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October 2, 2017
Lily Farrell (left) talks to her mother, Lacey Farrell (right), about how she felt when she was allegedly asked to change her clothes three days in a row at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)play button
'It made me feel ugly inside': MN family seeks clarification after teacher told student to change clothes 3 days in a row
October 2, 2017 - 3:31pm
June 28, 2017
Schools and students published June 29, 2017
June 28, 2017 - 9:57pm
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
February 7, 2017
Schools and students published Feb. 7
February 7, 2017 - 10:43am
January 20, 2017
Jacqualyn Hickey, Benson Schools psychologist, speaks this week to an educators' gathering about the restorative justice approach the Benson School District has undertaken. 

Tom Cherveny / Tribune
Benson Schools launch restorative justice approach
January 20, 2017 - 7:23am
December 17, 2016
A student at Kennedy Elementary School   in Willmar boards the bus after classes dismissed at 1:20 p.m. Friday because of weather conditions.

Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Early release for area schools Friday
December 17, 2016 - 10:32am
November 1, 2016
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Divine Home Care employees wait to distribute bags of candy Monday to students who ride the bus after school from the New London-Spicer School District to Willmar.play button
Divine Home Care trick-or-treat
November 1, 2016 - 8:56am
September 19, 2016
Police blocked streets in some areas of downtown Farmington on Monday, Sept. 19. At around 9:35 a.m., the Farmington Police posted that the incident had been cleared.
Man shooting at squirrels puts Farmington schools on lockdown
September 19, 2016 - 12:56pm
August 26, 2016
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
August 26, 2016 - 1:31pm
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
June 14, 2016
New London-Spicer teachers, school board approve Q Comp plan
June 14, 2016 - 11:56pm
May 20, 2016
This map shows where the new school will be located. School officials have said they hope to have the new attendance boundaries drawn by this fall, so families will know where their children will be going to school in the 2017-18 school year. (TRIBUNE FILE)
Willmar schools work on attendance boundaries for new elementary building
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
April 27, 2016
Litchfield school Superintendent Daniel Frazier says Wednesday that rural Minnesota students need high-speed internet service. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Minnesota broadband internet debate centers on cost, students, businesses
April 27, 2016 - 11:17pm
Litchfield school Superintendent Daniel Frazier says Wednesday that rural Minnesota students need high-speed internet service. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Minnesota broadband internet debate centers on cost, students, businesses
April 27, 2016 - 11:16pm