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No drama, no tax increase, results only

There’s a school board election Sept. 12 in the Solon Community School District and I’m pumped! We all should be jazzed if we care about K-12 education. Like Ahab hunting Leviathan I believe big voter turnout in school board elections … Continue reading

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Haying and the School Board Election

Haying is a social and economic movement and around here farming takes precedence over schooling. There’s a school board election Sept. 12 in farm country. Farmers are buying 9,000-foot spools of Brazilian baler twine, windrow teeth, left and right handed … Continue reading

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Back to a Non-partisan School Board

Voter turnout in yesterday’s Solon school board election dropped from 834 votes in 2013 (18.4 percent of registered voters) to 281 votes (8.18 percent). What happened? The district is moving on after a 10-year cycle of electing politicized and mostly conservative … Continue reading

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