Russell News


11/08/2017 03:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Area school districts have elections 

An operating referendum passed by an overwhelming majority at Westbrook-Walnut Grove Schools, one of four area school districts where voters went to the polls on Tuesday. WWG Superintendent Loy Woelber said he was pleased that 74 percent of the voters were in favor of the referendum.


11/06/2017 03:13 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Area school board elections Tuesday 

Election Day is approaching for the Canby, Lynd, Russell-Tyler-Ruthton and Westbrook-Walnut Grove school districts. The polls will be open at each school district on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Canby, Lynd and RTR will each be electing school board members, while WWG is holding an operating referendum.


10/07/2017 01:36 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Campus Notebook 

Buena Vista University - Rochester : Rosalind Russell, a senior distributive sustainable development major, will present at the Society of Wetland Scientist - North Central Chapter Annual Meeting, which takes place in Fargo, N.D., Oct. 12-14. Russell was selected to present after submitting an abstract based on information and research gathered during a sustainability internship with Emmons & Olivier Resources, Inc. in Oakdale, Minn.


09/21/2017 08:29 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Early voting starts Friday for two Nov. 7 elections 

Voters can start voting via absentee ballots beginning Sept. 22 for two elections that will be held in Pipestone County on Tuesday, Nov. 7. The first is a special election for a revenue referendum authorization for the Pipestone Area Schools district.


06/19/2017 02:58 AM  ~~~Source~~~
It's about the vets' 

A large American flag waved freely in the breeze as people came together to show their respect for veterans at the second annual Balaton Veterans Run on Saturday. Along with a motorcycle and vehicle run, the event featured a steak supper, silent auction, prize drawings, raffle drawings and a band.