Bradley Knudson, the Prior Lake dad who posted a YouTube video calling out his 14-year-old African American daughter’s bullies and racist statements made via Snapchat, now says he regrets the stir the video caused.
In December, the Prior Lake-Savage Area School Board introduced Janeen Peterson as the district’s next director of food services. As a mother with a 6-year-old going to kindergarten in the district she now serves, she sees a certain intimacy in the job.
Every year, Hidden and Twin Oaks middle schools hold a geography bee, where students compete to be the next geography champion. This year, that was Twin Oaks Middle School eighth-grader Carter Mong of Prior Lake.
The state Department of Natural Resources will postpone a new aquatic invasive species training and trailer decal program that was due to launch at the end of the month while legislators consider changes to the program, according to a DNR news release.
Several teams representing WestWood Elementary and SAGE Academy achieved highest honors in the recent WordMasters Challenge, a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.