Michael Goot

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Reporter for The Post-Star, covering the city of Glens Falls, town and village of Lake George and northern Warren County communities.

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Michael Goot

It is school budget season and we are writing about the spending plans. I covered the Fort Edward school board meeting to learn about their shared services study and they also adopted the budget. I wrote stories based upon the meeting and the materials handed out.

Michael Goot

The tax rate increase would be over 30 percent if the tentative assessment of the property in the district holds at $112 million.

Michael Goot

What were the false accusations and lies?

Michael Goot

Retention in the past has been a problem. Officers seem to leave to go to the Warren County Sheriff's Office or State Police. This recent group has stuck around - for now.

Michael Goot

We reported on the state audits thoroughly. Evelyn Wood resigned of her own free will.

Michael Goot

Any indication why these people left? More money? Better support?

Michael Goot

Most of the superintendents in the 31-district BOCES were at this breakfast meeting, and members of school boards as well.

Michael Goot

I usually use those benchmarks because those are the first and last years that students will take those tests. Data for all grades is available at the New York State Education Department data site.

Michael Goot

I would be more than happy to write about this people would be forthcoming and go on the record.

Michael Goot

Yes, there are upgrades to the lighting and sound system planned as part of the work there.