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June 21, 2017
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
ST. PAUL — Tuition will rise by 3.9 percent at state universities and 1 percent at state colleges, but a rate freeze will follow in 2018-19. The seven universities on average will charge $7,289 for full-time tuition next school year, an increase of $272. The colleges on average...
June 21, 2017 - 6:46pm
A valedictorian went rogue in his final speech. His school in Pennsylvania tried to shut him down.
Peter Butera, class president for the entirety of his life as a high school student - all four often-frustrating years of it - took the stage...
June 21, 2017 - 10:11am
May 26, 2017
Fraser Shipyard collection available for research
More than 9,000 technical drawings for over 200 different ships are now available for research in the Fraser Shipyards Collection in the Special Collections of the Jim Dan Hill Library at UWS.
May 26, 2017 - 9:10am
A thank you letter to Pat Luostari
Dear Mrs. Luostari, With the pomp and circumstance of the 67th commencement at Northwestern High School, many things come to my fertile mind....
May 26, 2017 - 8:37am
May 25, 2017
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Does this sound familiar? Betsy DeVos went to Capitol Hill to testify before U.S. lawmakers. She didn't answer a lot of direct questions and...
May 25, 2017 - 8:00am
May 18, 2017
These are the K-12 education programs Trump wants to eliminate
Mental health services. Civics and arts programs. International education and language studies. Anti-bullying activities. Gifted and talented...
May 18, 2017 - 3:30pm
May 2, 2017
Douglas County offers STEM camps
Douglas County 4-H has a pair of events coming up in June for youth ages 9-12. Inventgenuity Camp runs 9 a.m. to noon June 12-16 for kids ages 9-11. The weeklong science, technology, engineering and mathematics activities ends with an open house so campers can show of what they made....
May 2, 2017 - 7:00am
April 26, 2017
Trump seeks to shrink federal role in education with new order
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to review the U.S. government's role in school policy,...
April 26, 2017 - 4:01pm
April 21, 2017
Academic honors Ashley Rydberg of Superior made the dean's list at Concordia College in St. Paul. Induction Lindsay Sommer, daughter of Scott and Beth Sommer of Superior, was inducted into the Omega Chapter of Delta Epsilon Sigma on April 7 at the College of Saint Benedict, St. Joseph....
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 20, 2017
Sleep doctors call for later school start times
Starting classes at middle school and high schools no earlier than 8:30 a.m. would help teens arrive alert, healthy and ready to learn, U.S....
April 20, 2017 - 10:32am
April 8, 2017
Could new system curb Minnesota's teacher shortage?
ST. PAUL — For educators like Derek Davidson and Troy Haugen, changes to the way Minnesota licenses teachers can't come soon enough. Both...
April 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
April 7, 2017
Updated: HCE offers craft day classes
The annual craft day sponsored by the Douglas County Home and Community Education is held April 22 at Mission Covenant Church on County Highway P in Poplar. Registration is necessary. There will be four classes in the morning and five in the afternoon. The event is open to the public....
April 7, 2017 - 8:39am
Board weighs buses, educational materials
The Superior School Board on Monday moved forward a proposal to purchase two new propane-fueled buses.
April 7, 2017 - 8:22am
March 31, 2017
ND high school student makes prom dress out of 9,000 pop tabs
THOMPSON, N.D.—A high school student is taking recycling pop tabs to another level for prom, and it's all to bring awareness to the mission...
March 31, 2017 - 8:58am
March 20, 2017
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
LOS ANGELES - "Sesame Street" will welcome a new Muppet to its TV family on April 10 with a special episode designed to introduce viewers to...
March 20, 2017 - 3:46pm