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March 23, 2018
Bemidji State University music professor Janice Haworth, right, helps a student in her World Music class play a didgeridoo. Haworth's students made PVC versions of the indigenous Australian wind instruments and played them in a dozens-strong ensemble Friday morning. Joe Bowen / Forum News Serviceplay button
Digging the Didgeridoo!: Students at Bemidji State craft indigenous Australian instruments
March 23, 2018 - 6:05pm
March 22, 2018
Minn. teacher licensing extension rejected
March 22, 2018 - 9:31pm
Think Kids meetings return
March 22, 2018 - 6:57pm
Harlem Globetrotter Zeus McClurkin watches as Lydia Eaton spins a basketball on one finger during a program at Lakeview Christian Academy in Duluth on Thursday. McClurkin talked to the students about the ABCs (action, bravery and compassion) of bullying prevention. The Globetrotters are scheduled to play at Amsoil Arena next Thursday, March 29 at 7 p.m.; find more information at decc.org. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Photos: LCA students have a ball during visit from Harlem Globetrotter
March 22, 2018 - 3:19pm
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Moorhead superintendent finalist arrested for suspected indecent exposure
March 22, 2018 - 9:34am
March 21, 2018
Minnesota State chancellor's 3-year contract approved
March 21, 2018 - 7:45pm
Members of the District 833 American Indian Parent Committee spoke to the South Washington County School Board on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, urging the removal of an Indian head mosaic at Park High School in Cottage Grove. The artwork was installed in 1965 in the east part of the main hallway near the school gym. (Forum News Service)
Minn. high school will remove Indian head mosaic from hallway floor
March 21, 2018 - 7:42pm
A University of Wisconsin campus pushes plan to drop 13 majors, including English, history and philosophy
March 21, 2018 - 3:13pm
Steve Zipper visits a makeshift memorial in Parkland, Fla., for the 17 victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
What happens to children who survive school shootings in America?
March 21, 2018 - 1:17pm
March 20, 2018
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies before the House Appropriations Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington, March 20, 2018. DeVos went before the panel Tuesday to defend her agency’s budget, including a sweeping overhaul of the Education Department that has strained relations within her agency and with Congress — and defies the White House’s budget office. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Betsy DeVos: I would visit low-performing schools but 'will they let me in?'
March 20, 2018 - 5:14pm
March 19, 2018
As classmates Trevor Slaybaugh and Kyler Couture watch, Griffin Dahlberg (all grade 9) cuts reel hubs apart on a tablesaw. Travis Grimler / Forum News Service
Students get real-life manufacturing, sales experience with rattle reels
March 19, 2018 - 5:45am
March 18, 2018
Representative John Lesch points out districts that students should concentrate door knocking efforts at as students from around the state got together to lobby state representatives on a measure to require universal background checks for firearms purchases in Minnesota at the Legislative Office Building on Wednesday, March 14. (John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Back-pats and hard truths: Eight Minnesota teens take polite gun-control pitches, not protests, to the Capitol
March 18, 2018 - 8:00am
March 17, 2018
Finalists named for Ridgewater College president
March 17, 2018 - 2:29pm
March 14, 2018
Liz Burns, a sophomore at Harbor City International School, gets a hug from a classmate Anjay Lindgren as she's overcome by emotion during the school walkout to honor the Parkland, Fla., school shooting victims. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)play button
Area students join nationwide walkout spurred by Florida school shooting
March 14, 2018 - 8:04pm
More than 40 Red Lake students head back to class on Wednesday, March 14, after attending a walkout in front of the school. The event was one of several held in the area and throughout the country to protest gun violence in schools. The walkout marked a month since the large-scale high school shooting in Parkland, Fla. March 21 also marks the 13th anniversary of the shooting at Red Lake High School that claimed the lives of eight people, including the shooter. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
At Red Lake, site of a 2005 school shooting, walkout carries deep significance
March 14, 2018 - 5:16pm
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