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U.S. Supreme Court to hear sex offender social media ban case
White House urges ban on non-compete agreements for many workers
Surveys show change in public opinion of police
Minnesota Court of Appeals affirms Meeker County criminal sexual conduct conviction
Willmar man changes plea after Minn. Supreme Court ruling
WCT Sports Show: Section volleyball preview
WCT Sports Show: Section playoffs roundup
Gophers deal 21 with Brooks, Smith combo
Card girls CC team clinches fifth-straight state trip
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Great Swedish Adventure begins and features woman with Willmar roots
Willmar native on 'The Voice'
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Pope Francis the manager - surprising, secretive, shrewd
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Melissa Heen Peterson
Kenley Jo Krogfus
Myron F. Koosmann
Aaron Abrahamson letter: Don't blame Baker for MNsure
Gail Guptill letter: Send Baker back to St. Paul
Harrop commentary: Bill Clinton did not call Obamacare 'Crazy'
Estrich Commentary: Election landslide? Not so fast
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Minnesota man accused in 5-year-old girl's death indicted by grand jury
University of Minnesota
October 5, 2016
Claeys says he's handled late hit on Penn State kicker
MINNEAPOLIS—Gophers linebacker Jaylen Waters has "paid his penalty" for the late hit on Penn State kicker Joey Julius during Minnesota's 29-26 overtime loss Saturday, coach Tracy Claeys said Tuesday. "It's been taken care of, in my opinion," Claeys said, without elaborating....
October 5, 2016 - 12:03am
October 4, 2016
Pitino and Co. ready to turn over a new leaf
MINNEAPOLIS—It won't be difficult to separate the 2016-17 Gophers' basketball team from last year's edition. Minnesota will feature six new faces — three freshmen and three transfers — each of whom figures to make some type of impact this season. This year's Gophers...
October 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
September 15, 2016
Minnesota winery owner helps breeders patent their unique plants and potables
DETROIT LAKES—When Penny Aguirre was growing up in Moorhead, her love of animals initially had her pursuing dreams of becoming a veterinarian,...
September 15, 2016 - 4:36pm
September 9, 2016
University of Minnesota's nonresident tuition hike pays off
MINNEAPOLIS—Nonresident students at the University of Minnesota could be in for another big tuition hike next year as enrollment stayed...
September 9, 2016 - 9:46am
May 15, 2016
College Basketball: Son of former Gopher drawing interest from majors, including Minnesota
Jericho Sims, son of former U of M player Charles Sims, is getting offers from several NCAA Division I teams -- including the Gophers -- after attracting little notice before this spring
May 15, 2016 - 11:29pm
May 10, 2016
College Athletics: Four finalists will interview for U’s AD post
The University of Minnesota athletics director search is in a critical phase with interviews this week with finalists for the job
May 10, 2016 - 11:58pm
May 1, 2016
NFL Draft: Gophers Murray, Campbell selected
By Andy Greder St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS — With a din of excitement audible from his native Milwaukee, Gophers cornerback Eric Murray shared the euphoria that erupted when he was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the NFL draft’s fourth round Saturday. “The reaction...
May 1, 2016 - 11:44pm
April 22, 2016
UM-Morris names Rodney Hanley new chancellor
MORRIS — Rodney Hanley has been named the next chancellor of the University of Minnesota, Morris. Hanley’s appointment is effective July 1 pending approval by the Board of Regents at their May 13 meeting. Hanley comes to Morris from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, a...
April 22, 2016 - 8:54pm
March 4, 2016
U of M president sees ‘unmistakable momentum’
MINNEAPOLIS — University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler delivered his fifth State of the University address Thursday, describing the institution as “transformative, vibrant and strong.” But, Kaler told an audience at the U’s Coffman Memorial Union, the university has made...
March 4, 2016 - 5:30am
March 1, 2016
Uninsured rate in Minnesota nearly halves
A new report from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the University of Minnesota finds that Minnesota cut its uninsured rate nearly...
March 1, 2016 - 10:14am
January 23, 2016
Front-row seat in Paris helps U of M professor see potential of western Minn. in slowing climate change
MORRIS — Ten days at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Paris gave Arne Kildegaard ample opportunity to learn of the misery...
January 23, 2016 - 12:24am
December 25, 2015
College Football: Gophers’ Claeys more soft-spoken than Kill but still gets results
Gophers head football coach Tracy Claeys is more soft-spoken than predecessor Jerry Kill, whom Claeys replaced Oct. 28. Claeys, for instance, doesn’t spend much time getting fiery in speeches to the team
December 25, 2015 - 10:05pm
College Football: Gophers waiting until after bowl game to announce coaching hires
Gophers football coach Tracy Claeys said Wednesday he is close to hiring an offensive coordinator and offensive line coach. But an announcement won’t come until after Monday’s Quick Lane Bowl
December 25, 2015 - 10:03pm
December 14, 2015
NHL: Ballard finishing degree at U
Former Minnesota Wild player Keith Ballard officially retired from the NHL last week because of lingering concussion symptoms but already had...
December 14, 2015 - 11:06pm
College Volleyball: Gophers advance to Final Four
A huge performance by senior outside hitter Daly Santana led the University of Minnesota volleyball team to a four-set win over Hawaii in the NCAA regional, putting the Gophers in the Final Four in Omaha, Neb., next Thursday and Saturday
December 14, 2015 - 11:05pm