The Optimist Club of West St. Paul hosted the 25th annual ISD 197 spelling bee and crowned winners for each school and a champion in each division. Winning words? “Chaucerian” and “conurbation.”
The omicron variant of COVID-19 is prompting closures and staff shortages at local businesses and schools.
West St. Paul Reader has created local transparency with our city council coverage, and now we’re looking to expand to ISD 197 school board coverage—but we need your help.
The ISD 197 school board approved extending winter break by two days in response to staff wellness, staff shortages, and COVID-19 transmission.
We explore the campaign finance reports of the 2021 ISD 197 school board candidates.
Proposed property tax statements recently hit West St. Paul mailboxes, prompting a round of bemused head scratching and fist shaking about what it really means. We try to explain.