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Families got to meet some farm animals March 18, 2017, at Ag Day at the Pavilion in Sioux Falls, S.D. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Thousands participate in Ag Day at the Pavilion
3 hours 3 min ago
Isaac Beland, 10, left, and Zach Kroke, 10, smile as they find a seat in a tractor wheel during a field trip to Drees Farm in Merrifield Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
School kids visit farm
4 hours 33 min ago
March 24, 2017
Tribune file photo 

Benson School Board members are working to prioritize the district's facilities needs after voters rejected an $18.7 million bond measure in May 2015. The cafeteria was among the areas targeted for improvements in the 2015 plan.
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
March 24, 2017 - 6:29am
Benson School Board members voted nearly one year ago to close the indoor pool at the end of the 2015-2016 school year rather than invest in new lighting for it. A group of citizens in Benson is still hoping to persuade the Benson School Board that the school’s indoor swimming pool is too valuable an asset to lose. (Tribune file photo)
Benson citizens group continues to advocate for school pool
March 24, 2017 - 6:24am
March 22, 2017
Minnesota State says students need more emergency cash aid, food support, child care grants
March 22, 2017 - 4:54pm
March 20, 2017
Julia (center) first appeared online and in printed materials as a part of Sesame Street's See Amazing in all Children initiative. She'll now appear on TV as well. From left, Elmo, Alan Muraoka, Julia, Abby Cadabby and Big Bird.
Zach Hyman/Sesame Workshop
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
March 20, 2017 - 3:46pm
Former U of M researcher awarded $1 in sexual harassment case
March 20, 2017 - 12:43pm
March 16, 2017
Rep. Jenifer Loon, R-Eden Prairie, chair of the Minnesota House of Representatives Education Finance Committee, updates Brainerd area educators and school administrators about goings-on in the Minnesota Legislature during a meeting Feb.10, 2016, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Minnesota House advances changes to teacher layoff rules
March 16, 2017 - 8:15pm
March 15, 2017
The sun peaks from between clouds Jan. 1, 2017, to illumine the Minnesota Capitol, which will host the new legislative session beginning Tuesday, Jan. 3. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Seniority-based teacher layoffs debate to reignite at Minnesota Capitol
March 15, 2017 - 8:36pm
Update: Jared Anez, 45, Willmar School Board chairman and businessman, dies unexpectedly
March 15, 2017 - 5:49am
March 14, 2017
Jared Anez, chairman of the Willmar School Board, died unexpectedly Tuesday.
March 14: Willmar School Board Chairman Anez dies unexpectedly
March 14, 2017 - 7:09pm
Kindergartners at Moorhead (Minn.) Probstfield Elementary School play with an Imagination Playground set in the gymnasium on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. The Moorhead School District received a grant of $38,409 from the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee to buy six of the sets for its kindergarten through sixth-grade schools. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
Minn. communities, schools seeing benefits of being Super Bowl hosts
March 14, 2017 - 3:50pm
The upper floor of the MACCRAY East Elementary in Raymond is closed to students. While there are facility issues in Raymond and Maynard, Superintendent Brian Koslofsky told the Clara City Economic Development Authority that he does not anticipate state intervention at this point.  (Tribune file photo)
Clara City EDA discusses MACCRAY discord
March 14, 2017 - 6:26am
Willmar board sets 2017-18 school calendar
March 14, 2017 - 5:45am
March 13, 2017
Letter: Urdahl is a champion for education
March 13, 2017 - 12:51pm