School Comments

School Comments By Dr. Robert Mayer The method by which schools are funded has changed significantly since 1997. The new school funding formula began in January 1997 and it is much different than in previous years. The old formula allowed schools to raise property taxes within certain limits if more … Read Article


Obituaries Roger Nielson Roger R. Nielson, 80, Irene, died Friday, March 26, 1999, at Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls. Funeral services were at 2 p.m., Tuesday, March 30, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, rural Irene, with the Rev. Robert Fedde officiating. Burial was in the Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery, rural Irene. … Read Article