Minnesota Governor Tim Walz proclaimed Paraprofessional Recognition Week for January 24-30, 2022.  Being an educator himself, he definitely understands that the support and services provided by the paraprofessionals are integral to student achievement, resulting in even better, more effective...
  The Martha Anderson Veterans Memorial Park Committee is hosting an open house to collect community feedback on current design concepts for the proposed improvements.  This project remains a community led initiative and a community wide fundraising campaign as well as other grant writing is...
Members from the Redwood Area Hockey Association enjoyed their time on the ice last Saturday.
  There was a lot of activity last week as the new Springfield’s Outdoor Rink went up. On Monday, January 3, city workers, along with members from Springfield’s Rotary Club gathered at the 14 Ray Ave. to build the new park. The next day water was added to the rink. This past Saturday evening,...
  Springfield’s Keith Olson competes his 50th full marathon in Mississippi. The marathon distance is a set length. Just like a mile is always 5,280 feet, every full marathon is 26.2 miles (or 42.195 km). “For a local perspective, that would be equivalent to running from The Dollar General store on...

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  Two wins, one loss for the boys last week.A few big runs gave Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s the edge in a 72-51 Springfield road loss  last Tuesday. Lady Tigers down three in last...

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