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September 6, 2018
A photo that was posted to, and later deleted from, the Facebook page for the Farmington High School marching band shows the word "RESIST" spelled out on 10-foot boards, part of their performance of "Dystopia" during their football halftime show. The word drew complaints from supporters of President Donald Trump and marching band leaders are making changes to their show in response. Submitted photo
After controversial half-time performance, Twin Cities marching band changes show
September 6, 2018 - 7:54pm
High-schoolers fill the halls on the first day of school in Pequot Lakes on Tuesday, Sept. 4. Dan Determan / Echo Journal
Enthusiasm abounds on first day
September 6, 2018 - 11:04am
Nisswa Elementary School Principal Molly Raske shows community members a draft of the school's planned updates Wednesday, Sept. 5, at an open house at the Washington Educational Services Building.
Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Plans unveiled for Brainerd school updates
September 6, 2018 - 5:00am
September 5, 2018
Lowell School Drive-a-thon is Sept. 8
September 5, 2018 - 12:30pm
Joy Krueger gives her daughter, Marian, a goodbye hug on her first day of kindergarten Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Baxter Elementary School.
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Enthusiasm, nervousness fill Baxter Elementary on first day of school
September 5, 2018 - 2:00am
September 4, 2018
Gaps seen in Minnesota school test scores: Analysis shows discrepancies between student groups
September 4, 2018 - 6:00am
September 3, 2018
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Sourcewell to host event for child care providers
September 3, 2018 - 10:00am
September 2, 2018
Students from the South Washington County School District 833 (Woodbury, East Ridge, Park and Next Step Transition) sort seemingly endless bags of recycled plastic into 20 foot dumpsters as a part of the State Fair Recycling Project at the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heights on Saturday, Sept 1. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Trash talk: Recycling at State Fair isn’t as easy as it sounds, but growing
September 2, 2018 - 7:05pm
Emilia Schweitzer, left, and Danielle Falls write with homemade quills during a summer day camp devoted to cursive instruction in Danbury, Conn. Photo for The Washington Post by Monica Jorge
How cursive writing is looping back into our hearts
September 2, 2018 - 3:56pm
September 1, 2018
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College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?
September 1, 2018 - 12:30pm
August 31, 2018
Nicole Harmer, Sandy Loney, and Connie Christensen are recipients of Brainerd Public Schools'2018 Above and Beyond Award. Submitted photo
Brainerd school employees honored with Above and Beyond Awards
August 31, 2018 - 7:00am
District seeks feedback on designs for updated ISD 181 schools
August 31, 2018 - 6:00am
The new Crosslake Community School building is on Crow Wing County Road 66, where the city's Catholic church once stood. Dan Determan /  Echo Journal
Crosslake School opens new facility
August 31, 2018 - 4:00am
August 30, 2018
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Back to class: Area schools will be in session after Labor Day
August 30, 2018 - 4:00am
A new way of grading Minnesota schools, but achievement gaps persist
August 30, 2018 - 1:00am