Data is being collected by the Minnesota Department of Health for the first time in an effort to better examine how concussions affect high school athletes, WCCO reports. Officials are keeping tabs on 42 schools, where in the first seven weeks of the fall sports season, 373 student athletes have been diagnosed with a concussion. That's a rough average of more than one a week:
Minneapolis approves $1.6B budget, including big property tax hike
St. Paul also passed its budget on Wednesday.