Free All-Day Kindergarten Enrolls 57,000 Minnesota KidsThis is the first year of free all-day kindergarten in Minnesota, and by all accounts the implementation appears to be a success.
1 Year Since 2 Students Killed In LandslideThursday marks one year since a landslide in St. Paul's Lilydale Park took the lives of two young students. Ten-year-old Mohamed Fofana and 9-year-old Haysem Sani were killed last May when a cliff fell on them during a class field trip.
St. Paul Reaches $1M Settlement In Fatal Lilydale Park LandslideThe families of two children who were killed -- and one child who was injured -- after a landslide in Lilydale Regional Park last May could receive $1 million from the city of St. Paul, according to a settlement released Thursday.
St. Paul Taps Engineering Firm In Landslide ProbeThe city of St. Paul says it's hired a civil engineering firm to examine the site of a gravel slide this week that killed two children. The children were fourth-graders from a suburban elementary school who were exploring a popular fossil area when the gravel slide hit them Wednesday.
2 Victims Identified In St. Paul Gravel SlideThe body of the final missing child from Wednesday's gravel slide accident has been recovered, authorities confirmed late Thursday morning. The victim was identified as 10-year-old Mohamed Fofana. The tragedy happened Wednesday afternoon at Lilydale Park.
1 Dead, 2 Injured, 1 Missing After Field Trip At Lilydale ParkOne child is dead, two others are injured and another is missing after a hillside gave way Wednesday during a fourth grade field trip at a St. Paul park, according to Fire Marshal Steve Zaccard. In a press conference, authorities said that multiple crews continue to search the area for the missing child.
Students, Parents Shaken Following St. Paul Park Tragedy Parents ran into a St. Louis Park elementary school “sick and heartbroken” Wednesday following a gravel slide that authorities say left one fourth-grader dead, two others injured and one missing.