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by Bruce Strand, Arts editor Wyatt Vaa decided last fall to try make the art of pottery a little more macho. The Rogers senior created an angular, metallic-looking piece entitled “Sergeant,” and its panache and originality impressed judges at the National Scholastic Art Awards competition. Vaa received a Gold Award for the 15-inch-high piece, which [...]

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Four Rogers students have received Judges Choice Awards at the Section 5AA art competition, announced teacher Su Sebghati. Their works will be displayed May 14-18 at Perpich Center for Arts Education in Golden Valley, with an award ceremony on May 18. They are: Renisa Thielges, sophomore, painting, “Mickey’s Diner,” gouache on paper Bobbi Jo Rennenberg, [...]

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• Jorgensen, Walter fought for protecting eighth grade health and music, art and physical education by Jim Boyle, Editor The Elk River Area School Board approved Jan. 27 all of its delimiter proposals, including the controversial ones that were proposed at the elementary and middle school levels. The delimiters were voted on separately by category. When [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Arts Editor Elk River art teacher Rana Nestrud wanted to help some of her talented drawing students reach the next level, and last summer at an art show in St. Cloud, she met just the fellow who could help. Willicey Tynes, a portrait painter and sculptor who grew up in The [...]

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