Schools closed, Distance learning through May 4

The Governor has ordered all Minnesota schools to remain closed with distance learning in place from March 30 through May 4 to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Affidavits of Candidacy

The terms of four current School Board seats are expiring on December 31, 2018, and elections for those seats will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. The period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of School Board begins at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2018 and closes at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.  

Affidavits of candidacy will be available and can be filed during office hours (8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday) in the District Office. Affidavits of candidacy must be filed at the District Office no later than 5 p.m. on August 14 along with a $2 filing fee or a petition with at least 500 signatures of eligible voters in place of the filing fee.

Persons who file a candidacy for School Board have until 5 p.m. on August 16 to request that their name be removed from the ballot; after August 16, the names of all remaining candidates will be included on the ballot.

Affidavits of candidacy will be posted below, in order of filing, as they become available.

1.  Tina Riehle
10960 Norell Ave N.
Stillwater, MN  55082

2.  Liz Weisberg
10725 Kimbro Ave Ct N.
Stillwater, MN  55082

3.  Matthew M. Cooper
3806 Kindred Way
Lake Elmo, MN  55042

4.  Jon Fila
1001 Lecuyer Dr.
Stillwater, MN  55082

5.  Donald G. Hovland
5255 Nolan Parkway
Oak Park Heights, MN  55082

6. Shelley Pearson 
1225 2nd St. S.
Stillwater, MN  55082

7.  Mark Burns
1877 Oldridge Ave. N.    
West Lakeland, MN  55082