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Fact Checking LPOSD's Levy Claims
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Fact Checking LPOSD’s Levy Claims

February 13, 2019 0

Fact Checking LPOSD’s Levy Claims Let’s take a look at what LPOSD claims are some of the reasons it absolutely must have the upcoming $25.4 million supplemental levy. • Enrollments are well above projection, so […]

LPOSD Levy Misleading Information
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LPOSD Levy Misleading Information

February 11, 2019 0

LPOSD Levy Misleading Information You may have noticed the parade of school related stories in the forefront of the local newspaper over the past several weeks. Could it be promoting the upcoming $25,400,000 levy in […]

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The Unbelievably High March 12 Supplemental Levy

February 11, 2019 1

The Unbelievably High March 12 Supplemental Levy In January, LPOSD submitted its ballot language for the $25.4 million supplemental levy to the Bonner County Elections Office.  The levy asks for $12.7 million a year for […]

Upcoming Pend Orielle Hospital District Election
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Upcoming Pend Orielle Hospital District Election

February 8, 2019 0

Upcoming Pend Orielle Hospital District Election Did you know that Bonner County has a Hospital District? Did you know that we pay property taxes to support the Hospital District just like we pay taxes to […]

LPOSD To Hit Us With TWO Levies
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LPOSD To Hit Us With TWO Levies

February 7, 2019 0

LPOSD To Hit Us With TWO Levies Janice Gore’s recent letters to the editor of the Daily Bee provide a window into what many of us felt when we heard that the Lake Pend Oreille […]

LPOSD Record-High Supplemental Levy
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LPOSD Record-High Supplemental Levy

February 4, 2019 0

LPOSD Record-High Supplemental Levy Once again LPOSD is running a record-high supplemental levy on March 12th.  This one is for $25.4 million – $8.4 million higher than the one two years ago.  That’s a whopping […]

LPOSD’s Insatiable Appetite For Taxpayer Money
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LPOSD’s Insatiable Appetite For Taxpayer Money

February 4, 2019 1

LPOSD’s Insatiable Appetite For Taxpayer Money The Lake Pend Oreille School District has become widely known for its insatiable appetite for taxpayer money, no matter the economy, no matter its enrollment figures, or the impact […]

LPOSD’s Dire Predictions If Levy Does Not Pass
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LPOSD’s Dire Predictions If Levy Does Not Pass

February 4, 2019 1

LPOSD’s Dire Predictions If Levy Does Not Pass LPOSD’s dire prediction for what will happen if their upcoming supplemental levy doesn’t pass looks a lot like the scenario from 2017, 2015, 2013, and every other […]

Human Rights Club in Priest River
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Human Rights Club in Priest River

January 28, 2019 1

Human Rights Club in Priest River Dear Readers: Are your children part of a secret club at Priest River High School? High School science teacher Shannon Wilson initiated a “Human Rights Club” without community or parental […]

LPOSD Salary Excesses
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LPOSD Salary Excesses

January 28, 2019 4

LPOSD Salary Excesses If you’re wondering why LPOSD levies are getting higher all the time, it’s mostly the salaries. Superintendent Woodward admits that they make up about 84% of the budget and in the upcoming […]

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