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Minnesota reports COVID deaths of teen student, 2 school staffers

Cases in schools rose again in the past week, though there are signs cases may have peaked.

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List of St. Paul schools that could close, merge with others under new plan

The district is looking to address coming enrollment and funding issues.

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Stickers promoting white supremacist group found on St. Thomas campus

Police said a man walked on to campus and stuck them in about two dozen places.

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Boy arrested after making threats towards school in Anoka

An image shared on Snapchat warned of the "best school shooting yet."

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Counties without K-12 mask mandate see sharper rise in child COVID cases

That's according to a new study released Friday by the CDC.

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May bomb threat at south metro school traced to Lakeville area kid

Months of investigation led to the digital footprint of the juvenile.

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Update: 'Electrical malfunction' caused lockdown at Chanhassen HS

"We have no reason to believe there was a threat to the school," the principal said.

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COVID vaccine to be offered at 14 Twin Cities YMCAs

The vaccine will be available to everyone age 12 and up during free clinic events.

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Where are child COVID vaccination rates highest and lowest in Minnesota?

In many counties, fewer than half of all eligible children have received even one dose.

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Vaccination rates among MN kids have doubled in past 2 weeks

The state's "Vax to School" campaign appears to be working.

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Gov. Walz launches 'Vax to School' campaign ahead of new year

The state is encouraging students aged 12-17 to get vaccinated before school starts.

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Rochester schools will require face masks for young learners

Students older than 12 are encouraged but not required to wear masks.

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As Delta variant spreads, Walz discusses masking, emergencies, and back-to-school

Vaccination rates vary across the state, but many counties are under 50%.

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School's driving warning to students after road rage killing, fatal police chase

There has been a spate of deadly incidents on Twin Cities roads.

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Watch: Sixth-grader with cerebral palsy makes touchdown in Detroit Lakes

Kale Hannahs' classmates made sure he got a chance to play during recess.

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Hill-Murray girls' hockey shut down after 3 players with COVID symptoms kept playing

The players showed 'complete disregard' for the school's COVID

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Jan Malcolm: COVID linked to youth sports is higher than raw numbers

Jan Malcolm and Gov. Tim Walz explained the reasoning behind the decision to shut down youth sports.