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No draft for women in $618.7 billion annual defense bill heading to Obama
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
Man facing 16 felonies for alleged kidnapping, assault of Willmar woman
Santa comes early to Jefferson
Solar garden planned north of Brainerd
WCT daily sports schedule
2016 Tribune Boys Basketball Previews
Boys Basketball Previews: Cards' Slagter always puts team first
Wild hold off Leafs' surge
Peterson may remain out of commission if Vikings are out of contention
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Harlow D. Skindelien
Marlene M. Baumann
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Dionne commentary: The disempowered majority in U.S.
Will commentary: Trump's Carrier ploy is not conservatism
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Parker commentary: Donald Trump's demagogic illogic
Thomas commentary: Remembering Pearl Harbor at 75
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
University of Minnesota
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
October 28, 2015
UPDATE: Coach Kill bids tearful goodbye to Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS -- With tears in his eyes and often searching for words, Jerry Kill stepped down as the Gophers football coach Wednesday morning....
October 28, 2015 - 5:27pm
October 18, 2015
Kaler: U helping with achievement gap
WILLMAR — The University of Minnesota’s standing among research universities continues to grow while it also focuses its efforts on improving...
October 18, 2015 - 10:28pm
September 3, 2015
Ally of former U of M AD on paid leave after complaints
MINNEAPOLIS -- A senior official with University of Minnesota athletics is on paid leave after a series of complaints were lodged against him following Athletics Director Norwood Teague’s resignation last month.
September 3, 2015 - 11:31pm
August 29, 2015
Commentary: U of M addressing Teague affair
In the eight years I have had the honor of serving on the University of Minnesota Board of Regents — and especially during the past four years under President Eric Kaler’s leadership — the U has made tremendous gains measured by some of our most important benchmarks.
August 29, 2015 - 5:00am
August 7, 2015
College athletics: Gopher AD Teague resigns amid sexual harassment allegations
Gophers athletics director Norwood Teague resigned three years into his tenure Friday following a sexual harassment investigation that included...
August 7, 2015 - 9:46pm
June 22, 2015
Chasing the avian flu virus: Research shows airborne transmission is a possibility
ST. PAUL — Scientists do not yet know whether spring winds carried the highly pathogenic avian influenza into barns and infected turkey or...
June 22, 2015 - 12:01am
June 20, 2015
Meeker County 4-H’ers win Science of Ag contest
ST. PAUL — A Meeker County team is the first to win a 4-H Science of Agriculture competition that tested the team members’ ingenuity at solving...
June 20, 2015 - 12:25am
June 12, 2015
Johnson to chair U of M Board of Regents
WILLMAR — The Rev. Dean Johnson of Willmar has been elected chairman of the University of Minnesota Board of Regents. Johnson was elected to the two-year term Friday morning. His term will begin on July 1. Johnson has been a regent since 2007 and was recently elected to a...
June 12, 2015 - 3:25pm
May 6, 2015
U cancels Showboat season
ST. PAUL — Last year’s Mississippi River flooding has washed out this year’s University of Minnesota Centennial Showboat season. About two weeks of “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” — about one-fourth of the shows — were canceled because of river conditions in June. According...
May 6, 2015 - 11:12pm
April 1, 2015
Hundreds gather to mourn U of M student from Lake Elmo who went missing, presumed dead
MINNEAPOLIS - Hundreds of students, faculty and loved ones gathered Tuesday at sunset in front of the University of Minnesota’s Coffman Memorial...
April 1, 2015 - 9:47am
March 26, 2015
U worries about freeze
ST. PAUL — The University of Minnesota president says a House Republican budget proposal endangers extending a tuition freeze. “Our top priority this (legislative) session has been tuition affordability for our students and their families,” President Eric Kaler said, “In...
March 26, 2015 - 8:00am