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A new program helps prospective teachers become one in 8 weeks.

Become a Teacher in 8 Weeks

 A law passed in 2011 allows for the creation of alternative teacher licensure programs. "Teach for America Twin Cities" and the University of Minnesota are proposing they team up in a first of its kind program.

600 Minnesotans run in the Boston Marathon tomorrow.
 
General Mills takes back controversial new legal terms.
 
According to a new study, fuels from corn is not better than gas.
 
A Litter Bit Better Campaign kicked off today in Rochester.