Weather Forecast


Farmington schools issue first app ban for iPads

Email News Alerts

The Farmington School District has banned an app from students' iPads for the first time since putting the devices in the hands of every student earlier this year.


The app Snapchat now tops the list of programs students are restricted from using on their school-issued iPads. Notice of the restriction went out April 3, letting parents and students know the app had to be removed by Monday, April 8.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
(651) 702-0974