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January 7, 2015
Renville County West School District voters approve $5.4M school bond
RENVILLE — Voters in the Renville County West School District approved a $5.4 million bond issue to upgrade school facilities Tuesday. Voters cast 631 ballots in favor of the project and 528 against on a day featuring sub-zero wind chills. Voters rejected a similar bond measure...
January 7, 2015 - 10:27pm
Benson Schools propose $15.3M bond
BENSON — Benson school board members plan to bring an estimated $15.3 million bond issue to voters this May to upgrade school facilities. Board...
January 7, 2015 - 10:23pm
January 6, 2015
Teachers seek donations for classrooms
Several area teachers seek help paying for materials for their classrooms through a charity website. DonorsChoose.org helps public school teachers meet their classroom needs through crowd funding. They write descriptions of their projects on the site and seek donations. The online...
January 6, 2015 - 8:00pm
December 16, 2014
Science Museum of Minnesota Instructor Peter Anderson presented a 50-minute, interactive assembly on engineering and problem-solving Tuesday...
December 16, 2014 - 11:19pm
December 9, 2014
NLS levy to drop in 2015
NEW LONDON — Following a truth-in-taxation hearing Monday, the New London-Spicer School Board gave final approval to a $3.8 million tax levy for next year. The levy, which is payable in 2015, is a 3.05 percent decrease from this year’s tax levy of $3.9 million. The total levy...
December 9, 2014 - 10:41pm
December 8, 2014
Willmar Public Schools begins telephone survey
WILLMAR — A polling company has begun making calls to residents of the Willmar Public Schools to gauge their feelings about the district and a potential building project. The district has been studying alternatives for a building project for more than a year, and recently hired...
December 8, 2014 - 9:01pm
December 2, 2014
Area teachers seek donations for classrooms
Several area teachers are seeking help through a charity website to pay for materials for their classrooms. The site DonorsChoose.org helps public school teachers use crowdfunding to meet their classroom needs, placing descriptions of their projects on the site and seeking tax-deductible...
December 2, 2014 - 11:33pm
November 14, 2014
Man pitches solar project to NLS
NEW LONDON — A proposal to use the rooftop of the New London-Spicer elementary school to capture solar energy, which would be used to offset the district’s electric bill, was presented Thursday to the school board. Arvind Auluck-Wilson, from Energy Technology Innovations...
November 14, 2014 - 8:35pm
October 29, 2014
NLS, Minnewaska seek building levies; Lac qui Parle Valley, ACGC and Yellow Medicine East seek operating levies
Several area school districts will have ballot questions on Election Day Nov. 4. Voters in two districts will decide whether to approve bonding...
October 29, 2014 - 11:51pm
October 20, 2014
Students set postsecondary goals
WILLMAR — It’s time for high school seniors to apply for college, and a new program at Willmar Senior High can help show them the way. Most...
October 20, 2014 - 11:38pm
September 24, 2014
NLS residents learn about school’s $14.6M building proposal
NEW LONDON — During band and choir concerts at New London-Spicer schools parents sit on bleachers and the music rumbles through the high ceilings of the gym. Drama students catch after-school rides to downtown New London to practice in the “Little Theater” that’s leased from...
September 24, 2014 - 11:24pm
September 23, 2014
Midwest Opinion: Schools should lead on language immersion
The list of states that lack any foreign-language immersion programs used to include not only North Dakota, but also South Dakota and Montana.
September 23, 2014 - 4:04am
August 20, 2014
Minnesota Opinion: Feed all students in Minn. this school year
DULUTH — The news reports last fall were alarming. And more than a bit maddening.
August 20, 2014 - 5:12am
May 17, 2014
Editorial: Historic decision remains important
The landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education was handed down 60 years ago today. It remains a historic and momentous decision that struck down an earlier court ruling that upheld the practice of “separate but equal education.” The case was brought...
May 17, 2014 - 6:00am
May 6, 2014
Kindergartner brings gun to Benson school, all students safe
BENSON — A firearm brought to Northside Elementary this morning by a young student was immediately taken by school staff members and all students are safe and are continuing with their normal school day. According to a news release from Swift County Sheriff John Holtz, the Sheriff’s...
May 6, 2014 - 11:52am