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After 6 decades, Maiden Rock '53 grads go back to school

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After 6 decades, Maiden Rock '53 grads go back to school
Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

MAIDEN ROCK--When is it permissible for a graduate of a community school to sleep overnight there?

When the school's been converted into a lodging establishment and it's become a place to stay for several alumni attending their class reunion.

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Harriet Rothe, a member of the former Maiden Rock High School Class of 1953, not only posed this question and answered it herself to be appreciated as a novelty, but is among organizers of a reunion creating this situation. Several of her fellow '53 classmates will lodge at the Maiden Rock Inn, the bed-and-breakfast which was once the community's school building, when they come for the 60th reunion Saturday, June 15.

Watch for more information in the print version of the Herald.

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Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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