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School board may censure one of its own tonight

School board may censure one of its own tonight

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – The local high school board may censure one of its own members tonight for alleged violations of board policies and conflict of interest laws, and for being disrespectful to staff, parents and volunteers. The Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of Trustees meets at 6 p.m. today,

New Vote Count Has Silvernale Toppling Pigg For NHUHSD Board

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union NORTHERN HUMBOLDT – Newly released vote counts have changed the outcome of the Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of Trustees race. Today’s Post Election Update gives incumbent Trustee Dana Silvernale a 20-vote edge over fellow incumbent and Board President Mike Pigg. Top vote-getters in that race remain

Lovell, Toste & Pigg Win High School Race; Silvernale Edged Out

Union Staff Report ARCATA/McKINLEYVILLE – Despite enduring a months-long scandal involving one of their board members who plagiarized a speech and then lashed out at those who dared to criticize him, two incumbents retained their seats on the Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of Trustees. Incumbent Colleen Toste took second place in the race

Toste Optimistic About Future Of Local Schools

Benjamin Fordham Mad River Union ARCATA/McKINLEYVILLE – Colleen Toste’s first two years on the Northern Humboldt Union School District’s Board of Trustees have been interesting. First, the district took out its first-ever school bond, intended to finance a bunch of new building projects and upgrades. And then, well, you know. Plagergate. But despite the challenges,

Johnson’s Blunders Plague District

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – In the wake of the scandal over Dan Johnson’s plagiarized graduation ceremony speech, the local school board is going to require its members to uphold the same standards of academic honesty and conduct as expected of students and teachers. The Northern Humboldt Union High School District Board of

Brian Lovell: Wide-Ranging Years In Education

Benjamin Fordham Eye Correspondent ARCATA/McKINLEYVILLE – Of Brian Lovell’s 34-plus years in Humboldt County, 30 have been spent working in public education in some capacity. It’s this experience that he feels makes him an excellent candidate for one of the three open seats on the Northern Humboldt Union High School District’s Board of Trustees. The

Dana Silvernale Wants Improved Communication And Lunches

Benjamin Fordham Mad River Union In an ongoing series, the Mad River Union is profiling the five candidates for the Northern Humboldt Union School District Board of Trustees. This week’s candidate is incumbent Dana Silvernale, a Special Education teacher at Mattole Valley Charter School. Amid the lingering controversy over Dan Johnson’s plagiarized commencement speech, Dana

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