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Fertile-Beltrami School Board Discusses Return to In-Person; Looking into Potential Hockey Co-Op

Fertile, MN — It was a light agenda for the Fertile-Beltrami School Board at their meeting last Tuesday, February 9th. The district recently just switched back to full, in-person learning for all grade levels for the first time since this spring. They also had some staff members join their board meeting in-person for the first…
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February 15, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami to Return to Full, In-Person Learning for First Time Since Spring

Fertile, MN — From hybrid and distance learning in the high school to even distance learning for all students for a brief period, the Fertile-Beltrami School District has just about done it all when it comes learning models this year. And now this Wednesday, February 3rd, the district will switch to full, in person learning…
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February 1, 2021 0

Fertile-Beltrami School Board News & Notes from December 8th Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/10/20) Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board had their final regular monthly meeting of the calendar year on Tuesday night, December 8th. As part of that, they held the annual truth-in taxation hearing and certified the 2021 levy. Fertile-Beltrami Superintendent Brian Clarke says taxpayers could see a roughly 6-8% increase…
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December 10, 2020 0

Fertile-Beltrami Begins Distance Learning

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/23/20) Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School District begins a two-week reset and Distance Learning period on Monday (today) as COVID-19 cases continue to surge throughout Polk County. The most recent 14-day positivity rate is currently well above 200 per 10,000 people and is the highest in the state. As of…
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November 23, 2020 0

Fertile-Beltrami Looking at Possible Change to Learning Model in Near Future

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/16/20) Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Thursday night, November 12th to canvass election results, discuss their learning model, and other matters. The current 14-day COVID-19 positivity rate that schools use as a benchmark for their learning models is at 191 according to the…
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November 16, 2020 0

Fertile-Beltrami School Board Update

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/19/20) Fertile, MN — The Fertile-Beltrami School Board held their regular monthly meeting last Tuesday night. Currently the school district is following a hybrid learning model for the high school and the elementary is full, in-person learning. But COVID-19 case rates in Polk County are climbing and the district is continuing…
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October 19, 2020 0

Erickson’s Smokehouse Provides Free Pizza Lunch for Fertile-Beltrami Teachers

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/12/20) Fertile, MN — The owners of Erickson’s Smokehouse in Fertile showed their appreciation for the teachers and staff at the Fertile-Beltrami School on Thursday, dishing up roughly 100 homemade pizzas and salads for the hardworking staff. The appreciation lunch is a tradition for Mark and Sue Erickson, and Mark says…
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October 12, 2020 0