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Health care Q+A with Senate candidates Smith, Housley
Report: agencies struggled with communication during Husky fire
Nazis took his citizenship when he was a child. On Tuesday, it will be restored.
Irvin safe and sound in Superior
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Pet first-aid app offers quick access to answers
'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' receives Google's most moving, and soothing, Doodle yet
Dayton, CEO to host town hall on Mesabi Metallics
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
A ride into the past: Luxury train cars on display in St. Paul
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A's walk off with win over Twins, again
Stricker, Jobe share lead heading to final round in Sioux Falls
Minnesota nearly blows 3-0 lead to beat Portland
Kyle Busch goes from back to first for Richmond win
Ask a Master Gardener: Overwintering water gardens
Boy's pumpkin dream is no pie in the sky
Photo essay: Country spotlight
Sam Cook column: Taking our turn on the Montana prairies
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Ronald Clement Sr.
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Cartoonist's view: Playing into Putin's hands
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Candidate's View: Elections have to be fair — and aren't always
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Ducky weather greets hunters on opening day
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
More Nice Fish for 2018
RecSports -- Week of Sept. 16-22
Through Readers' Eyes
Make a Difference -- Week of Sept. 23-29
July 17, 2018
Teacher on a plane talked about her low-income students. Passengers overheard and gave her more than $500 in cash.
Chicago schoolteacher Kimberly Bermudez has always been the chatty type. So when she was on a Southwest Airlines flight to Florida to visit her...
July 17, 2018 - 8:23am
March 14, 2018
Gun-trained teacher 'accidentally' discharges firearm in classroom, officials say, injuring student
A teacher who is also a reserve police officer trained in firearm use "accidentally" discharged a gun Tuesday at Seaside High School in Monterey...
March 14, 2018 - 8:21pm
March 13, 2018
Idaho teacher under investigation after feeding a puppy to a turtle in front of students
PRESTON, Idaho - Robert Crosland, a science teacher at Preston Junior High School, is currently under investigation after allegedly feeding a...
March 13, 2018 - 4:57pm
February 7, 2018
Former Minn. teacher sent to prison for robbing pharmacies at gunpoint
SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A former special-education teacher for South St. Paul schools was sentenced Tuesday, Feb. 6, in Dakota County District...
February 7, 2018 - 5:07pm
November 10, 2017
Ohio substitute teacher admits to having sex with students, sending nude pics on Snapchat, police say
A substitute teacher in Ohio told detectives she performed oral sex with one student and had intercourse with another, police say. She also confessed...
November 10, 2017 - 7:44pm
May 11, 2017
Minnesota teacher fired over ‘inappropriate’ texting to students
MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. -- A St. Thomas Academy teacher has been fired after she allegedly sent “inappropriate and concerning” text messages...
May 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
February 15, 2014
38 years and counting: Reep looks forward to Dickinson Public School’s next adventure
After nearly 40 years in education, Vince Reep still looks forward to coming to work every day. Vince always wanted to be a teacher. He never...
February 15, 2014 - 11:29pm
December 14, 2013
Faces of the Boom: Oil services worker misses teaching, but 'had to move on'
WILLISTON — Lynda Knutson-Hill made a big career change this year — from early childhood education to the oil industry. The Williston woman...
December 14, 2013 - 8:04pm
Pete Langr: 'Superman' has important message
As a teacher, I occasionally had the experience of breathing a sigh of relief when a certain "active" child didn't show up for class. I also remember reading one study that determined that the biggest indicator of whether a particular child would drop out of school was whether or...
November 14, 2010 - 5:22pm
July 3, 2009
S.E. Livingston: The latest rage in child rearing is...
We've been busy this month with summer school. Oh, it's not what you think: We've been working on what author and education professor Howard Gardner terms the "Eighth Intelligence," or nature smarts. Yesterday I left 5-year-old Annie out in the woods. We hiked down a little trail...
July 3, 2009 - 5:11pm
May 28, 2009
Fired Superior teacher granted restraining order
A former music teacher whose career with the School District of Superior ended in part because of accusations of improper conduct with a female student has been granted a restraining order against the student. Dana Tolene, 21, was ordered to have no contact with her former choir...
May 28, 2009 - 5:09pm
April 29, 2009
Keith Dixon: Goldfine Gold Star Teacher award nominees announced
Several weeks ago Duluth lost a great man and a strong supporter of public education, Manley Goldfine. I met Goldfine shortly after coming to Duluth, when he and his wife, Lillian, approached me with an idea for honoring inspirational teachers for their dedication, skills and hard...
April 29, 2009 - 10:22am
February 24, 2009
Former Superior teacher, school board member guilty in sex case
A former Superior educator charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy pleaded guilty to one charge of criminal sexual conduct in the third degree Tuesday in Hennepin County Court. William Rehnstrand, 66, will be sentenced for the felony March 3. In court Tuesday, Rehnstrand...
February 24, 2009 - 10:55am
February 4, 2009
Former Superior teacher's sexual misconduct trial set for April 13
MINNEAPOLIS -- A possible trial date of April 13 has been set for William Rehnstrand, a former Superior teacher and Superior School Board vice president accused of sexual misconduct with a teenage boy. A hearing in the case originally scheduled for Tuesday was postponed until Feb....
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am