Jefferson Hockey Coach Brings In Chess Expert To Help PlayersInspired by a movie on Bobby Fisher, a Twin Cities coach brought a chess expert to Bloomington Jefferson High School to help his girls hockey team get better on the ice.
Fairgoers Cope With Record-Setting HeatExtreme heat is the most dangerous type of weather, causing more fatalities than flooding, lightning, hurricanes and tornadoes combined. Appropriately, fairgoers are taking Monday's temperatures seriously while still having fun. On a second day of record-breaking heat and oppressive humidity, fairgoers arrived with water in hand and armed with a plan to stay cool. For members of the Jefferson High School marching band, beating the heat began days in advance when musicians began getting used to consuming lots of water.
Wis. Student, Teacher Hurt When Pool Floor ShattersA Wisconsin student and gym teacher were injured when they were sucked through a shattered underwater viewing window in a high school's pool.