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3 dead in air ambulance crash in snowy conditions in central ND
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Women's college basketball: Another slow start hurts Lady Jays
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
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Congolese ambassador to visit Worthington later this month
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
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Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
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May 12, 2018
'A second home' for special students: Twin Cities-area school is the model for Fargo special education facility
BLAINE, Minn. — The Karner Blue Education Center doesn't look particularly special from the outside. Single-story, brown brick school....
May 12, 2018 - 4:31pm
April 6, 2018
Minnesota prosecutor sends drivers who don't stop for school buses to jail
ADA, Minn. — A local prosecutor here is taking an unusually hard stance on drivers who ignore stop arms on school buses — sending...
April 6, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 25, 2018
Who should pay? Duluth, other Minnesota districts advocate for changes in how special education expenses are covered
DULUTH — School districts throughout Minnesota have spent years dealing with a delicate issue: an obligation to help pay for the needs...
March 25, 2018 - 6:05am
March 10, 2018
School security: Is there such thing as too much?
ST. PAUL—How well-fortified do Minnesota's more than 2,000 public school buildings need to be? Should they all have armed guards? Locked...
March 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
February 6, 2018
Duluth schools remove 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' 'Huckleberry Finn' from curriculum due to racial slur
The novels "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" will no longer be required reading in the Duluth school district...
February 6, 2018 - 8:04pm
October 26, 2017
Duluth schools nearly out of reserve money, blames special ed troubles
DULUTH, Minn.—The Duluth school district is almost out of reserve cash. While the amount is not final, district CFO Doug Hasler said remaining funds are about $111,000, down from $2.4 million the prior year. An increase in special education costs for district resident students...
October 26, 2017 - 9:36pm
December 6, 2016
Feds end student aid for Globe U and MN School of Business
WOODBURY -- The U.S. Department of Education has announced that Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business will no longer be able to participate in the federal student aid program. In its announcement Tuesday, the department said students at both schools, which share the...
December 6, 2016 - 8:19pm
Paul Bang is HL-O's new superintendent
OKABENA -- Growing up during the 1970s in the sprawling western Minneapolis suburb of Edina, Paul Bang had never really heard of the small western...
July 6, 2016 - 8:41am
February 15, 2016
23 dead: Missiles hit three hospitals, school in Syrian towns
AMMAN — At least 23 civilians were killed when missiles hit three hospitals and a school in rebel-held Syrian towns Monday, residents said,...
February 15, 2016 - 2:17pm
December 9, 2015
Minnesota allows teachers ‘reasonable force’ to stop violence
ST. PAUL — Minnesota schools have detailed policies for how students should behave and what happens when they act out, but they are less clear about how educators should intervene when violence erupts. State law allows school staff to use “reasonable force” to prevent “bodily...
December 9, 2015 - 9:16pm
December 1, 2015
Many northeast Nigeria schools reopen despite fear of Boko Haram attacks
DAKAR — Hundreds of schools in northeast Nigeria have reopened for the first time in a year and a half, though many teachers and pupils are...
December 1, 2015 - 3:19pm
October 14, 2015
Run. Hide. Fight.
WORTHINGTON — Teachers at Prairie Elementary were the ones receiving an education Wednesday afternoon. Worthington Police Sgt. Brett Wiltrout...
October 14, 2015 - 9:15pm
August 27, 2015
Letter: Work continuing on research of old schools
By Rural Schools Heritage Preservation Committee -- Sandy Wood, Paul Hoffman, Roger Zarn, Pat Demuth, Jerry Fiola On behalf of the Nobles County Historical Society, we would like to express appreciation for the people who stopped by our Nobles County Fair booth to assist us with...
August 27, 2015 - 2:54pm
April 7, 2015
Public, private schools flourish in Edgerton
EDGERTON — Differences may tear some communities apart, but in Edgerton they bring them together. In a town of less than 1,200 people, the...
April 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
January 14, 2015
Flu, norovirus, Ebola, oh my!
ST. PAUL — Flu and norovirus cases increased last year just as the Ebola scare eased in Minnesota, creating one of the busiest infectious disease...
January 14, 2015 - 8:52pm