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Petition for later school start is short on signatures


GRAND FORKS — A group pushing for North Dakota’s public schools to start after Labor Day has so far collected at least 6,000 signatures, less than half of what’s needed for a statewide vote, according to a co-chair of the group.

The movement to put the idea on the November general election ballot has been relatively quiet since last summer, when supporters across the state pushed the word out through social media and other outlets.

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