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Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Discipline key to farmers' financial success
Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Records published Dec. 9
New London man to serve eight years for meth sale
Tough night on ice
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
Card slow, then stop, St. Cloud Tech
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
Cards warm up for Classic with win over Rocori
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Enid Evangeline Martell Olson
Cheryl (Cheri) Rae Downs Holgerson
Henry "Hank" Weseman
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
Proposed transgender policy to be reviewed Monday at NLS
NEW LONDON — A new version of a proposed policy to address transgender students will be reviewed Monday night by the New London-Spicer School Board. This will be the second reading of a transgender policy, but the board is not expected to take action Monday. In anticipation of...
April 9, 2016 - 12:17am
March 23, 2016
Letter: Is NLS ready for transgender policy?
A number of New London-Spicer School District residents met March 14 with the School Board to express concerns about their proposed transgender...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 2, 2016
Area wrestlers receive their wrestling state medals Feb. 27 at the Minnesota State High School Wrestling Tournament in St. Paul.
Three area wrestlers earned individual championships at Saturday's state finals in St. Paul. NLS' Thomas Stageberg (132) and BOLD's Manuel Garcia...
March 2, 2016 - 6:18pm
February 29, 2016
New London-Spicer music teachers Sherry and Brian Pearson to retire
NEW LONDON — After guiding thousands of students into the world of music, a dynamic teaching duo in the New London-Spicer School District...
February 29, 2016 - 12:58am
February 23, 2016
NLS school board discusses education issues with lawmakers
NEW LONDON — A shortage of K-12 grade teachers, a threat of losing the ability to offer college-level classes and 3-1/2-hour standardized reading...
February 23, 2016 - 11:27pm
February 14, 2016
NLS considers bringing FACS classes back
NEW LONDON — The New London-Spicer School Board may bring back the family and consumer sciences program, which teaches kids various life skills, such as money management, cooking and child development. It was cut from the curriculum last year. Recent student surveys indicate NLS...
February 14, 2016 - 11:53pm
January 19, 2016
NLS gets bonds for a low interest rate
NEW LONDON — Nervous stock market investors looking for more stable government bonds may have helped the New London-Spicer School District get an exceptionally low interest rate for their construction bonds. “We got great bids today,” said Greg Crowe, senior municipal advisor...
January 19, 2016 - 11:43pm
November 24, 2015
New London-Spicer School board approves continuing contract negotiation with construction manager
NEW LONDON — After reviewing proposals and interviewing a half-dozen firms for nearly as many hours Monday afternoon, the New London-Spicer School Board selected a construction manager to help lead the district through a $21.6 mil- lion building project. At its meeting Monday night,...
November 24, 2015 - 10:16pm
November 11, 2015
New London-Spicer School District sets fast-paced project timeline
NEW LONDON — With the approval of a $21.6 million bond in last week’s referendum, the New London-Spicer School Board is now moving fast to hire a construction manager, complete architectural drawings and sell bonds so that construction of the multi-faceted building project can...
November 11, 2015 - 11:19pm
November 3, 2015
NLS voters overwhelmingly approve $21.6M bond
NEW LONDON — Voters in the New London-Spicer School District overwhelmingly approved a $21.6 million bond Tuesday for a multi-faceted building...
November 3, 2015 - 11:10pm
Election Day at NLS
Voters in the New London-Spicer School District go to the polls today to cast ballots on a $21.6 million bond referendum. The proposed building...
November 3, 2015 - 6:00am
October 22, 2015
Willmar Lakes Area Chamber endorses NLS bond referendum
WILLMAR (Staff reports) — The Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce is publicly stating its support of a proposed $21.6 million bond referendum in the New London-Spicer School District. The Chamber’s board of directors voted Thursday to support the referendum. “We encourage...
October 22, 2015 - 10:44pm
October 17, 2015
Letter: Why this NLS teacher is voting ‘yes’
I have five adult children and I will be a retired NL-S teacher before the proposed building projects are completed, so why am I voting “yes” for the upcoming New London-Spicer facility improvements? Because we are out of space at Prairie Woods. The hallways are not conducive...
October 17, 2015 - 1:55am
September 18, 2015
NLS wants renewable energy education center
NEW LONDON –– The New London-Spicer School District could become a testing center for renewable energy technology, with students providing the man-power and ingenuity and getting an education in the process. At their meeting this week, the NLS School Board agreed to pursue a...
September 18, 2015 - 10:45pm
August 25, 2015
New London-Spicer School Board: Taxes will go down with bond
NEW LONDON –– When New London-Spicer students attend their school open house Thursday to meet their teachers and see their classrooms, their parents will receive information about a $21.6 million proposal to expand the school facilities. The district has set a Nov. 3 special...
August 25, 2015 - 11:30pm