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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
April 13, 2019
Susan Goebel (left) and Joan Nichols (right) help prep a tree for students to plant at Middle Elementary School in Woodbury. Submitted photo
Master Water Stewards offers a unique "mini-training" opportunity in 2019
April 13, 2019 - 6:00am
March 26, 2019
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Park to send three to state speech tournament
March 26, 2019 - 11:49am
March 6, 2019
A border of native plants blends seemlessly with the nearby wetland. Photo courtesy of Angie Hong
Workshops help landowners make the most of wetlands
March 6, 2019 - 11:00am
March 1, 2019
Teachers learning at Interstate State Park in Wisconsin. Photo courtesy of the St. Croix River Association
Teachers set sail with free workshops on Mississippi and St. Croix rivers
March 1, 2019 - 8:00am
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 11, 2019
State Sen. Karla Bigham, DFL-Cottage Grove (left) and State Sen. Susan Kent, DFL-Woodbury, discuss legislative priorities with members of the District 833 School Board. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
School district pitches priorities to state legislators
January 11, 2019 - 8:00am
December 17, 2018
Dayton's legacy is as champion for Students, teachers and schools
December 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 29, 2018
Letter: Farm to School movements feeds kids, boost local economy
October 29, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 8, 2018
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Smart device apps may foster bad choices
October 8, 2018 - 9:38am
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
May 14, 2018
Next to a hand-written note thanking him for seeking more education funding, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday, May 14, 2018, that he will not sign a tax bill if he does not get "emergency" funding for education. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
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