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Sixth-grade band off the chopping block

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Sixth-grade band in Two Harbors and Silver Bay is safe for another year.

The instructor's position was slated to be cut at Tuesday's School Board meeting in the name of budget reductions, but after an appeal from a community member and another from a teacher, the board ultimately decided to keep the position.


That prompted two rounds of applause from the large crowd.

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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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