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Crime report for April 25
Disappearance of two Oklahoma girls stumped police for years. Then they learned about the Polaroids.
Minn. lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct at St. Paul apartment
Bill Cosby convicted on three counts of sexual assault
Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as Trump's next secretary of state
Report: QB Mayfield expected to go No. 1 to Browns
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
BASEBALL: Beavers, U-Mary capture comeback wins in split
SOFTBALL: Final inning outburst dooms BSU in sweep to UMD
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji opens second in Moorhead
Virginia L. Pollard
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
University of Minnesota
October 12, 2017
Proposed 15 percent U of M nonresident tuition hike gets mixed reception
MINNEAPOLIS — A proposed 15 percent spike in tuition charged to nonresidents got a mixed reception Thursday, Oct. 12, from the University...
October 12, 2017 - 8:46pm
October 9, 2017
Releasing eagles helps this animal caregiver remember American principles
COLFAX, Wis. — Almost a week after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history and other similar instances in the past several...
October 9, 2017 - 11:39am
October 5, 2017
University of Minnesota faculty drop effort to form a union
ST. PAUL — A three-year effort to unionize University of Minnesota faculty is over without going to a vote. Organizers said Thursday, Oct....
October 5, 2017 - 7:26pm
September 25, 2017
Gopher mascot runs over 7th grade Eagan football players at Vikings halftime
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Golden Gopher football team may have had the weekend off but their mascot came to play Sunday in an exhibition against an...
September 25, 2017 - 5:09pm
September 21, 2017
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
PERHAM, Minn. — Logan Richter, a 6-foot-4, 290-pound offensive and defensive lineman from Perham, sat in the back row with his sister,...
September 21, 2017 - 9:36am
September 16, 2017
It took a village to change the life of Gophers running back Shannon Brooks
MINNEAPOLIS—Melissa Weeks needed a quick respite from her roles as a seventh-grade science teacher and sole guardian to the teenage Brooks...
September 16, 2017 - 1:01pm
September 14, 2017
University of Minnesota to examine its 1930s-era discrimination
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota will confront the sins of its past after a library exhibit highlighted a troubling era of discrimination against African-American and Jewish students. President Eric Kaler announced Wednesday he will appoint a committee to "guide our thinking...
September 14, 2017 - 9:11pm
Middle Tennessee sees victory over Gophers as branding opportunity
MINNEAPOLIS—Middle Tennessee State wants to spoil a pair of Gophers seasons in 2017. After the 12th-seeded Blue Raiders toppled No. 5 Minnesota...
September 14, 2017 - 6:59pm
September 7, 2017
U of M to seek $235 million from state for buildings
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota will hold off on higher-profile construction projects in hopes the state will pay for overdue...
September 7, 2017 - 8:33pm
Gophers, TCF Bank amend stadium naming rights after private contributions falter
MINNEAPOLIS -- The University of Minnesota and TCF Bank have amended their naming-rights deal on TCF Bank stadium. The deal includes new branding...
September 7, 2017 - 11:16am
September 5, 2017
Court rejects attempt to unionize all U of MN faculty
ST. PAUL — University of Minnesota part-time and contingent faculty may not join the same union as those on the tenure track, the state Court...
September 5, 2017 - 7:18pm
August 29, 2017
Down one dorm, U of M makes room for huge freshman class
MINNEAPOLIS—The University of Minnesota's largest freshman class since 1970 started moving in Monday, Aug. 28, and found they had the dorms...
August 29, 2017 - 10:39am
August 24, 2017
Potatoes look good in ND, Minn. as crops avoid drought, deluges
INKSTER, N.D. — Red River Valley potato growers generally have avoided drought and deluge this growing season. That bodes well for the...
August 24, 2017 - 6:37pm
August 16, 2017
U of M leaders followed rules during football sex assault investigation, review finds
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota followed both federal law and its own policies while investigating and punishing several football players for an alleged sexual assault, an external review has found. In a report to a Board of Regents panel Wednesday, Aug. 16, lawyers with...
August 16, 2017 - 1:04pm
August 11, 2017
Gopher scrimmage is latest test for competing Gopher QBs
MINNEAPOLIS—The Gophers' live scrimmage on Saturday will be the latest test for quarterbacks Demry Croft and Conor Rhoda in their battle...
August 11, 2017 - 9:32pm