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Cast of Little Women.
  The Springfield High School Drama Department will present Little Women as it’s spring production this Saturday evening, April 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the Performing Arts Auditorium at Springfield Public School.  Based on the American novel by Louisa May Alcott, Little Women tells the story of the...
  The Springfield City Council held a special council meeting on Wednesday, March 27 to discuss, in part, options available for a rezoning request for the Wild Ridge addition. The current zoning is R-1 which would allow up to a duplex to be built on each lot. They are requesting an R-2, which would...
The Springfield City Pool is an vital part of many people’s summer plans.
  As the weather heats up, so does the hiring process for the city of Springfield. They’re looking for 25 lifeguards and controllers to cover the city pool this summer.  These positions offers a chance to make a splash in your bank account, while learning both lifesaving and employment skills. ...
Minnesota Food Share March Campaign
  While the Minnesota Food Share March Campaign is nearly over, there’s still time to donate and our local Springfield Area Food Shelf needs your help.  For over 40 years, Minnesota FoodShare has been on a mission to eliminate food insecurity. Its annual Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign brings...
 Springfield K-6 youth wrestling
For the first time ever, the Springfield K-6 youth wrestling made it to the NYWA state tournament. They are one of 32 teams across the state to qualify. The team will wrestle Saturday and Sunday, April 6 and 7,  in Rochester.  The wrestlers are pictured with their coaches. Front row: Huntley Rice,...
Spring Concerts
  For nearly forty years, March has been officially designated as Music in our Schools Month.  The purpose is to raise awareness of the importance of music education for all children and to remind citizens that school is where all children should have access to music.  Schools and communities...
Grant Kuehn and Skyla Dauer.
  ExCEL — Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership — is a unique recognition program designed exclusively for Minnesota high school juniors who are active in school activities, who show leadership qualities, and who work voluntarily in their community. Skyla Dauer, daughter of Nick and...
Ben Potter and Brooklyn Sturm
  Ben Potter and Brooklyn Sturm have earned the 2024 Triple ‘A’ Awards at Springfield High School. The Academics, Arts, and Athletic Award (Triple “A” Award) is sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League. The purpose of the program is to recognize and honor high school seniors who have...
FFA
  FFA Week will be celebrated across the nation this week.  While the letters stand for Future Farmers of America, the organization is not just for students who want to be production farmers.  FFA also welcomes members who aspire to careers as teachers, doctors, scientists, business owners and much...
River Valley Speech Team
  On Saturday, February 10, the River Valley speakers competed in the Mankato Loyola Crusader Classic Speech Tournament. This tournament was much larger than the previous week as there were 16 teams from both A and AA schools in Minnesota. This tournament offered a varsity final round, as well as a...

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