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March 16, 2018
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Sue Broberg lifts brothers Owen, left, and Collin Pilarski into the bus Friday morning in Willmar for a field trip through Willmar Community Education & Recreation.
Willmar area families take field trip to Crayola
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March 14, 2018
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March 14, 2018 - 10:01pm
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Ninth-grade student Ashley Del Real holds a sign naming the 17 victims of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting. She was among the 200 students who participated Wednesday morning in a walkout at Willmar Senior High School to raise awareness of gun violence in schools and to honor the 17 Florida victims. play button
'We should feel safe in school': Willmar students, others in region participate in National School Walkout
March 14, 2018 - 9:54pm
More than 40 Red Lake students head back to class on Wednesday, March 14, after attending a walkout in front of the school. The event was one of several held in the area and throughout the country to protest gun violence in schools. The walkout marked a month since the large-scale high school shooting in Parkland, Fla. March 21 also marks the 13th anniversary of the shooting at Red Lake High School that claimed the lives of eight people, including the shooter. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
At Red Lake, site of a 2005 school shooting, walkout carries deep significance
March 14, 2018 - 5:16pm
Willmar students participated in the National School Walkout on Wednesday morning.
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National School Walkout comes to Willmar and other schools
March 14, 2018 - 4:44pm
'Students have just had enough:' Walkouts planned across the nation one month after Florida shooting
March 14, 2018 - 9:05am
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Willmar School Board OKs $1.44M in contracts for Kennedy improvements
March 14, 2018 - 7:02am
March 13, 2018
Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul
Rate Minn. schools like restaurants? Parents want simplicity, teachers warn success is complex
March 13, 2018 - 9:22pm
March 12, 2018
FILE PHOTO: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during an event at the White House in Washington, Feb. 27, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
White House vows to help arm teachers, backs off raising age for buying guns
March 12, 2018 - 8:11am
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Officer Alex Anderson carries his lunch tray while first-grade student Kennsy De Jesus Barajas purchases her lunch Thursday in the Kennedy Elementary School cafeteria in Willmar.
An arresting good time: 'Lunch with a Cop' events happening at Willmar elementary schools
March 12, 2018 - 7:02am
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Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon speaks to Ken Heitzman’s history class Friday morning at Willmar Senior High School. Students in the class were able to ask Secretary Simon about his experience in politics and how to become more involved as younger citizens.
Election security is top of mind for state Secretary of State
March 12, 2018 - 6:35am
March 10, 2018
Students from across the Twin Cities marched down Marshall Avenue from St. Paul Central High School to the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul to demonstrate against gun violence Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
School security: Is there such thing as too much?
March 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
March 9, 2018
A teacher used the n-word and told students dating black people was 'not worth it,' district says
March 9, 2018 - 5:27pm
March 8, 2018
UMN wants another $10M to freeze in-state tuition
March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm