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Superintendent Search Q&A with MSBA Thursday at 4 p.m.

Got a question about the Proctor school superintendent search.  The Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) has been retained by the Proctor School Board to assist with the District’s upcoming superintendent search. As part of that process, this Thursday MSBA will host a Q & A with MSBA session to ensure all district stakeholders have access to accurate…

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Scouting for Food Saturday, Nov. 13

Scouts from Proctor’s Troop 84 are currently collecting food for the Proctor Food Shelf this week.   The morning of Saturday, Nov. 13 the scouts will be back out to collect the food starting just before 10 am.   Residents are asked to place your donation in a bag outside the front door before 10…

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County Attorney gets student investigation

The St. Louis County Attorney’s Office received the referral from the Proctor Police Department following the recent criminal investigation involving some members of the Proctor High School football program.   The Attorney’s office released the press release immediately. Proctor Police officers barely made it back to the office before the press release was emailed to…

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Boys, girls win section soccer titles

  Both the mens and womens Proctor soccer teams have advanced to the State Class A Tournament.  The two Rail teams were the only ones in their section to enter the 7A tournament with a win streak.  Each had a three win streak. Boys over Hilltoppers 3-0 The Hilltoppers may have controlled possession, and out-shot…

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Police release statement on investigation

The Proctor Police Department released a statement late Wednesday, October 20 concerning the Rails football investigation.   The middle of the statement frustration surfaced that “Media queries, rumors, speculation, social media posts and unfounded reports have severely hindered and delayed this investigation and have done nothing for the well-being and privacy of those involved.”  …

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Investigation into “student misconduct” to wrap up

After more than a month long investigation the Proctor Police Department were going to send the substantially thick report “ . . . .  to the juvenile county attorney early this week,” Proctor Chief Kent Gaidis said.   The city’s SRO (School Resorce Officer) and the departments sargent have finished all interviews surrounding the investigation…

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Proctor, Duluth Marshall in section semifinals Saturday

Proctor and Duluth Marshall will face each other in the section semifinal Saturday at noon at Proctor’s Egerdahl Field.   The sixth seeded Rails advanced Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, from Section 7A girls soccer quarterfinals lower seeds when they beatSpectrum 2-1 on Wednesday in Elk River.   Marshall defeated Lakes International Language Academy 3-2 in…

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Football coach, educator steps down amid investigation

Derek Parendo, who has been with the school district for 21 years and coach of the football team since 2008 has resigned amid an investigation into alleged student misconduct on the team.   The Proctor School Board accepted a separation agreement at its regular meeting Monday.  It was on the consent agenda, about 40-minutes into…

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Alleged incident shuts down PHS football

An ongoing investigation has shut down the Proctor high school grades 9-12 football program. Proctor schools have confirmed an investigation underway involving their high school football team.   Police were alerted Friday to the incident, that allegedly took place in the locker room.   Principal Tim Rohweder in an announcement wrote, “Due to an ongoing…

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