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April 17, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz appointed Mary Cathryn Ricker as Minnesota commissioner of education in January. Ricker is a former English teacher, president of the St. Paul Federation of Teachers, and executive vice president of the American Federation of Teachers.  Photo courtesy of the Walz administration
Ricker 'exhilarated' every day: State commissioner of education touts strong practices
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
February 20, 2019
One of the goals of the Goodhue County Historical Society is to portray life in the area in an earlier time.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: Goodhue County History Center
February 20, 2019 - 8:00pm
February 17, 2019
Josie Alleva of Red Wing suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car wreck 14 years ago, but has battled to regain his abilities. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
Determination helped Alleva recover: Brain injury changes perspective on life
February 17, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 20, 2019
Michael Berndt
Viewpoint: Offering students a fresh start at an education
January 20, 2019 - 9:00am
January 17, 2019
From left to right: Rep. Robert Bierman, DFL-Apple Valley, Sen. Greg Clausen, DFL-Apple Valley, and Rep. John Huot, DFL-Rosemount, listen to resident concerns at a town hall Jan. 14. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Legislators host listening session, discuss legislative priorities
January 17, 2019 - 6:00pm
December 23, 2018
Michael Berndt
Viewpoint: How we can all support students through a stressful time of year
December 23, 2018 - 10:00am
December 17, 2018
Dayton's legacy is as champion for Students, teachers and schools
December 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
Michael Berndt
Viewpoint: The power of a two-year degree
December 17, 2018 - 6:00am
October 28, 2018
Michael Berndt
Viewpoint: Our future depends on civically engaged students
October 28, 2018 - 7:00am
October 8, 2018
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Smart device apps may foster bad choices
October 8, 2018 - 9:38am
September 18, 2018
Michael Berndt
Viewpoint: Together, DCTC and Inver Hills make an impact
September 18, 2018 - 5:00am
September 12, 2018
Many e-cigarettes and other tobacco-related products come in cherry and other fruity flavors that are targeted toward the younger generation. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
As more Minnesota kids vape and smoke, health department issues advisory on dangers
September 12, 2018 - 10:54am
August 28, 2018
Editorial: It's back to school ... and safety
August 28, 2018 - 9:51am
August 21, 2018
The Minnesota State Capitol
Minnesota Supreme Court revives 'bad teachers' lawsuit
August 21, 2018 - 10:28pm
May 17, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton vetoes a tax bill on Thursday, May 17, 2018, as he said he would if legislators did not approve $138 million in school aid. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
May 17, 2018 - 12:39pm
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