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March 12, 2018
FILE PHOTO: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during an event at the White House in Washington, Feb. 27, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
White House vows to help arm teachers, backs off raising age for buying guns
March 12, 2018 - 8:11am
March 11, 2018
Bob Dunsmore leads a group of South Ridge students on a snowshoe hike near the school on Thursday. Dunsmore has led first- through sixth-graders at the school either cross-country skiing or snowshoeing every Thursday after school for five winters. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
South Ridge School club teaches students to ski, snowshoe
March 11, 2018 - 9:14pm
March 10, 2018
Duluth Denfeld robotics team members David Anderson (from left), Jamie Larson and Kaleb Robison control their robot Saturday during FIRST Robotics regional competition at the DECC. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Robotics teams power up: Regional competition ups the ante with complex challenge
March 10, 2018 - 10:47pm
Students from across the Twin Cities marched down Marshall Avenue from St. Paul Central High School to the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul to demonstrate against gun violence Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
School security: Is there such thing as too much?
March 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
March 9, 2018
A teacher used the n-word and told students dating black people was 'not worth it,' district says
March 9, 2018 - 5:27pm
March 8, 2018
Nabiha Chaudhry (left), with assistance from her classmate Anna Imes, fills a bucket attached to Chaudhry's bridge with sand to see how much weight it will support before it breaks during the 25th annual ASCE Toothpick Bridge Contest for local high school students Thursday at the Ward Wells Field House on the UMD campus. Both students are Hermantown High School freshmen.  Bob King /
Toothpick bridges put to the test
March 8, 2018 - 8:06pm
Duluth school district to conduct phone survey
March 8, 2018 - 6:53pm
UMN wants another $10M to freeze in-state tuition
March 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
Teams compete in the arena during the FIRST Robotics Lake Superior and Northern Light regionals at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. (2017 file / News Tribune)
Robots take over DECC: FIRST Robotics will host a double regional this weekend
March 8, 2018 - 12:08pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton. File photo / Forum News Service
Minnesota's Dayton focuses on school safety measures with gun-control bills unlikely to pass
March 8, 2018 - 8:50am
March 7, 2018
University of Minnesota's longest-serving regent Simmons to leave U board
March 7, 2018 - 5:52pm
March 6, 2018
Comp ed changes grow Duluth schools deficit to more than $6 million
March 6, 2018 - 10:32pm
Great Lakes coalition descends on D.C.
March 6, 2018 - 8:48pm
UW-Stevens Point proposes cuts to academic majors
March 6, 2018 - 8:46pm
Teachers rally outside of the State Capitol in Charleston, W.Va., Feb. 27, 2018. A statewide teacher strike in West Virginia entered its seventh day on March 2, with teachers defying efforts by the state’s governor and union leaders to end the walkout with a deal to raise pay. (Alex Flynn/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
Deal reached on raise for West Virginia teachers, governor says
March 6, 2018 - 2:58pm