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Bonner County Republicans: May Election Endorsements
Bonner County

Bonner County Republicans: May Election Endorsements

May 7, 2021 0

Bonner County Republicans: May Election Endorsements The Bonner County Republican Central Committee, at its April 20 meeting, endorsed the following candidates running in the May 18, 2021 Bonner County elections: East Bonner County Library District, […]

WBCSD Cost Per Student
Letters to the Editor

WBCSD Cost Per Student

May 7, 2021 0

WBCSD Cost Per Student Did you know that WBCSD’s cost per student is higher than that of the school districts of Lake Pend Oreille, Boundary, Post Falls, Coeur d’Alene, and Lakeland? Higher than the Idaho […]

WBCSD Needs Accountability, Not Levies
Letters to the Editor

WBCSD Needs Accountability, Not Levies

May 6, 2021 0

WBCSD Needs Accountability, Not Levies Remember those glossy postcards from WBCSD? They spent over $43,000 to learn how to sell themselves. Why not hold regular town halls for the public? Monthly open houses for the […]

Public Meetings Are Like Night and Day
Letters to the Editor

Public Meetings Are Like Night and Day

January 22, 2020 0

Public Meetings Are Like Night and Day Huge gratitude to our Bonner County Commissioners for running their meetings in an inviting way to their citizens. If only our school boards would follow suit. They are […]

Enrollment Of Homeless Children
Letters to the Editor

WBCSD Proposed Policy: Enrollment Of Homeless Children

January 21, 2020 0

WBCSD Proposed Policy Regarding The Enrollment Of Homeless Children It is my understanding that the West Bonner County School District (WBCSD) is considering adopting a proposal titled, “Students 3060, Education of Homeless Children.” In this […]

School Trustee Denied Access to Student Club
Editorial/Opinion

School Trustee Denied Access to Student Club

February 18, 2019 0

School Trustee Denied Access to Student Club by Shari Dovale In September 2018, a teacher presented an idea to the West Bonner School District 83 in Priest River, Idaho. Calling it a “Human Rights Club”, […]

Human Rights Club in Priest River
Letters to the Editor

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 […]

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Letters to the Editor

“Human Rights Club” Approved by West Bonner School Board

October 22, 2018 0

“Human Rights Club” Approved by West Bonner School Board In September, the Beacon reported on a “Human Rights Club” recently approved by the school board. This lunch time “club” was touted as an opportunity for students to […]