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Brett Archer, shown here in 2009 at an open house, began a leave of absence from his job as Two Harbors High School principal this week. He will be training to be a State Farm Insurance agent. File photo.

Archer steps down

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Two Harbors High School principal Brett Archer, began a two-year leave of absence earlier this week to try his hand as an insurance agent.


Archer has worked for the school district for almost 20 years, beginning in 1995 as a social studies teacher at William Kelley High School in Silver Bay. He taught there for five years before transferring to the same position in Two Harbors. He made the jump to administration in 2006 when he became the dean of students.

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LaReesa Sandretsky
LaReesa Sandretsky is a Two Harbors High School graduate and Duluth native that began working at the News-Chronicle in 2012 as a reporter. She took over as editor in 2014. She covers County Board, including the Lake County broadband project.
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