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August 15, 2017
Police investigate former Bemidji State plant manager's buying of personal items on university credit card
August 15, 2017 - 9:03pm
August 14, 2017
Rockridge Elementary School in the Lakeside neighborhood of Duluth. (file / News Tribune)
Rockridge work delayed while rezoning sought
August 14, 2017 - 9:06pm
Several dozen students walk out of Open World Learning Community school on St. Paul's West Side Monday, April 25, to protest a popular teacher at the school not having her contract for next year renewed. Pioneer Press / Scott Takushi
Teacher suing St. Paul district says she was fired for supporting students of color
August 14, 2017 - 8:19pm
August 12, 2017
The setting was still pastoral about 1940 when this photo was taken as College Street was being constructed. Tower Hall, along with the then-recently constructed chapel/library, cloister walk and Stanbrook Hall, dominate the scene. Photo courtesy St. Scholastica Monastery
The nuns who shaped Duluth: Benedictines observe 125 years since answering call to 'rough-and-tumble' village
August 12, 2017 - 6:00pm
A portion of the 45,000 square-foot Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School is being built in sections and will be hauled to the site of the school when it is ready. (Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service)
New Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school in Bena comes together in sections
August 12, 2017 - 1:58pm
Japanese students take in Duluth's sights
August 12, 2017 - 1:00am
August 10, 2017
Matt Olin (left), an assistant professor of graphic design at UMD, works Thursday with Riley Pilcher, 12, of Cloquet on a set of characters he is creating for a game called Commanza during a weeklong design workshop facilitated by Islands of Brilliance at Hailey Sault in Duluth. Islands of Brilliance is a tech-centric creative learning experience developed specifically for children and young adults on the autism spectrum. (Clint Austin /
Duluth marketing agency hosts program for kids with autism
August 10, 2017 - 8:55pm
Reader's View: Shop this fall for a charter school
August 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 8, 2017
Signs in support (left) and opposing (right) next Tuesday's Carlton school district referendum have been a frequent sight in and around the Carlton County community. (Pine Journal)
Carlton school district referendum fails
August 8, 2017 - 10:18pm
H. plays with a doll house in her bedroom of her family's home in St. Paul. The girl and her parents, Dave and Hannah Edwards, made the news earlier this year when they filed a complaint alleging that Nova Classical Academy, a charter school in St. Paul, failed to protect the kindergartner from persistent gender-based bullying and hostility. Pioneer Press / John Autey
St. Paul parents reach settlement with private school over transgender policy
August 8, 2017 - 8:47pm
Area school districts get pre-kindergarten funds
August 8, 2017 - 5:16pm
August 7, 2017
(File / News Tribune)
Duluth schools' test scores a mixed bag
August 7, 2017 - 8:28pm

Joe Montisano, who succeeds Jack LaVoy as director of the Great Lakes Aquarium, joins stingrays and a zebra shark at one of the big saltwater tanks at the Great Lakes Aquarium Monday morning. Bob King /
Charting fresh waters: New aquarium director impressed by ‘tight ship’
August 7, 2017 - 6:32pm
Minnesota Commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius
Minnesota test shows minorities still struggle
August 7, 2017 - 6:14pm
August 5, 2017
Jason Heintz, the store leader for Scheels in Grand Forks, said he started part time at Scheels in college and has worked there for 19 years. He says workers don't necessarily need a degree to get a good job.  April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
ND, Minn., rank among best states to find a 'good job' without bachelor's degree
August 5, 2017 - 8:03am