April 25, 2011 in The Daily Republic
The Mitchell Board of Education acted Monday to restore $5,000 in previously recommended funding cuts to the Mitchell marching band and Friend de Coup show choir.
The action occurred during the board’s regularly scheduled meeting at the Mitchell Technical Institute north campus. Continue Reading
January 28, 2011 in The Daily Republic
Disappointed with recent letter-writer
To the Editor:
I read with interest and disappointment the letter to the editor on Saturday, Jan. 22, written by Stacy Nettinga regarding the city’s outdoor skating area.
This is a case where Stacy wrote to the public without knowledge regarding the city’s outdoor skating rink. The city has provided outdoor public skating at Munroe Park for many years. This year, it was moved to the Activities Center area, with my approval, for personal efficiencies, off-street parking and the availability of a warming area and concession in the Activities Center. Continue Reading