By Tina Snell, Staff Writer In January, Mid-State Education District, based in Little Falls, will be implementing a new program. Practical Assessment Exploration System (PAES) will begin assisting special education students and young adults with simulated work experiences. This hands-on transition program will give each “employee” the opportunity to learn exactly what they want to do […]
Classes at Pierz, Royalton, Upsala and Swanville Schools will start two hours late Tuesday, Nov. 11, due to the weather.
Pierz Schools, including Healy High School, Pioneer Elementary and Holy Trinity Schools will close at 10:40 a.m. due to the winter storm.
The Advisory Board of the Morrison County Area Foundation (MCAF) credits the community for making Cheers to Morrison County a success. “Thanks to the support of 28 local sponsors and a partnership with the Flyer Athletic Booster Club, we were able to put together a very fun program for over 450 attendees that raised dollars […]
By Jeff Hanson, Correspondent Bill Thoms reconnected with mates from his Colgate University alma mater recently after over 50 years. Thoms, a 1961 graduate, joined a conference call facilitated by an author gathering stories of historical events from the university’s nearly 200-year existence. Thoms and his Colgate teammates were contacted to learn of their roles and […]
Pierz Healy High School drama department proudly presents “High School Musical!” directed by Diane Hauan and choreographed by Emilea ZumBerge, Nov. 13 at 7 p.m., Nov. 16 at p.m., Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. in the Healy High School Performance Arts Center. “High School Musical” tells the story of […]
By Lorae Vardas, Correspondent The Pierz School District’s $4.75 million referendum passed by a two to one margin at the Nov. 4 General Election. Unofficial results yielded 1,344 “yes” votes and 670 “no” votes. Pierz school officials were to canvass the ballots at a special meeting Friday morning at the high school. Superintendent George Weber said […]
Amid roving minstrels and the cries “Wassail, Wassail,” the public is invited to begin the Christmas season this year by attending the 10th annual Little Falls Community High School (LFCHS) Madrigal Dinner. The festivities start at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, at the Falls Ballroom in Little Falls. Plans are in full swing to recreate […]
By Lorae Vardas, Correspondent The faculty selection committee has named Nicole Hoheisel and Kyle Becker Students of the Month for October at Pierz Healy High School. Jill and Brad Hoheisel are Hoheisel’s parents; Becker is the son of Kurt and Lonna Becker. Both are exemplary students scholastically, participate in a host of activities, exhibit great leadership […]