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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.

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Coronavirus: 3 paths for students, teachers who develop symptoms

The guidance is available for all Minnesota families.

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Ex-school superintendent charged with alleged $42,000 embezzlement

The 63-year-old allegedly swindled the school district over an 18-month period.

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Rochester school delays start of classes after positive COVID-19 cases

Three staff members tested positive, and others have been in close contact with them.

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Some school districts delay first day of school to allow for more planning time

Wayzata, Anoka-Hennepin are among the districts pushing back the start date.

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Boy falls approximately 50 feet down school chimney

The 14-year-old climbed the chimney with two friends, according to police.

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Burnsville educator named Minnesota teacher of the year

Hassan is the second teacher from the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district to receive the award.

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Coronavirus: Gov. Walz reveals plans for 2020-21 school year

The governor issued the state's long-awaited guidance Thursday afternoon.

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Minneapolis Public Schools plans distance learning to start school year

One of the state's largest school districts released its plans on Tuesday.

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Charges: Former Anoka teacher sexually assaulted 4 teenage boys

The assaults occurred between 2010-2019, court documents say, when the boys were as young as 14.

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Former youth basketball coach charged in new child sex abuse case

Aaron Hjermstad has been charged in two other cases.

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MN elementary school unveils back-to-school plans amid pandemic

The Rochester school operates on the 45-15 yearlong calendar.

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North St. Paul teacher being investigated for alleged racist behavior

The teacher has been placed on administrative leave.

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Minnesota set to release fall guidance for K-12 schools on Thursday

The Department of Education has been considering three possible scenarios.

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Person with COVID-19 involved with MN graduation ceremony

A health official said the ceremony was conducted against health guidance.

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Walz executive order allows some in-person training, testing

The order aims to help fill critical infrastructure workplace shortages.

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Arson suspected in fire that burned down school playground

It's the playground at Watertown-Mayer Elementary School.

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Charges: Eden Prairie wrestling coach sexually assaulted young student

The girl started training with the coach when she was 9 years old.

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Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz makes schools announcement

The governor is expected to cancel in-person classes for the rest of the academic year.

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Tech problems mar 1st day of distance learning in Minnesota

There were multiple reports of crashes and glitches.

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With school closed, students with special needs missing vital help

A Cottage Grove family is among those struggling without the structure of school.