Panel Considers Repeal Of Teacher Skills TestSeveral members of a House education committee favor repeal of a law that requires a basic skills test for teachers. The K-12 education committee met to consider a task force's report on the test.
Xcel CEO: Corporations Can Do More to Hire VeteransAmong those testifying in Washington Wednesday on ways to hire more military veterans was the chairman of Xcel Energy.
School Bus Drivers Test Road Skills In CompetitionFifty Minnesota school bus drivers are putting their skills to the test — in hopes of advancing to a national competition this summer. The drivers are participating in a statewide competition on Saturday in Arden Hills.
Program Gives Ex-Offenders A 2nd Chance At LifeA new program for out-of-work and struggling men is teaching them to build homes, and build a better future for themselves.
As Manufacturing Jobs Return, Students Get ReadyIf Minnesota's manufacturing sector is going to re-tool for a brighter future, it will need skilled young talent like high school junior Bryce Brethorst.