Juniors who plan to further their education at a college, university, or vocational school. The deadline is May 1.

North Country Health Services Auxiliary Scholarship: Seniors pursuing a career in a health related field, and not have been a previous recipient. the deadline is March 15.

Alworth Scholarship: Seniors with a score of 25 or higher on their ACT, plan on a major in math or science, and in the top 20 percent of their class. Apply online at The deadline is Jan. 15.

KFC Colonel's Scholarship: Seniors with a GPA of 2.75 or higher and pursuing a bachelors degree. Apply online at The deadline is Feb. 9.

US Bank Scholarship: Seniors attending an accredited two or four-year college next fall. Apply online at The deadline is March 31.

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota Scholarship: Seniors who are sons, daughters, grandsons, or granddaughters of a veteran. The deadline is March 15.

American Legion Auxiliary Past Presidents Health Care Scholarship: Seniors going into any health care field. The deadline is March 15.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday: JV and varsity boys basketball at 5:45 p.m. in Deer River; JV and varsity girls basketball at 5:45 p.m. for the rescheduled game in Remer; wrestling at 6 p.m. at home against the Pine River/Backus Road Crew.

Friday: JV and varsity boys and girls basketball at 6 p.m. in Walker; wrestling at 4 p.m. in Mahnomen for a dual tournament.

Saturday: Wrestling at 9 a.m. in Bemidji for the Rick Lee; girls seventh and eighth grade basketball at 9 a.m. in Red Lake for a tournament.

Important Dates

Jan. 13: 7 p.m. College Planning Workshop

Jan. 21: End of second quarter

Jan. 21: 6:30 p.m. Financial Aid Night in Kelliher

Jan. 25: Coronation

Jan. 28: Pep Fest at 3:45 p.m.

Jan. 24: 6:30 p.m. Financial Aid Night at Blackduck High School in Computer Lab.

Jan. 30: College Goal Sunday at Bemidji High School.



Week of Jan. 10-14

MONDAY, Jan. 10 - Chef salad with the works, French bread, pears, oatmeal raisin cookie, milk.

TUESDAY, Jan. 11 - Hotdog, baked beans, kettle chips, banana, milk.

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 12 - Roast beef gravy, mashed potatoes, corn, dinner roll, pineapple, milk.

THURSDAY, Jan. 13 - Tater tot hot dish, green beans, dinner roll, mandarin oranges, peanut butter cookie, milk.

FRIDAY, Jan. 14 - Chicken patty on a bun, French fries, California blend vegetables, applesauce, milk.



Week of Jan. 10-14

MONDAY, Jan. 10 - Chicken wild rice soup, sandwich, vegetables, apple, milk.

TUESDAY, Jan. 11 - Turkey gravy over biscuits, peas, sandwich, peaches, milk.

WEDNESDAY, Jan 12 - Cook's choice.

THURSDAY, Jan. 13 - Chicken patty on a bun, French fries, corn, grapes, milk.

FRIDAY, Jan. 14. Pizza, green beans, sandwich, mixed fruit, milk.

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