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Springfield Public School —looking at Media Center and entrance to the District Offices
The Springfield School District Facility Task Force considered educational programming needs as they examined data following a series of meetings and a tour of the school building earlier this year.  The impetus for the meetings was the result of a comprehensive site and facility evaluation...
MLA Architects drawing for Concessions and Restrooms project in Riverside Park sports complex
The Springfield City Council, during their regular monthly meeting the evening of August 20, accepted the proposal of Salonek, Inc. to construct a concessions and restrooms building in the Riverside Park sports complex area. The Council, during their July 23 meeting, reviewed the only bid received...
Springfield Public Schools Music Department recently acquired a new grand piano. It is “slightly used,” but new to the department and replaces the piano that was “greatly used.”   The piano was purchased with grants from the Springfield Area Foundation and the Pieschel Foundation, and a...
The 2019-‘20 school year is about to begin.  Students in Springfield Public and St. Raphael Schools will go back to class on Monday, August 19.  Welcome to new kindergarten students who are beginning their formal learning years. Welcome back to those who will be seniors about to complete their last...
Mayo Clinic Health System in Springfield
by Scott Thoreson, Mayo Clinic Health System in Springfield administrator Area students might not want to hear this, but their parents are eagerly awaiting the start of the new school year, with getting back to routines and less free time for the kids. We, along with the rest of our service area,...
 The Springfield City Council during a special meeting Tuesday evening, July 23, accepted a construction bid to build a facility to house concessions and restrooms in the sports complex area in Riverside Park. The council reviewed the only bid received on the building and plaza. The local Salonek...
    Minnesota Farmfest, August 6-8, continues to connect industry leading manufacturers and providers with decision-making producers. This show is the largest agricultural event in the world and it brings the best products and services to an audience that is drawn from every Minnesota county....
The City of Springfield is preparing for a complete reconstruction of Central Street from Highway 14 to O’Connell Avenue next summer, and will hold an informational open house regarding the project in the Springfield Area Community Center on Tuesday, July 23, from 6 to 8 p.m.  During the past year...
Springfield Public School
The Springfield School District Facility Task Force considers the school’s mechanical plant (heating, ventilation and air conditioning [HVAC]) in significant need of improvements. That decision came following a series of meetings that included a tour of the school, a review and discussion of...
Little Miss/Junior Miss Riverside candidates
Seventeen little girls enjoyed  a pageant experience during the Little Miss/Junior Miss Riverside Pageant the evening of Wednesday, June 26, in the Springfield Public Schools Performing Arts Auditorium.  Little Miss/Junior Miss Riverside candidates are pictured — front, from left: Alivia Halter,...

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