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April 8, 2016
Spencer Ketola received his diploma from School Board Member Paul Borg during the Class of 2015 graduation last year. In 2015, William Kelley Schools' graduation rate was just more than 97 percent. (News-Chronicle file photo)
WKS graduation rates exceed state goals
April 8, 2016 - 4:00am
March 4, 2016
William Kelley Schools first-graders sit near a chickadee feeding station in Tettegouche State Park set up by master naturalist Shannon Pieper. The class has studied chickadees in their classroom and enjoyed a chance to see the animals up close and even hold them. (Photo courtesy Mary Jo Taintor)
WKS first-graders make trip to Tettegouche State Park
March 4, 2016 - 4:00am
February 26, 2016
Two Harbors seniors Willem Bohrer (left) and Brynn Torgerson work on their team's robot Monday night at the high school. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)play button
High school robotics teams prepare for competition in Duluth
February 26, 2016 - 4:00am
February 12, 2016
Ghanaian teacher works with Two Harbors students
February 12, 2016 - 4:00am
School Board continues to discuss possibility of sharing Crandall with Cook County
February 12, 2016 - 4:00am
Board approves resurfacing Minnehaha playground
February 12, 2016 - 4:00am
November 13, 2015
School board contemplates expanded Pre-K program
November 13, 2015 - 11:35am
October 30, 2015
Renee Swardstrom (left) and Mary Uremovich sail the Black Pearl on Lake Superior's chilly waters during Two Harbors High School's annual cardboard boat races. (News-Chronicle photo  by Jamey Malcomb)
Two Harbors physics students have boatload of fun
October 30, 2015 - 12:39am
Yarrow Mead, a 2013 graduate of William Kelley Schools, works with a welding torch to create a pair of old-fashioned handcuffs for Hamline University's 2014 production of MacBeth. (Photo courtesy of Hamline University Box Office)
Finland native learns new, gory skills as prop designer
October 30, 2015 - 12:16am
May 15, 2015
The William Kelley High School Jazz Band plays Uptown Funk.
WKHS band premieres new piece
May 15, 2015 - 1:22pm
December 6, 2013
Robotics season kicks off
December 6, 2013 - 2:21pm
William Kelley Schools counselor Ashley Belanger, school board member Carol Youngberg from North Shore Federal Credit Union, and WKS principal Joe Nicklay accept a grant from Mark Summers, president of NSFCU to fund a BackPack food program in Silver Bay.
North Shore Federal Credit Union supports BackPack Program in Silver Bay
December 6, 2013 - 2:20pm
October 11, 2013
Drew Christensen, Owen Cruikshank, Courtney Anderson, Krista Keranen, and University of California-Berkeley professor, Dr. Alexei Filippenko, and Lane Schraufnagel attended the Noel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College last week.
THHS students reach for the stars at Nobel Conference
October 11, 2013 - 4:52pm
October 10, 2013
Fifth-grade teacher Tom Frericks shows William Kelley kindergartners how to plant strawberry plants. Student-tended gardens at the school, which were first installed in 2009, are growing rapidly with Frericks' support. They grow close to a dozen varieties of vegetables, strawberries and raspberries. Photo by Michelle Ketola.
Lake County students get their hands dirty
October 10, 2013 - 5:34pm
October 4, 2013
Ajha Hansen and Mikayla Pierce inspect a critter they found during life science class last week. The Two Harbors High School seventh-graders spent three days outside with their class observing the ecosystem of a pond on school property. While intended for storm water management, the ponds are also used for instructional purposes. Photo by LaReesa Sandretsky
Storm water ponds act as instructional tool
October 4, 2013 - 1:03pm