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  1. Stores Making Shift To Accommodate Chip CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... has made its way to the U.S. to improve security. "Your information is encrypted in a stronger way," University of Minnesota marketing professor George John said. "It's not as easy as it would be to take it off the magnetic strip where they can just ...


  2. Gypsy moth numbers up, but could spike more after El Nino winterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    ... winter actually helps the eggs survive, said Dr. Brian Aukema of the forest insect laboratory at the University of Minnesota. "Populations often take some time to rebound after drastic crashes such as the one caused by the (unusually cold) winter of ...


  3. Recent Changes Shake Up Gopher Football TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSTP

    At least four University of Minnesota Gopher football recruits have withdrawn from the team, including two in just the last two days. There is no doubt this fall has been challenging for the team and as changes continue - including more coaching changes just last weekend - players continue to walk away.


  4. Letu Places Two Teams Among Top 10 in U.S. in Ieee ProgrammingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Gilmer Mirror

    ... Engineers, the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology. The University of Minnesota Twin Cities, North Carolina State University, Kansas State University and John Hopkins University took the top four spots, ...


  5. Wild Looking To Dig Out Of Early, Familiar Slump At ChicagoRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... WCCO for David, who was an intern in the sports department while earning a journalism degree at the University of Minnesota. ...


  6. Lundblade, among the first endodontists, served as mayor ofRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, 1520 Harry Wurzbach. It was while working his way through the University of Minnesota as a janitor in the science building that Lundblade caught the attention of his professors. They "saw his ability to ...


  7. U of M Professors, Students Developing 'Next Generation of Crops'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KSTP

    Researchers at the University of Minnesota are working on a wheat that you don't have to replant, and you could find it in stores soon. Perennial crops are convenient because farmers don't have to be re-plant them year after year, and now perennial wheat grass could be the future.


  8. Higher labor, drug costs soften Cleveland Clinic marginRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Modern Healthcare

    ... r's degree in international relations from Boston University and a bachelor's in journalism from the University of Minnesota.


  9. Dallas Patient with Ebola-Like Symptoms Ruled Out for Deadly VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... scare in Texas last fall, the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Minnesota advised the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) that "there is scientific and ...


  10. New York adopts first US menu salt warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    ... of Apple-Metro, the company that owns Applebee's restaurants in the city. A study carried out at the University of Minnesota found the mean sodium content in food served by the eight biggest US restaurant chains rose 23% between 1998 and 2010. ...


  11. 'J.B.' Crahan, Former Flexsteel CEO, Passes at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | RV Business

    Jack Bertsch "J.B." Crahan, 92, former chairman and CEO of Flexsteel Industries Inc., died at Unity Point-Finley Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa, on Nov. 19. Born Aug. 24, 1923 in Galesburg, Ill., Crahan honed his business chops as a youngster, starting his own turkey farm at age 14. He attended the University of Minnesota and enlisted in the Naval Air Corps and served in the Pacific Theater during World War II and was called back to duty to serve in Korea. He joined Flexsteel in 1947, and along with Sam Santillo, moved the metal division to Dubuque in 1955.


  12. Gary W. Jones, 79Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Jackson County Pilot

    ... prize winning steers at the fair. After graduating from Jackson High School in 1954 he attended the University of Minnesota, graduating in 1959. While attending the university he participated in ROTC and then spent 17 years in the military. He ...


  13. Kathryn Boyd-Batstone, News21 and Nick Swyter and News21Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Aaron Blake covers national politics and writes regularly for The Fix. A Minnesota native and summa cum laude graduate of the University of Minnesota, Aaron has also written about politics for the Minneapolis Star-Tribune and The Hill newspaper.


  14. 4 Winter Activities That Require SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... he addition of snow makes the hunt that much more enjoyable. In order to get it cleaned in time, the University of Minnesota offered to pay people $10 an hour to shovel.


  15. Gophers volleyball: Daly Santana is Big Ten player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Minnesota outside hitter Daly Santana digs the volleyball during the third set against Radord in the Sports Pavillion at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis on Friday, December 6, 2013. Gophers volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon and outside hitter Daly Santana were named Big Ten coach and player of the year, the conference announced Tuesday morning.


  16. Gophers football loses fourth commitment in a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Sean Foster, a four-star offensive lineman from Mundelein, Ill., said Tuesday he was "saddened" by the recent departure of offensive coordinator-offensive line coach Matt Limegrover, the assistant coach who recruited him. "After speaking to the coaching staff at the University of Minnesota, it is in my best interest to decommit immediately and explore my options," Foster said.


  17. Carol Mame WallRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hayfield Herald

    ... and Fanny Woodbury of Page, N.D. Carol sang and excelled at the piano and flute. She played in the University of Minnesota marching band and graduated with an Education degree in 1946. She then taught elementary school in Minneapolis and married ...


  18. Smyth receives service awardRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business North

    Corbin Smyth, UMD associate vice chancellor for student life, was awarded the Susan Maul Distinguished Service Award at the Association of College Unions International Region V conference. The conference was held at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Nov. 6-8.


  19. Emerging artists find creative home at ErrRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | City Pages

    ... work your way there." Fletcher met other founding members of Err while working at Ivory Tower, the University of Minnesota's undergraduate art and literary magazine. The group first gathered to build art installations for the Art Shanty Projects on ...


  20. Sustainable: Spreading the clean-energy gospelRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Finance and Commerce

    ... a very positive relationship with them and we've been pleased with these projects." Housed at the University of Minnesota Extension in St. Paul, CERTs is a multi-layered public-private partnership that helps communities, businesses and individuals ...