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August 21, 2012
For some college grads, food stamps are a lifeline
By Julie Siple, MPR News 91.3 FM ST. PAUL – The number of food stamp recipients in Minnesota has soared in the economic downtown to more than 520,000, and on the rolls are a growing number of recent college graduates. Recent graduates remain the exception among food stamp recipients,...
August 21, 2012 - 11:45pm
Wide-serving BHS program receives funding boost
BEMIDJI – A successful after-school and summertime program for at-risk students in the Bemidji School District has benefitted from another grant. The latest grant, totaling nearly $900,000 over three years, brings the total of grants supporting the program over the $5 million mark....
news / local
August 21, 2012 - 11:36pm
August 20, 2012
Lunch workers study how to get kids to eat healthy
DENVER (AP) — There will be more whole grains on school lunch menus this year, along with a wider selection of fruits and vegetables and other...
August 20, 2012 - 1:28pm
August 17, 2012
Kelliher's Lutz named state Administrator of the School Year
Tim Lutz, center, superintendent for the Kelliher School District, was recognized as Administrator of the School Year for 2011-12 for Minnesota...
August 17, 2012 - 10:41pm
August 16, 2012
MSUM student gets 2 internships in a year working around celebs
Brian Ashburn is getting a double dose of celebrities this year. A junior at Minnesota State University Moorhead, Ashburn recently returned...
August 16, 2012 - 9:34am
August 15, 2012
School supply donations sought by Boys and Girls Club
BEMIDJI – The Boys and Girls Club of the Bemidji Area is currently accepting school supply donations for its annual supply giveaway. The following school sup-plies are being accepted: pencils, college-ruled note-books, crayons, folders, glue sticks, calculators, erasers, tissues...
news / local
August 15, 2012 - 5:48pm
August 14, 2012
One more files for Bemidji school board
BEMIDJI – The field of candidates seeking seats on the Bemidji school board is now set. Dana Kuzel of Guthrie filed for election on Tuesday, the last day of filing for the three four-year seats. She now joins six others in seeking positions on the school board. Two incumbents, Ann...
news / local
August 14, 2012 - 7:03pm
July 20, 2012
UND starting cancer early warning system
UND is establishing an early warning system for cancer using data gathered from around the state thanks to a $1.65 million grant from the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the university has announced. North Dakota has long had the Statewide Cancer Registry that...
July 20, 2012 - 1:17pm
City, school pair to get kids to school safer
This fall, those walking to school in Detroit Lakes will be a little safer. Thanks to a federal grant through the National Center for Safe Routes to School program, three sections of sidewalk will be constructed, bringing kids to Rossman and Roosevelt elementary schools. The...
July 20, 2012 - 12:43pm
June 26, 2012
Lake Park-Audubon High School students honored for academic achievement, attendance
Lake Park - Audubon Secondary Honor Rolls Fourth Quarter Beginning Monday, March 26 and Ending Friday, May 25, 2012 B Honor Roll Anderson, Emmi 9; Anglin, Samantha 11; Block, Tarah 11; Bowers, Parker 7; Branchaud, Gabrielle 10; Braseth, Brooke 11; Carson, Benjamin 7; Dahlgren,...
June 26, 2012 - 4:28pm
June 20, 2012
LP-A close to moving into new high school building
It was a curious sight that greeted visitors at Monday night's Lake Park-Audubon School Board meeting in the media center at LP-A High School. Instead of the usual rows of bookshelves and computer desks that had stood in the media center throughout the school year, there were stacks...
June 20, 2012 - 1:00pm
Online M State instructors receive quality training
Eight Minnesota State Community and Technical College instructors recently completed a Quality Matters training workshop designed to improve the quality of online education. Jennifer Beyer, Jeff Bry, Eric Daeuber, Joanna Jesser, Peggy Johnson, Ann Schwalboski, Diane Stenerson and...
business / news
June 20, 2012 - 12:01pm
Scholarship available for MSUM's College for Kids
Minnesota State University Moorhead's College for Kids has scholarship money available for children ages 8 to 14 to attend College for Kids. The College for Kids program received a grant from the Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation for $3,100. The grant will be used for 24 to 40 need-based...
June 20, 2012 - 11:45am
June 13, 2012
Things looking up for Frazee district
Financially, things are potentially looking up for the Frazee-Vergas School District. Superintendent Chuck Cheney reported Tuesday morning that revenues for the 2012-13 year are estimated at $235,000 more, and expenditures are estimated to be down $1.4 million.
news / Frazee
June 13, 2012 - 12:45pm
Frazee School looking to add fitness room, possibly for public
The Frazee-Vergas School District may be getting a fitness area soon, which it will likely share with the public. Superintendent Chuck Cheney said teacher Jim Rader was approached by a community member about receiving $25,000 in fitness equipment for the district. The next step...
news / Frazee
June 13, 2012 - 11:35am