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Park Rapids board bids farewell to longtime principal Gravalin

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Century School principal Bruce Gravalin bid farewell this week at his "last official school board meeting," closing a 37-year career in education.


"I've enjoyed the last three years as much as any, despite the added workload," he said of assuming the leadership role for both the elementary and middle schools. "It's a credit to the staff.

"I always enjoyed coming to work," he said, noting daily incidents always prompted chuckles. "It's been an honor and a pleasure."

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