LOCAL NEWS - MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2017
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Posted on 06-19-2017
THE ROSEAU SCHOOL BOARD, LAST WEEK, ADOPTED A REQUIRED LITERACY PLAN, IN WHICH THE DISTRICT MUST PROVIDE INTERVENTION FOR UNDER-PERFORMING ELEMENTARY READING STUDENTS.

ELEMENTARY PRINCIPAL WAYNE LePARD SAYS ROSEAU THIRD GRADERS HAVE DONE WELL ON M.C.A. READING PROFICIENCY TESTS SINCE 2013.

THE SCHOOL BOARD MEETS THURSDAY THIS WEEK TO APPROVE EMPLOYMENT OF SEVERAL TEACHERS AND ADMINISTRATORS.




THE ROSEAU COMMUNITY CHURCH HOSTS ‚ÄúCELEBRATE RECOVERY‚ÄĚ THIS EVENING (6:30-8 PM).

IT’S DESCRIBED AS A CHRIST-CENTERED RECOVERY PROGRAM.




THE ROSEAU COUNTY BOARD, LAST WEEK, RENEWED IT’S CONTRACT WITH THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR A SENTENCED-TO-SERVICE PROGRAM, AT A COST OF JUST OVER 131 THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR TWO YEARS.




THE THIEF RIVER FALLS-BASED VIOLENCE INTERVENTION PROJECT HAS A SEMINAR ON NEW LAWS AUGUST 17TH AND 18TH IN THIEF RIVER FALLS.

AMONG THE TOPICS AT THAT SEMINAR ‚ÄúUNDERSTANDS HMONG CULTURE‚ÄĚ.




NOMINATION FORMS FOR THIS YEAR’S ROSEAU COUNTY OUTSTANDING SENIOR CITIZEN VOLUNTEERS ARE DUE BY JUNE 28TH.

NOMINATION BLANKS ARE AVAILABLE AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN ROSEAU, WARROAD AND GREENBUSH; COMMUNITY CENTERS IN BADGER, GREENBUSH AND WARROAD; AT THE ROSEAU FOUR SEASONS SENIOR CENTER; OR FROM JOAN BERTILRUD IN GREENBUSH; BETTY HULST IN SALOL; OR MARTHA WHALEY IN WARROAD.




A ‚ÄėWIC‚Äô CLINIC IS TODAY IN WARREN; TOMORROW IN KARLSTAD; AND WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AT LIFECARE MEDICAL CENTER IN ROSEAU.




A RURAL CHILDCARE INNOVATION PROGRAM TEAM MEETS WEDNESDAY IN ROSEAU, TO START LOOKING AT SOLUTIONS FOR A DAYCARE SHORTAGE IN THE ROSEAU COMMUNITY.

JESSICA BEYER, WITH FIRST CHILDREN’S FINANCE; THAT NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION MADE ROSEAU ONE OF FOUR COMMUNITIES IN MINNESOTA TO RECEIVE GRANT FUNDING TO TRY TO SOLVE THE PROBLEM.

THE NORTHWEST MINNESOTA FOUNDATION IS LEADING THE PROJECT.




WHILE THE ROSEAU COUNTY ECONOMY CONTINUES TO RECOVER FROM A DOWNTURN LAST DECADE, EMPLOYERS ARE STRUGGLING TO FIND QUALIFIED WORKERS.

CHET BODIN IS WITH THE NORTHWEST REGION OF THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.