Clara City News


07/07/2018 05:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
A champion among tutors: Clara City native a male role model for preschoolers 

Isaac Boike, a pre-school literacy tutor, reads to students at Atwater Elementary School in Atwater June 19. Boike is one of the only male employees at the elementary school and acts as a male role model at the school. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service Isaac Boike holds a book that he uses to read to students at Atwater Elementary School in Atwater June 19. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service Isaac Boike reads to students William Hennen, left, 4, Josiah Paul, 5, Kinly Thonvold, 5, and Josiah Paul, 5, at Atwater Elementary School in Atwater June 19. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service ATWATER, Minn.


07/06/2018 10:24 PM  ~~~Source~~~
After nearly 118 years, small-town Minnesota newspaper closes its doors 

The Raymond/Prinsburg News ceased publication with a July 4 edition. Publisher Ted Almen said readers will continue to have their local news covered.


05/09/2018 04:27 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Coffee cups and beer? 

When was the last time you entered a brewery's tap room and saw a wall covered with hanging coffee cups? and the name interested me. Did the brewers taste a bit too much of their brew and suddenly the waters of the Minnesota and Lac qui Parle rivers began to talk to them? Or did they possess special powers that allowed them to understand the gurgling waters of the rivers? Arriving at the tap room building, I walked through an elegant facade that predicted the interior design of the tap room.


04/03/2018 09:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Board OKs offer for acting superintendent job 

Rocori school board approves offering John Thein acting superintendent job The board is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to approve Thein's contract. Check out this story on sctimes.com: https://on.sctimes.com/2GytpiT Scott Staska, Rocori superintendent since 2002, was put on paid administrative leave after his March 21 arrest.


03/30/2018 03:57 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Rocori acting superintendent finalist named 

Dr. John J. Thein has been selected as a finalist for acting superintendent in the wake of Superintendent Scott Staska's indecent exposure arrest. Rocori school board names finalist to replace Staska as acting superintendent Dr. John J. Thein has been selected as a finalist for acting superintendent in the wake of Superintendent Scott Staska's indecent exposure arrest.