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Tom Haglin

June 4, 2019
Playground equipment is demolished by construction crews at Harrison Elementary School Monday, June 3, to make room for the upcoming addition to the school, raising concerns by some that the equipment wasn't reused. DeLynn Howard / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Brainerd Public Schools: District responds to public criticism following Harrison playground destruction
June 4, 2019 - 9:42pm
May 26, 2019
Tom Haglin
LINDAR's Tom Haglin awarded Thermoformer of the Year
May 26, 2019 - 1:00pm
April 18, 2019
During a roundtable discussion Wednesday, April 17, at Lindar Corp. in Baxter, Gov.Tim Walz (left), Minnesota Department of  Employment and Economic Development Commissioner Steven Grove and Minnesota Speaker of the House Melissa Hortman discuss the administration’s plan for economic growth in the state.  Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video
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Gov. Walz visits lakes area, pushes public-private sector collaboration
April 18, 2019 - 9:00am
April 9, 2019
Brandon Kellerman, of ICS Consulting, discusses construction bids for two Brainerd School District building projects with school board members during a meeting Monday, April 8, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: School board awards contracts for Forestview, Harrison projects
April 9, 2019 - 11:24am
March 5, 2019
The Brainerd School Board hears from Chris Ziemer of ICS Consulting about proposals to solicit bids for three district building projects -- Forestview Middle School and Nisswa and Harrison elementary schools -- during a board meeting Monday, March 4, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: District opens bids for 3 building projects
March 5, 2019 - 9:00am
February 28, 2019
Susan Beaulieu (left), chair of of the American Indian Parent Advisory Committee, and Ashley Ingebregtson, Native American education coordinator, discuss American Indian education initiatives with the Brainerd School Board Monday, Feb. 25, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board to address American Indian education concerns
February 28, 2019 - 9:00am
February 19, 2019
Feb. 18-22 is School Board Recognition Week in Minnesota. Pictured are Brainerd School Board members Charles Black Lance (back left), Reed Campbell, Ruth Nelson, Bob Nystrom, Tom Haglin and board Chair Sue Kern (front right). Also pictured is Superintendent Laine Larson (front left). Submitted Photo
Brainerd celebrates School Board Recognition Week
February 19, 2019 - 7:00am
February 13, 2019
The Brainerd School Board hears from members of the team who developed the policy handbook for usage of Chromebooks that will be distributed to all high school students next year. Team members include Nicole Harmer, Brainerd High School teacher (left); Sarah Porisch, director of technology; Landon Brainerd, BHS teacher; and Logan Svoboda, BHS student. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: High school students to receive Chromebooks next year
February 13, 2019 - 9:00am
January 15, 2019
Brainerd School Board members elected Sue Kern as the new board chair Monday, Jan. 14. Kern takes over from previous chair Ruth Nelson, who is still on the board. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Brainerd Public Schools: Black Lance joins board, Kern elected chair
January 15, 2019 - 10:00am
December 12, 2018
Brainerd School Board members discuss matters during their meeting Monday, Dec. 10, at the Washington Educational Services building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Disconnect persists between city, district on parking plan
December 12, 2018 - 5:00am
December 5, 2018
Brainerd School Board members Reed Campbell (left), Ruth Nelson and Tom Haglin look over documents during the board's joint session with the Brainerd City Council Tuesday, Dec. 4, at city hall. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: School district scales down proposed parking lots
December 5, 2018 - 7:00am
November 14, 2018
Brainerd City Council and school district representatives met Tuesday, Nov. 13, to discuss the district's property acquisition proposal and the need for more parking around elementary schools. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Disptach
More parking at Brainerd schools? City, school leaders discuss
November 14, 2018 - 8:00am
November 7, 2018
Charles Black Lance, Tom Haglin and Ruth Nelson
Brainerd School Board: Incumbents Haglin, Nelson retain seats; Black Lance joins
November 7, 2018 - 7:00am
October 31, 2018
Brainerd School Board members discuss matters during their meeting Monday, Oct. 29, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board hears pros for property acquisition
October 31, 2018 - 7:00am
October 16, 2018
Candidates for the three open seats on the Brainerd School Board are Matthew Avery (left), Charles Black Lance, Jeff Czeczok, Tom Haglin, Tiffanie Knapp and Ruth Nelson. Not pictured is Sarah Speer, who was out of the country during Monday night's candidate forum at the Washington Educational Services Building. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Brainerd Public Schools: Board candidates talk transparency, referendum, fiscal responsibility
October 16, 2018 - 9:00am
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