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SHS student expelled for bringing knife to school

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A Somerset High School student who accidentally brought a knife to school in their backpack was expelled from the school during a special meeting of the Somerset Board of Education last Wednesday.


School District Administrator Randy Rosburg said that while the folding knife was accidentally brought into the school, an expulsion was warranted.

“Because of the consequence, the board had to take some action. It’s important that they send a reasonable action,” Rosburg said.

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Dave Newman
Dave Newman has been the sports editor at the New Richmond News since 1988. He has covered the action in the Middle Border Conference, Dunn-St. Croix Conference and Big Rivers Conference for nearly 30 years.
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