HPS to hire negotiator despite concerns
The Havre Public School Districts are taking the first steps in preparing for negotiations with district employee unions next spring.
At Tuesday night's Board of Trustees meeting, Superintendent Andy Carlson recommended that the board hire the Montana School Board Association's Director of Personnel Services Andy Sever to represent the district in the talks.
While the board eventually passed the request, a few concerns were raised in the preceding discussion.
Trustee Mark Magelssen, the only one to vote against the hiring, began the discussion by asking how much this would cost the schoo...