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Back to school
September 5, 2018
Commentary: Aggression Cookies taste better the more they're mixed
FARGO — School is back in session throughout the region, and this week I'm sharing a recipe for an easy after-school snack that has been...
September 5, 2018 - 8:52am
September 2, 2018
Our Opinion: Motorists - stay alert as kids go back to school
On Tuesday, kids across the Brainerd lakes area will be putting on their new school clothes, grabbing their lunches, hoisting their backpacks and heading out the door for their first day of school. There probably also will be words of encouragement and a few helpful reminders offered...
September 2, 2018 - 7:30am
August 20, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Back to school events announced
The first day of school for grades 1-12 in the Pequot Lakes School District is Tuesday, Sept. 4. Kindergartners will begin Thursday, Sept. 6....
August 20, 2018 - 6:00am
August 12, 2018
Tasks to help the start of school go more smoothly
In the blink of an eye, all of that planning and organizing you did to make your summer run smoothly is in the rearview mirror, and it's already...
August 12, 2018 - 7:00am
July 19, 2018
Target's latest sale is aimed at underpaid teachers who buy their own classroom supplies
If you stop by Target this week, look around for shoppers whose carts are teeming with pencils, construction paper and markers. They may be teachers...
July 19, 2018 - 8:24am
September 3, 2017
'Do your homework': From the tried-and-true to the less obvious, Northland kids and school staff share back-to-school tips
DULUTH — Heading back to class can be nerve-wracking for kids of any age. As much of the Northland returns to school this week,Forum News...
September 3, 2017 - 5:38pm
August 31, 2017
Teachers dipping into own pocketbooks for back-to-school supplies
RED WING, Minn. — By the time the flurry of back-to-school bedlam begins to subside, the proverbial dust begins to settle, and the sun...
August 31, 2017 - 10:06am
August 27, 2017
Scholarship competition begins
For many high school seniors, graduation is a major milestone. They completed high school and can't wait to embark on the next part of their journey—going to college. However, for some, funding their college dreams seems an insurmountable challenge. That's where the Elks come...
August 27, 2017 - 7:30am
August 15, 2017
Save back-to-school receipts for tax season next year
With back-to-school shopping in full swing, Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, reminded Minnesota parents about tax benefits for their 2017 Minnesota tax return for many school supplies. Minnesota has both a credit and a subtraction for education expenses, according to a news release from...
August 15, 2017 - 9:30am
August 6, 2016
Your Money: Shop your closets before hitting back-to-school sales
NEW YORK(Reuters) - When Leticia Barr is ready to start back-to-school shopping, her first stop is going to be her own closets. A former teacher...
August 6, 2016 - 9:20am
August 7, 2015
5 Financial Benefits of a College Degree
It's back-to-school time, and if you have a teenager, college costs are likely weighing on your mind. You've probably heard the statistics regarding...
August 7, 2015 - 9:25pm
August 11, 2014
Back to school information for area schools
Brainerd Opening Day: Tuesday, Sept. 2 Open houses: From 4:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26 at Forestview Middle School (Grades 6-8); from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26 at the Brainerd Learning Center and high school, south and north campuses; from 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27 at all...
August 11, 2014 - 11:21pm