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Students, Staff Grieving After Sudden Death Of Rugby Coach

Students and staff at a Minnetonka school are grieving after the sudden death of a 21-year-old volunteer rugby coach, Kody Henslee. Henslee collapsed during practice Tuesday night at the Minnetonka High School gym.

04/10/2014

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Good Question: Can Kids Play Three Sports Anymore?

Caroline Schelquist, a junior at Minnetonka High School, plays basketball and volleyball. “In my off-season, I play on an A.A.U. basketball team and on a J.O. volleyball,” Schelquist said. Minnetonka senior Josh Dalki plays football and baseball. He stopped basketball after the 8th grade. “I either play winter baseball or we obviously train a lot for football,” Dalki said.

10/07/2013

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Going Back To School For Science, Math Lessons

Science and Math can be tough for a lot of kids. Unless you’re really into it — like Mike Augustyniak, who eventually became a meteorologist. You also have to have a good teacher, which Augustyniak took on last week at Minnetonka High School.

09/12/2013

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School Lunch Workers Plan Months Ahead Of Time

While lunch is usually a break for students, the WCCO Morning Show team found out just how much work it is for the ladies who serve it up. At Minnetonka High School, they prepare their menus two months ahead of time.

09/10/2013

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Minnetonka High School Seniors Spend Final Days Giving Back

While many high school seniors will be spending their last days of school taking it easy, seniors at Minnetonka High School have a different plan. The entire senior class will be spending their final hours of high school helping others. The students camped out in the rain for a chance to volunteer.

05/30/2013

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Principal Famous For Anti-Tights Stance To Retire From MTKA

Principal Dave Adney is still puzzled by the media frenzy he started last fall when he asked Minnetonka High School students to refrain from wearing tights and leggings as pants.

04/12/2013

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Learn What ACT, SAT Prep Options Are Right For You

Taking the ACT and SAT are rites of passage for many high school juniors and seniors. But there are so many options to help students score higher that it might be difficult to determine which is right for you.

03/25/2013

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2012 Sounded Good: The Best Breakout Music Acts In Minnesota

Read on for the five best acts to break out in the white-hot Twin Cities music scene in 2012.

12/27/2012

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Student Writing Centers Buttress Skills Corroded By Social Media

National studies show our kids are flunking when it comes to a basic skill — being able to write.

11/29/2012

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Step 1 In Fighting Head Injury: Admit You’re Hurt

As we welcome back high school football, we take a look at an issue that will not go away anytime soon — head injuries.

08/31/2012

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Good Question: Are Home-Schooled Students Better Off?

One of the standouts in this year’s National Spelling Bee was home-schooled 6-year-old Lori Anne Madison.

05/31/2012

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Minnesota High Schools Make The Cut

As the school year comes to a wrap, the list of the top public high schools in the country is complied. As it has in the past, Minnesota had a pretty good showing on the list.

05/20/2012

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Minnetonka-Raised Hockey Taps Into His Hockey Potential

Max Gardiner went from Minnetonka High School to the Gophers to play hockey, but he made a rare decision.

02/20/2012

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Minnetonka Wins National Cheer Championship

A big congratulations to the new National Cheer Champions.

02/14/2012

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Hockey Day Minnesota Focuses On Jablonski Family

This year’s Hockey Day Minnesota is unlike any other in the history of the six-year-old event.

01/21/2012

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