Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski Gresham Community School’s high school foods class works on canning apples and preparing other apples to make apple crisps on Friday. This class would move into a different part of the school if the Nov. 6 referendum is successful.
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Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski The ceiling in the lower level of the 1935 portion of Gresham School is crumbling and leaking. With the cost to fix that portion of the building being so high, the school is hoping to build a more modern addition and demolish the oldest part of the school.
Saturday, October 20, 2018
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Hot and cold classrooms. Deteriorating infrastructure. Limited facilities for career and technical education. Few classrooms that are compliant with the Americans with Disabilties Act. These are all problems that Gresham School faces with the oldest part of its building, constructed in 1935. It... + continue reading

Contributed Photo Bonduel Elementary School students serve as the test subjects in the spring for the WPT game “Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case.” The students helped to determine whether there were any bugs and told staff about how much they enjoyed the game.
Saturday, October 20, 2018
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A new online video game is expected to grab children’s attention and not let them go. Parents won’t have to worry much, though, as “Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case” is expected to stimulate — not rot — children’s brains and increase their appreciation for Wisconsin history. The game was released... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Tim Ryan Darlene Sense, right, a representative of the Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology, reads a statement at the Shawano Redevelopment Authority meeting Thursday accusing the city of trying to put SIST out of business. The RDA says SIST has not responded to requests for rehabilitation plans for their properties.
Friday, October 19, 2018
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New guidelines set down for public comments prohibiting personal attacks at Shawano Redevelopment Authority meetings didn’t stop representatives of the Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology from invoking a former mayor’s name while claiming the city is waging a harassment campaign to... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski Christine Boone, played by Caitlyn Katchenago, cannot understand why her father, played by Matthew Schwitzer, won’t allow her to look into who killed the neighbor’s dog in a scene from “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.” The play, written by Simon Stephens, is based on the novel written by Mark Haddon.
Friday, October 19, 2018
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Shawano Community High School is presenting an unusual mystery for its fall play. “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time,” which debuts next week at the high school, features a protagonist rarely seen in a main role — a teen with Asperger’s Syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism... + continue reading

Leader photo by Morgan Rode Shawano junior Abi Vomastic delivers one of her attack kills against Denmark on Thursday.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
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The Shawano Community High School volleyball team has its sights set on making the WIAA State Tournament. The fourth-seeded Hawks continued their strong start to the postseason with a dismantling of fifth-seeded Denmark on Thursday in Shawano for the regional semifinals. Shawano’s attack game... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski Gresham Community School’s high school foods class works on canning apples and preparing other apples to make apple crisps on Friday. This class would move into a different part of the school if the Nov. 6 referendum is successful.
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Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski The ceiling in the lower level of the 1935 portion of Gresham School is crumbling and leaking. With the cost to fix that portion of the building being so high, the school is hoping to build a more modern addition and demolish the oldest part of the school.

Contributed Photo Bonduel Elementary School students serve as the test subjects in the spring for the WPT game “Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case.” The students helped to determine whether there were any bugs and told staff about how much they enjoyed the game.

Leader Photo by Tim Ryan Darlene Sense, right, a representative of the Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology, reads a statement at the Shawano Redevelopment Authority meeting Thursday accusing the city of trying to put SIST out of business. The RDA says SIST has not responded to requests for rehabilitation plans for their properties.

Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski Christine Boone, played by Caitlyn Katchenago, cannot understand why her father, played by Matthew Schwitzer, won’t allow her to look into who killed the neighbor’s dog in a scene from “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.” The play, written by Simon Stephens, is based on the novel written by Mark Haddon.

Leader photo by Morgan Rode Shawano junior Abi Vomastic delivers one of her attack kills against Denmark on Thursday.

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Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski Gresham Community School’s high school foods class works on canning apples and preparing other apples to make apple crisps on Friday. This class would move into a different part of the school if the Nov. 6 referendum is successful.
Saturday, 20/10/18
Hot and cold classrooms. Deteriorating infrastructure. Limited facilities for career and technical education. Few classrooms that are compliant with the Americans with Disabilties Act. These are all problems that Gresham School faces with the oldest part of its building, constructed in 1935. It... + continue reading
Saturday, 20/10/18
The Public Service Commission this week strongly recommended that the Gresham Municipal Water and Sewer Utility seek higher rates in order to stem two years of negative operating income. The PSC annually reviews municipal-owned water utilities’ finances to ensure customers are receiving high... + continue reading

Contributed Photo Bonduel Elementary School students serve as the test subjects in the spring for the WPT game “Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case.” The students helped to determine whether there were any bugs and told staff about how much they enjoyed the game.
Saturday, 20/10/18
A new online video game is expected to grab children’s attention and not let them go. Parents won’t have to worry much, though, as “Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case” is expected to stimulate — not rot — children’s brains and increase their appreciation for Wisconsin history. The game was released... + continue reading
Friday, 19/10/18
Shawano property owners would see their taxes rise for a second year in a row if the city’s proposed 2019 budget doesn’t change before it’s sent to the Common Council next month. As it stands the city’s tax rate would go up by about 45 cents from $9.89 per $1,000 of assessed valuation to $10.34... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Tim Ryan Darlene Sense, right, a representative of the Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology, reads a statement at the Shawano Redevelopment Authority meeting Thursday accusing the city of trying to put SIST out of business. The RDA says SIST has not responded to requests for rehabilitation plans for their properties.
Friday, 19/10/18
New guidelines set down for public comments prohibiting personal attacks at Shawano Redevelopment Authority meetings didn’t stop representatives of the Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology from invoking a former mayor’s name while claiming the city is waging a harassment campaign to... + continue reading

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Saturday, 20/10/18
Bonduel’s late comeback came up just short in a 26-20 loss to Colby in a Division 5 Level One playoff game in Colby Friday night. Third-seeded Colby got on the scoreboard first with a passing... + continue reading

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Saturday, 20/10/18
In more than 20 years of reporting the news and even more years of reading it, I’ve seen my fair share of weird and disgusting stories. However, I’ve never uncovered a story about teenagers taking... + continue reading

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Leader Photo by Lee Pulaski Christine Boone, played by Caitlyn Katchenago, cannot understand why her father, played by Matthew Schwitzer, won’t allow her to look into who killed the neighbor’s dog in a scene from “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.” The play, written by Simon Stephens, is based on the novel written by Mark Haddon.
Friday, 19/10/18
Shawano Community High School is presenting an unusual mystery for its fall play. “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time,” which debuts next week at the high school, features a... + continue reading

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