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July 28, 2016
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
July 28, 2016 - 3:06pm
July 19, 2016
Minnesota college to offer live streamed courses
July 19, 2016 - 7:56am
July 13, 2016
Board, teachers to try again for contract settlement in Willmar
July 13, 2016 - 12:15am
July 11, 2016
School Board approves floor plan for Willmar Senior High addition
July 11, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 23, 2016
Margaret Biggerstaff, coordinator for the West Central Achievement and Integration Collaboration, demonstrates ways to help students learn math differently during a summer program involving seven area school district. The first session was held in the New London-Spicer School District. The second session begins in August in Willmar. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Area summer program makes sense of math
June 23, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 16, 2016
MACCRAY School Board members are pursuing a single-campus plan for the school district. The East Elementary in Raymond is shown above. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
MACCRAY to pursue single campus
June 16, 2016 - 11:57pm
Contractors are making good progress on science classroom additions at Willmar Middle School. The additions are expected to be complete in December. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Work progresses on Willmar’s school projects
June 16, 2016 - 11:47pm
June 15, 2016
Willmar School Board balances budget for the first time in years
June 15, 2016 - 11:52pm
Unfunded school mandates questioned
June 15, 2016 - 11:46pm
June 14, 2016
New London-Spicer teachers, school board approve Q Comp plan
June 14, 2016 - 11:56pm
June 13, 2016
The first earth movers for the new elementary school on Lakeland Drive Southeast in Willmar flip dirt skyward during a groundbreaking ceremony Monday afternoon. Quam Construction of Willmar will start site preparation and utilities work next week. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Kids help with Willmar elementary school groundbreaking
June 13, 2016 - 11:23pm
June 9, 2016
MACCRAY School Board members are keeping options for a single-campus and a three-campus system on the table. The three-campus option would call for pre-kindergarten to third-grade elementary schools in Maynard and Raymond and grades 5-12 on the junior and senior high school campus in Clara City. The East Elementary in Raymond is shown above. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
MACCRAY to survey residents on school district building plans
June 9, 2016 - 11:12pm
June 5, 2016
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, DFL-Minn. speaks Sunday during Willmar Senior High School graduation ceremony. He came to introduce graduate Muna Abdulahi, who was a page for the Senate last summer in Washington, D.C. "I was very impressed with her poise and her intelligence," he told the crowd. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
U.S. Sen. Al Franken appears at Willmar Senior High School graduation
June 5, 2016 - 11:53pm
YMCA staffer Courtney Baeyen sits Tuesday with Tawon George in a kindergarten class at L.C. Elementary School, where she works with children from a low-income apartment complex in Maplewood. The YMCA gives special attention to the kids, walking with them half a mile to school,  helping in the classrooms, playground and cafeteria, and then running a program back home after school until 6 pm. (SCOTT TAKUSHI | PIONEER PRESS)
White Bear YMCA partners with school to support students
June 5, 2016 - 11:11pm
June 2, 2016
Muna Abdulahi, a U.S. Senate Page last summer in Washington, D.C., will be introduced by Sen. Al Franken at Sunday’s Willmar High School commencement. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Sen. Franken to introduce graduate at Willmar High School commencement
June 2, 2016 - 11:26pm