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As states across the U.S. release vote totals for the presidential election, some social media users are falsely claiming that ballots are being invalidated in…
Parents are going the distance to enroll their children in schools that offer the programs and services they want, effectively redrawing the map of district boundaries in the process.
August visitors to northeastern Minnesota park may have had their credit card information compromised.
HBO announced Friday that it would not continue with the series "Mogadishu, Minnesota."
Chaska Troop 1554 makes toiletries, nonperishables available 24/7 to anyone in need.
Two Waconia High School teachers take part in Minnesota Business Education Network to help build a local workforce.
Hundreds of people gathered at the Lake Harriet Band Shell to honor the woman fatally shot last month by a Minneapolis police officer.
"It's frustrating to see test scores slowly increasing over time, but there's more to providing a student with a well-rounded education than can be seen in a test," Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius said in a statement.
Authorities have cleared an Apple Valley High School security guard after an altercation between students in June.Jason Rieck had been placed on leave by the…
Donna Harris, who received minor injuries in the blast, described her role as that of a shepherd who seeks to guide staffers toward making the best decisions for students.
The state would focus its attention on a small set of the lowest-performing schools, a plan that some critics says sets the bar too low.
Illegally passing a bus with its stop arm extended could result in a $500 fine, up from $300.
Students in Lakeville will have the chance to ride an electric school bus running on wind energy this school year.
A Friday night vigil was organized by a resident of the street where Kenneth Foster died last weekend.
Timothy Dorway sentenced to five years in prison, admits porn addiction.
Shakopee school leaders hope that new leader will help district heal after former Superintendent Rod Thompson resigned.
After a rally at Loring Park, protesters headed downtown to City Hall, where they delayed the mayor's news conference on the police chief's resignation.
Supporters cheered the draft kit to be sent to schools, while opponents predicted legal challenge.
The 20-year-old is accused of fatally shooting a juvenile male on June 25.
Lessons from the past offer surprising insights into New Prague's future.
High school graduation peaked in 2016 with 82.2 percent finishing school.
Head of school comes to Golden Valley from New Orleans.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources called it the first new-lake confirmation of 2017.
Eden Prairie schools superintendent to lead embattled arts agency.
A new report comparing school revenues and spending in each state shows how Minnesota stacks up
An investigation uncovered a history of Superintendent Rod Thompson misusing his district credit card, with more than $3,500 in personal purchases, including a TV and a trip to Nashville.
Dakota and Scott libraries partner with schools to give students fine-free library cards.
Shakopee watchdogs had raised questions over finances, credit-card use.
Police focus on purchases made with district card.
Victim was severely injured; police are still searching for assailant.
Richfield High School principal leverages data, dedication to improve graduation rates.
Muslim group says student was mistreated at Apple Valley High School.
The Anoka-Hennepin School District is closing a dark chapter in its history. The Department of Justice placed the district under a consent decree in 2012…
Koryne Horbal crusaded for women's rights, knocked down barriers and mentored countless young women.The feminist and political activist spent her life championing equality. She drafted…
More than 70 protesters screaming, "Shame on you," prompted Richfield school board members to retreat behind a closed door after their vote to terminate a district employee for wearing a Black Lives Matter T-shirt.
May 20 event aims to bring native culture to both students and community members.
Parents in the west-metro community took issue with the colors on the sign, which they felt focused on the gay and lesbian community. After hearing objections, school officials show support for unity effort.
Facing the pressure of for-profit developers, officials discuss how to help renters.
High school students turn to social media before they say "yes" to the prom dress.
Shakopee school board hires St. Paul firm for independent review.
Edina and Hopkins are the latest two school districts to break from a west metro desegregation district that once counted 11 member school districts.
Principal, custodian challenged students to find creative ways to get their peers to drink up.
New Prague student had a simple motive: "I wanted everyone to smile."
School board says $152K cost for Pacific Educational Group services is too high.
School president decried anti-Semitic posts, made public by an anti-hate speech group.
The superintendent's e-mail said that a miscalculation caused by "human error" meant that school officials had to cut spending for the rest of this school year and look hard at next year's budget.
An Eden Prairie student out-calculated the rest to claim this year's trophy.
Prosecutors have deferred charges against a 42-year-old man who allegedly evaded Champlin Park High School security to have sex with a 19-year-old special-needs student in the school.
Student's vision creates an opportunity for her peers to create music, learn the business.
A troublesome teacher shortage has Minnesota public schools fighting for hires and scrambling to hold on to newcomers.
Duluth police have arrested four people in connection with the shooting death of a St. Paul police sergeant’s 22-year-old son. A fifth suspect was already…
Disparities remain, but graduation rates were up for all in 2016.
It is only the fifth time that has happened in February.
Until his last days, Bennet Cyrus was shouting at the Minnesota Vikings. Cyrus was usually a calm man, but when football came on, he unleashed…
Minnesota school districts use training and insurance to guard against hackers.
Shakopee police investigating the circulation of inappropriate photos of multiple students at Shakopee High School.
Phishing scam may be using stolen W-2 forms to file phony tax forms.
What started as a friendship between the Edina and Hopkins superintendents has grown into an effort that has cut costs for their schools.
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, who was part of the lawsuit at the heart of Friday's decision, applauded the ruling in a statement. “Five federal…
One-fourth of new teachers leave within first three years, according to a new state report.
Support of private over public schools comes under fire in Minneapolis meeting.
Activists on both sides rally over scholarship bills.
It's part of a program to develop "authentic learning" to teach kids about careers in sciences.
A Champlin man is accused of fabricating a bond for Beverly Burrell, the Twin Cities woman charged in four overdose cases.
St. Louis Park High notifies families that others may need to be screened.
The Eastern Carver County school board will vote Jan. 23 to formally terminate Chanhassen High School principal Timothy Dorway's employment in the wake of child pornography charges against him.
Elements Massage in Roseville fired man after customer complaint.
Amid Friday's chaos at the Fort Lauderdale airport, Minnesotans Kevin and Leisa Baartman crouched inside luggage bins on the tarmac, confused and terrified.Moments earlier, the…
Planking, anyone? Twin Cities schools adapt to cold snap, keep kids indoors but active.
Minnesotans won big at a memorization contest in Chicago last week.
The Bell Museum shuts its doors this week and will reopen St. Paul in 2018.
School resource officer Beverly Price surprised Nicollet Middle School with a gift of instruments — just in time for the holidays.
New class at St. Anthony Village High School gives girls a chance to shine, and helps refugee families, too.
Two alleged victims, now in their 20s, say the Coon Rapids man assaulted them for years. He is now on leave.
Timothy Dorway, who remains in jail, has been on leave since his arrest. The Eastern Carver County School District said the case involves none of its students.