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March 27, 2017
Prescott High School Principal David Vortherms was one of the speakers at the new PHS beam signing ceremony in September 2015. He will retire at the end of this school year. (File photo)
Prescott principal announces retirement intentions
March 27, 2017 - 6:59pm
March 18, 2017
University of Wisconsin-River Falls students Mari Meuwissen (right), Amber Raddatz (left) and Madeline Miller practice a science experiment. Dr. Joel Donna (kneeling) said this type of experiment would be used in elementary classrooms to learn about molecules. (Herald photo by Matthew Lambert)
Teacher shortages felt at college level
March 18, 2017 - 10:00am
March 17, 2017
The following students were selected as January Students of the Month at Ellsworth High School: (front row, from left) Morgan Krenz, Emma Augustine, Anna Sweere; (back row) Ben Bennett, Emily Leonard, Sawyer Hamilton and Alexia Sabby. (Photo courtesy of Julie Graber)
Ellsworth schools honor students of the month
March 17, 2017 - 10:05am
March 14, 2017
The Ellsworth School Board voted on March 6 to demolish Prairie View Elementary after initially approving the demolition on Feb. 13. The board said there was "interest" in the property after the Feb. 13 meeting and wanted to be certain before demolishing the school. (Herald photo by Matthew Lambert)
Take two: Board votes (again) to demolish Prairie View
March 14, 2017 - 8:34am
March 10, 2017
River Falls High School Spanish teacher Chris Muenich (left) and Meyer Middle School special education teacher Brian Schils have seen a lot in their long careers as educators. They’ve both seen major cuts come to their respective programs. (Herald photo by Matthew Lambert)
Teacher shortages felt in River Falls, Ellsworth
March 10, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 2, 2017
Mid-year results show improvement for Spring Valley Elementary
March 2, 2017 - 1:49pm
March 1, 2017
(From left): Ellsworth High School students Nadia Sigler, David “Wes” Caldwell and Mackenzie Kummer are working together to host a 3-on-3 basketball tournament Tuesday, March 14 at EHS to raise money for a Books For Africa service learning project. Olivia Lynner and Masen Bach are not pictured. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Basketball and books: 3-on-3 tourney set for March 14
March 1, 2017 - 2:51pm
February 26, 2017
These Malone Intermediate student wrote their own fictional books for the 2017 State Literary Competition. They include (front row, from left): Isabella Macl, Makaria Haas (first place - third grade), Reece Gunderson (first place - fourth grade), Makenzie Hegland (first place – fifth grade), Taylor Holub; (back row) Daisy Marek, Nora Boles, MaKenna Ryan, Talli Roth and Will Markert. (Photo courtesy of Kelly Johnson)
Prescott students advance to state literary competition
February 26, 2017 - 8:00am
February 23, 2017
Program Director of the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center Alison Feigh spoke to Ellsworth Middle School students Monday, Feb. 13 about building empathy for others and being anti-bullying. The presentation covered the dynamics that allow bullying behavior to thrive and engaged the audience to help create different dynamics in which everyone feels respected. (Photo courtesy of Kelly Kyllo)
Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
February 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 17, 2017
Hudson dad pushes for stronger response to bullying
February 17, 2017 - 1:38pm
Hailing EMS second quarter honor roll recipients
February 17, 2017 - 9:28am
Prescott second quarter honor roll highlighted
February 17, 2017 - 9:27am
February 15, 2017
Lindgren Early Learning Center currently houses pre-kindergarten programs: the Ellsworth Community School District Early Childhood Program, the Ellsworth Four-Year-Old Kindergarten Program called Panther Pre-School, and the CESA #11 Head Start Program. It will be sold as part of the elementary school consolidation, set for completion in January 2018. (Submitted photo)
Prairie View will be demolished; Lindgren sold
February 15, 2017 - 3:05pm
February 13, 2017
Looking out over the UW-River Falls campus from Centennial Science Hall's observatory. (UW-River Falls file photo by Kathy M Helgeson)
Interested in stargazing? The observatory schedule is set
February 13, 2017 - 8:00am
February 10, 2017
These four individuals will be honored at the Spring Valley Education Foundation's eighth annual gala 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at the Spring Valley Middle/High School Commons: (from left) Carter Turner, Gary B. Lukes, Harriet Lansing and Herman Schliep. (Submitted photos)
Quartet honored for Spring Valley impact
February 10, 2017 - 9:24am