District Prepared Press Releases
December 4, 2018: Local Businesses Show Support in a Big Way for New High School
December 10, 2018: Owatonna School Board Accepts Task Force Recommendation
January 15, 2019: High School Tours Open To The Public
April 5, 2019: Business Support continues with Mayo Clinic Health Services
May 6, 2019: Business Support for New High School Continues
May 14, 2019: Building Bond Referendum: Polling Locations and Unofficial Election Results
May 15, 2019: Owatonna District Voters Reject School Funding Request for a New High School


Owatonna People's Press Articles
August 10, 2018: Focus centered on high school as new facilities task force holds first meeting
September 19, 2018: Community Task force on facilities meets for final time before delivering mid-process update to school board next week
September 25, 2018: School board certifies preliminary levy for 2019-2020 academic
term
October 12, 2018: Community has its say on destiny of OHS during public input
session
October 23, 2018: Owatonna school board adds work session in December to consider recommendations of community task force on
facilities
November 14, 2018: Survey results provide valuable data for facilities task force

November 21, 2018: Task force to recommend new high school for Owatonna
November 28, 2018: Owatonna school board presented with recommendation for new high school, audit and enrollment report during Monday Meeting

January 12, 2019: Year In Review No. 6: Ballot Bound: Owatonna school district begins referendum process for new school
February 14, 2019: Wenger Foundation to support construction of new high school worth $2 million

School Board Meeting- Recorded Video
September 24, 2018: Task Force Mid-Process Board Update
November 26, 2018: Task Force Recommendation

Additional Media
February 8, 2018: Wenger joins local businesses to support education
March 24, 2019: Businesses' donations help drop cost of Owatonna school referendum (Star Tribune)
March 25, 2019: Donations lower Owatonna school bond referendum to $116M (MPR News)