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January 17, 2017
Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos testifies before the Senate Health, Education and Labor Committee confirmation on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Democrats blast Trump's pick for education secretary
9 hours 32 min ago
Rubber mulch made from recycled tires covers the playground at Duluth's Lester Park Elementary School. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Playground mulch to be replaced, timeline uncertain
9 hours 42 min ago
January 16, 2017
St. Michael's Catholic School in Duluth's Lakeside neighborhood is not included on a list of schools that would remain open under a new plan. (Photo by WDIO-TV)
Duluth Catholic elementary school slated to close
January 16, 2017 - 6:18pm
January 14, 2017
Duluth Business University is working to stay open following the federal government’s September decision to strip the school’s national accreditor of oversight authority. (News Tribune file photo)
DBU attempting to find new accrediting agency
January 14, 2017 - 8:53pm
David Pulphus made this acrylic painting when he was a student at Cardinal Ritter College Prep high school. (Photo courtesy Office of Lacy Clay)
Student painting on display in Capitol is coming down again
January 14, 2017 - 4:53pm
Regent finalist accuses U of M leaders of smear campaign
January 14, 2017 - 7:31am
January 13, 2017
Weather-related school delays for Jan. 13
January 13, 2017 - 6:27am
January 12, 2017
Against a mural picture of wild rice, Amelia LeGarde puts a pfd on daughter Naomi LaFave, 1, in a canoe sitting in the Duluth Children’s Museum’s Manoomin exhibit on Thursday. The exhibit, officially opening today, is designed to teach visitors about Ojibwe culture and language (“manoomin” is Ojibwe for “wild rice”). The museum worked for months with people with expertise in Ojibwe language and traditions to design and build the exhibit. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
New children’s exhibit explores Ojibwe language
January 12, 2017 - 9:33pm
January 11, 2017
Supreme Court likely to boost public schools' responsibilities to children with disabilities
January 11, 2017 - 4:27pm
January 10, 2017
Duluth School Board expels Denfeld student
January 10, 2017 - 7:16pm
The former Nettleton School in Duluth, as seen in Nov. 2014 (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Duluth school district fields competing offers for Nettleton property
January 10, 2017 - 6:02pm
January 7, 2017
Ballots set for spring elections in Wisconsin
January 7, 2017 - 7:15pm
The ABCs of education issues at the MN Legislature
January 7, 2017 - 3:29pm
Denfeld Nation Automation team members Cassidy Walker (from left), Jamie Larson and Brianna Williams, all of Duluth, react after learning what the FIRST robotics challenge is for this season during a launch event at the Marshall Performing Arts Center on the campus of the University of Minnesota Duluth on Saturday morning. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Northland robotics teams' gears start turning
January 7, 2017 - 2:36pm
January 3, 2017
Duluth School Board chooses officers for coming year
January 3, 2017 - 7:48pm