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U.S. court rules gray wolf hunts in Great Lakes states illegal

Returning the wolf to “endangered” status ends three years of hunting in the region.

Jones returns to Apple Valley an even bigger star

On a visit home to Apple Valley on Friday night, Duke freshman Tyus Jones said he is adjusting to the big time of college basketball.





Zafar Siddiqui
A Reading of the Chapter of Mary in the Qur'an

The program will focus on the similarities between Christianity and Islam by honoring Mary, the mother of Jesus, and the birth of Jesus. There will be a reading from …

Gold in the Barn
Postgame: One new guy plays, one sits for Gophers

Minnesota fans got to witness new walk-on Mike Lukashewich in Friday's victory but will have to wait to view international big Gaston Diedhiou.

Paul Douglas on Weather
Weekend Thaw - A Nearly White Christmas - Plowable Snow Next Friday?

This weekend will be the meteorological equivalent of living in a cold drawer full of soggy gym socks. Well, maybe not quite that nice, but you get the idea: …





Paul Brand
Brand: Buick is squealing – how to silence it?

Q: I purchased a new 2013 Buick LaCrosse with the six-cylinder engine in January 2013. It currently has only 10,300 miles on it. During cold mornings prior to the …

Mark Craig
Craig: Vikings' receiver Johnson says Manziel is misjudged

One Vikings WR likes both Manziel and Bridgewater

Patrick Reusse
Reusse: Inner voice keeps Crockett running for NDSU

Former Totino-Grace star John Crockett has 1,754 yards rushing for the Bison.


Minnesota on Tap
Surly Beer Hall Media Day Notebook

I had a chance to check out the new brewery on Thursday and chat with some of the Surly family. Check out my notes and photos from media day …

Fedwa Wazwaz
What Does Our Faith Say About Power and Oppression?

Faithful Response: What does our faith say about how we respond to issues of power and oppression?

Minnesota on Tap
New Surly Brewery Set to Open Friday

The much anticipated opening of the new Surly brewery is upon us. On Friday, December 19th at 11 AM the doors to the Prospect Park neighborhood will open and …