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Barnum sharing top positions with Willow River

Next year’s budget is in the black after cuts

In addition to half-time superintendent Bill Peel, the Barnum school district will have another staff member who will also serve the Willow River school district after July 1.

At the June 14 meeting, the board voted to hire Laura Carlson as a half-time business manager. Her position will be shared with the Willow River school district. The Barnum school district will purchase her services from Willow River like it is purchasing the services of Peel.

The business manager for the Barnum school district, Dawn Hultgren, is taking a position with the Northern Lights Special Education Cooperative. T...