Teaching is What Amy LaRoche is “Destined to Do”

Amy LaRoche on teaching: “Even on the worst days you can always look back and find at least one rewarding thing that happened during the day.” Maple River’s new special education teacher for kindergarten through sixth grade is very pleased to be working in the district. LaRoche stated, “During the application process, I had heard…

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Matthew Marzinske is in the driver’s seat

Lee Zion • Lafayette Nicollet Ledger Matthew Marzinske is in the driver’s seat as he gets a tour of MnDOT’s high-tech snowplow from Cindy Nielsen. Matthew Marzinske, 6, got to be in the driver’s seat of a massive snowplow last week. As his parents watched, he sat behind the steering wheel of DNR’s equipment while…

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