Minneapolis Teacher In Court For Alleged Underage Sex ChargeA 23-year-old social studies teacher has been charged with trying to solicit a minor for sex after being arrested Tuesday in an undercover investigation.
Schools Taking Extra Safety Measures As Students ReturnKeeping kids safe in the classroom is a top priority for schools and students as they head back to classes. On this first day of the year for so many, we're taking a close look at the changes that could be made in a handful of districts.
In Wake Of Conn. Shooting, Minn. Schools To Hold Safety ReferendumMost Minnesota schools will welcome students back on Tuesday, and keeping kids safe while they're there is a top priority. After a gunman stormed an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., and killed 26 people, some Minnesota schools made changes. This fall, at least five school districts in our state will vote on safety referendums.
Twins Blog: Bike Cops For KidsBaseball is a great equalizer. It brings people from all different ages, races and backgrounds together for one reason: to have fun while playing or watching a game. That driving theme could be witnessed Wednesday's game at Target Field.
Bloomington Student Wins National Chess TournamentDavid Floeder, a student at Olson Middle School in Bloomington, won the National K-12 U.S. Chess Federation Championship in Orlanda, Fla., last month.