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St. Paul approves more expensive renovation of American Indian Magnet School
Conservative gun rights activist tailed off campus by mocking protesters
Bloomberg qualifies for Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas
Minnesota legislators push to test, securely store all rape kits
Republican says Minnesota should change same-day voting registration rules
Now or never: Gophers men’s basketball must go on run to make NCAA tournament
UND men's basketball prepares for demanding Summit League stretch
NCAA ponders one-time transfer rule for all sports
What’s missing from Wild winger Mats Zuccarello’s game now: fun
NASCAR's Newman 'awake, speaking' day after Daytona crash
At home on the range
RURAL KINDRED, N.D. - The landmark is the West Prairie Free Lutheran Church on the corner of county Highways 46 and 18. From there, reaching...
November 21, 2019 - 7:28pm
November 16, 2019
South Dakota student opposed a YA novel for mandatory college reading. The backlash from famous authors was fierce
ABERDEEN, S.D. — When she was a junior at a small South Dakota college in 2016, Brooke Nelson joined a committee to pick the book incoming...
November 16, 2019 - 2:05pm
October 15, 2019
House Democrats release plan to lower college costs
WASHINGTON — The Democratic-controlled House is expected Tuesday, Oct. 15, to release a plan to make college more affordable and schools more...
October 15, 2019 - 10:51am
October 1, 2019
Minnesota woman’s 'bizarre and surreal' decades-long student loan dispute
MINNEAPOLIS — Kaja Robinson can’t forget the hold music at her former debt collection agency’s phone line. “Oh my God, it's awful,”...
October 1, 2019 - 4:31pm
July 8, 2019
Aspiring college students know 'shockingly' little about financial aid
High school students know very little about how financial aid works, according to a new analysis.
July 8, 2019 - 10:23am
March 30, 2019
15 parents charged in college scandal appear in court
BOSTON - Fifteen parents accused of conspiracy to commit fraud appeared in federal court Friday as legal proceedings accelerated in the college...
March 30, 2019 - 11:45am
March 17, 2019
After overcoming homelessness, he was accepted to 17 colleges
For weeks on end, Dylan Chidick would wait by his mailbox for the postal worker. He had applied to more than a dozen colleges, not an unusual...
March 17, 2019 - 11:27am
March 12, 2019
FBI accuses wealthy parents, including celebrities, in college-entrance bribery scheme
WASHINGTON - The Justice Department on Tuesday charged 50 people - including two television stars - with participating in a multimillion-dollar...
March 12, 2019 - 11:04am
January 22, 2019
Private colleges slashing tuition
As soaring tuition costs scare off many families, a growing number of private colleges have embraced a marketing tactic associated more with...
January 22, 2019 - 12:40pm
November 4, 2018
Volleyball: UM-Morris earns first-ever NCAA bid with upset over Eagles
In each of the past five seasons, the Minnesota Morris volleyball team was on the verge with winning an Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC)...
November 4, 2018 - 7:44pm
October 14, 2018
Why college costs soared as more students enrolled
Today's college students and recent alumni often look wistfully to the 1960s.
October 14, 2018 - 7:00pm
October 10, 2018
Minnesota college's undergrad enrollment keeps dropping, but there's a silver lining
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Undergraduate enrollment at Minnesota State University Moorhead has reached a low point not seen since at least 2000,...
October 10, 2018 - 9:47pm
September 24, 2018
Minnesota college application fee waived in October
MOORHEAD — The college admission fee to all Minnesota colleges and universities will be waived from Monday, Oct. 22 to Friday, Oct. 26, as part of College Knowledge Month. Application fees for qualified low-income students and active duty military service members deployed overseas...
September 24, 2018 - 7:47pm
September 21, 2018
Facing shrinking budget, NDSU president calls for optimism
FARGO — After weathering "unprecedented" cuts in state funding, being told to expect more cuts and now dealing with a serious enrollment...
September 21, 2018 - 8:02pm
September 1, 2018
College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?
College is increasingly seen by high school students as a means to an end: getting a job. Since the Great Recession, surveys of teenagers - and...
September 1, 2018 - 12:30pm