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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:00:07 +0000 Miss WF Royalty Program teaches young women to shine http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160701/miss-wf-royalty-program-teaches-young-women-to-shine?rssfeed=true Fri, 01 Jul 2016 18:31:25 +0000 By Laura Butterbrodt 2015 Western Fest Princess http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160701/miss-wf-royalty-program-teaches-young-women-to-shine Wee Read - 'Reading should be caught before it is taught' http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160624/wee-read---reading-should-be-caught-before-it-is-taught?rssfeed=true Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:10:21 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160624/wee-read---reading-should-be-caught-before-it-is-taught Never a dull moment in Cindy Lavin's 38 years of teaching http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160616/never-dull-moment-in-cindy-lavins-38-years-of-teaching?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Jun 2016 19:12:21 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160616/never-dull-moment-in-cindy-lavins-38-years-of-teaching Peggy Kvam retiring after 35 years in the classroom http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160616/peggy-kvam-retiring-after-35-years-in-classroom?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Jun 2016 18:53:43 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160616/peggy-kvam-retiring-after-35-years-in-classroom Hinz, Hagert and Scheffler are this year's Valedictorians http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160609/hinz-hagert-and-scheffler-are-this-years-valedictorians?rssfeed=true Thu, 09 Jun 2016 21:44:29 +0000 By Danielle Clarke Student Intern http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160609/hinz-hagert-and-scheffler-are-this-years-valedictorians Sting Mentorship Program lifts off to lift others http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160602/sting-mentorship-program-lifts-off-to-lift-others?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Jun 2016 17:25:47 +0000 By Caitlyn Mahlum Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160602/sting-mentorship-program-lifts-off-to-lift-others Football field feeling right as rain with new retaining wall http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160602/football-field-feeling-right-as-rain-with-new-retaining-wall?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:06:50 +0000 By Danielle Clarke Student Intern http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160602/football-field-feeling-right-as-rain-with-new-retaining-wall Minn. West alumni, business owner calls his time at Granite campus: 'priceless' http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160602/minn-west-alumni-business-owner-calls-his-time-at-granite--campus-priceless?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Jun 2016 15:46:31 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160602/minn-west-alumni-business-owner-calls-his-time-at-granite--campus-priceless Minnesota West BPA places 2nd in National Leadership Conference http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160519/minnesota-west-bpa-places-2nd-in-national-leadership-conference?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 May 2016 19:46:38 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160519/minnesota-west-bpa-places-2nd-in-national-leadership-conference Monday's Choir Concert to feature special guest http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160513/mondays-choir-concert-to-feature-special-guest?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 May 2016 16:07:26 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160513/mondays-choir-concert-to-feature-special-guest YME switching to National Honors Society alternative http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160513/yme8200switching-to-national-honors-society-alternative?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 May 2016 15:48:27 +0000 By Caitlyn Mahlum Staff Editor http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160513/yme8200switching-to-national-honors-society-alternative Minn. West to offer Precision Machining and Mechatronics beginning Fall of '16 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160506/minn-west-to-offer-precision-machining-and-mechatronics--beginning-fall-of-16?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 May 2016 21:37:04 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160506/minn-west-to-offer-precision-machining-and-mechatronics--beginning-fall-of-16 Macpherson credits community for success http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160506/macpherson-credits-community-for-success?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 May 2016 21:29:05 +0000 By Scott Tedrick News Editor http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160506/macpherson-credits-community-for-success Indigenous activities at YME show students more than just how to have fun http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160505/indigenous-activities-at-yme-show-students-more-than-just-how-to-have-fun?rssfeed=true Fri, 06 May 2016 13:47:30 +0000 By Caitlyn Mahlum Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160505/indigenous-activities-at-yme-show-students-more-than-just-how-to-have-fun Minnesota West instructor receives prestigious recognition http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160428/minnesota-west-instructor-receives-prestigious-recognition?rssfeed=true Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:04:39 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160428/minnesota-west-instructor-receives-prestigious-recognition Extras for Kids! GF Foundation brings forth grant opportunity http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160422/extras-for-kids-gf-foundation-brings-forth-grant-opportunity?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:16:05 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160422/extras-for-kids-gf-foundation-brings-forth-grant-opportunity YME Board talks all-day pre-school development http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160415/yme-board-talks-all-day-pre-school-development?rssfeed=true Fri, 15 Apr 2016 19:58:49 +0000 By Caitlyn Mahlum Staff Editor http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160415/yme-board-talks-all-day-pre-school-development Minnesota West ranked 6th in digital community college survey sruv http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160415/minnesota-west-ranked-6th-in--digital-community-college-survey-sruv?rssfeed=true Fri, 15 Apr 2016 15:38:12 +0000 http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160415/minnesota-west-ranked-6th-in--digital-community-college-survey-sruv YME Robotics Club sparks interest in STEM http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160407/yme-robotics-club-sparks-interest-in8200stem?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Apr 2016 20:12:20 +0000 By Caitlyn Mahlum Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160407/yme-robotics-club-sparks-interest-in8200stem YME revisiting dormant STEM project http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160407/yme-revisiting-dormant-stem-project?rssfeed=true Thu, 07 Apr 2016 20:04:33 +0000 By Caitlyn Mahlum Staff Writer http://www.granitefallsnews.com/news/20160407/yme-revisiting-dormant-stem-project