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Kraus-Anderson chosen as construction manager for Ellsworth school facilities effort

A firm was chosen by the Ellsworth School Board Monday to be construction manager as the ad hoc facilities committee's recommendations continue to be pursued.

Although various board members said the district was fortunate to have had interest from all three finalists, whom they described as first-rate, those who spoke favored Kraus-Anderson (KA) to direct the facilities efforts. Representatives from three companies were interviewed during a special board meeting late last month.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Feb. 13.

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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