Tag: McGregor

McGregor City Council discusses new Fire Hall, COVID relief for City projects

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/6/21) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor City Council’s regular monthly meeting covered upcoming City projects from the McGregor Fire Station on Tuesday. We caught up with McGregor Mayor Dake Olson as he elaborated on the latest discussions on finances for the new Fire Hall. Sewer and Water around the City of…
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May 6, 2021 0

McGregor School Board Meeting from April 26th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/28/21) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor School Board held their regular meeting Monday night from the School Auditorium to review agreements for the 2021-22 school year and hold their public hearing on the Title VI Grant. The Board did approve donations totaling $6,750 and the Northern Lights Special Education Coop Membership…
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April 28, 2021 0

McGregor School Board talks on Building Project, Graduation and Prom at April 12th Work Session

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/14/21) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor School Board’s Work Session Monday night covered the latest update concerning the Referendum Building Project and conversations on Graduation and Prom. A representative from Nexus, the firm in charge of planning the Referendum Building project, reviewed with the Board on the latest update to the…
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April 14, 2021 0

McGregor City Council hears from organizations, accept Fire Dept resignation at March 6th meeting

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/8/21) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor City Council held their monthly meeting from Tuesday night with a pair of presentations and information on a resignation from the Fire Department. McGregor Mayor Dake Olson recapped the meeting’s events with introductions from Steve Schack from Beaudry Oil & Propane and Shelly Eldridge from…
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April 8, 2021 0

McGregor City Council discusses Wellhead Protection, Airport Ordinance at March 2nd meeting

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/5/21) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor City Council held their monthly meeting Tuesday evening from the McGregor Fire Station with updates to the City’s Airport Ordinance and held a public hearing for Wellhead Protection. McGregor Mayor Dake Olson spoke about the public hearing for Wellhead Protection with Mike Strodtman. The Council…
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March 5, 2021 0

McGregor School Board approved 2021-22 School Calendar, updates COVID-19 at February 22nd meeting

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/24/21) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor School Board held their regular monthly meeting Monday night from the School Auditorium to review items for the 2021-22 School Calendar and COVID-19 within the District. The Board approved the donation from the McGregor Lakes Area Foundations totaling $4,190 and an oboe from Pat Scollard.…
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February 24, 2021 0

McGregor Public Schools “Year in Review”

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/30/20) (McGregor, MN) — McGregor Public Schools Superintendent Brad Johnson had a whirlwind of a 2020 of teaching, switching jobs, and moving to a new district all during the COVID-19 Pandemic. We continue our Year in Review series for area school districts, this time speaking about the McGregor School District. Superintendent…
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December 30, 2020 0

McGregor School Board reviews donations, HS Sports from December 21st meeting

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/23/20) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor School Board held their regular meeting Monday for the final time in 2020 virtually for updates on donations, contract updates, and high school sports. Business Manager Shauna Dalchow reviewed with the Board on a contract for transportation services for foster care children. Dalchow also went…
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December 23, 2020 0

McGregor Schools on pace for students to return to in-person learning

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/22/20) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor Public School District is continuing their efforts to return to in-person learning in mid-January, and from our conversation with Superintendent Brad Johnson that logic is holding strong after weeks of distance learning. Superintendent Johnson says the plan to return high schoolers to the classroom is…
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December 22, 2020 0

McGregor School Board Truth and Taxation meeting sets 2021 Budget, Levy

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/9/20) (McGregor, MN) — The McGregor Public School Board came together for a Special Session meeting to review Truth and Taxation and Superintendent and School Board Goals Monday night.  The night began with the Truth and Taxation meeting led by Business Manager Shauna Dalchow explaining the formula for calculating the Levy…
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December 9, 2020 0