Anthony Lonetree | Star Tribune
Reporter | St. Paul education

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


'Shaming' over school lunch debts has to stop, legislator says

Rep. Sarah Anderson, R-Plymouth, weighing ways to force school districts to back off hardball tactics.


Twin Cities school districts seeking millions from voters

Districts want to go on building spree to meet growing enrollment and replace outdated facilities.


Tensions high as Mpls., St. Paul begin teacher contract talks

Budget strife is sure to complicate teacher contract talks in Minneapolis and St. Paul, where teachers are pushing for pay increases and district officials are stressing how tight their finances are.


St. Paul high schools to start later but not until 2019-20 school year

The delay is to allow more time to explore ways to ease parental concerns.


St. Paul School District outlines bargaining strategy

'Working within our budget' is one aim, but no specific dollar figure given.


St. Paul aims to ease property tax sticker shock

Online tool allows a before-and-after look at property tax changes.


Ex-St. Paul schools Superintendent Silva takes job at New York academy

Ousted superintendent to train school leaders during 2017-18 school year.


English learner program gets boost in St. Paul, but court case looms

Ten new teachers hired after difficult 2016-17 school year.


Rising exodus of students puts more pressure on Minnesota schools

In Minneapolis and St. Paul, a third of the students are now leaving for other districts. The student flight is magnifying budget pressures and transforming the racial diversity of metro-area schools.


St. Paul board to vote in October on school start-time changes

Sweeping moves would take effect in 2019-20, if approved.