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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker's speech generates negative reaction
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State has bigger budget surplus than forecast
Walker says Act 10 fallout steeled him for global threats; Congress may fast-track carp control efforts; eight more Wisconsin stories
Arkansaw farmers still deny raw milk made football team sick
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Inver Grove Heights teen accused of trying to join ISIS pleads guilty
crime and courts
Tough day for Panthers at state, only Matzek and Lantz to place
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Favre's Packer Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 18
Prescott's Stuhl, SVE's Hurlburt and Hofacker reach semifinal round at state
Six EHS wrestlers go from prelims to quarterfinals at state meet
Two SVE wrestlers advance to quarterfinals at state tourney
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
Hudson’s authentic German restuarant among the nation’s best
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Ad For Bids - Guardrails
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY CRIMINAL JUSTICE COUNCIL: 2/26/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 School Board Meeting Agenda
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Badri Nahvi Johnson, PhD
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June 5, 2013
Vortherms named new Prescott High School principal
PRESCOTT--Prescott High School students will be greeted by a new principal next fall--and a familiar face. At the May regular meeting, the Prescott School Board accepted the recommendation by Superintendent Roger Hulne to appoint Dave Vortherms to the position recently vacated by...
June 5, 2013 - 10:52am
May 9, 2013
Ellsworth Schools launch page on Facebook
The Ellsworth School District launched a Facebook page April 29 as part of the school district's strategic plan to improve communication between...
news / education
May 9, 2013 - 10:39am
May 1, 2013
From the Valley to the Falls: River Falls picks new school superintendent
Jamie Benson, a superintendent for 15 years at River Valley School District near Madison, has tentatively accepted an offer from the River Falls school board to be the local district's next superintendent.
May 1, 2013 - 9:08am
April 19, 2013
River Falls school superintendent search is down to three
The school board and its superintendent advisory committee interviewed seven candidates for the job of school superintendent.
news / education
April 19, 2013 - 9:17am
March 27, 2013
Students of the Month at EHS
January Students of the Month at Ellsworth High School have been named. Freshmen are: Trentyn Mattson, nominated by Mrs. Kadlec in mathematics...
news / education
March 27, 2013 - 12:59pm
Nick Roy: Terrific teacher
Nick Roy is the January Teacher of the Month for Ellsworth High School. Mr. Roy teaches physical education. He was chosen because he works hard...
education / life
March 27, 2013 - 12:57pm
January 23, 2013
Letter: They seek public explanation about info omitted from presentation
TO THE EDITOR: Open Letter to the Ellsworth Community School Board: Re: Board's denial of 8-13-12, request to meet with the Concerned Citizen Committee. We are not surprised nor are we dismayed. Approximately five years ago, the board put forth a referendum for a $2 million bond...
opinion / letters / education
January 23, 2013 - 10:48am
Letter: 'Lunch ladies' should continue to do job hired to do, she says
TO THE EDITOR: Food safety is one of the most important concerns in the food service industry. Improper food handling or unsafe conditions can lead to foodborne illness, disease or even death. Food handlers working in the food service industry should be responsible and know safe...
opinion / letters
January 23, 2013 - 10:47am
November 30, 2012
Colleen Raye holiday concert at RFHS Dec. 3
FORWARD, the River Falls Public School Foundation, will sponsor a Colleen Raye holiday concert at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at the River Falls High School Auditorium. The concert will feature holiday songs from the 50s and 60s. A silent auction will held and beverages and baked goods...
November 30, 2012 - 9:11am
November 20, 2012
Letter: Group to presen tissues, process school board uses in response
TO THE EDITOR: An Open letter to the Ellsworth Community School Board: We are not surprised that the board again declined our invitation to meet with representatives of the Concerned Citizen Group for a civil, meaningful and substantive conversation about the process of governing...
opinion / letters
November 20, 2012 - 9:35am
November 1, 2012
Wine and Wishes for St. Francis this Saturday
The seventh annual Wine and Wishes fundraiser for St. Francis School will be held this Saturday, Nov. 3, at 7 p.m. at the St. Francis Parish...
November 1, 2012 - 8:24am
October 3, 2012
Editorial: Could this change get more students thinking of college?
State School Superintendent Tony Evers has proposed that all 11th graders take the ACT standardized college admission exam as well as a separate career skills test starting in the 2014-15 school year. In addition, 8th, 9th and 10th graders would also take a pre-ACT test. Under Evers'...
opinion / editorials / education
October 3, 2012 - 8:36am
August 1, 2012
School supply drives underway at credit unions
PRESCOTT--WESTconsin Credit Union offices are serving as community collection sites for school supply donations to help families throughout the...
August 1, 2012 - 10:33am
June 13, 2012
School referendum project kicks off at Rocky Branch
The 2011-12 school year just ended but already you would hardly recognize the inside of Rocky Branch Elementary.
June 13, 2012 - 4:38pm