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Girls tennis: Big 9 good fit for Northfield so far

The Big 9 Conference is proving a pretty good fit for Northfield early on, but the rest of the conference might not l…

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School buses are the safest way to transport our children. Let's keep it that way.

School buses are the safest way to get children back and forth to school. Students are approximately 50 times more likely to arrive at school alive if they take the bus verses driving themselves or riding with friends. But did you also know that your child is safer riding the bus than being driven by you? The reality is more children are killed outside of a school bus than they are as bus occupants. Motorists must anticipate children in a school bus “danger zone” — the area around a bus where most injuries and deaths occur. Comments (0)

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