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District Attorney: Halt Handbook Meetings, Then Make Them Open

After committee meetings about the Racine Unified employee handbook were canceled last month, district lawyers are recommending they remain on hiatus until issues related to Act 10 can be worked out. The Journal Times is reporting that Gib Berthelsen and Jim Korom, lawyers for the district, told board members and Superintendent Lolli Haws that the meetings […]

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School District Handbook Meetings Canceled

Committee meetings aimed at hammering out agreements on changes to the Racine Unified employee handbook have been canceled after Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty said previous meetings violated the state’s open meetings law. Specifically, WILL asserted that because the school board established a committee tasked with a solid objective, all meetings of the committee should […]

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Applicants Needed For Racine Unified School Board Member Job

Racine Unified School District board member Chris Eperjesy resigned his position earlier this month and the board of education needs to now fill his vacant spot. Residents may now submit their names for consideration. Eperjesy resigned earlier this month after leaving his position as vice president of finance and treasurer at Racine-based Twin Disc Inc. for a chief financial officer […]