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STUDENTS in Mary Softing's class interviewed past Audubon graduates for the school's history project.

LPA Elementary launches school history project

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Next summer, the original 1922 school building at Lake Park-Audubon Elementary in Audubon is scheduled for demolition, to make way for a new addition.


But as LP-A Elementary Principal Sam Skaaland pointed out earlier this week, there are those who will mourn the passing of this piece of Audubon's history -- which is part of the reason why the school has initiated a yearlong project to preserve it, at least in written form.

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Vicki Gerdes
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