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Minnesota schools closed but stadium lights illuminated as part of #BeTheLightMN movement

Minnesota schools closed but stadium lights illuminated as part of #BeTheLightMN movement Photo: courtesy of Marty Ruch .

Rebecca Omastiak
Updated: April 07, 2020 10:21 AM
Created: April 07, 2020 09:51 AM

Schools throughout Minnesota have been turning on their stadium lights at night as a way to "honor their students, staff and community members" in the midst of distance learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to a social media post from the Minnesota State High School League, dozens of schools are participating as part of the #BeTheLightMN movement.

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