A benefit raffle for Amy Klain, 12-year-old daughter of Alan and Mary Klain of rural Turtle Lake, will be held at the Turtle Lake School on Tuesday, Jan. 19, during the Turtle Lake-Mercer-McClusky vs. Underwood double header girls/boys basketball games, starting at 3 p.m., in Turtle Lake.
Before even tackling any new business at Monday’s city commission meeting, Underwood’s city commissioners found themselves transferring money from one of the city funds to another, rather than cashing in some CDs to make up for year-end deficits.
With the goal of absolutely sticking to the $2 million or less sticker price of a new addition to the school, the Underwood School Board members are planning a meeting with the construction manager hired to work on the project this Monday to iron out the plans.
The city approved a change order and payment #10 for the nearly-finished floodwater project, doling out $58,900 to Weisz Engineering and $174,000 to Moore Engineering at Wednesday’s meeting, moving another step closer to an actual finished floodwater project.
A wintertime visitor has been visiting the students and staff members of the Underwood Elementary School lately, making the rounds from room to room, going on different adventures each day.