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Another chance for national contest prize
City looks at succession planning
Dakota honoring and benefit concert is May 24-27 in Mankato
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Softball: Southland upsets Goodhue in extras
Track: Winger girls third at True Team
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Red Wing School Board
May 7, 2015
Board continues with facility talks
As the Red Wing School Board approaches its self-imposed deadline of sometime in June for a decision on whether to push for a fall referendum, more questions than answers still face the governing board of Red Wing Public Schools. Board members continued discussion Monday night on...
May 7, 2015 - 8:00am
May 6, 2015
Red Wing School Board briefs
Equipment from Bergwall Arena on hold Kevin Johnson, technology, building and grounds director for Red Wing Public Schools, said Monday that remaining equipment in Bergwall won’t be sold until he receives further direction. School Board Chair Janie Farrar said she had a meeting...
May 6, 2015 - 8:00pm
April 15, 2015
Facilities next for School Board
With the heavy lifting of budget reconciliation decisions behind the Red Wing School Board, the focus has shifted to facility needs, a discussion which was put on hold to make way for weekly budget talks. During the last school year, Red Wing Public Schools convened a facilities...
April 15, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 4, 2015
Tight calendar leads to abbreviated breaks in 2015-16
With a few notable changes, the sixth revision of the Red Wing Public Schools 2015-16 school calendar was approved Monday night by unanimous vote. In accordance with state law, the school start date was pushed back to Sept. 8 to accommodate a late Labor Day and tradition of graduation...
March 4, 2015 - 6:00pm
Red Wing School Board briefs
Superintendent condemns tweets Supt. Karsten Anderson addressed offensive remarks made over Twitter by Owatonna students after a basketball game in February in reference to a Red Wing player. "I want to make it clear that those tweets were offensive to the student athlete, his family...
March 4, 2015 - 9:00am
January 29, 2015
Technology cuts could top 60 percent
A year after Red Wing Public Schools conducted a technology pilot to determine how to best prepare students for an increasingly tech-savvy world,...
January 29, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 25, 2015
New vote, same result
The Red Wing School Board has officially voted on one part of the budget reconciliation process after a motion, vote, a rescinded motion and another vote. A motion was made during last week’s special meeting to move forward with an early retirement incentive, but board members...
January 25, 2015 - 9:00pm
Savings start with consolidation
With the Goodhue County Education District’s consolidation to one building in the fall, Supt. Karsten Anderson said Red Wing Public Schools will save money. Where those savings will be and what they will be, however, has yet to be determined. Anderson said special education is...
January 25, 2015 - 11:00am
January 24, 2015
TBMS, RWHS linked in cuts
When it comes to budget reductions at the middle school and high school level, cuts at one building will likely affect cuts at the other, Supt. Karsten Anderson said at Tuesday’s School Board meeting. After adjusting his recommended teacher cuts at the elementary level from five...
January 24, 2015 - 8:00pm
School Board delays consensus on elementary cuts
Supt. Karsten Anderson said Tuesday that his initial recommendation for number of teacher cuts at the elementary level has changed. Anderson said he revised his plan to cut four, not five, teachers in kindergarten through fourth grade and recommended the teaching position be kept...
January 24, 2015 - 8:00am
Red Wing School Board briefs
Custodial contract approved Close to one and a half years after negotiations began on the contract for custodial workers in Red Wing Public Schools, the Red Wing School Board approved the 2013 through 2016 labor agreement Tuesday. Supt. Karsten Anderson said the group will receive...
January 24, 2015 - 7:00am
January 15, 2015
District moves forward in seeking early retirements
The Red Wing School Board put its support behind early retirement incentives for eligible teachers by a 5-2 vote Monday night despite some question as to whether the vote was allowable at the special meeting. The retirement incentive, which is set at a one-time payment of $10,000...
January 15, 2015 - 11:00am
Board reaches agreement on week 1 talks
With all the numbers not yet nailed down, the Red Wing School Board reached a tentative consensus Monday on the three budget areas discussed at its Jan. 5 meeting to begin the second straight week of budget talks. The board moved forward with the majority of budget cuts set by Supt....
January 15, 2015 - 8:00am
January 14, 2015
Staff defends small class sizes
In front of around 80 people at Monday’s Red Wing School Board meeting, many of whom were elementary teachers, Supt. Karsten Anderson said...
January 14, 2015 - 9:00am
January 8, 2015
Specific, pointed questions start on school budget
Red Wing School Board began the budget reconciliation process Monday night nearly an hour into board members Bethany Borgschatz’s and Arlen Dierck’s first meeting. Supt. Karsten Anderson said it was his responsibility to present the board with multiple options for the reduction...
January 8, 2015 - 5:00pm