Hokah News

04/12/2018 04:56 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Photos: Quarry Hill fish return 

Sammie Peterson, a Quarry Hill Nature Center naturalist and animal care, takes a temperature reading of fish tanks while helping the fish acclimate to the water temperature of their new tank Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester. Quarry Hill's fish returned to the nature center after being at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources mussel lab in Lake City since February while their new tank was installed.

03/29/2018 10:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Lawmakers Look At Bills Aimed At Curbing Lunch Shaming In Minn. Schools 

ST. PAUL, Minn. - State senators and representatives will debate on Thursday legislation aimed at curbing so-called "lunch shaming" policies in Minnesota schools.

03/23/2018 10:11 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Elementary school, security upgrades focus of five-year plan 

Kevin Cardille, Superintendent of the La Crescent-Hokah School District, says it is a time of transition in the school district. Possible changes include replacing or remodeling the elementary school, upgrading the security in the high school, and updating the science labs.

02/22/2018 11:54 PM  ~~~Source~~~

"It just doesn't feel very safe to me," said La Crescent High teacher Brittany Schilla. "I don't deny that some people can effectively conceal and carry, I just personally wouldn't feel comfortable with it."