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The vote came after students conducted districtwide walkouts Tuesday.
More Twin Cities area schools are moving to distance learning after outbreaks of COVID-19 spurred high numbers of student absences and staffing shortages.
Up to five days between Feb. 1 and May 31 are in play, according to a survey.
After-school activities have been canceled in Minneapolis, and parents in St. Paul were put on alert they might have to get their kids to and from school.
St. Paul Public Schools and its teachers union have entered into mediation over a new two-year contract — the first since a three-day strike that was cut short by the pandemic.
'Critical ethnic studies' course now in pilot stage.
Homeowners in both cities will see property tax increases of about 10% or more next year. Officials are intensifying efforts to steer many toward the state's property tax refund programs.
Galtier school community mourns planned closure.
Action follows removal of three contested school-closing proposals.
The district cited stress and challenges of the pandemic as reasons for the longer break.