Twin Cities teachers gather as strike looms

Dozens of teachers in both Minneapolis and St. Paul spent the first part of their weekend painting and assembling signs in preparation for a possible strike on Tuesday.

Minneapolis, St. Paul teachers file intent to strike

As negotiations continue, educators in St. Paul and Minneapolis school district's largest teachers' unions say they have filed their intent to strike Wednesday afternoon. They spoke to media at 4:15 p.m. to reiterate their position, and answer questions. 

St. Paul Public Schools teachers strike looms

St. Paul Public School's largest teacher member union has authorized a strike after a stall in negotiations, saying they’re fighting for "the future of education in St. Paul." Both of the state's largest teacher unions could potentially be on strike at the same time.

List: Mask policies for Minnesota school districts

Many Minnesota school districts are instituting mask mandates for the upcoming school year as the COVID-19 delta variant spreads. While some are requiring students and staff to wear masks, such as Minneapolis and St. Paul, others are recommending it or making it optional.