Luverne says thanks – but no thanks – to state's 'Snow Day Relief Bill'

Gov. Tim Walz signed legislation that allows school districts to count snow days as instructional time without loss of state funding.

However many districts, including Luverne, are opting not to use the pass, since they will still be required to pay staff for the contracted school days.

In Luverne’s case, staff compensation for the waived school days would be $10,000 per day.


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