WDIO reports the Duluth school board met behind closed doors late Monday night to discuss "possible allegations or charges" against the school district chief. Board members would not share any details beyond confirming the superintendent is on paid leave and an investigation is underway.
Carver man charged after standoff with police in Prior Lake
The man had been fleeing from police when he allegedly broke into a home and the standoff ensued.
41-year-old Sherburne County man killed after crashing car into ditch
The crash occurred Sunday night in Palmer Township.
Around 200 rescued after ice breaks free on Upper Red Lake
Red Lake — both Upper and Lower — is the largest freshwater lake in the state.
Northern Minnesota man gets 48 years in prison for murder of ex-girlfriend
The man pleaded guilty to the murder last month.
Gallery: Restaurant with revolving sushi bar opens at Mall of America
The Kura experience has arrived in Minnesota.
St. Paul featured on Hallmark Channel's 'Christmas Cam' livestream
Downtown's dazzling display can be viewed from anywhere in the world.
Charges: Drunk driver almost struck Bemidji parade spectators
The man told police he was trying to attend the parade himself.
Charges: Man fatally shot ex's new partner as he dined at Bloomington restaurant
Criminal charges filed Monday detail an alleged motive in the shooting.
Metallica to perform 2 nights in Minneapolis on 2023-24 World Tour
The heavy metal rock band returns to the state for the first time since 2018.
Police: Drunk-driver almost struck people watching parade in Bemidji
The man was arrested for DWI charges following the incident.
Duluth school superintendent has no Minnesota license, is under investigation
Duluth school Superintendent I.V. Foster is on paid leave while he is the subject of an investigation. He also has been serving in the post without the required license from the state.
Duluth school board wants interim superintendent to stay on
Bill Gronseth has been Duluth's interim School Superintendent for the past month. Now the School Board wants him to take over as the successor to I.V. Foster, who resigned after failing to gain a superintendent's license in Minnesota.
Groups frustrated with lack of access to Duluth superintendent
Some community and school district leaders tell the Duluth News Tribune that superintendent I.V. Foster sometimes cancels meetings and is often inaccessible. The city's mayor says he thinks Foster is "a good person and his heart is in the right place" but he does not seem interested in engaging the community. Earlier this week the school board placed Foster on leave and launched an investigation for undisclosed reasons.
School superintendent, county attorney wear hoodies at Duluth's Trayvon Martin rally
Duluth's rally coincided with one held in Sanford, Florida, the city where the 17-year-old was shot by a security volunteer who thought he looked suspicious. Duluth Superintendent Bill Gronseth says "it appears race was the difference between life and death" for Trayvon.
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