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by Nathan Warner and Jim Boyle ECM Publishers More than 200 people passionate about the arts and hopeful for an auditorium in Rogers and Zimmerman have been asked how they could help accomplish such a task. The Elk River Area School District posed this and other questions at a pair of recent meetings on the [...]

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Zimmerman High School’s senior royalty granted their picture to be taken ahead of the homecoming celebrations next week. From the back row, Ethan Luing, Gage Benjamin, Derek Faulkner and Mitch Robinson “seriously” contemplate the meaning of life while in the front row, Cassie Ortberg, Lexi Wiemeri, Bailey Bright and Alyssa Bright take a lighter view [...]

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In response to the growing debate over an auditorium being built in Zimmerman High School, I would like to take this opportunity to invite all parents, community members and students to attend an ad-hoc meeting at Zimmerman High School Thursday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. The students and community in Zimmerman deserve a voice. We [...]

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An ad-hoc committee of the Elk River Area School Board has scheduled two community conversations to gather information on the support of new performing arts/auditoriums at Rogers and Zimmerman high schools. The community conversations and initiatives will be volunteer driven and are not associated with any District 728 ballot issues. The community conversations are both [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Rising test scores ushered in an excited staff at Zimmerman High School. “We have been very pleased with the year-to-year improvement that we have experienced the past five years,” said ZHS Principal Marco Voce. According to Voce, at the high school the Thunder have just experienced the highest test scores in [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School Board will be making a decision soon about how to configure an operating levy renewal and addition this fall to address educational needs of the district. Elk River Area School Board Chairwoman Jolene Jorgensen has also asked fellow members to consider a bond referendum to add [...]

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by Nathan Warner Contributing writer The Zimmerman High School Band’s “Pomp and Circumstance” heralded the Zimmerman High School class of 2012 as they strolled across the school’s packed gymnasium Wednesday night. Zimmerman teacher Jim Doran welcomed the class to their graduation, followed by a stirring rendition of “The Star Spangled Banner” by the High School [...]

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by Nathan Warner Contributing writer Zimmerman High School seniors are rearing to soar at the graduation ceremony scheduled for Wednesday, June 6 at 7 p.m. and held in the varsity gym. “This year’s graduates have been impressive and really stand out as a group that is competitive in the classroom and in activities,” Principal Marco [...]

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