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Cold case unit renews 30-year search for missing Lake Elmo woman
Minn. roundup: Dog walker finds snowmobiler dead 30 miles north of Minneapolis
New Woodbury officer sworn in
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
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Thunderbolts roll to 3-0 with easy win
Park rallies for 3-2 win over East Ridge
East Ridge third-graders win championship at Hastings
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Park girls awake in the second half to down East Ridge
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September 7, 2017
Minnesota ACT scores show improvement in college readiness
ST. PAUL—After dropping for a year, Minnesota students' scores on the ACT college entrance exam are on the rise, but future access to the test might be limited. Minnesota's composite ACT score rose four-tenths of a point to 21.5 in 2017, compared with a national average of 21....
September 7, 2017 - 3:41am
September 1, 2017
Teachers dipping into their own pockets to provide back-to-school supplies
RED WING, Minn. — By the time the flurry of back-to-school bedlam begins to subside, the proverbial dust begins to settle, and the sun...
September 1, 2017 - 9:59am
Viewpoint: Successful living and learning are based on relationships
As the summer vacation winds down for our students, the excitement of a new year comes, in part, from the opportunity for students to rekindle...
September 1, 2017 - 8:45am
August 27, 2017
New school for students with special needs to open in Lake Elmo, Minn.
LAKE ELMO, Minn.—Connie Hayes likes to think there is a little bit of magic in the design of the new Pankalo Education Center. The superintendent of the Northeast Metro Intermediate School District says designers considered every detail in planning the new school for students...
August 27, 2017 - 8:09pm
August 24, 2017
Editorial: Help kids get back to school safely
Back to school. Back to the routine. Back to the unpredictable, too — at least until things settle down. Young children's reactions often...
August 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 23, 2017
School supply lists add up
Anna Fox is no stranger to back to school shopping. Walking from aisle to aisle in the school supplies section, Fox filled her basket with items...
August 23, 2017 - 5:30am
August 22, 2017
Scientist studies how modern life is messing with sleep
DULUTH, Minn.—Shadab Rahman's business is sleep, but it wasn't his dream job. "I needed a summer research project," the Harvard Medical...
August 22, 2017 - 9:00am
August 10, 2017
Innovative courses at UWRF benefit students, educators alike
As students return to classes at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls next month, first-year students within the College of Arts and Sciences...
August 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 7, 2017
Minnesota test shows minorities still struggle
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Minnesota students appear to be maintaining mostly steady standardized scores on reading, math and science, but whites continue...
August 7, 2017 - 6:14pm
July 27, 2017
Maldonado to lead Nuevas Fronteras
Cynthia Maldonado has accepted the position of Nuevas Fronteras Spanish Immersion principal in South Washington County Schools.
July 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
ST. PAUL -- Fines will increase Aug. 1 in Minnesota for drivers who fail to stop for a school bus with activated lights and the crossing arm...
July 27, 2017 - 10:42am
July 26, 2017
District 833 nears middle school boundary decision
Parents are watching closely and speaking up as the South Washington County School Board considers proposals to change middle school attendance...
July 26, 2017 - 11:00am
June 25, 2017
Viewpoint: Difficult session yields mixed results
While there were certainly some positive results from the 2017 legislative session such as a nearly $1 billion bonding bill for projects around...
June 25, 2017 - 8:00am
June 8, 2017
District 833 shifts 2017-18 school calendar for assessments
District 833 families penciling in end-of-summer plans should take a look at the district's revised 2017-18 calendar. South Washington County...
June 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 6, 2017
PHOTO: Reading tutor volunteers 15 years
Jann Sutkowski, retired 3M employee, is shown with first graders in Cheryl Waste's class at Liberty Ridge Elementary School, Woodbury. She has...
June 6, 2017 - 8:00am