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Benson School Board signs on to Race to Top grant app


CLONTARF -- The Benson School Board has approved signing on to the state's application for the federal Race to the Top grant money.

The decision came Monday at the board's regular meeting at St. Malachy's Church in Clontarf, according to Superintendent Lee Westrum. The board hosts four meetings a year in the outlying communities of Clontarf, DeGraff, Danvers and Swift Falls. The school district serves all four communities.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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