OUR OPINION: SCHOOL RACES
The more the merrier. That's a good attitude whether the subject is a festive holiday gathering or a school board election. The Brainerd School Board's decision last week to conduct even-year elections will result in greater turnout and consequently the involvement of more people.
The impetus for the change was a savings of $30,000 at a time when school board members are painfully aware that state cuts are likely to be coming soon.
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