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Fresh face put on Ellsworth schools' web site

An upgrade to the Ellsworth School District's computer internet web site has led to a fresher look and improved capabilities.

The revamped site adds opportunities for teachers to communicate with students and parents, for district officials to communicate with the community and for families to take advantage of linked outside resources, according to Communications Specialist Mindy Anderson, Superintendent Barry Cain and Network Administrator Jason O'Neil. It's also intended to be more user-friendly.

"It was designed based on why things should be where they're at," Cain said Thursday, citing the expertise of Computer Integrations Technology (CIT) of Woodbury, Minn., hired with school board approval to implement the project.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Sept. 19.

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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