An increase in cases among Minnesota grade-schoolers has become national evidence that the pertussis vaccine loses effectiveness before children receive booster doses at ages 11 or 12.
Updated: March 11, 2013, - 05:58 AM
Early childhood education has emerged, nationally and in Minnesota, as a prized strategy to close the nation’s achievement gap and prepare a new generation to succeed in school and life.
Updated: March 10, 2013, - 07:04 AM
Edina teen advocates for newborn screening, pointing to his own case.
Updated: March 08, 2013, - 09:18 PM
The state faulted supervision, assessment at St. Cloud facility.
Updated: March 06, 2013, - 10:18 PM
Mentally ill patients’ consent is at the center of the controversy.
Updated: February 28, 2013, - 12:31 PM
Parents urge legislators to back Gov. Dayton's plan to increase funding for school-based mental health care.
Updated: February 12, 2013, - 11:19 PM
State accuses Lana Barnes of bilking Medicaid for home care of dying spouse.
Updated: February 11, 2013, - 06:08 AM
Why build a $50 million childbirth center when births and the number of women in their childbearing years are both in decline?
Updated: February 02, 2013, - 05:50 PM
Statewide toll of 113 is well above the 2009-2010 pandemic.
Updated: January 31, 2013, - 09:48 PM