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Wednesday, 2013 Aug 14th

The two measures are the latest efforts to safeguard students and staff in the wake of last year’s shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut.

Auditions on Monday for Saline Area Players annual show at Rentschler Farm.

Students and colleagues gathered to honor departing Saline High School vocal music teacher Norma Freeman Tuesday night at the Saline Area Schools Board of Education meeting.

Freeman worked for 19 years in the district. In that span, Freeman’s students earned 91 medals in state competitions.

Saline Area Schools is sharing the results of a Site Level Climate Survey asking staff, parents and students to provide feedback about critical school-level issues and district initiatives. The district will use the survey data as a baseline to inform long-term district goals.

Tuesday, 2013 Aug 13th

According to Board President Holden, the board will review Graden's pay and reward him for the "measurable success" the district has enjoyed.

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in tracking down a suspect in a reported attempted child abduction in Ypsilanti.

The fifth annual Great Gatsby Regatta – a fundraising gala to be held in downtown Saline on August 20, 2013 – will benefit the men’s and women’s varsity rowing club at Saline High School.

Incumbents Linda TerHaar and James Roth are joined by Terri Sibo-Koenig on the ballot.

It wouldn't be a summer festival in Saline without a famous local fiddle group and our renowned twirling troupe.

A month after hiring 17 teachers, the district is hiring 5 more.

Monday, 2013 Aug 12th

Stephen Irey was an avid golfer, sports fanatic, and enjoyed physical fitness.

The streets of Saline were lined with hot rods, antique gas guzzlers, high-tech electric cars and the people who love them Saturday at Summerfest.

The Friends of the Saline Area Fire Department served 520 chicken dinners at Summerfest Saturday and are about halfway to raising enough funds to buy new thermal imaging cameras for the department.

A Noble Road barn caught fire Monday afternoon.

Police also said alcohol, drugs and phone use are not believed to be a factor in the crash.

Here is our second weekly post of videos you may have missed!


We've had some great content come up on SCTN since our last post, and even more on the way. Look for coverage of Summerfest in the next week to come, but in the mean time check out these videos you may have missed!


The Saline Rec Center helped produce their monthly update, encouraging kids to sign up for camp as well as encouraging job seekers to apply at the Rec Center:



Saturday, 2013 Aug 10th

The Saline Summerfest Arts & Crafts Show continues Saturday on South Ann Arbor Street.

The show features a strong contingent of local artists and crafters, who are pictured in our gallery.

Here is the full list of 2013 Participating Artists