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Mary Higgins was the last teacher to teach at Riverview School before it closed in 1962. Now, she's working with a committee to restore the building. Photo by Jackie Grumish

Riverview School to be restored

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If the Riverview School Committee has its way, Riverview School could be restored to its original beauty after more than 40 years without students.


Mary Higgins, who was the last person to teach in the building, couldn't be more delighted.

"The students that went to school here were the generation that put man on the moon," she said.

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Jackie Grumish
Jackie Grumish has been a reporter with the New Richmond News since 2008. She holds degrees in journalism and fine art from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Ill. Before coming to New Richmond, Jackie worked as the city government reporter at a daily newspaper in Aberdeen, S.D. 
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