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'Ellen' pays tribute to MN kindergarten teacher battling cancer

Kelly Klein continues to teach kindergarten via Zoom while at her chemotherapy treatments.

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Edina teachers raising money to help colleague's son, who is battling cancer

After being cancer-free for two years, he's battling cancer for the second time.

vaccine

Walz confirms major changes to Minnesota's vaccine program

The goal is to make more vaccines available for those 65-plus.

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Minnesota changes vaccine appointment process, here's what to know

Walz also announced plans for a mass vaccination event at Xcel Energy Center.

Governor Tim Walz

Governor Walz to announce 'sweeping' education plan Monday

The governor will address Minnesota at 2 p.m. Monday.

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It could take months to vaccinate MN teachers, people 65 and older

"This is going to be harder than going to Ticketmaster and trying to get Bruce Springsteen tickets," Walz said.

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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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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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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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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.

Health officials recommend MN schools stay open for now

Only 2% of COVID-19 cases have involved people under the age of 19, the MDH said.

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Amid strike, St. Paul Public Schools sends layoff notices to teaching assistants

The district says the step is necessary to protect itself financially.

St. Paul Federation of Educators

36,000 students out of school as teacher strike begins in St. Paul

A strike begins immediately after failed negotiations reached a deadline.

St. Paul teacher strike

Saint Paul teachers prepared to 'walk the line for our kids'

A strike could begin Tuesday unless last-minute mediation leads to a new contract.

St. Paul teacher strike

How a St. Paul teacher strike will impact students, families

If a strike happens, all pre-K through 12th-grade classes will be cancelled.

Saint Paul teachers' union votes in favor of going on strike

Eighty-two percent of union voters are in favor of going on strike.