Minneapolis Students March For Gun Control; Council Backs Assault Weapons Ban High school students in Minneapolis walked out of class and marched Wednesday to protest gun violence and urge lawmakers to change gun laws.
Minneapolis High School Jazz Bands Hold First Annual JAM FestJazz ensembles from Washburn, Roosevelt, South and Southwest performed in Saturday night's first annual JAM Jazz Festival at South High. Each school separately took the stage to perform their own music.
Minn. Terror Suspect Returns To Twitter, Posts False InformationA fugitive Minnesota terror suspect was back on Twitter Tuesday, spreading false information about a Texas attack to ISIS sympathizers. WCCO reported Monday how the Minnesotan known as Mujahid Miski encouraged one of two gunmen involved in an attempted attack on a Texas event.
Mpls. Public Schools Look To Curb Achievement Gap Minneapolis Public Schools has rolled out a new achievement program that will specifically address the needs of the largest demographic group within the district -- black males.
Student Leaders Fired Up As We Day Is Just Two Weeks AwayWe have been talking about Minnesota's first We Day for months, and now it is just two weeks away. Students across the state have spent the past year doing service projects to earn a ticket to We Day, which is a day-long event featuring popular musical acts and inspirational speakers. We Day comes to the Xcel Energy Center on Oct. 8.
Youths Graduate From Mpls. Police Mentor ProgramMinneapolis police officers are celebrating the graduation of teens who have completed their youth mentorship program. The program was started by Minneapolis School Resources Officer Dennis Milner. The vision is to prepare teenage males, ages 15 through 18, to be responsible adults.
School Works Toward We Day By Fighting BullyingOften bullying stems from a lack of understanding of others. Whether it's sexuality, race or even economic status, some find it easier to pick on others' differences. Students at Wellstone International High School say bullying is almost a daily occurrence there.
2 Arrested After Break-In At High SchoolMinneapolis Police have taken two people into custody overnight that they believe broke into a high school.
Police: Woman Shot Outside South Mpls. SchoolA woman is in the hospital after someone shot her outside a Somali Independence Day basketball game in Minneapolis Sunday.
Vigil Set For Roosevelt High Shooting VictimA community vigil for the 16-year-old Trequan Martell Sykes is set for June 5 at the site of his murder.
After 7 Decades, 88-Year-Old Veteran Officially GraduatesAt 88 years old, Don Johnson feels like he has a hole in his heart due to not being able to walk across the stage with his graduating class in 1943.
Mpls Man Seeks To Get Back Into The NBAA Minnesota man is hoping to play again for the Timberwolves after playing basketball at the University of Minnesota and overseas.