The district's superintendent said she will review the social studies curriculum to make sure that all students learn why incidents like the Jan. 11 hanging of a dark-skinned doll are unacceptable.
Updated: January 24, 2013, - 08:44 AM
A group of black community activists and several Washburn High School parents and alumni Tuesday criticized how the district handled an incident in which a dark-skinned doll was hung by a string, saying they want more information about how it unfolded.
Updated: January 22, 2013, - 09:04 PM
Co-author says the program has "white flight effect" on city schools.
Updated: January 19, 2013, - 07:36 AM
A dark-skinned doll dangled by a string in a stairwell last week spawned anger and calls for dialogue.
Updated: January 17, 2013, - 10:57 PM
Failure to yield, other lapses by both drivers and bikers lead to motor vehicle-bicycle collisions, a 10-year analysis of Minneapolis crash reports found.
Updated: January 15, 2013, - 09:35 PM
Minnetonka bucks the trend by providing support for teachers seeking to meet national standards for their profession.
Updated: January 10, 2013, - 10:42 PM
Work is "coming down the home stretch" on water main that broke last Thursday, leading to a 14-million-gallon spill.
Updated: January 08, 2013, - 10:47 AM
In Minneapolis, the end of domination by at-large members means parents have someone nearby to call. But some worry about parochialism.
Updated: January 06, 2013, - 11:29 PM
A major water main break in downtown Minneapolis flooded streets and cut off water to a substantial swath of the city just before rush hour Thursday afternoon, forcing workers in businesses left without plumbing to head home early, snarling traffic and disrupting nightlife.
Updated: January 04, 2013, - 08:36 PM