Kelsey Knapp FFA Vice President On Tuesday, Oct. 8, four Braham FFA members traveled to Woodloch Stables in Hugo, Minn. to participate in the horse judging contest. There were 58 other FFA groups present. The contest consisted of four classes, judging the horses’ front, back, and side profiles, then two performance classes. Braham has not [...]
The School Board Member Election for Braham ISD #314 will be held Tuesday, Nov. 5, for the purpose of election three school board members to four-year terms. The following district residents have filed for the office of school board member: Allison Londgren, Stephanie White, Mike Thompson and Steven Eklund (incumbent). The polling time for this [...]
In one classroom, a teacher tosses a piece of Starburst candy to the outstretched hand of a student who answered a question correctly. In another, which doesn’t even resemble a classroom, a student receives instruction on a job skill within a simulated work environment. Traditional desks cannot be found in this school. Rather, simple long [...]
Absentee voting will be open Sept. 20, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Education Center, 625A Main St. N, Cambridge, MN 55008 for the Cambridge-Isanti School District Special Election to be held Nov. 5, 2013. Military and overseas voters can vote by contacting Isanti County Auditor’s office at 763-689-1644.
Nicholas Reiners of Cambridge is the 2013 recipient of the Lilly Lorénzen Scholarship for study in Sweden. The scholarship was established in 1980 by friends and relatives of Lorénzen. The late Swedish instructor also wrote the book, “Of Swedish Ways.” Reiners will study both Swedish and Biology at Uppsala University during the 2013 fall semester. [...]
Rum River East is the newest addition to the education programs operated by the Rum River Special Education Cooperative. The Rum River East Program will be hosting an open house from 4:30-7:30 pm. Sept. 16. This program serves students with disabilities from the member districts of the Rum River Special Education Cooperative: Braham, Cambridge-Isanti, Isle, [...]
Cambridge-Isanti teachers are again sponsoring a literacy project called “Books for Babies.” Each newborn at Cambridge Medical Center receives a new book from the teachers. Education Cambridge-Isanti (the teachers’ professional organization) gives between 500-600 books annually to the babies. Education Cambridge-Isanti also recognizes the first baby born on the first day of school. Brayden Dewey [...]