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  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Anoka-Hennepin Christian club accused of harassing non-religious students

    On the heels of the ground-breaking Anoka-Hennepin settlement with six bullied students, a parent is complaining of a new harassment issue in the district. Melissa Thompson, the mother of a Blaine High School student, says she's been complaining that members of an after-school Christian group calle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Newsweek: 9 Minnesota high schools among best in U.S.

    Newsweek says Edina High School is the best in the state. Last year, the honor went to Minneapolis Southwest.‚ÄčNine Minnesota high schools have been named to Newsweek's list of the best high schools in the country this year, but none of them are in Minneapolis or St. Paul. We bring that up only be ... More >>

  • News

    April 1, 2009

    Legal medical marijuana in Minnesota closer to becoming reality

    Sick patients' loved ones hopeful for additional relaxation of the law

  • News

    March 23, 2005

    The Undoing of America

    Gore Vidal on war for oil, politics-free elections, and the late, great U.S. Constitution.

  • Books

    March 7, 2001

    Color Bind

    A state rule intended to make schools more diverse threatens funding for a multiethnic success story

  • News

    November 1, 2000

    Bjorn To Run

    In ten years, only one man has had the blind faith to try to unseat Anoka Mayor Pete Beberg. Meet Bjorn Skogquist, new kid in town.

  • News

    December 15, 1999

    Why Johnny Canít Breathe

    Sick kids, wheezing teachers, baffled administrators: Minneapolis schools encounter trouble in the air

  • News

    August 4, 1999
  • News

    June 24, 1998

    Not in our Backyard

    Scott Paulson was sick of his stepson's complaints about a white posse beating up his black friends. Then the phalanx of trucks pulled up on his lawn.