Schools closed in Preston and West Side school districts

The long Thanksgiving Day holiday weekend is one day longer than earlier anticipated. All schools in the Preston School District are closed Tuesday because of anticipated strong blizzard conditions. A full day of school had been scheduled but no school was planned for Wednesday. Now schools are closed until after the holiday weekend on Monday, November 29.There is also no school in the West Side School District. Superintendent Melvin Beutler told KVNU that schools will not re-open until Monday because no school had been scheduled Wednesday. He says it was determined that closing schools early was a good decision because of an expected major winter storm with blizzard conditions.

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