Plankinton residents to honor, mourn victims of 2000 explosionPLANKINTON — Ten years ago today, a propane explosion destroyed the Plankinton school and changed the community and school district.
It forever altered the lives of family members of the two men who died in the explosion and the Plankinton firefighter who was injured.
Today, the Plankinton School District Student Council will commemorate the event with a ceremony at 2 p.m. at the current school. The community is invited.
By: Melanie Brandert, The Daily Republic