Coborn's is supporting local schools through a new customer rewards program. Coborn's new More School Rewards program is giving customers, who are already More Rewards members, a chance to support a school.
Nearly 50 percent of kids in the United States are either overweight or obese. However, here in central Minnesota we have a reason to be hopeful, the community is fighting it and we're starting to see a positive outcome.
Minnesota education officials say there has been little change in statewide test results in reading and math. Scores for the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments had no significant improvements in reading or math this year.
Athlos Academy and Math & Science Academy are gearing up for the next school year with both expecting to see enrollment increases. Since the announcement of Stride Academy closing at the end of this school year, both charter schools say the closure will impact their upcoming school years.