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PIne River-Backus School Board: Cell phones pose tricky question in student handbook
Public comment sought on future of Gull Lake Dam Road
Theft of mother's tombstone worsens split as family enters court battle in western Minnesota
300 of more than 2,500 migrant children reunited as scramble underway to meet judge's deadline
Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
Pine River State Bank marks milestone - More than 500 attend celebration
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
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Legion Baseball: Brainerd rallies for win over Little Falls
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Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
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A Virgin Mary statue has been 'weeping' olive oil. Church leaders can't explain it.
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
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University of Minnesota
July 13, 2018
University of Minnesota President Kaler to step down, join faculty
MINNEAPOLIS -- University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler said Friday he’s accomplished “all that I set out to do” and will leave his...
July 13, 2018 - 9:01pm
July 11, 2018
Hilstrom shores up bid for AG's office
Debra Hilstrom helped craft some of Minnesota's laws as a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. She now hopes to be elected the state's...
July 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 22, 2018
UMN enrollment plan calls for Twin Cities rejects to help fill outstate campuses
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota says students who can't get into its increasingly selective Twin Cities flagship will be steered to the four coordinate campuses as the system looks to grow by 3,000 undergraduates over the next six years. The Twin Cities campus accounts...
June 22, 2018 - 7:22pm
June 18, 2018
Professor blames full-fat trend for dairy trade spat
What started the trade spat between the U.S. and Canada over dairy? Blame consumer demand for higher fat products.
June 18, 2018 - 7:07am
June 17, 2018
Painter touts the universal value of ethics for government in senate bid
Fresh off another pugilistic interview—this time with Tucker Carlson of Fox News—Richard Painter took an hour of out of his day to...
June 17, 2018 - 8:00am
June 15, 2018
Crosslake: National Loon Center deemed feasible. Questions raised, answered about project's scope
"Yes." That short, three-letter word garnered cheering and applause from those gathered Friday, June 8, at Manhattan Beach Lodge. That's the...
June 15, 2018 - 5:00am
May 17, 2018
Gophers baseball coach Anderson hasn't forgotten where he came from, what got him there
MINNEAPOLIS—Nashwauk-Keewatin graduate John Anderson arrived on the University of Minnesota campus as a baseball walk-on in the fall of...
May 17, 2018 - 10:06pm
May 11, 2018
Fleck to Gophers fans: We'll return to former glory
MINNEAPOLIS—The first thing P.J. Fleck addressed in front of a crowd of Gophers fans at Owatonna Country Club this week was Minnesota's...
May 11, 2018 - 10:18pm
May 10, 2018
University of Minnesota law school subsidy soars as applications drop
ST. PAUL—Still suffering from a steep drop in student applications, the University of Minnesota School of Law says it can't balance its budget without even more help from the rest of the university. Since 2012-13, the U has given the law school $39.9 million to cover budget...
May 10, 2018 - 7:34pm
Minnesota Senate passes $20 million opioid bill
ST. PAUL—Minnesota would collect $20 million from opioid painkiller makers and distributors under Senate-passed legislation. "We cannot...
May 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
May 9, 2018
Reader Opinion: Thoughtful conversation appreciated
It was my pleasure to spend time with and have a thoughtful conversation with members of the Brainerd lakes community last week when I had the opportunity to speak to the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce at Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake.
May 9, 2018 - 1:15pm
May 8, 2018
Humor tops bill on annual Gopher Road Trip
ST. PAUL—The annual Gopher Road Trip allows the various coaches of the University of Minnesota athletic programs to travel the state and connect with fans who support their programs. It also allows many of those coaches to flash their sense of humor. The coaches prepare speeches...
May 8, 2018 - 9:17pm
U of M professor's tenure-denial lawsuit revived
MINNEAPOLIS—An African-American instructor says her race and sex played a role in the University of Minnesota's decision to postpone and...
May 8, 2018 - 10:56am
May 6, 2018
A presidential visit: U of M head speaks in Brainerd lakes
EAST GULL LAKE—University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler wants outstate residents to know the state's largest institution of higher...
May 6, 2018 - 9:00am
April 30, 2018
University of Minnesota paid $282,000 to resolve sexual harassment complaints
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota paid $282,000 to resolve two sexual harassment complaints against former athletics director Norwood...
April 30, 2018 - 9:45pm