(Published in the Echo Journal, February

(Published in the Echo Journal, February 16, 2022, 1t.) BOARD OF EDUCATION PINE RIVER-BACKUS PUBLIC SCHOOLS PINE RIVER, MINNESOTA JANUARY 10, 2022 SPECIAL MEETING A special meeting of the Board of Education was held January 10, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. in the High School Media Center with Chair Cunningham presiding. Members present: Katy Botz, Leslie Bouchonville, Wanda Carlson, Chris Cunningham, Roger D. Hoplin, David Sheley, Ryan Trumble and Superintendent Jonathan Clark. Motion by Carlson, second by Hoplin to approve the agenda. All voted aye and the motion carried. Discussion on the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administrations (OSHA) COVID-19 Vaccine or Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS). Motion by Cunningham, second by Sheley, to table action item 5.1 ‘Approve Policy 491 – Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination or Testing and Face Coverings’ until the February 7, 2022 regular board meeting or until the Supreme Court issues its’ ruling on the ETS. All voted aye and the motion carried. Chair Cunningham adjourned the meeting at 5:58 p.m. Wanda Carlson, Clerk Recorded by Cindy Felthous