Archive | June, 2013
The Morrison County Record Editorial Board endorses “all-day-every-day kindergarten in Minnesota” (April 19 issue) and even pre-K for children 3-4 years of age. They quote several economists how such a program [of state sponsored education] impacts the “return on investment.” However, is tha...Read More
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ECM’s recent editorial on a formula for education success offers a misguided and fatal solution. To get kids to at least grade-level reading by third grade, ECM actually advocates that others do the job that parents refuse to do. This never works. Having the gall to relegate parents as mere “par...Read More
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Democrats are touting this session as the “education session,” claiming that they’re going to somehow reach a 100% graduation rate by 2027, thanks to new spending. If history is any indicator, simply increasing funding without substantive reforms will do very little to increase graduation rate...Read More
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Trudi Abraham owns and operates the Sharp Styles Salon in Princeton’s north mall. She formerly operated the business at Crystal Court Apartments in Princeton for two years before moving into Riverside Plaza this past March. Abraham grew up in Princeton, and she and her husband Jesse have three dau...Read More
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Dr. Helle Lukk of Princeton is trading an occupation of owning and operating a medical clinic for a medical job in Iraq. Lukk is closing her Healing Spirit Clinic this month that she has owned and operated in Princeton since 2003. She is awaiting finalization of a one-year contract to begin work in ...Read More
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Local organizations and boards honored nearly two dozen people during the Rum River Festival’s Distinguished Service Awards banquet June 12 at the Princeton VFW Club. The majority of the recipients live in the Princeton area, but Princeton Public Works Director Bob Gerold, speaking on behalf of th...Read More
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Rum River Health Services has named Gail Kulick as the chair of its board of directors. Kulick replaces long-time volunteer and board chair Denise Frank, whose tenure ended due to term limits. Frank has served on the RRHS board of directors for most of the past 20 years. Kulick served in the Minneso...Read More
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