Federal officials think the lack of sidewalks and safe crosswalks are discouraging school children from walking to school. The Pioneer Press reports even after hundreds of millions of dollars in federal spending, the percentage of kids walking to school remains in the low double digits. In one Woodbury school, not one of the more than 800 students walks.
5-year-old girl hit by car after getting off the bus
A 17-year-old driver from Rochester ignored the stop arm and flashing lights.