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ND losing thousands in state tax revenues with unfilled jobs
Jessie Diggins got dissed but Russian hackers got a pass? Here's a list of stuff that didn't happen at the Capitol
Owners, dogs complete therapy training
Former Bemidji foster youth visits Nolan, Congress
Abandoned net of 67 dead walleye on Lake Mille Lacs angers conservation group
Kyle Busch dominates on way to Coca-Cola 600 win
Former Wild first-rounder Tuch playing key role for Vegas playoff run
Outfield throw crucial as Gophers beat Purdue in Big Ten baseball tournament title game
Healy's hit in eighth sparks Mariners past Twins
Rose's steady play overwhelms field in win at Colonial
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Marles Ruth Kangas
Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
John Paul Lembi
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Kids are not born to kill; they learn to kill from us
LIBRARY CORNER: Reading can take you everywhere
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Becca is back as 'Bachelorette' -- and this time she gets to choose
First Friday returns on June 1
Around the Arts, May 27
Walking among the Art: Bemidji Sculpture Walk installs a new round of downtown sculptures
In the age of the megaplex: Historic Twin Cities theaters battle to stay afloat in the ever-competitive business of showing movies
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The wonderful wood duck at home in Minnesota
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Action heats up on the water as busy weekend arrives
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Man helps restore bluebird species with nest boxes on rural Wisconsin roads
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Ambassadors congratulate Wingin' It
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
Kraus-Anderson in Bemidji to build hockey arena in Baudette
Prairie Business opens '50 Best Places to Work' nominations
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Place a Business Announcement
Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reduce your lawn size to help our environment
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We could use more political leaders like Jourdain
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enbridge pledges to work with counties on tax issue
Commentary: Road to recovery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
May 12, 2018
'A second home' for special students: Twin Cities-area school is the model for Fargo special education facility
BLAINE, Minn. — The Karner Blue Education Center doesn't look particularly special from the outside. Single-story, brown brick school....
May 12, 2018 - 4:31pm
May 10, 2018
What you don't know about the schools at the top of U.S. News' 2018 high school rankings
Another year, another set of rankings from U.S. News & World Report - the 2018 America's Best High Schools. What does U.S. News think "best"...
May 10, 2018 - 1:32pm
May 4, 2018
Police say they found New Jersey school’s mystery pooper — the superintendent
It was a disturbingly normal discovery for the students and faculty at Holmdel High School in New Jersey: human feces on or near the track and...
May 4, 2018 - 3:17pm
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
TORONTO - Few leaders have embraced the power of an apology for historical wrongs quite as enthusiastically as Pope Francis and Canadian Prime...
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm
April 6, 2018
Minnesota prosecutor sends drivers who don't stop for school buses to jail
ADA, Minn. — A local prosecutor here is taking an unusually hard stance on drivers who ignore stop arms on school buses — sending...
April 6, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 25, 2018
Who should pay? Duluth, other Minnesota districts advocate for changes in how special education expenses are covered
DULUTH — School districts throughout Minnesota have spent years dealing with a delicate issue: an obligation to help pay for the needs...
March 25, 2018 - 6:05am
March 20, 2018
Betsy DeVos: I would visit low-performing schools but 'will they let me in?'
WASHINGTON - Betsy DeVos said something somewhat astounding Tuesday for a U.S. education secretary. DeVos testified before a House appropriations...
March 20, 2018 - 5:14pm
March 14, 2018
'Students have just had enough:' Walkouts planned across the nation one month after Florida shooting
Students at thousands of schools across the country began walking out of class at 10 a.m. Wednesday,March 14, to protest gun violence and to...
March 14, 2018 - 9:05am
March 12, 2018
He was supposed to be teaching children how to pitch. Instead, he was secretly teaching them how to masturbate.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. - A fourth-grade Indiana elementary school teacher is facing 13 charges of sexual misbehavior with children after he was allegedly...
March 12, 2018 - 3:36pm
March 10, 2018
School security: Is there such thing as too much?
ST. PAUL—How well-fortified do Minnesota's more than 2,000 public school buildings need to be? Should they all have armed guards? Locked...
March 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
February 6, 2018
Duluth schools remove 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' 'Huckleberry Finn' from curriculum due to racial slur
The novels "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" will no longer be required reading in the Duluth school district...
February 6, 2018 - 8:04pm
January 17, 2018
Superintendent search to begin next week for BAS
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools’ search for a new superintendent will formally begin next week. That’s when school district leaders and consultants intend to send out a letter to district “stakeholders” outlining the broad strokes of the search process. They’re also scheduled...
January 17, 2018 - 8:43pm
December 10, 2017
Blackduck School District donates to toy drive
Blackduck School District staff recently contributed toys, hats, money and gift cards to the Blackduck Toys for Kids toy drive. (Submitted photo)...
December 10, 2017 - 10:15am
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A brief history of St. Mary's Mission in Red Lake
Here is an article I wrote for the Beltrami County Historical Society a few months ago. It is timely due to the recent burning of the church...
December 10, 2017 - 9:15am
October 26, 2017
Duluth schools nearly out of reserve money, blames special ed troubles
DULUTH, Minn.—The Duluth school district is almost out of reserve cash. While the amount is not final, district CFO Doug Hasler said remaining funds are about $111,000, down from $2.4 million the prior year. An increase in special education costs for district resident students...
October 26, 2017 - 9:36pm