Fitness center use still open to public
By Ken AndersonNews Correspondent
The YMCA wellness and recreation facilities at Northland Pines High School will shift from Y oversight to school district control after a recommendation from an ad hoc committee was approved by the school board Monday night.
The facility, located at the Northland Pines High School fitness center overlooking the field house, will be known as Pines Community Wellness Center.
The school board discussed three options for the facility, including continuing the current relationship, but recognized the Y was losing money and would have to reduce open hours. The second option was having the district subcontract with the Y to operate the fitness center. The third option, and the one selected by