Tag: School

Mahnomen School to Offer Free Dental Services In-School for Students

Mahnomen, MN — With assistance from the from Indian Health Service Dental Program, the Mahnomen School District will once again be able to offer a number of basic dental services to students at no cost, all without leaving the building. The services will be offered on the week of January 23rd. Aimee Pederson with the…
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January 13, 2023 0

Hillsboro School Extends Semester Into New Year

Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro School District already had an extended winter break planned, but December’s winter storms made it even longer this year. The last day before winter break was scheduled for December 16th, but the last day they ended being in the building actually ended up being December 13th as they ended the…
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January 4, 2023 0

LPA Superintendent Provides Insight on New AG Opinion on Alternative School Lunches

Lake Park, MN — Last month, the Minnesota Department of Education notified school districts that they no longer can provide alternative meals for students regardless of their meal debt with the school district following the release of Minnesota Attorney General Keith’s Ellison’s opinion on the matter.  The Lake Park-Audubon School Board discussed the opinion at…
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December 6, 2022 0

Plans Being Finalized for Old Fashioned Family Christmas Festival; Donations & Sponsors Needed

Ada, MN — The Ada Chamber of Commerce’s annual Old Fashioned Family Christmas Festival is coming up December 1st through the 4th and the Chamber is looking for sponsorships, donations, and ideas to make the holiday event another success. Currently they are seeking support for children’s projects during Santa’s visit with the kids at the…
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November 16, 2022 0

Fosston Superintendent Dives into Decision Making Process for Canceling Classes

Fosston, MN — When winter storms are approaching, our area school administrators have some tough decisions to make. Should they cancel school and make it an E-Learning Day? Be two hours late and go from there? Maybe it won’t be as bad, and they’ll start school normally and send the kids home early if needed?…
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November 15, 2022 0

Weather Announcements/Cancellations for Thursday, November 10, 2022

E-Learning: Climax-Shelly School will have an E-learning day Ada Borup/West School E-Learning Fisher School will have an E-learning day Red Lake Falls Schools will have an E-learning day on Thursday. Hillsboro School will have a virtual learning day on Thursday. There will be no Veteran’s Day program, no practices, and the school board meeting will…
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November 9, 2022 0

Hawley Voters to Decide Fate of $53 Middle School Referendum Today

Hawley, MN — Voters in the Hawley School District today will decide the fate of a $53 million Middle School Referendum along with another $3 million in athletic complex updates. The referendum is intended to help address growing pains in the Hawley community as the district, which is already lacking space, is projected to increase…
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November 8, 2022 0

Hawley School District Holding Facilities Public Informational Meeting this Thursday

Hawley, MN — The Hawley School District is inviting community members to a Public Meeting this Thursday, September 29th where they will present and discuss information regarding their proposed facilities plan that would be on the ballot during the November 8th election. The district will be asking voters for $53 million to construct a middle…
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September 27, 2022 0

Hawley School Board Examining Options for Potential Referendum

Hawley, MN — The Hawley School Board is getting closer to determining whether or not to move forward with a November referendum that could have district residents voting on a new middle school. Running out of space due to booming enrollment, a task force has been meeting with consultants over the past several months to…
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July 29, 2022 0

Red River Valley Co-op Power Setting Up Temporary Offices at Hendrum School During Renovation of Headquarters

Halstad, MN — This week, Red River Valley Co-op Power began transitioning to a temporary office in the former Hendrum school as their roughly $4 million renovation and reconstruction begins on their headquarters in Halstad. The project includes the demolition of the detached shop and 1949 office and garage area as well as a renovation…
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March 31, 2022 0