Minnesota Public Schools Approve “Transgender Tool Kit”

The Minnesota Department of Education has adopted a resource for teachers to use in classrooms to support transgender and gender-nonconforming students. More than 200 supporters and opponents attended a meeting last Wednesday to share their thoughts. The guidelines were approved by the “School Safety Technical Assistance Council” by the end of the night. The 11-page

Duke the Dog Elected for Third Term as Mayor

By: Jeff Caldwell, II Duke, a nine-year-old French Pyrenees, won his third mayoral election in a landslide. Duke’s only competitor, his girlfriend Lassie, received one vote. “I don’t know who would run against him, because he’s done such great things for the community,” said local resident Karen Nelson. The small town of Cormorant, Minnesota has been governed under Duke’s rule