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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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    A long-awaited Purple Heart

    Posted June 5, 2019 at 3:34 pm

    Kathy Brandt|staff writer

    In 1966, a young 20-year old from Elkader, Iowa received his draft notice.  Robert “Bob” Leonard immediately answered

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    Move over Edgar Bergen!

    Posted June 5, 2019 at 3:30 pm

    On Monday, June 10, 2019, at 3:00 p.m., James Wedgwood, a renowned ventriloquist, will be bringing his show to the Westbrook Community Center. The Library is hosting him, while the program is made possible by the Clean Water

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    Food For Kidz

    Posted June 5, 2019 at 3:29 pm

    Food For Kidz will be in Westbrook on Wednesday, June 12, from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Westbrook Community Center.

    Volunteers are needed for this

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    Public Information Meeting

    Posted June 5, 2019 at 3:29 pm

    Visit with your Redwood County Commissioner at a public informational meeting to be held Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at the Walnut Grove Community Center.

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