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.