With snow on the ground outside, the Prior Lake-Savage Area School Board spent some time at their Monday night study session Jan. 26 to think about what summer will be like for current eighth-grade students using iPads on the 1:1 program.
Prior Lake City Council members again stopped short of making decisions on a major road extension Monday, opting to change the city's approach in negotiating an agreement with the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community.
On an unseasonably warm winter day, Jan. 26, Jeffers Pond Elementary fifth-grade students experienced their first Snowfest, a day to explore physical science and engineering through snow and ice. Students got outside to learn about the physics of snowball fights, melting and more.
Average retail gasoline prices in the Twin Cities have fallen 4.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.96 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,106 gas outlets in the Twin Cities. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.02 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
Registration for the Practice ACT at Prior Lake High School closes today, Jan. 26, at 3:15 p.m. - no exceptions. Students must sign up at the guidance office before that time to take the test on Jan. 31.