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School Board puts six NLS, Minn., teachers on leave, as budget cuts continue


NEW LONDON -- The New London-Spicer School Board approved resolutions Monday to put four tenured teachers on unrequested leave and terminating the contracts for two probationary teachers.

The tenured teachers include Kim Andresen, 0.5 full-time equivalent Spanish teacher; Trish Hanson, 0.4 FTE speech/language teacher; Susan Sunde, 0.17 FTE middle school FACS teacher; and Cassandra Kentzelman, middle school language arts teacher, also a 0.17 FTE position.

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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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