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The Simple Life: Milaca students visit the Kelley Farm
Published May 21, 2017 at 3:11 pm
May 5 fundraiser will support annual D.C. trip for Milaca students
Published April 27, 2017 at 11:36 am
Milaca – For the first time, a fundraiser is being held to help fund the annual trip taken by Milaca High School students to Washington, D.C., in conjunction with social studies teacher Colleen Bell’s class on the Holocaust. The fundraiser, which will feature a taco buffet, music from local...
Finck: Tiger-Wolves Reading Challenge promotes good reading habits for all
Published April 24, 2017 at 11:25 am
Congratulations to Milaca elementary students for reading more minutes during the month of March than did Princeton students! At the beginning of March, students took home calendars. Parents recorded the number of minutes their child read or was read to outside of the school day. At...
Milaca school construction relocates summer programs
Published April 17, 2017 at 2:41 pm
The Milaca school building will be undergoing several construction projects simultaneously during the summer of 2017, causing many summer programs to be relocated but hopefully improving experiences for students and staff alike. Construction and updates will include deferred maintenance projects,...
Milaca School Board considers extending bus routes into other districts
Published April 2, 2017 at 5:16 pm
Among the Milaca School District administration’s budget recommendations for the 2017-18 school year is the possible expansion of the district’s bus transportation routes into neighboring districts, a move board members noted neighboring districts have already made into parts of the Milaca...
Come pi with me
Published March 25, 2017 at 4:43 pm
Students in Christina Moscho’s sixth-grade classroom at Milaca Elementary School played all kinds of games in math class March 14, Pi Day, as a way to introduce them to the number pi, or π, which has an infinite number of digits and is used in the calculations of circular shapes. Where pi is...
Milaca Schools on lock down Wednesday morning, March 22
Published March 22, 2017 at 10:42 am
The Milaca Public Schools went on a soft lock down for about a half hour on the morning of March 22 while Milaca Police pursued a man on foot within the city of Milaca. The person was not headed in the direction of the school, but a soft lock down was implemented as a precaution,...
Milaca School Board approves maintenance bonds, tax abatement for parking lot reconstruction
Published March 16, 2017 at 12:36 pm
Milaca – The Milaca School Board approved a tax abatement for parking lot reconstruction at the board’s regular meeting Tuesday, Feb. 21. A public hearing was held about the abatement program toward the beginning of the meeting, but no community members volunteered to speak. Greg Crowe of...
Taking the plunge
Published March 10, 2017 at 12:42 pm
Photo by Jeff Hage, Union-Times Members of the Milaca girls swimming team run through the icy waters of Lake Calhoun on Friday, March 3 in Minneapolis where they participated in the Cool Schools Polar Plunge that benefited Minnesota Special Olympics. In all, about 30 Milaca swimmers made the run...
Milaca Sno Dayz Royalty
Published March 7, 2017 at 9:55 am
Photo provided Milaca High School hosted its annual Sno Dayz earlier in February, which culminated with a semi-formal dance and the crowning of the 2017 Sno Dayz royalty. The Sno Dayz king and queen were Joey Allen and Lily Truebenbach. They are pictured her in their masquerade masks- which was the...