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Hurley to decide when school will start in August


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HURLEY — The Hurley school board will decide the start of the school year and the fate of the fall sports season at its regular meeting in August.

The unanimous decision on Monday came after school administrator Kevin Genisot recommended the regular meeting date of Aug. 17, as opposed to an Aug. 5 special meeting that was proposed in June. This would give the 12-member special committee that includes the Iron County health officer opportunity to assess all available information to determine if an in-school start is feasible as opposed to options o...