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Paynesville secondary principal placed on leave

Paynesville Secondary Principal Lorie Floura

PAYNESVILLE – The Paynesville School Board has placed Secondary Principal Lorie Floura on leave because of unspecified allegations.

Superintendent Matt Bullard said Thursday that he couldn’t say anything about the type of allegations or who made them. Floura will remain on leave while the allegations are investigated.

Floura was placed on leave at a special board meeting Aug. 23. She was hired as the district’s secondary principal in 2005.

Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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