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Shortfall hits Moorhead High School athletics: Coaching cuts, fee hikes are possible

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MOORHEAD - A budget shortfall could cause Moorhead High School to cut the jobs of some assistant coaches.

As the school district aims to trim $4.9 million in spending to help balance its budget, the activities department will likely lose a third of its budget for next season.


With about 80 percent of the current roughly $750,000 budget going towards coaching salaries, some tough decisions will need to be made in the next few months.

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