Upsala Area School (UAS) has chosen Josiah Lojovich as the November Senior High Student of the Month. He is the son of Steve and Lisa Lojovich of rural Upsala and is the youngest of five children. His older siblings are Jason, Rachel, Ruthann and Raina. Lojovich is involved in the fall play, spring musical, Knowledge [...]
The faculty of Upsala Area Schools (UAS) has named Zachary Bruder as the November Junior High Student of the Month. He is the seventh-grade son of Darryl and Becky Bruder. Bruder loves playing football at school and also enjoys hunting, fishing, four-wheeling and target practice. He actively participates in his youth group. His favorite class [...]
The Pierz and Pillager School Districts will start two hours late today, Thursday, Dec. 5.
Jesse Popp, son of Russell and Karla Popp of Rice, was recently named Royalton High School (RHS) October Artist of the Month. “I guess I’m a small town farmboy who doesn’t act like one when I’m at school or around my friends,” said Popp. “I grew up on a family farm and live in the [...]
The Little Falls Exchange Club chose Jake Loukinen as the Little Falls Community High School (LFCHS) October Boy of the Month. He is the son of Bobby and Jen Loukinen of Little Falls. A very busy student and community member, Loukinen has achieved a GPA of 3.549, received the ExCel Award and has been on [...]
By Lorae Vardas, Correspondent The faculty selection committee recently named Kailey Egan and Chris Ortman as Students of the Month at Pierz Healy High School for November. The senior classmates are being honored for their leadership style, high academic standards, participation in numerous activities and contributions to the community. Kara Patrick, biology teacher and Student Council [...]
By Lorae Vardas, Correspondent Pierz School District Superintendent George Weber is concerned about health care reform and its possible impact on teacher negotiations. “We received rather startling news last week from our flex administrator,” he told the Board at the Nov. 20 meeting. “She notified us that according to recent IRS interpretations of one of the [...]