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Free, reduced tuition program expanded to all UMinn campuses

Nov. 02, 2021 08:46 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota will offer free or reduced tuition to many Native American students attending its five campuses starting next fall. The cost waiver program had previously been offered only at the Morris campus, but now will be expanded to...

Prosecutors begin round 2 of arguing Rodriguez death penalty

Oct. 31, 2021 11:09 AM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Prosecutors in North Dakota's first and only death penalty case say defense attorneys are wrong by claiming the judge didn't go far enough in explaining why he threw out the sentence for the man convicted of kidnapping and killing University of North Dakota student Dru...

Tuesday's Scores

Oct. 26, 2021 23:35 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Class AAAAA= Section 1= Northfield 48, Austin 14 Rochester Century 40, Rochester John Marshall 28 Section 2= New Prague 34, Mankato East 21 ...

Wednesday's Scores

Oct. 21, 2021 05:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Force 26, Minneapolis Edison 14 Ada-Borup 47, Red Lake County 20 Aitkin 54, Hibbing 20 Albany 40, Zimmerman 8 Alexandria 35, St. Cloud Tech 6 ...

New Crookston bishop says sexual abuse victims are priority

Oct. 18, 2021 18:16 PM EDT

CROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) — The new bishop of the Crookston diocese said Monday he has learned important lessons about how the Roman Catholic church should respond to abuse by priests. Bishop Andrew Cozzens replaced Bishop Michael Hoeppner, who resigned earlier this year at...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 01:02 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Force 59, Minneapolis Roosevelt 6 Adrian 36, Wabasso 12 Albany 16, St. Cloud Cathedral 14 Alexandria 43, Sartell-St. Stephen 22 Andover 49, Coon Rapids 13 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 02, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada-Borup/Norman County West 12, Polk County West 7 Aitkin 46, Duluth Denfeld 0 Albany 52, Princeton 37 Andover 24, Buffalo 18 Annandale 29, Watertown-Mayer 13 ...

Saturday's Scores

Sep. 26, 2021 00:54 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley def. Menahga, 25-22, 25-23, 21-25 Minnehaha Academy def. West Lutheran, 25-21, 25-21, 21-25, 25-21 Watertown-Mayer def. Belle Plaine Apple Valley Invite= ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 00:57 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Force 38, Concordia Academy 23 Ada-Borup 33, Mahnomen/Waubun 12 Albany 42, Little Falls 21 Andover 49, St. Francis 21 Anoka 33, Roseville 13 ...

EXPLAINER: What's next in Dru Sjodin death penalty case

Sep. 24, 2021 16:26 PM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s first and only federal capital punishment case is on hold after a federal judge this month threw out the death sentence given to Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. in 2006 in the death of college student Dru Sjodin. Judge Ralph Erickson, who...