User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


28° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

IA School Groups Predict Layoffs With Spending Freeze

April 4, 2011, 11:33 AM

IA School Groups Predict Layoffs With Spending Freeze
DES MOINES, IA - A coalition of education groups predicts Gov. Terry Branstad's plan to freeze state spending on local schools would force more than 1,500 layoffs.
 
The groups say the layoffs would happen as the state is only beginning to recover from the recession. They also warn they are running out of time because school budgets must be certified this month, which also is when layoffs notices must go out.

The warnings came Monday at a news conference by six groups - the Iowa Association of School Boards, School Administrators of Iowa, the Iowa State Education Association, Area Education Agencies, the Urban Education Network and the Parent Teacher Association.

Branstad says he inherited a financial mess and voters want him to straighten it out.

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

You may also like

Missing Woman Found In Jackson County

12/23/2014 2:17 PM

The body of a woman who hadn't been seen since Monday afternoon was found Tuesday.

Full Story
Ian Keisacker Has Passed Away

12/22/2014 9:44 AM

According to his family, 12-year-old Ian Keisacker has passed away after a six-year battle with cancer.

Full Story
Prepackaged Caramel Apples Linked To 5 Deaths

12/19/2014 10:43 AM

Health officials are warning consumers to avoid pre-packaged caramel apples. It's because the apples have been linked to four deaths and more than...

Full Story
Identities Released In Rapid City Shooting

12/21/2014 2:27 PM

Police say Officer Anthony Meirose was standing in the door when he was attacked by a knife-wielding man. Meirose shot the man multiple times.

Full Story
Officer Involved Shooting Leaves One Dead

12/20/2014 11:30 PM

A person in Rapid City is dead after being shot by a police officer when they charged and threatened the officer with a knife.

Full Story


Events