On Friday, Jan. 29, U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen (MN-03) recognized local high school students who have received nominations to a U.S. service academy at a reception at the Brookdale Library in Brooklyn Center. Several students from Wayzata and Minnetonka participated in the event.
The Minnesota School Boards Association has set Feb. 15-19 as School Board Recognition Week in Minnesota, a time to build awareness and understanding of the function an elected board of education plays in society. Wayzata Public Schools has announced it is joining all public school districts across the state to celebrate School Board Recognition Week and honor local board members for their commitment to the community.
A student group at Wayzata High School is tackling one of the most pressing issues facing the global community today: raising environmental awareness and helping classmates, faculty and staff practice sustainability.
While the Twin Cities area is not included in a blizzard warning for west-central, southwest and portions of south-central Minnesota late Sunday through Monday morning, the area is still under a winter-weather advisory, which is now set for 7 p.m. Sunday through noon Monday, according to the National Weather Service office in Chanhassen.