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  1. Robert Johnston, who brought the popover to Dayton's, dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | TwinCities

    ... up on North Lexington Parkway, graduated from Central High School in 1953 and briefly studied at the University of Minnesota before jumping into a lifelong career in the food and hospitality business. Johnston and his wife met while working at the ...

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  2. Deaths, injuries plummet in crashes with teen driversRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... crashes by 10 percent; and D.C. could reduce fatalities by 17 percent and accidents by 14 percent. A University of Minnesota study this year found that a smartphone device in cars that disables teen phones in the car and texts parents in real time ...

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  3. Muskegon Lumberjacks have trio earn all-USHL honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... five in games and minutes played. He finished his Muskegon career with 52 wins and is headed to the University of Minnesota next season. Wolanin totaled 41 points to go with a plus-14 rating in the regular season, good for fifth among all USHL ...

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  4. Delivering Better Design Technically and Aesthetically: Key Focus of Design Forum, June 17-18Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... predictable schedules and budgets, Keynote speaker Renee Cheng, Professor, School of Architecture, University of Minnesota , will discuss how collaborative practices also support highly aspirational design goals. "In my recent research of three ...

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  5. Streetscapes: Ralph Rapson's people-centered modern architecture lives on through fellowship programRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Ralph Rapson is the Prince of Minnesota architecture - with a capital "P." Just as the Purple One spread the sound of Minneapolis funk, Rapson spread Minnesota modernism as head of the University of Minnesota's architecture school for 30 years - and a practitioner based here for more than 50. His own creations, most notably the original Guthrie Theater, are hailed as fresh yet fully formed examples of the iconoclastic spirit that drove design in the second half of the 20th century.

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  6. TransitionRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Times News

    ... organizations to address specific needs. One of the pace setters is the School of Nursing at the University of Minnesota which uses funding from the Department of Veterans Affairs to specially train students to understand veterans' complex medical ...

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  7. Panthers leading goalscorer Bjugstad (back surgery) 'feeling 100 percent'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... solid for the Panthers sign becoming a regular last season, in what was his rookie campaign; the University of Minnesota product led the Panthers in points, with 38, and finished 13th in Calder voting. This year, Bjugstad proved a quality scorer at ...

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  8. Dashboard outlines path for Twin Cities economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Finance and Commerce

    Edina Mayor James Hovland speaks Friday to about 200 business and civic leaders at the downtown Minneapolis Hyatt Regency for the unveiling of the MSP Regional Indicators dashboard. Hovland participated in a panel discussion with St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce President Matt Kramer, far right, University of Minnesota Foundation President and CEO Kathy Schmidlkofer and Thor Construction CEO Ravi Norman .

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  9. Vancouver Canucks 1987 NHL Draft RetrospectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Canuck Way

    ... and Germany after his junior career. Sean Fabian never played professional hockey after leaving the University of Minnesota. Garry Valk was the success of the draft for the Canucks. However, again, he only played parts of three seasons with ...

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  10. Addicted to weather? Check out 'Minnesota Weather Almanac'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TwinCities

    We Minnesotans are affected with Meteorological Affected Disorder , says Mark Seeley, University of Minnesota climatologist and meteorologist, in the preface to "Minnesota Weather Almanac." Evidence of MAD, he writes tongue-in-cheek, is our love of climate statistics and addiction to media reports about weather, our habit of starting our days with the Weather Channel, and the way we connect by talking about weather.

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  11. Frogtown Farm hosting Backyard Farm Fair on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... t all my dandelions.) Bring a sample of your garden soil for free, on-site testing by folks from the University of Minnesota. And there's bluegrass music, food, giveaways and activities. For more info: frogtownfarm.org .

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  12. Quick start to HIV drug treatment can cut risk of illness, death in halfRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... HIV-positive individuals around the world," James Neaton, the study's principal investigator at the University of Minnesota, said in a statement. The START study was funded by various parts of the National Institutes of Health, the National Agency ...

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  13. Boris, a Flood': The Week In One SongRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... in 2000. Christopher Federico is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Political Science at the University of Minnesota. He specializes in political psychology and public opinion. He is the recipient of the International Society of Political ...

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  14. Lindahls give $17 million to U of M, most of it for athletic villageRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    John and Nancy Lindahl , the well-connected pair of University of Minnesota alumni who helped raise $91 million for TCF Bank Stadium, are personally backing the university's latest expansion in a big way. The Star Tribune reports that the couple have donated $17 million to the school , with $12 million dedicated to the athletic village that the U of M plans to begin building this year on its Minneapolis campus.

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  15. Benton Exhibit Remembers the Vietnam WarRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | UConn Advance

    ... narratives to Cambodian genocide narratives. This led to her book, War, Genocide, and Justice (University of Minnesota Press, 2012), which included a study of the connections between the Khmer Rouge - the Cambodian Communist followers of the North ...

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  16. Minneapolis Buys New Tiller Through HGAC ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | FireHouse.com

    ... and extrication tools. It will be stationed on the south side of the city and also respond to the University of Minnesota campus." The Pierce Arrow XT tiller apparatus for Minneapolis features Pierce's exclusive Detroit Diesel DD13 500 hp engine as ...

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  17. Economists have figured out whoa s really to blame for exploding income inequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... happened. The research team of Jae Song of the Social Security Administration, Fatih Guvenen of the University of Minnesota, and David Price and Nicholas Bloom of Stanford were able to look at what had previously between private earnings data for ...

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  18. UM Regents Professor Emeritus receives 2015 Molecular Ecology PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurekAlert!

    ... and has held positions at the University of California, Davis; the University of Oregon; the University of Minnesota; and the University of Western Australia. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a past ...

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  19. Toro Establishes Endowed Chair Honoring Its Former President Lily At U Of MinnesotaRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    TORO ESTABLISHES ENDOWED CHAIR HONORING ITS FORMER PRESIDENT LILY AT U OF MINNESOTA May 29, 2015 Source: Toro Company news release To honor the legacy of David M. Lilly, The Toro Company's fourth president and former Dean of what now is the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, and in recognition of the company's long-standing partnership with the University of Minnesota, Toro today announced the establishment of The Toro Company-David M. Lilly Faculty Chair. At an event held at the company's headquarters in Bloomington, Minnesota, Toro also made the official dedication of the David M. Lilly Learning Center in further recognizing Lilly's leadership and lifelong passion for learning.

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  20. Carl B. Denys Honored as an Expert in Global MarketingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... quality of their lives. Mr. Denys received an Executive MBA from the Carlson School of Management at University of Minnesota and a Bachelor of Arts from Ostend Belgium. Looking forward, Mr. Denys' goals are to reshape his company's landscape and ...

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