Opinion
BY JOE NATHAN – GUEST COLUMNIST Minnesota’s state one-act play competition generally doesn’t get the attention that some sports receive. But having watched plays, and been in a few, I’d say that drama is one of the most valuable things a youngster can do. So congratulations to the high s...Read More
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  When it comes to “supporting the troops,” our obligations don’t end after buying a sticker with the phrase. One of my best friends served two tours in Iraq. He separated from the service after serving 13 years in both the Marine Corps and the Army. My friend travelled the world with U.S. Ar...Read More
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By Don Heinzman ECM Publishers Some parents wish their children could attend a year-round school because they think three months of summer vacation is too long. Most Minnesotans believe school shouldn’t start until after the last day of the Minnesota State Fair. Several schools in the Twin Cities ...Read More
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BY JOE NATHAN – GUEST COLUMNIST What does it take to help students from low-income families succeed? Some 131 Minnesota district and charter public schools have just earned an important state award because they have answers. They have earned the Minnesota Department of Education designation of...Read More
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