The St. Cloud School District would have to report to the federal government any future allegations of harassment or discrimination against Somali students under a settlement that would end an investigation in the district. The investigation finds the district did not break any federal rules in how it handled previous incidents.
Klobuchar says Congress should pass law to protect abortion rights
Her comments came as the Supreme Court appears poised to weaken — or gut — Roe v. Wade
Police ask for public's help finding Mpls. woman missing a week
The 36-year-old hasn't been seen or heard from recently.
Hello, winter: List of the coldest wind chills in MN Monday morning
The state went from a relatively mild start of the season, to downright frigid wind chills.
1 CWD-positive deer in Brainerd Lakes area, so surveillance will continue
The CWD monitoring measures were supposed to end after this year.
MN program will train, hire 1,000 nursing assistants for long-term care
The facilities are facing a severe staffing shortage.
Minnesota State Fair reestablishes a police department
The fair had been contracting with the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office.
Minnetonka to consider removing middle school mask requirement
The school board has been impressed by vaccination rates among middle school students.
Friday winter storm could hit Twin Cities, southern Minnesota
Meteorologist Sven Sundgaard is already monitoring the forecast.
Teen student arrested for threats toward MN middle school
The Sauk Rapids middle school and high school were closed Monday.
Rally for trans child outed during Hastings school board race draws big crowd
Hastings has been in the spotlight since the child's family was featured in a CNN story.
Minneapolis police chief Medaria Arradondo to retire next month
He's overseen the MPD since mid-2017, following the killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, December 6
The latest from the state health department.
St. Cloud schools near deal in alleged Muslim harassment investigation
An agreement with the U.S. Department of Education would end a federal investigation into charges that Muslim students in the district faced harassment and discrimination. The district says its own investigation revealed many of the claims were accurate and says it took appropriate action when authorities learned about the problem.
Discrimination suit costs St. Cloud schools $37,000 in legal fees
A 20-month federal investigation into alleged discrimination against Muslim students in the St. Cloud schools ended with a settlement.
MTS agrees to settle feds' probe for $7.75M
More than a year after federal investigators began to examine Eden Prairie-based MTS Systems Corp. for possible export law violations, the company announced Tuesday night that it had reached a tentative $7.75 million settlement with the U.S. attorney's office in Minnesota.
Feds on verge of plea bargain in Somali terrorism case
A lawyer for Ahmed Hussein Mahamud says a plea agreement is in the works. Mahamud is among 20 people who have been charged with helping the Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab.
Anoka-Hennepin School District reaches tentative deal over students' bullying lawsuits
The district has reportedly reached a settlement deal with federal officials and will meet Monday night to vote on the agreement.
Feds give Minnesota's anti-bullying law a poor grade
The state ranked among the worst in a new report out from the federal Education Department. The report says Minnesota is one of just a handful of states that prohibit bullying without defining it. The state also lacks a model policy that local districts can use and has no policy on how to handle bullying that happens off school grounds.
School officials will answer to Feds
Minnesota is one of 11 states appealing to the federal government for a No Child Left Behind waiver request that could alter the criteria used for measuring a school's success. National officials say more information is necessary to determine how schools should be measured.
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