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December 2, 2016
School board awards demolition contract, disappointed with master plan
With a bid of just under $400,000, the New Richmond Board of Education at its Nov. 21 regular board meeting approved Eckert Wrecking Incorporated...
December 2, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 22, 2016
NR School Board approves demolition contractor
The New Richmond School Board approved a contract for construction with Eckert Wrecking Incorporated, out of Rhinelander, Wis., to demolish the...
November 22, 2016 - 8:58am
November 7, 2016
SCC school board approves budget, tax levy and mill rate
The St. Croix Central School Board approved the 2016-17 school year budget, tax levy and mill rate during its Oct. 24 special meeting. According to Superintendent Tim Widiker, the only change to the budget was a lowering of the mill rate from .01214725 to .01156790. The reduction...
November 7, 2016 - 12:00pm
October 28, 2016
St. Croix Central School Board approves budget reduction reinstatements, support staff wage increase
Due to a sharp decrease in the school district’s health insurance premium — in addition to a sizeable enrollment increase — the St. Croix Central school board approved the reinstatement of a set of budget cuts — adding items back into the budget that had been previously cut,...
October 28, 2016 - 5:00am
October 22, 2016
New Richmond Board of Education approves final budget, tax levy
The School District of New Richmond Board of Education met for the first time at its new time, 6 p.m., on Monday, Oct. 17, to discuss the 2016-17 school budget and tax levy, as well as changes to its school calendar for next school year. According to Director of Fiscal and Building...
October 22, 2016 - 6:00am
October 8, 2016
Somerset School District to refinance up to $1,750,000 worth of debt
In an effort to ease the financial strain on the school district, members of the Somerset Board of Education, Monday night, approved a Resolution Authorizing the Issuance and Establishing Parameters for the Sale Of Not To Exceed $1,750,000 General Obligation Refunding Bonds. According...
October 8, 2016 - 5:00am
September 23, 2016
District adopts work sessions: Better communication, more transparency are the goals
In an effort to improve communication between board members, the Somerset School District Board of Education approved a motion to change the format of their committee meetings to work sessions commencing with their meeting set for Monday, Oct. 3. The idea, introduced by new District...
September 23, 2016 - 10:00am
September 16, 2016
Somerset School District approves levy for 2016-17 school year
A sparse audience composed primarily of Somerset School District administrators, staff and school board members, unanimously approved a proposed tax levy of $4,993,942 for the 2016-17 school year at the district’s annual meeting held Monday night. The proposed levy translates into...
September 16, 2016 - 8:40am
May 20, 2016
New Richmond school board expels one student
The New Richmond Board of Education held a special meeting on Monday, May 9, to conduct an expulsion hearing for a student. According to district administrator Patrick Olson, the student was expelled for engaging in conduct while at school or while under supervision of a school authority...
May 20, 2016 - 2:36pm
SCC School Board sets date for special meeting next month
The St. Croix Central School Board Monday night approved setting a date of Monday, September 14 for a special meeting of the electorate. The...
August 20, 2015 - 3:28pm
School board discusses budget, substitute pay increase and safety plans
The New Richmond School District Board of Education discussed and approved a variety of items from its August regular board meeting agenda, including the preliminary budget for this upcoming school year, its board goals and a pay increase for substitute teachers. Director of...
August 20, 2015 - 12:19pm
June 11, 2015
NR School Board selects Olson as District Administrator
@pic:061115.FRT.NRN.NRSuperintendent1 @ct:Patrick Olson (center) is pictured with his family. Olson was...
June 11, 2015 - 9:19am
May 22, 2015
New Richmond school board discusses superintendent hiring process, timeline
One of the biggest subjects discussed during the New Richmond Board of Education’s May 18 School Board Meeting was the process and timeline for search for a new superintendent. The first screening of the applications is scheduled to be held on Thursday, May 21, which will narrow...
May 22, 2015 - 8:32am
Somerset residents call out district leadership
A number of Somerset residents felt strongly enough about three particular issues to appear before the Somerset District Board of Education Monday night. Resident Sara Turner was disturbed by the board’s decision to reduce the number of teachers at the elementary school without...
May 22, 2015 - 8:32am
April 30, 2015
SCC School District to implement new Chromebooks
Following a year of planning, St. Croix Central Technology Committee members Chad Konsela, Dan Ruud, and Amanda Olson presented a plan to implement one-to-one technology employing Google Chromebook devices beginning with the 2015-16 school year. Board members approved it unanimously....
April 30, 2015 - 9:24am