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Truce: New Proposals Will Govern Future Debates About Merging East and West

School board will review policy changes on Dec. 8 By Miranda Paikowski, Current Staff If Superintendent Ted Neitzke gets his way, there will be no more civil wars about the high school configuration in West Bend. The question of whether … Continue reading

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Should East and West Combine?

The school board wants to hear from the community By Miranda Paikowski, Current Staff For many years, there has been controversy within the West Bend community concerning whether or not to merge the high schools.  On Oct. 6, the school … Continue reading

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The Keepers

Check out highlights from the archive: Most Popular It Wasn’t About Hall Passes (Nov. 20, 2014): Lauren Sorensen’s editorial about a student protest in November 2014 is the most read article at The Current, with more than 27,000 hits and 74 reader … Continue reading

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School Board Vice President: Referendum Needed

Bart Williams has been vocal in opposing merger By Miranda Paikowski, Current Staff At least one board member hasn’t been happy with the process used to consider merging East and West. “There is no harm in taking an advisory referendum, … Continue reading

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Racing Toward a Vote

Board members disagree about the speed of the process leading to next week’s vote on the high school configuration By Miranda Paikowski and Lauren Sorensen, Current Staff The clock is ticking. Next Monday the school board will vote whether or … Continue reading

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Residents Sound Off

More than 75 people attended the first listening session about combining the high schools By Miranda Paikowski, Current Staff For Kelly Luce, merging East and West will damage West Bend’s character. “Why would we want to take what is unique, … Continue reading

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