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Larger than life: Rukavina remembered for his accomplishments, big personality
Civil rights activist Gwendolyn Middlebrooks to visit Worthington Tuesday
Beekeeping class offered through Community Ed
Ellsworth adapts after loss of city hall in Tuesday fire
Effort under way to restore Cottonwood County’s historic Pat’s Grove stone house
Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Bemidji State seals Hockey Day sweep: Driscoll, BSU blank Michigan Tech
Minnesota holds off Penn State at buzzer
Girls hockey: Trojans come close, but lose 3-2 to Minnesota River
UMD Bulldogs blank Miami once again for series sweep
Edgerton stirred up over rumors of Dollar General coming to town
Shopko closings not affecting local stores
Trump talks ag labor and trade at the American Farm Bureau Convention
Rail to Road facility may be operational by late February
PUC sets new standards for wind energy approval
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Education resources for parents
Aimlessly Navigating: Writing fulfills my childhood dream… apparently
Letter: December brings American Christmas traditions and cold
Letter: Defend the lives of the unborn, too
Letter: Time to send Grassley packing
Ann K. Petersen
Patricia "Pat" Rutgers
Mary Jo (Benson) Nelson
Resolve, revision of habits lead Murillo to healthier lifestyle
Disheveled Theologian: A history of piano lessons in 721 words
Disheveled Theologian: Light in the darkness
Hike the Wild series begins Jan. 22
Disheveled Theologian: A perspective of trust
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Elmer and Judy Brake
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
December 10, 2018
Lone finalist for U of M president meets public
MINNEAPOLIS — In her first public job interview Monday, Dec. 10, in Minneapolis, the University of Minnesota’s presumptive next president...
December 10, 2018 - 8:18pm
February 8, 2017
Minnesota State chancellor finalists talk diversity, affordability
MINNEAPOLIS — Finalists for chancellor of the Minnesota State system of 30 colleges and seven universities presented their visions in a public...
February 8, 2017 - 7:38pm
July 1, 2016
Capital Chatter: Farm groups back new GMO bill
ST. PAUL -- Farm organizations are happy that the U.S. Senate may be about to pass a bill taking away states' rights to demand that food labels tell consumers if the item has been genetically modified. A bill could be in front of senators as soon as they return from the July 4 holiday...
July 1, 2016 - 9:21pm
April 8, 2016
Rosenstone to retire as MnSCU chancellor next year
ST. PAUL — Steven Rosenstone will indeed retire as Minnesota State Colleges and Universities chancellor when his contract expires in July 2017, the higher education system announced Friday. Rosenstone, 64, acknowledged as much in response to an inquiry Monday that he was considering...
April 8, 2016 - 9:38pm
May 20, 2015
Gaalswyk named Minnesota West president
WORTHINGTON -- Dr. Terry Gaalswyk, currently serving as executive vice president at Western Nebraska Community College, was named Wednesday afternoon...
May 20, 2015 - 1:50pm
April 17, 2015
Gaalswyk, Reimer are both semifinalists for Pine City post
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has named three semifinalists who are under consideration to be president of Pine Technical and Community College. The candidates are Terry Gaalswyk, Joe Mulford, and Martin Reimer. Gaalswyk and Reimer are also candidates for...
April 17, 2015 - 9:46pm
March 3, 2015
MnSCU chancellor, faculty call truce
ST. PAUL — A rift between Chancellor Steven Rosenstone and faculty of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is over. Five weeks after Gov. Mark Dayton threatened to withhold money from the higher education system, the parties Tuesday sent the governor a copy of a dea...
March 3, 2015 - 9:51pm
February 27, 2015
MnSCU backs Ridgewater's president after no-confidence vote from faculty
WILLMAR — Minnesota’s state college system has said it supports Ridgewater College President Douglas Allen. Allen came under fire at the end of the week when the community college’s faculty passed a vote of no confidence in his leadership Thursday evening. According to Sam...
February 27, 2015 - 9:43pm
October 9, 2014
Minnesota West receives manufacturing grant
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (MNAMP) has been selected to receive a $15 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor for advanced manufacturing education throughout Minnesota. MNAMP is a statewide Minnesota State Colleges and Universities...
October 9, 2014 - 8:20pm
September 14, 2014
Ecumen, MnSCU to partner on rural senior care
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL — Rural Minnesota is acutely impacted by the collision of a rapidly aging population and a shortage of nurses in senior care.
September 14, 2014 - 9:00pm
June 9, 2014
Faculty feud with MnSCU chancellor heats up
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s state university faculty union sent a harsh critique of Chancellor Steven Rosenstone’s performance to the MnSCU governing board as it gears up to evaluate him. The union and Rosenstone have had a tense relationship. Since last fall, they have clashed...
June 9, 2014 - 11:07pm
March 24, 2014
Building a bright future at Minnesota West
WORTHINGTON — Dr. Barbara McDonald, Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s new interim president, visited the school’s campus...
March 24, 2014 - 10:43pm
February 13, 2014
Editorial: Wood should be considered for Minnesota West post
It was interesting, to say the least, to learn a few days ago that former Minnesota West Community and Technical College president Ron Wood would not be considered for the interim president post at the school. After all, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) Chancellor...
February 13, 2014 - 8:19pm
February 11, 2014
Minnesota West’s interim president will be selected from MnSCU employees
WORTHINGTON —The position of interim president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College will be chosen from internal candidates of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU), it has been announced. During MnSCU Chancellor Steven Rosenstone’s two-day tour to all...
February 11, 2014 - 10:47pm
February 13, 2013
Students demand more education spending
ST. PAUL -- Laura Duscher and Brittany Stanoch say they are Minnesota's future, so they suggest looking back to 1999. A contradiction? Not for...
February 13, 2013 - 10:48pm