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Grieger resigns as president

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Rachel Grieger turned in her resignation as president of the New York Mills School Board on Monday, quietly ending the controversy that has surrounded her position for the last several weeks.


Grieger will remain on the board as a director. Jill Carlson will be the new president, with Amy Wallgren as vice president.

In a letter to the board, Grieger said there were “a myriad of reasons” behind her decision to resign.

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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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