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Ellsworth schools to get word out in new way

Communication with residents has been an emphasis in the Ellsworth School District, most recently as part of the strategic planning initiative.

Toward improving communication, the district is implementing a new parent notification system this term called Alert Now, according to Superintendent Barry Cain. The new system will be another means of notifying interested people about happenings in the local schools.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Aug. 24.

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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