Upsala
By EMILIE THIESSEN Staff Writer emilie.thiessen@ecm-inc.com 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 emilie.thiessen@ecm-inc.com 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 emilie.thiessen@ecm-inc.com 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 emilie.thiessen@ecm-inc.com 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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By Emilie Thiessen, Staff Writer emilie.thiessen@ecm-inc.com Adrian Welle vowed to leave Minnesota after graduating from St. Cloud State University with a degree in public administration earlier this year. The 26-year-old never thought, however, that he would land a job in Upsala, just 40 miles away...Read More
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