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'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Panthers coast to another dual win
Tigers control net in win over Blackduck
Pirates hand Braves first conference loss
Fast start keys Cardinals' win over Warriors
Tigers roll to another impressive victory
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
May 1, 2013
Dirt is flying in Nevis
Construction on the additions and improvements to Nevis School is underway, with administration and board members breaking ground Monday. On...
May 1, 2013 - 12:32pm
February 29, 2012
It's Read Across America, and the book stops here (Nevis)
February 29, 2012 - 1:00pm
October 30, 2010
Audit shows Nevis School District is financially stable
Auditors presented the Nevis School Board with good news this week. The school's unreserved, undesignated general fund balance has reached $956,017, up significantly from the $528,162 amount in 2006. The amount has returned to totals seen in 2003, when the fund balance totaled...
October 30, 2010 - 1:00pm
Nevis School District PTA campaigns for referendum
Nevis School District residents - parents, specifically - will likely see a second mailing on the proposed operating referendum, spearheaded by members of the PTA. The district is proposing revoking the current operating levy of $126 per resident pupil and asking voters to authorize...
October 30, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 27, 2010
Nevis school board will review vehicle use policy
Nevis superintendent Steve Rassier's personal use of a school vehicle continues to stir controversy, former superintendent Dick Magaard arriving at this week's school board meeting to take exception to a letter to the editor written by board chair Ed Becker. The letter, which appeared...
October 27, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 23, 2010
Nevis residents question need for new operating levy
Nevis School District residents arriving for this week's information session on the proposed operating referendum questioned the need for a levy, given the district's solvency, and expressed opposition, due to the current state of the economy. The district is proposing revoking...
October 23, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 2, 2010
Nevis School District proposing reduced levy in 2011
The Nevis School Board approved a proposed 2011 property tax levy of $599,001, nearly an 18 percent reduction over this year's levy of $705,076. But what residents see on tax statements will depend on what district voters decide in November. The district is proposing revoking...
October 2, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 29, 2010
Nevis crowns Homecoming royalty
September 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
Outdated Nevis policy on vehicle use results in 'letter of deficiency'
The Nevis School Board suspended use of all district motor vehicles for personal use by employees Monday evening and will draft a "letter of deficiency" to be placed in superintendent Steve Rassier's file. Board chair Ed Becker, in making the motion, cited the deficiency as "lack...
September 29, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 9, 2010
Nevis School bookkeeper resigns
Nevis School District bookkeeper Betsy Anderson has agreed to resign and accept a negotiated settlement, releasing all claims against the district. The school board, following a 15-minute closed session Wednesday night, unanimously approved a four-page agreement. Anderson will...
September 9, 2010 - 9:08am
September 1, 2010
Attorneys to resolve Nevis School bookkeeper's contract
On the advice of the Nevis School District's attorney, Tuesday's open board meeting to discuss action on bookkeeper Betsy Anderson's contract was canceled and rescheduled. Anderson was placed "on leave" last week after her son, Jon Hoffman, questioned Nevis superintendent Steve...
September 1, 2010 - 9:32am
August 30, 2010
Nevis School's bookkeeper placed on leave after son questions superintendent's use of district vehicle
Nevis School bookkeeper Betsy Anderson was placed "on leave" last week after her son, Jon Hoffman, questioned superintendent Steve Rassier's personal use of a district vehicle in southern Minnesota Saturday, Aug. 21. Anderson said she was asked to meet with Rassier and school board...
August 30, 2010 - 12:04pm
July 28, 2010
Nevis School to hold referendum for operating levy
The Nevis School District will be asking voters to approve a referendum of $475 per resident pupil unit over a 10-year period, replacing the $126 per pupil operating levy, which expires in 2012. The levy, if approved in November, will generate approximately $146,500 each year (based...
July 28, 2010 - 1:00pm
June 16, 2010
Nevis principal resigns to return to math teacher roots
Meeting in special session Monday, the Nevis School Board accepted the resignation of Jodi Sandmeyer as K-12 principal and agreed to assign her as a high school math teacher, testing coordinator and academic advisor. In a letter to the board, she explained she is starting a family...
June 16, 2010 - 1:00pm
May 5, 2010
Nevis looks at board and staff use of school facilities during off-hours
Nevis School has agreed to review policy on staff's use of school facilities after receiving a complaint last week and an allegation posted on the Enterprise Web site. The comment posted on the Enterprise site alleged school board members are allowed to use the bus garage "as their...
May 5, 2010 - 1:00pm