Upsala
By TINA SNELL Staff Writer Deny and LouAnn Raatz, Rice, have opened Molly’s On Main, a cafe and bar located next to the Upsala Post Office. Upsala has been without a cafe for several years. The Raatzes were ready to begin a new chapter in their lives. The marriage of the two is working. “I [...]...Read More
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By LIZ VERLEY Staff Writer It was good news for the Upsala School District Tuesday night, when the voters approved an increase in the district’s operating levy referendum. The question on the ballot asked voters to approve an increase of $500 to its existing levy of $450. The $950 will be availabl...Read More
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By EMILIE THIESSEN Staff Writer [email protected] Upsala residents can look forward to new traditions this holiday season. From 6  p.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, the Upsala Community Development Commission (UCDC) will host the first annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in the Upsala City...Read More
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Large numbers of small animals being sold by families on craigslist prompted Irvin to provide education for kids and parents By EMILIE THIESSEN Staff Writer [email protected] A lifetime of working with horses has instilled in Margo Irvin a deep appreciation for animals. So much so that she...Read More
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By EMILIE THIESSEN Staff Writer [email protected] Upsala School District Dean of Students Vern Capelle was happy to announce  that Upsala had made “Adequate Yearly Progress” (AYP) in all areas for the second year in a row, He quickly added, however, that he still has concerns about ma...Read More
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By EMILIE THIESSEN Staff Writer [email protected] Upsala Supt. Gery Arndt said he doesn’t think administration can trim down operations any more than they already have in the school. “We are as bare bones as we can possibly get,” he said.“I can’t find any other place to cut any m...Read More
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