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The Orono Intermediate School fifth-grade Math Masters team came home with both first and second team awards, as well as a number of individual honors, from an April 24 competition in Chaska. In the seven years that IS has been competing in Math Masters, no other team has earned as many awards as the team…

Orono Schumann Elementary first-grader Isaac Hess threw the first pitch at the April 18 Minnesota Twins game at Target Field. Issac was recommended for the honor by one of his doctors at Gillette Children’s Hospital. His appearance added 50 fans to the crowd, including his parents, Anne and Tyler, and younger sisters Sydney and Hope….

Watch the KARE-11 story on Orono High School Ben Nelson here . It aired at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 30.

The Orono Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization is sponsoring the first Spartan Sprint from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 16. There will be a 5K chip-timed run/walk, a 1-mile fun run, 400-meter trot and 100-meter tot trot. All of the races start and finish in Pesonen Stadium on the Orono High School campus.   Registration…

The Orono High School Student Senate was named one of the state’s top six student councils at the 2015 state leadership convention of the Minnesota Association of Student Councils (MASC). It was held April 11-13 at Becker High School. The recognition continues a long tradition of excellence in student leadership at OHS. In addition, OHS…

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