Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Bangor School District

Bangor lineman Grant Manke (76) takes on an Edgar blocker on his way to the ball carrier during a 2017 WIAA Division 7 football playoff game. Manke and the Cardinals edged Edgar in the snowy match-up and went on to capture the 2017 Division 7 state championship - the second for Bangor is three seasons. Manke announced earlier this year that he will continue his football career in college at Winona State University. Herald photo by Nate Beier.
Monday, May 11, 2020 - 11:00am
After stellar gridiron careers in high school, a pair of Bangor’s big boys are ready to tackle football at the collegiate level. Standouts on both the offensive and defensive lines for the Cardinals over the past three seasons, seniors Michael Reed and Grant Manke have committed to continue playing...
Bangor’s Ashlie Lockington soars through the air on her way to a first-place finish in the triple jump at the 2018 Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association State Track and Field Championships her junior year. The track meet would be Lockington’s last in a Bangor uniform, as a knee injury in basketball kept her sidelined her entire senior season. Herald photo by Nate Beier.
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 9:30am
This spring was supposed to be a rebirth of sorts for Bangor graduate Ashlie Lockington. The high school track standout was looking forward to her first sports season in better than a year as a freshman on the Winona State University track and field team. Lockington, a talented three-sport athlete...
Bangor District Librarian Kate Olson uploads a new video every weekday, reading picture books to kids and families during the school closure. Herald photo by Nicole Vik.
Monday, April 27, 2020 - 10:11am
One of Kate Olson’s favorite things about being the district librarian for Bangor schools is sitting in her rocking chair in the elementary school reading stories to kids. With a statewide school closure, Olson wanted to figure out how to continue making that personal connection with students.  “My...
Monday, March 23, 2020 - 10:08am
The COVID-19 pandemic is constantly changing and there is a lot of uncertainty about the situation as it continues to evolve. On March 17, Gov. Evers ordered that all schools be closed for the duration of the public health emergency and directed the Department of Health Services (DHS) to issue an...
West Salem-Bangor sophomore Evan Wolfe (right) scored a 15-1 major decision over Campbellsport senior Roman Skorupa (left) to advance to the Division 2 quarterfinals at 126 pounds. Wolfe and Tomah’s Marques Fritsche, who opened with back-to-back wins, remain in title contention at the WIAA state wrestling tourney in Madison. Herald photo by Derek Montgomery.
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 12:24pm
Tomah’s Marques Fritsche and West Salem-Bangor’s Evan Wolfe remain in state title contention after the opening day of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association State Wrestling Championships Thursday. Fritsche earned back-to-back wins Thursday to advance to the Division 1 semifinals at 170...
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:59am
The Bangor School District will once again be hosting the Cardinal Hall of Distinction Induction Ceremony, honoring three community members who have served or contributed to the district. Helen Friel, Conrad McClurg and Karen Althoff will be inducted during a ceremony to be held at Bangor High...
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 9:10am
Bangor School District recently approved its 2019-20 District SMART goals. The SMART goals framework is a tool that schools can use to create effective goals and action plans to help teachers and students improve throughout the school year. SMART is an acronym for Specific, Measureable, Attainable...
Bangor Middle School science teacher Matt Reagan demonstrates to the school board some of the robots built by Bangor seventh grade students. Herald photo by Nicole Vik.
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 10:29am
Bangor Middle School science teacher Matt Regan gave a presentation and a demonstration to the school board members last week regarding middle school robotics, giving them insight into some fun things he has been working on with his students. “One of the things that Matt has been doing is branching...
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 9:50am
Representative Steve Doyle recently attended the regular Bangor School Board meeting to educate board members and administrators on the state budget and answer any lingering questions or concerns. Earlier this year, Governor Tony Evers released the proposed Wisconsin State Budget. “Fair Funding for...
Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul poses with Kennedy Hamilton and her parents Nathan and Amber Hamilton at the assembly last week. Herald photos by Nicole Vik.
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 10:14am
It was a big surprise for young Kennedy Hamilton, a fifth grader at Bangor Elementary School, when Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul announced last week that Hamilton had won the statewide “Bring Our Missing Children Home” poster contest. In past years, Bangor Elementary has produced six first-...


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