Community Engagement

This is the Story Podcast

  • On Monday, May 3rd, Grand Forks Public Schools launched This is the Story, a podcast about the June 22, 2021 referendum. The referendum includes two questions - a bond for up to $86 million for school improvement projects and a 10-mill increase in the building fund. This referendum will impact every school facility in the city of Grand Forks for years to come.

    Several episodes - featuring teacher Melissa Buchhop, Executive Director of Special Education Dr. Tricia Lee, Principal Shari Bilden, Safety Coordinator Gina Wieler, Superintendent Dr. Terry BrennerScott Berge (business manager), and Chris Arnold (buildings and grounds director) - are now available on Spotify (LINK:, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more.

    Transcripts of each episode are available in the show notes, or description, of each episode.

    Are you ready for our guests to tell their story?