Tag: High School

City of Halstad Holds Public Forum to Discuss Future Options for Recently Acquired School

Halstad, MN — The Halstad City Council held a community forum on Wednesday night this week to discuss potential futures for the now city-owned school building. A couple of interested community organizations who may have a vested interest in the building, such as the Halstad Business League and Halstad EDA, took part in the town…
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August 6, 2021 0

City of Halstad to Take Ownership of School

Halstad, MN — The City of Halstad is now the proud owner of the former Norman County West High School. The city council last week worked out a deal with the school district that included the entire facility, grounds, bus garage, and $60,000 to cover asbestos removal and utilities. While the cash and bus garage…
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June 17, 2021 0

MSHSL announces ticket information for state tournaments

Release 6/10/21 – By the Minnesota State High School League: All tickets for the League’s Spring State Tournaments must be purchased online. There will be no cash onsite sales. Tickets for Baseball, Softball, Lacrosse and Track and Field can be found under the Tickets tab at the top of the League’s website: www.mshsl.org No tickets are…
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June 11, 2021 0

City of Halstad Discuss Former High School Purchase Agreement

Halstad, MN — The City of Halstad held a special meeting on Monday night, May 24th to discuss the purchase agreement approved by the Norman County West School to sell the former High School to the city. The agreement states that the city would purchase the school building and surrounding property, minus the bus garage,…
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May 26, 2021 0

Despite Pandemic, Hillsboro School Shows Growth Through NWEA Testing

Hillsboro, ND — Studies show that students learn the most while in the classroom, so when schools went into distance learning a little under a year ago and utilized a variety of learning modes this school year, there was fear that there would be learning loss. However, if the results from the standardized testing at…
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March 3, 2021 0

Norman County East High School Returns to Full, In-Person Learning February 1st

Twin Valley, MN — All Norman County East Students will return to full, in-person education on Monday, February 1st. The elementary has been in-person all year long, but the high school at this point is currently in a hybrid model. But now that COVID-19 has slowed significantly in the county, Norman County East High School…
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January 27, 2021 0

Hillsboro Students Spreading the Holiday Cheer

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/2/20) Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro School District is placing an emphasis on spreading the Christmas Joy over the next few weeks in hopes of lifting the spirits of students and staff members. They plan on doing that in a variety of ways, including fun contests, activities, and of course Holiday…
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December 2, 2020 0

Norman County West School Board Talks Former High School & Consolidation at Tuesday Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/18/20) Hendrum, MN — The Norman County West School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, November 17th where they primarily discussed matters pertaining to the old high school building and consolidation with Ada-Borup. The board and the City of Halstad appear to be getting closer to a deal…
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November 18, 2020 0

10/31 Coaches Corner – The International Falls Broncos in studio

Fresh off a tough loss the night before, members of the International Falls Football team joined Kris Norton on Coaches Corner. In studio were: Head Coach Seth Ettestad, Quarterback Ben Glowack, and OL/DL Gavin Loveless. The Broncos recap their shortened season so far, look ahead to the future, and what fans should expect from the…
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November 2, 2020 0

Halstad City Council Agrees on Proposal to Send to NCW Board for Old High School

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/29/20) Halstad, MN — The Halstad City Council held a special meeting on Monday night to discuss how they would like to proceed with the former Norman County West High School Building and whether or not they have any interest in the facility. It was imperative that they act quickly as…
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October 29, 2020 0