It was twenty years ago when America's first charter school opened in St. Paul. One of the key state lawmakers in the movement says much of the credit belongs to a group of active citizens. Today there are more than 5,000 charter schools around the country. A national convention will meet in Minneapolis this month.
In a turkey brand first, Jennie-O to take part in Macy's Thanksgiving parade
The Minnesota-based company is making Macy's history this year.