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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota reached
Grand Forks 'Love Wins' rally protests violence in Charlottesville
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
New view of achievement gap: Lawsuit spurs Twin Cities superintendents to change their approach to improving education equity
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
Drag racing: Struggles continue for NHRA locals
Cook moves closer to being starter
Anna "Ann" Prince
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
Pearl Rose Keenan
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bringing the Democratic party back to its roots
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A far cry from the quest for equality
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
May 11, 2017
Minnesota teacher fired over ‘inappropriate’ texting to students
MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. -- A St. Thomas Academy teacher has been fired after she allegedly sent “inappropriate and concerning” text messages...
May 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
February 11, 2017
Minn. teacher competes in 'prestigious' Australian chainsaw carving contest
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — A Minnesota art teacher who got her start in chainsaw carving after an offer for a free lesson is now competing...
February 11, 2017 - 10:31am
September 16, 2016
White teacher says her race was a factor in firing
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul Public Schools has settled a discrimination lawsuit brought by a teacher who says she was fired because she is white. Katherine Carrick, 34, taught at Hazel Park Preparatory Academy for most of the 2013-14 school year before she was placed on administrative leave...
September 16, 2016 - 2:45am
September 2, 2016
Autopsy says spouse shot Minnesota teacher in murder-suicide
SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A coroner has determined that Matthew Deyo shot Aric Babbitt before turning the gun on himself last week in the state of Washington, where the married South St. Paul couple went amid an investigation into their alleged sexual abuse of teenage boys in Minnesota....
September 2, 2016 - 2:20am
April 28, 2016
St. Paul Central High School teacher injured breaking up fight in school is slowly recovering
ST. PAUL -- The St. Paul Central High School teacher who was hurt breaking up a lunchroom fight Dec. 4 hopes to return to work in the fall once...
April 28, 2016 - 8:41pm
November 14, 2013
Deadline approaching to nominate teacher of year
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The deadline is approaching to nominate a favorite teacher as the Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Education Minnesota says nominations will be accepted through the end of the day Friday. Simple nomination forms are available online. To be eligible,...
November 14, 2013 - 9:02am
November 1, 2013
Teacher's attorney surprised by charges
ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — The attorney for a Minnesota teacher accused of hitting a student in the head with a backpack says she's surprised the educator is facing a misdemeanor assault charge. St. Peter High School science teacher Robert Shoemaker is accused of hitting the 17-year-old...
November 1, 2013 - 11:37am
August 26, 2013
Elementary seeking third kindergarten teacher
The Blackduck Elementary School is currently in search of a third kindergarten teacher due to an enlarged class size of 52 enrolled students and a possibility of more this fall. At its Aug. 12 meeting, the District 32 Board of Education approved the elementary school to hire a third...
August 26, 2013 - 10:05am