Increases in pay for some employees were approved by the Ellsworth School Board Monday.
At the recommendation of the personnel committee, the board okayed a 2.5 percent salary increase for three categories of support staff. They are aides, bus drivers and directors/mechanical/superintendent office.
Superintendent Barry Cain placed the total cost of the increase for all of those employees to the district at $37,151. They had experienced a 5.9 percent reduction in their salaries last year, Cain said.
Read more in the print version of the Herald July 11.