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A Love Fest, or an LPOSD Infomercial?
Letters to the Editor

A Levy Love Fest, or an LPOSD Infomercial?

March 5, 2019 0

A Levy Love Fest, or an LPOSD Infomercial?   I happened to listen to the radio last week when LPOSD Superintendent Woodward was interviewed by talk show host/former LPOSD school board chair Steve Youngdahl on […]

Woodward Steamrolls LPOSD And BGH Taxpayers
Letters to the Editor

Woodward Steamrolls LPOSD And BGH Taxpayers

February 22, 2019 2

Woodward Steamrolls LPOSD And BGH Taxpayers You will have to look long and wide to find a tax that Shawn Woodward does not approve of. Woodward is the “CEO” of one of the three largest […]

Fact Checking LPOSD's Levy Claims
Letters to the Editor

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
Letters to the Editor

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 […]

LPOSD To Hit Us With TWO Levies
Letters to the Editor

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
Letters to the Editor

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
Letters to the Editor

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 Salary Excesses
Letters to the Editor

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 […]