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Red Wing bridge open house
Lab USA ash recovery proposal advances
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
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Barbary Coast back in Red Wing
Earth Extravaganza to help save the rainforests
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Letter: Dig into community gardening
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Letter: Get on board Earth Day bus
Letter: Quit the scary talk regarding guest workers
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Red Wing School Board
October 7, 2011
Montessori final report in the works
Red Wing School Board members got a look at a preliminary final report on Riverbend Montessori. Final financial information was not yet available, Board Chairwoman Heidi Jones said. However, the report that the Board received Monday night covered things such as how to structure...
October 7, 2011 - 7:00pm
June 22, 2011
Red Wing School Board briefs
Radmer's 10 extra contract days tabled again The debate over whether to add 10 days to Curriculum Director Kathy Radmer's contract continued at Monday's Red Wing School Board meeting. The item was removed from the consent agenda at the May 16 meeting to allow board members more...
June 22, 2011 - 8:02pm
Southeast Tech's offer to buy Bergwall moves forward
After years of talk, a firm offer from Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical is on the table to buy the crumbling Bergwall arena from the Red Wing School District. "I'm excited about it in terms of bringing this to fruition," Red Wing Supt. Stan Slessor said. Last Friday,...
June 22, 2011 - 3:00pm
June 6, 2011
River Bend packs up
Nancy Gillmer and Reggie McCullough have spent the last week packing. May 27 marked the final day for River Bend Montessori, and the specialized...
June 6, 2011 - 10:02am
April 21, 2011
Federal requirements prompt higher school lunch prices
Get ready to pay more in the cafeteria. The Red Wing School Board voted Monday night to raise the price of school lunches for the 2011-12 school year. The increases are due to requirements from the United States Department of Agriculture, following the Healthy and Hunger-Free Act...
April 21, 2011 - 11:59am
April 20, 2011
School district elevates planning process
The five-year strategic plan proposed April 4 was approved 7-0 by the Red Wing School Board Monday night. The plan will be rolled out April 25 at the scheduled staff development day. A few changes were made to the plan proposed two weeks ago. A fifth improvement focus area - professional...
April 20, 2011 - 9:00am
April 19, 2011
Red Wing School Board briefs
School's transportation costs to decrease Red Wing School Board on Monday accepted a renewed contract with First Student Inc. to provide busing and transportation services for the next two school years. Because the district agreed not to bid out to other transportation services,...
April 19, 2011 - 6:59pm
April 18, 2011
Strategic plan for improvement proposed
For the past three years, the Red Wing School District has been working to improve the quality of education it provides students in order to meet Adequate Yearly Progress standards. At their regular board meeting Monday night, the School Board will vote whether or not to adopt a...
April 18, 2011 - 12:00pm
April 8, 2011
Red Wing School Board approves additional second grade section
Following the pending closure of St. Joseph Catholic School announced earlier this year, Red Wing Public Schools will be creating an additional section of second grade for the next school year. The School Board approved the decision, aimed mainly at keeping class size down, 7-0 Monday...
April 8, 2011 - 8:57am
March 23, 2011
School board briefs
Superintendent contract finalized Red Wing School Board voted 6-0 Monday to finalize a three-year contract for new Supt. Karsten Anderson. His salary will be $138,000 for the first year, with a $4,500 increase the second year if he finishes his doctorate degree. Under the contract,...
March 23, 2011 - 11:23am
March 9, 2011
Red Wing School Board briefs
Superintendent contract delayed Though originally scheduled for board approval on Monday, new Supt. Karsten Anderson's contract will wait until the March 21 meeting for finalization. The ad hoc personnel committee, formed at the last board meeting, is still working out the details...
March 9, 2011 - 8:02am
February 19, 2011
Anderson will lead Red Wing schools
The Red Wing School Board selected Karsten Anderson for the superintendent position Wednesday evening. Virginia Dahlstrom, current superintendent...
February 19, 2011 - 9:04am
February 16, 2011
Anderson selected for supt. position
The Red Wing School Board selected Karsten Anderson for the superintendent position Wednesday night. Anderson is the current superintendent at Watertown-Mayer Public Schools. Virginia Dahlstrom, current superintendent at Wadena-Deer Creek, was the other candidate. The board...
February 16, 2011 - 10:33pm
February 5, 2011
Red Wing names two supt. finalists
The Red Wing School Board has selected two very different candidates as finalists for the superintendent position. Karsten Anderson and Virginia...
February 5, 2011 - 12:07pm
February 2, 2011
Finalists selected in Red Wing supt. search
After first round interviews this week, the Red Wing School Board will invite two candidates for the superintendent position back for a second interview. The board chose Karsten Anderson and Virginia Dahlstrom as finalists, following the final interview Wednesday afternoon. The official...
February 2, 2011 - 7:30pm