| School year gets 1 day shorter|
The school board approved a proposal this week to end the school year on May 17, one day earlier than planned, and begin the 2018-19 school year a week later than usual.
| Dog retrieved from Leeker’s|
The store contacted the city, and the animal control officer removed the dog — a brown and white husky — without incident.
| 18-year-old hurt in one-car wreck|
An 18-year-old Whitewater woman was in critical condition this week after she was ejected from her vehicle early March 10 northwest of Valley Center.