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November 29, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Gladie Hagen presented BOLD School Board members with a 328-signature petition urging them to keep John Dotson as Superintendent of Schools, and rescind a previous action not to extend his contract. "Please do not spend district funds to hire a search firm when we already have a highly qualified superintendent in Mr. Dotson," she told board members Monday.
Petition asks BOLD to keep superintendent
November 29, 2017 - 6:27am
November 28, 2017
Al Habib Ullah, a graduate student at North Dakota State University, may be forced to drop out of school if the House GOP tax plan becomes law. It would tax tuition waivers received by graduate assistants. Blake Gumprecht / Forum News Service
House tuition waiver tax plan could be devastating for grad students
November 28, 2017 - 7:58pm
November 27, 2017
Brice, an inmate at NERCC, shares details of his life with Lake Superior College students during a recent sociology class held at the center. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
An inside education: Lake Superior College part of Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program
November 27, 2017 - 6:00am
November 26, 2017
Students in Joe Borak's first-grade class at Hermantown Elementary School sit on the floor in their individual scooped seats while working on an exercise on their computers on Nov. 14, 2017, in Hermantown, Minn. Hermantown is one of many area schools using flexible seating in an attempt to make it easier for students to pay attention. Bob King / Forum News Service
Young students say goodbye to desks, hello to scoop rockers
November 26, 2017 - 6:00am
November 25, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Community Christian School fifth-grade students Micah Nelson, left, and Pearl Bailey put their prior training into use and interact with customers Wednesday at Pizza Ranch in Willmar. Students from the Willmar school worked in the restaurant's dining room as part of a class project that also included writing resumes and participating in job interviews.
Class project offers job experience: CCS fifth-graders learn future lessons working at Pizza Ranch
November 25, 2017 - 6:04am
November 23, 2017
Mitchell-Hamline hybrid law students Brian Kennedy and Briana al Taqatqa are pictured in the school's auditorium on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (Matthew Weber / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
First graduates emerge from Minnesota's 'hybrid' law school
November 23, 2017 - 7:49pm
August Tarlizzo, 10, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, and his classmates at Scandia Elementary School like to play football during recess. But without lines marking sidelines and endzone of the football field, he said it could be hard to keep track of who was in and out of bounds and whether touchdowns counted. (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
Minn. students practice persuasion on the guy at the top: the superintendent
November 23, 2017 - 5:56am
November 22, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Principal Gretchen Baumgarn, left, and Assistant Principal Melissa Wilson walk Nov. 15 outside the new Lakeland Elementary School in Willmar. The school opens in January.
Long-awaited move to Willmar's Lakeland Elementary will begin next month
November 22, 2017 - 6:40am
November 21, 2017
High school zombie homework causes controversy
November 21, 2017 - 12:42pm
November 20, 2017
Duluth East High School senior Matthew Campbell talks about his experience of depression to the junior class at East Thursday morning, Nov. 16. Campbell shared his story through a speech he wrote for the speech team. (Bob King / Forum News Service)play button
'Depression is not your identity': Duluth student shares struggles with mental illness, advocates for more resources
November 20, 2017 - 6:00am
November 18, 2017
Minnesota voters supported 82 percent of tax levies in November
November 18, 2017 - 12:23pm
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December 10, 2014
Willmar could not share Chad Akerson investigation with Ashby School District
December 10, 2014 - 4:39pm
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December 10, 2014 - 10:36am
December 9, 2014
NLS levy to drop in 2015
December 9, 2014 - 10:41pm
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