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by BOB HUTTER CONTRIBUTING WRITER Butch Automatic and the Four Speeds will return to their roots — the classical rock era — at a reunion concert and street dance, Saturday, Sept. 7, on River Street in front of Dave’s Town Club in Delano. For many audience members it will be like stepping into a musical [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN Delano established itself as a running football team in the 41-9 victory against Dassel-Cokato to start the season Friday. The Tigers next play at home against Annandale, 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6. Last season Delano lost 20-19. “We were going to come out running with our size up front,” said coach Merrill [...]

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There are a lot of great classes starting soon for both youth and adults. The Fall 2013 brochure will be mailed out soon. For complete information on these classes, visit our website at www.delanocommunityed.com, or call at 763-972-6210. Copies of the brochure are available at the CE office (140 Elm Ave.), the Tiger Activity Center, [...]

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by MATT SCHOEN, SUPERINTENDENT DELANO PUBLIC SCHOOLS I want to inform our community of upgrades we have been working on to maintain a safe and secure environment in Delano Public Schools. This summer we upgraded our electronic security system that controls entrances to all our schools, including the Community Education Building. These upgrades include, but [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN Despite returning the top four boys on Delano’s cross country team, coach Boak Wiesner says this team looks like it did last year. The Tigers would have four runners near the top of the pack, but then had a big gap until the fifth and final team score came through. “Until someone [...]

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While students were experiencing their last two weeks of summer vacation, new teachers started work at Delano Public Schools during the week of Aug. 19. A bus tour of Delano was one of the first orders of business for the new teachers, who got a head start over veteran teachers. They were not required to [...]

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Delano Middle School drama students will bring to life the story of “Little Mermaid Jr.” in performances Thursday, Sept. 5 through Saturday, Sept. 7, at the DMS auditorium, located on Tiger Drive north of Elm Avenue in Delano. Performance times will be at 7 p.m. on Sept. 5 and 6, and 1 and 4 p.m. [...]

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Good start for soccer teams The high school soccer season kicked off last week with Delano and Rockford teams showing some spunk. Rockford opened with a 1-1 tie against the Sauk Rapids-Rice boys and then edged PACT Charter 1-0. Meanwhile, the Rocket girls were blasting PACT Charter 7-0. Delano’s boys crushed Watertown-Mayer 9-0 in what [...]

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