Ruthton News

10/18/2018 11:03 AM  ~~~Source~~~
School districts taking temperature of voters 

Back in June, newly appointed Russell-Tyler-Ruthton School District Superintendent Dave Marlette stood in front of small crowd inside the Russell school gymnasium. The area residents sat in the stands as Marlette told them it's time for the district to That was one of the first in a series of listening sessions.

10/18/2018 02:10 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Arrows and Knights fall, Dutchmen prevail 

The Pipestone Area football team finished the regular season at 6-2 following a 14-13 South Central District loss to the visiting Jackson County Central Huskies Wednesday night in Pipestone.

09/27/2018 05:08 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Single-stream recycling delayed until January 

The new single-stream recycling program that was scheduled to begin Oct. 1 in Pipestone County will not likely be rolled out until around Jan. 1. Pipestone County was planning to implement the system at the beginning of next month so any glitches could be worked out before winter. The project was delayed after the county received a grant agreement from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency later than expected.

09/18/2018 07:15 AM  ~~~Source~~~
MC Board to look at three conditional use permit applications 

At today's meeting of the Murray County Board, Zoning/Environmental Administrator Jean Christoffels plans to submit three conditional use permits - two for the construction of hog barns and one for an extension to a building permit for trees and shrubs to be added later. The first CUP application is for Jerome Beck to construct and operate a new feedlot over 300 animal units in the agriculture district, in Holly Township.

09/17/2018 04:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
State test results show schools what's working, what's not | Pipestone County Star 

The majority of students at Pipestone Area Schools maintained or improved their level of achievement on state math and reading assessments in 2018. Progress from year-to-year is one of five key components of Minnesota's new North Star school accountability system for which results were released last week.