From one Hmong family, four of Johnson High's top students
From left, Jethro , Josalyza , Jepheny and Justin Thao pose for a photo in front of Johnson High School in St. Paul on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Concert for the Northfield Skateboard Park
Come down to The Key on July 27th to enjoy performances by BK, E-Man, Dewi Sant, El Triunfo, and The Cutters; and great times hosted by the Northfield Skateboard Coalition! The proceeds will go towards building a skatepark in Northfield.
In These Times
The Bad Boss Tax
'Walmart is the country's biggest beneficiary of food stamp dollars, and many of those dollars are coming from its own workers, like me.'
Northfield riverfront sees first big folk event
Amy Boxrud grew up with grandparents who listened to Finnish records every afternoon and went out dancing to Finnish-American bands a couple nights a week.
Fillmore County Journal
Olive Aletta Peterson, 96, of Peterson, Minn. died on Thursday, July 10, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Rushford, Minn.
Local Food Trucks Enjoys All-Star Game Boost
But the big leagues are moving beyond peanuts and Cracker Jacks, putting the spotlight on five up-and-coming Minnesota chefs.
People: Nadine Gordimer Dies
Nobel laureate Nadine Gordimer , 90, died at home in Johannesburg. Gordimer won the Booker in 1974 and the Commonwealth Writers' Prize in 2002, along with the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1991.
St. Cloud Times
1st statewide large breeder law takes effect
Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/07/st-statewide-large-breeder-law-takes-effect/12323977/ Some dog and cat breeders say a new law intended to improve conditions for animals simply will encourage unsavory breeders to operate under the radar.
Public Invited to Third Annual Northfield Film Fest
In collaboration with the Cannon Valley Elder Collegium , Carleton College is pleased to host the third annual Northfield Film Festival, running Tuesday evenings during the month of July.