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Midkota adds three to teaching staff

Posted September 11, 2014 at 3:59 pm

By Sherry Lind | Editor

Midkota has three new members on its teaching staff. Two are at the elementary school in Binford and one at the high school in Glenfield.

Jeff Ringstad is the new social studies/geography/history teacher for the secondary school. He graduated from Mayville State University in May 2014 with a B.S. in Education with a social studies composite. He says that he is “very lucky” to have gotten a teaching position near where he lives so soon after graduation. “I’ve wanted to teach all my life.” But, like for many of us, life

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    Hanson and Hackman crowned King and Queen

    Hanson and

    Hackman crowned King and Queen

    Photo by Dutton’s Valley Gallery

    Crowned the 2014 Griggs County Central Homecoming King and Queen were Justin Hanson and Mariah Hackman. Making up the Homecoming court were senior girls Jadin Carlson, Chelsea Ellefson, Nicole Samson, and Taylor Zimprich and senior boys Beau Beattie, Hunter Engel, Kevin Heinz, and Riley Nelson

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    Flying forward

    Posted June 7, 2018 at 6:33 pm


    Veterans from different war eras have the unique opportunity to go back in time by partaking

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    WWG Class of 2018 to graduate

    Posted May 31, 2018 at 4:45 pm


    Sunday, June 3 is an important day for the Westbrook Walnut Grove senior class and their families. The commencement program begins at

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    EMS Week at WWG School

    Posted May 31, 2018 at 4:45 pm

     On Tuesday, May 22, there were special guests at the WWG Elementary School.  They were local Walnut Grove EMTs Buddy Baumann, the EMT director,  Beth Bjorklund and Amy Koblegard who arrived in

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    Start of something big

    Posted May 31, 2018 at 4:40 pm


    A group of about 12 volunteers worked Thursday and Friday, May 24 and 25 to construct the first section of

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