Dietrich informed families earlier this week that due to a severe bus driver shortage, they would indefinitely suspend school bus services in Grand Forks. In the 24 hours following the announcement, five people approached Dietrich to inquire about the process to become a bus driver, Dietrich general manager Brian Yanish said.
In the time of coronavirus, North Dakota educators are especially pinched, balancing safety demands and the needs of students out sick with a pandemic virus. The job is extra-challenging now, for teachers both in the classroom and teaching remotely.
Exemptions have risen slightly in recent years, prompting a North Dakota doctor to say "to see us losing ground on a completely preventable disease for fears that aren’t legitimate is very frustrating.”
GRAND FORKS - The deaths of four people in an apparent murder-suicide Thursday, May 3, has left a community wondering if more could have been done.Longtime social services and domestic violence experts Kate Kenna and Kristi Hall-Jiran weighed in ...