Anthony Lonetree | Star Tribune
Reporter | St. Paul education

Anthony Lonetree covers education in St. Paul and the east metro.


Details of St. Paul teachers' contract are disclosed

The two sides averted a strike with a day to spare this week, but until Thursday kept much of the details under wraps.


St. Paul schools facing $17.2 million shortfall for 2018-19

Budget to be balanced in coming months.


Strike averted as St. Paul district reaches deal with teachers union

Plans for a strike set for Tuesday have been put on hold, but the tentative agreement still has to be ratified by the teachers union rank and file and the school board.


St. Paul teacher talks go down to wire; union says deal 'still not close'

After marathon weekend meetings, union says deal still isn't close; district prepares plan in case of strike.


As St. Paul teacher strike deadline looms, sizable disagreements remain

St. Paul district, teachers maintaining "unusually big" gap in proposals.


St. Paul superintendent 'optimistic' that teacher strike can be averted

Both the district and teachers union are making preparations to care for kids if walkout happens.


St. Paul teachers union firms up Tuesday strike date

St. Paul teachers will strike on Tuesday if a new contract is not settled in the coming days, the union announced Wednesday night.


Talks to avert St. Paul teachers' strike show progress

Plans are still being made, however, for a possible walkout within days.


Teacher contract talks to ramp up over multiple days in St. Paul

One day of mediation now could be weeklong affair in effort to prevent strike.


St. Paul teachers, staffers authorize strike; 10-day countdown begins

By an overwhelming majority, St. Paul teachers and staff members have voted to authorize a strike and could walk off the job as early as Feb. 13.