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Osseo spends $70,000 to clean school after health complaints

Parents sought an investigation after students, staff reported health problems in special ed building.


Apple Valley high school, area businesses team up to teach students key STEM skills

Local businesses work with high schools to help with the transition to college and the workforce.


'Top Secret' endeavor is latest by Anoka-Hennepin schools to take on addiction

A traveling exhibit is helping parents spot all the hidden dangers in a child's room.


Departing Minneapolis parks chief looks back on good times and bad

Before leaving to be president and CEO of the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, Jayne Miller reflected with pride on what she has accomplished and frustration at what she called unjust criticism.


Student tutors from the suburbs help improve achievement gap in Minneapolis

Backpack Tutors helping to close achievement gap in Minneapolis schools.


Dakota and Scott counties brace for a snowy winter season

Officials predict 32 inches of snow this winter; Scott County budgeted $800,000 to remove it.


Toy becomes a learning tool in world record push at Brooklyn Park school

Monroe Elementary students blended science, teamwork and fun in a fidget-spinner quest.


Obituary: Former judge Roland Amundson advocated criminal justice reform after time in prison

Roland Amundson rose to one of the highest seats in the Minnesota legal system as a judge on the state Court of Appeals. He also…


Minneapolis Parks Superintendent Jayne Miller resigns

After seven years on the job, Jayne Miller is leaving Feb. 3 to take new job in Pittsburgh.


Demolition begins at Minnehaha Academy campus damaged by gas explosion

Crews are ex­pect­ed to take six weeks to re­move de­bris from dam­aged area of build­ing.