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August 15, 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. File photo
Board votes in favor — again — to demolish Prairie View Elementary
August 15, 2017 - 1:53pm
August 14, 2017
Prescott School District pursues energy efficiency improvements
August 14, 2017 - 8:00am
August 10, 2017
Administrators from Minnesota State College Southeast and Winona State University sign a partnership agreement Aug. 10, 2017, to bring WSU’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing completion program to the city this fall. Pictured (from left) are WSU College of Nursing and Health Sciences Dean William McBreen, WSU Provost Patricia Rogers, MSC Southeast Vice President of Academic Affairs Leslie Bleskachek and MSC Southeast President Dorothy Duran. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
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Bachelor's in nursing program coming to Red Wing
August 10, 2017 - 2:18pm
Students in Lyz Wendland's First Year Adventure class called 'What is Art?' work on drawings, paintings, or sketches in class, an assignment inspired by artists who they admired. Kathy M. Helgeson / UWRF
Innovative courses at UWRF benefit students, educators alike
August 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 9, 2017
Malone Elementary welcomes a new assistant principal
August 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 4, 2017
Chippewa Valley Technical College welding fabrication graduate McKayla Olson receives her diploma from CVTC District Board Member Ron Walsh at the summer commencement Thursday, Aug. 3 in Eau Claire. Olson’s future plans include studying welding engineering at Ohio State University. Photo courtesy of CVTC
CVTC welding grad plans a big step up
August 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
August 1, 2017
Kyle Igou
Igou moves to Prescott Middle School
August 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 18, 2017
The Ellsworth Community School District is accepting photographs that will represent the Ellsworth area in a mural in the new elementary school. The mural will be placed on the wall in this photograph, where people who walk into the school will be able to see it. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Mural to be displayed in new Ellsworth school
July 18, 2017 - 8:33am
July 8, 2017
From left, CVTC auto collision repair and refinish program student Leann Rafferty of Lublin demonstrates a sanding technique to high school students Aliyah Loofboro of Colfax and Hope Bander and Kate Gadient of Pepin during a one-day camp June 23 in which girls could explore the male-dominated field. Each of the camp attendees repaired a dent, smoothed the panel with sanding, primed and painted the panel. Photo courtesy of CVTC
CVTC camp introduces girls to auto body repair
July 8, 2017 - 8:00am
June 20, 2017
Ellsworth School District honored employees who will retire this year at the recognition banquet Tuesday, May 30 at Ridgetop. They include: secretary Sue Andrews, teacher’s aide Kathy Schuh, vocal music teacher Pete Dulak, school district nurse Sharlene Kreye, early childhood speech therapist Erin Marcks, teacher’s aide Barb Punches and kindergarten teacher Maureen Hopkins. Not pictured: Harvey Dohrer, teacher’s aide Jeanne Foy and fourth grade teacher Mari Scobey.
Retiring teachers reflect on their careers
June 20, 2017 - 6:30am
June 13, 2017
Honor roll tops off the school year
June 13, 2017 - 11:30am
June 10, 2017
Mrs. Steele gives a short talk about Ethan at Ave Maria Academy's eighth grade Mass. Photos courtesy of Ave Maria Academy
Ave Maria Academy: Moving on from eighth grade
June 10, 2017 - 11:00am
June 8, 2017
Seventh grade honorees at the middle school academic celebration. Photo submitted by Sandra Madson
Accolades abound at SV Middle-High School
June 8, 2017 - 10:30am
June 7, 2017
Spring Valley High School honor students with honored teachers. The awards night was held May 17 at the school commons. Photo submitted by Sandra Madson
Spring Valley High School senior awards presented
June 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
Kittleson nominated to Congress of Future Medical Leaders
June 7, 2017 - 12:00pm