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Driver charged with homicide in crash that killed Brooklyn Center teen

The victim was a sophomore at Minneapolis North High School.

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MDH finds 'troubling' trend in how many sugary drinks students are consuming

Nearly half of students have a sugary drink a day. Health officials recommend limiting it to one per week or fewer.

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Dept. of Education adding more gender options when collecting student data

The public can comment on the implementation of the nonbinary gender options until Dec. 13.

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4 added to list of MN schools with 5+ confirmed COVID-19 cases

There are now 11 schools identified by the state health department.

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University of Minnesota transitions to step 2 of fall COVID-19 plan

Students in campus housing now have a little more flexibility.

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State health leaders 'extremely concerned' about students spreading COVID-19

State leaders don't want infected students, both high school and college, spreading COVID-19 to more vulnerable people.

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School near Duluth has 'high number' of people with COVID-19 symptoms

Wrenshall School District is moving to full distance learning.

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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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UST responds to viral photo of large crowd outside St. Paul college bar

It's not clear if the crowd outside the bar were UST students.

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MN principal creates emotional music video ahead of return to school

"I wanted to create humor around a very taxing situation."

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As it stands: A county-by-county look at how MN schools could restart

The model of choice will change based on a 14-day infection rate in each county.

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Coronavirus: Most U of M classes will be online this fall

Approximately 60% of courses will be available through online and remote instruction.

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U of M study details how coronavirus spreads in classrooms

Without standing directly under a vent, 90% of aerosols from a teacher remain in the classroom, the study found.

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Survey of 20,500 MN educators finds distance learning is fall preference

More safety measures would make educators feel more comfortable with in-person instruction.

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Take a look at St. Paul Public Schools' back-to-school planning

Families will have the option for distance learning no matter what the state decides.

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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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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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Person with COVID-19 involved with MN graduation ceremony

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

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'Relatively strong possibility' students don't return to school for 2019-20 year

The governor is not optimistic about the chances of returning to in-person classes.

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Coronavirus: MCA tests canceled for the rest of the school year

The state has received federal approval to cancel tests.