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47 min ago | CBS Local

Isaac Kolstand Walking More, Bonding With Daughter

The former Minnesota State University-Mankato football player who suffered a severe head injury during an assault is making a lot of progress, according to his CaringBridge website .


Related Topix: Minnesota State University Mankato

4 hrs ago | Minnesota Medical Association Online

New E-Cigarette Restrictions Now in Effect

The nicotine ingestion devices are now banned in schools, hospitals, clinics, most government-operated buildings, any facilities owned by the University of Minnesota or Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, and licensed daycare facilities.


Related Topix: University of Minnesota

15 hrs ago | Sentinel

Abrahams-Hartmann to wed

Parents of the couple are Reverend Dan and June Abrahams of Detroit Lakes, and Keith and Mary Jo Hartmann of rural Granada.


Related Topix: Detroit Lakes, MN, St. Cloud State University

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Upcoming bronze pour another aspect of Lanesboro's arts campus project

Karl Unnasch watches the furnace during one of his previous metal pours. This year will see the first bronze pour in Lanesboro, though there have been three or four iron pours in the area previously.


Related Topix: Winona State University, UMass Dartmouth

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Jesse Ventura's lawyer: 'American Sniper' incident never happened

Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's lawsuit claiming that he was defamed in the book "American Sniper" got off to a fast start Tuesday.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Coronado, CA, Minnesota State University Mankato

Thief River Falls Times & Northern Watch

Pageants held on July 15 in TRF

The Miss Thief River Falls, Miss RiverFest and Little Miss Thief River Falls pageants will be held Tuesday, July 15 at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln High School auditorium.


Related Topix: Thief River Falls, MN, Medicine, Nursing, University of North Dakota, Minnesota State University Moorhead, Greenbush, MN

Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

Matthew Hostetler and Kelsey Patton

Matthew Hostetler and Kelsey Patton Mike and Denise Hostetler of Fort Wayne are proud to announce the engagement of their son, Matthew Hostetler to Kelsey Patton, daughter of Mark and Elise Patton of Baraboo, Wisconsin.


Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, Winona State University

Mon Jul 07, 2014

St. Cloud Times

What's it like to be a counselor at 4-H day camp?What's it like to be ...

What's it like to be a counselor at 4-H day camp? Volunteer builds skills by managing kids in summer.


Related Topix: Stearns County, MN, Cold Spring, MN, St. Cloud State University

Jackson County Pilot

Gladys I. Armstrong, 85

Gladys Irene Armstrong died of natural causes on June 13, at the Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen, Texas.


Related Topix: McAllen, TX, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Minnesota State University Mankato, Education Etc.

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Winona: Students learn hands-on health care at 'Scrubs Camp'

Josh Schmelzer held up a flexible orange nasal tube in front of a group of purple-scrubbed high-school students at Winona Health.


Related Topix: Winona, MN, Education Etc., Winona State University, Cottage Grove, MN, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Faribault County Register

He's filling in at the Blue Earth City Hall

"This a fantastic town," Bodem says. "When I first was coming into the city I thought it was very neat, clean and looks like there have been many improvements completed here recently."


Related Topix: Blue Earth, MN, St. Cloud State University, Red Lake Falls, MN

Marshall Independent


Amanda Louwagie and Lucas Hovila announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Jerry and Jan Louwagie of Marshall and Brian and Nancy Hovila of Bloomington.


Related Topix: Minnesota State University Mankato, University, FL, University of Minnesota

Marshall Independent

Rural authors exhibit at Minnesota's Machinery Museum in Hanley Falls

Opening July 8 and continuing through Aug. 5, the Minnesota's Machinery Museum in Hanley Falls will host an exhibit of posters, books and artifacts titled "A Prairie Literary Legacy."


Related Topix: Minnesota, Hanley-Falls, MN, Buena Vista University, Southwest Minnesota State University, Agriculture, Science, Stearns County, MN


Metropolitan State University looks to fresh start with new president

When Sue Hammersmith assumed the presidency at Metropolitan State University in 2008, the economy was in recession -- which worked out well for the 42-year-old commuter college and its graduate programs.


Related Topix: Metropolitan State University, University of Wisconsin Green Bay, St. Cloud State University, Minneapolis, MN, St. Paul, MN

Fri Jul 04, 2014

St. Cloud Times

St. Cloud-area public gardens grow communitySt. Cloud-area public...

St. Cloud-area public gardens grow community At the varied plots, residents learn to cultivate crops, meet neighbors.


Related Topix: St. Cloud, MN, Agriculture, Science, Home Gardening, Home, St. Cloud State University, Life, Food, Vegetables

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Fillmore County Journal


Lanesboro, Minn. - Al Batt - writer, speaker, storyteller and humorist -- and RavensFire - lively Irish music featuring beautiful vocals and lively mandolin and fiddle -- will be special guests on the 'Traditions' themed "Over the Back Fence" community variety show this month.


Related Topix: Lanesboro, MN, Winona State University

Wed Jul 02, 2014

St. Cloud Times

SCSU professor spent years improving literacy for African tribe

SCSU professor spent years improving literacy for African tribe Ettien Koffi wanted to create a written language for the Anyi, a tribe he grew up in Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/03/scsu-professor-spent-years-improving-literacy-african-tribe/12124599/ Ettien Koffi, an English and foreign ... (more)


Related Topix: St. Cloud State University, Sartell, MN

St. Cloud Times

Our View: Binge drinking takes deadly toll on a all adultsOur View:...

Our View: Binge drinking takes deadly toll on ... all adults Study finds excessive drinking tied to 1 of 10 deaths in working-age adults Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/07/02/view-binge-drinking-takes-deadly-toll-adults/12121655/ Bring up "binge drinking" and most Central Minnesotans probably think ... (more)


Related Topix: Minnesota, St. Cloud State University, Opinion

Star Tribune

Campus beat: Minnesota professor's gowns head to a London stage, via Twitter

As a theater professor, Sheila Tabaka has been directing - and making most of the costumes for - the spring play at Southwest Minnesota State University for years.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN

Pipestone County Star

Learning to lead

Tyson Watters and Jacoby Hunt, soon-to-be seniors at Pipestone Area Schools, were selected to attend American Legion Boys State on the Campus of Southwest Minnesota State University from June 15-21.


Related Topix: Pipestone, MN, Southwest Minnesota State University