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Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
Fans gather to celebrate Dylan’s 75th birthday at his childhood home in Duluth
Teen banned from graduation 'not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral'
UMD lab helping combat raspberry-devouring pest
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
NFL eases celebration rules. One player already planning a TD party
Murphy: Michael Floyd the fresh face of old news at Vikings camp
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
David J. Peterson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
Mom upset after bus makes unannounced stop at Dairy Queen on last day of school
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - Jackie Marks thought her third-grader would be home by 1:30 last Tuesday afternoon, the last day of school. South Point...
14 hours 29 min ago
May 22, 2017
Cheers to the class of 2017: Unique grad gifts that keep on giving
FARGO — Ditch the cliche card and personalized mug. Save money on the flowers. When your grad walks across the podium to accept their diploma,...
May 22, 2017 - 12:30pm
May 21, 2017
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
It was September when a fellow Brainerd High School student asked 15-year-old Camryn what she thought of President Donald Trump.
May 21, 2017 - 7:25pm
May 20, 2017
GOP lawmakers object to 'toolkit' for transgender students
BEMIDJI — Some Bemidji-area lawmakers object to a draft of the state's new "toolkit" for school districts to address K-12 students who are transgender or do not conform to the gender binary.
May 20, 2017 - 3:54pm
May 19, 2017
Letter: The value of preschool diversity
Educators have always believed our students benefit when they learn alongside people unlike themselves. Diversity makes them happier, stronger...
May 19, 2017 - 9:16am
May 18, 2017
Dayton, GOP Legislature at odds as budget talks pause
ST. PAUL—It is not a good day in the Minnesota Capitol. Legislative leaders and Gov. Mark Dayton broke off budget talks late Wednesday,...
May 18, 2017 - 7:41pm
These are the K-12 education programs Trump wants to eliminate
Mental health services. Civics and arts programs. International education and language studies. Anti-bullying activities. Gifted and talented...
May 18, 2017 - 3:30pm
May 17, 2017
Trump's first full education budget: Deep cuts to public school programs in pursuit of school choice
Funding for college work-study programs would be cut in half, public-service loan forgiveness would end and hundreds of millions of dollars that...
May 17, 2017 - 3:14pm
May 15, 2017
Lawmakers hope teacher licensing changes enough to win Gov. Dayton's support
ST. PAUL—Members of a joint House and Senate committee made some last-minute changes Monday to a bill overhauling how Minnesota licenses educators in hopes it's enough of a compromise to win the signature of Gov. Mark Dayton. "I think if the governor does not sign this he doesn't...
May 15, 2017 - 9:08pm
May 14, 2017
New London-Spicer community service day
New London-Spicer Middle School sent students out to 20 different locations around the New London-Spicer area for the 23rd year. The volunteer...
May 14, 2017 - 10:26pm
Parents face a complex early-learning system in Minnesota
SOUTH ST. PAUL — Every summer, Connie Garling-Squire tries to contact all the families in the South St. Paul School District who have preschool-age...
May 14, 2017 - 7:12am
May 10, 2017
Parents request removal of book from NLS curriculum
NEW LONDON — Objections from several parents about the content of a book assigned to eighth-grade English students in the New London-Spicer...
May 10, 2017 - 9:58pm
May 9, 2017
Website: Fidget spinners now banned in 32 percent of nation’s largest schools
Within a matter of weeks, fidget spinners became one of the most in-demand items among school-aged kids. And almost just as quickly, the spinner...
May 9, 2017 - 12:40pm
Threat after Trump piñata incident prompts Colorado school to close
DENVER - A Colorado high school canceled classes on Monday following an unspecified online threat, authorities said, days after a Spanish teacher...
May 9, 2017 - 10:56am
May 8, 2017
Commentary: Positive changes for school lunches
Last week, the most popular article on agweek.com was the announcement of U.S. Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue's rollback of school lunch regulations...
May 8, 2017 - 7:44am