Uproar initiates change
Normalcy has returned to the Mahnomen School District.
Attendance at Monday's board meeting was back to a couple dozen, from more than 80 at a raucous April meeting when the board let first-year High School Principal Susan Ninham go.
The board's decision to not renew Ninham's contract set off an outcry from some residents, who felt she was penalized for her advocacy for native students.
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