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Governor to receive invite to tour Appleton prison
Records for Aug. 27
New London depot makes another historic move
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Harold (Bill) William Wright
Cartoonist Opinions for Aug. 27
Letter: Our declining moral values
Why can't political ads be truthful?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
University of Minnesota
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
December 8, 2015
U to leave basketball coaches network
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota is cutting ties with Villa Seven, the basketball coaches recruiting network co-sponsored by Nike and inherited by the U when the Gophers hired former athletics director Norwood Teague in 2012. Run by Teague and its founder, former U senior associate AD Mike...
December 8, 2015 - 11:05pm
November 27, 2015
U of M student forum OKs moment of silence to honor 9/11
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s undergraduate student government approved an annual moment of silence to recognize the victims of 9/11, after rejecting a similar proposal earlier this month. The vote by the Minnesota Student Association Forum was nearly unanimous,...
November 27, 2015 - 10:51pm
November 7, 2015
College Athletics: Gophers senior AD resigns amid investigation
Mike Ellis, who worked under disgraced former University of Minnesota athletics director Norwood Teague, quit his job Friday after a two-month...
November 7, 2015 - 12:02am
October 30, 2015
MCROC creates meeting place for ideas and collaboration
WILLMAR — A business with a need for research or a researcher in need of a business home to enter the marketplace could find a connection in...
October 30, 2015 - 11:06pm