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Education Minnesota president Denise Specht told the crowd of Pequot Lakes teachers and supporters, “I really wish we were here celebrating a new contract.” The district is one of 30 in the state yet to settle a contract with teachers out of more than 330. Photo by Chelsey Perkins

Pequot Lakes teachers' union holds rally


Around 90 Pequot Lakes teachers and 50 supporters rallied Tuesday, June 3, to show support for reaching a fair settlement on contracts with the school district.

The rally at Breezy Point Resort featured speeches from local politicians and Education Minnesota's president, Denise Specht. Numerous union representatives from other area schools also attended.

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