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Metrics committee: Stay in Phase Yellow until Oct. 12

September 15, 2020

The MCCSC Metrics Committee decided to keep schools in "phase yellow" until Oct. 12.  In the yellow phase, elementary...

Students give their opinions on the return to school plan

August 30, 2020

To go back or not? Not everyone agrees on what’s best. On August 25, the MCCSC board reconvened to shape its policy...

Board votes to start in-person September 8

Board votes to start in-person September 8

August 26, 2020

Starting on September 8, MCCSC will be re-entering a hybrid-learning model for all schools. At a school board meeting...

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South teacher creates face shields for firefighters

August 27, 2020

Top 10 Things To Do In Bloomington That Aren’t “Have A Frat Party”

Top 10 Things To Do In Bloomington That Aren’t “Have A Frat Party”

August 27, 2020

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Senior Tristan Ruhlman talks about the first day of face-to-face school.
Seniors Josie Lobring and Katherine Zinkan discuss the upcoming Edgewood XC meet.
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How Bloomington is responding to homelessness amid COVID-19 pandemic

How Bloomington is responding to homelessness amid COVID-19 pandemic

May 8, 2020

The current pandemic has caused losses for many. No matter how big or small, the impact of the coronavirus has likely been felt by Americans...

Saying goodbye to Darn Good Soup

May 6, 2020

Darn Good Soup has been a staple of Bloomington life since 2011 -- located on the Square, and known for its delicious daily soups and friendly...

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