Get a handle on (you &) your child’s social media use

Some young people have two Instagram accounts a public one with perfectly curated pictures and a private one for close friends and/or family. Others use messaging apps like Kik and Yik Yak. How students are using these apps and social media, as well as the pros and cons of technology use for both children and adults, will be the topic […]

Siblings chosen for induction into the PAS Instrumental Music Hall of Fame, May 15

On Sunday May 15, siblings Todd Burkholder and Kim Skatula will be inducted into the Pipestone Area Schools (PAS) Instrumental Music Hall of Fame during the Band Pops Concert at the PAS auditorium.They will join previous inductees Cyndi Gernhart, Lori Ilse, Kenneth Senst, Georgia Taylor, Sheri Cox, Bob Morgan, Kathryn Swanson, Al Opland and Bob Carlson. Burkholder and Skatula were […]

Three finalists selected for PAS superintendent position

Community members will have a chance to interview the candidates next week

PAS School Board members have selected Dr. Noel Schmidt, middle school principal at White Bear Lake Area Schools; Kevin Enerson, secondary principal at Le Sueur-Henderson Schools; and Mary Kay Thomas, middle school principal at Marshall Public Schools, as the finalists for the position of superintendent.Community members will have an opportunity to interview Thomas on Monday, Schmidt on Tuesday and Enerson […]

Death notice for Dwayne Adams

Dwayne Adams, 71, Pipestone, died at his home on Thursday, May 12, 2016.Honoring Dwayne’s wishes, no funeral service will be held.Hartquist Funeral Home, Pipestone Chapel is in charge of arrangements.Please visit Hartquistfuneral.com to sign an online registry and leave condolences.