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School board approves election results

Two members of the Rugby Public School District No. 5 Board of Education won re-election to their respective districts.During their meeting Monday morning in the Rugby High School Library, the board canvassed and approved election results for precincts 3 and 4.With 349 votes, Kristi Blessum won ...

2020 Grad Tab (pt. 3)

Sections contained- TGU Towner- Leeds HS- Rolette HS- Back pageNOTE: Leeds High School will hold its graduation Saturday, Aug. 1, at 3 p.m. The date and time was unknown prior to publication of the tab.

2020 Grad Tab (pt. 1)

Sections contained- Front page- Article by our own Sue Sitter on the class of 2020- Rugby HS page 1

Wolford School Board prepares for district’s last day

With just over one month left as an official school board, the Wolford Public School Board met Tuesday evening in the empty building's library.A few books remained on the library shelves, as did tables of items in the hallway with "free" signs attached.After the board voted to pay school bills ...

School board discusses grad plans, procedures at special meeting

The Rugby Public School Board voted to set aside the weekend of May 22-24 for high school graduation in response to requests from seniors to hold a traditional ceremony.In the special meeting held online April 30, Rugby High School Principal Jared Blikre told the board he had met online with ...

School Board reviews graduation, re-opening plans

The Rugby Public School District No. 5 Board of Education reviewed a graduation plan for Rugby High School's Class of 2020 at its regular May meeting held Tuesday morning.Rugby Public Schools Superintendent Mike McNeff and Rugby High School Principal Jared Blikre presented the plan, created by ...

School district receives literacy grant

The Rugby Public School District announced last week it received a $1 million grant to support ongoing literacy support efforts that began two years ago.The Comprehensive Literacy State Development (CLSD) grant of North Dakota was described as a "highly competitive grant" in an emailed ...

Friday night lights send message to athletes

The lights in Rugby High School's Johnsen Field have been shining every Friday night in recent weeks.Rugby High School Athletic Director Scott Grochow told the Tribune the school staff decided to turn on the lights to send a message to students and athletes missing out on their spring sports ...