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Multimedia Journalism Program Returning to UWS

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - The Journalism program at the University of Wisconsin-Superior will be returning this coming fall. Back it 2017 it was one of 25 programs suspended due to budget cuts. Now, faculty is…

Minnesota Public School Enrollment Drops 2% Amid Pandemic

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Public school enrollment in Minnesota has dropped by about 17,000 students as families turned to home schooling, private schools and delaying entry into kindergarten amid the pandemic. The figures from the Minnesota Department of Education represented a…

UW-Superior Reopens COVID-19 Testing Site

SUPERIOR, Wis.- A free COVID-19 testing site is back open on the campus of U-W Superior for anyone in the area. The state-funded nasal swab testing site has moved from the gymnasium to UWS'…

School Closings, Delays: Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021

The following cancellations or delays have been reported to FOX 21 for Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021 Ironwood School District - Closed Lake Superior School District - 2 Hour Delay South Shore School District – Closed  

School Closings, Delays: Monday, Feb. 8, 2021

The following cancellations or delays have been reported to FOX 21 for Monday, Feb. 8, 2021 Bessemer Area School District - Closed Drummond Area School District - Closed (no after-school activities or virtual classes) Hayward Schools - Closed South Shore…

Some Proctor Students Return To Hybrid Model

PROCTOR, Minn. - Proctor schools welcomed some students back to the classroom after months of doing distance learning to help prevent the spreading of the coronavirus. Bay View Elementary kindergarten through fifth-grade students returned back…