Education

The Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose (BHM) School Dist. 877 will have a bond question on the Nov. 4 general election ballot. The proposed $33 million bond includes a variety of projects that touch every school in the district. The number one project in the bond is the improvements to safety and security in the schools. Hanover Elementary, along  [...]

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The proposed levy for Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose Dist. 877 is currently showing a total of $12,206,701. This is a .54% decrease from last year or a decrease of $65,757. Director of Finance and Operations Gary Kawlewski told the school board that there are a number of factors that affect the calculations including but not limited to enrollment, [...]

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Greenwood Methodist Church stood on County Road 10 near County Road 19 for over 100 years. Although the church was demolished long ago, parts of it have survived in memories of area residents and in the collection of the Burschville School Museum on County Road 10. Bonnie Maue spoke glowingly about the newest addition to [...]

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The St. Michael-Albertville School District is facing potential deficit spending and cuts two years from now, Supt. Jim Behle told the school board in a recent budget work session. The good news is that the district’s finances are in order for this school year and next, but beginning in year 2016-17, the district would face [...]

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Rogers students learn of college alternative at construction fair Want to earn six figures three years after high school graduation? Too good to be true, right? Actually it isn’t. Eric House of Local 34 Mechanic Insulators points out that a third-year apprentice makes almost $35 an hour which, coupled with benefits, amounts to six figures [...]

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At the Osseo Area Schools Kindergarten Information Fair on Oct. 11, presenters Andrea Wagner and Andrea Wilson-Vazquez shared an interactive presentation highlighting how Osseo Area Schools’ digital learning plan impacts learning for even its youngest learners. Salti said he was impressed by just how adept many young children already are with the iPad technology. Next [...]

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Heritage Christian Academy sixth graders Matthew Virginia and Cole Kopischke took part in People to People World Leadership Forum in Washington D.C. Sept. 26 to 29. Matthew and Cole along with fellow students from around the world, took part in a program called “DC Decoded.” The emphasis of the forum was on leadership formation, service, [...]

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