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U.S. oil & gas rig count falls to record low for 15th week
Monday storm impacted an estimated 37.7 million acres of Midwest farmland
Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty as part of Russia probe -defendant's lawyer
UPS, FedEx warn they cannot carry ballots like U.S. Postal Service
U.S. Postal Service watchdog to probe service woes as worries rise about mail ballots
Vikings getting O-line line in order, and it could feature Pat Elflein at right guard
Twins and Royals postponed; doubleheader Saturday
Without Sylvia Fowles, time for Lynx’s Napheesa Collier to bust out of sophomore slump
Vikings linebacker Cam Smith says COVID-19 might have saved his life
Speedy 16-year-old center from Wisconsin commits to SCSU
University of Minnesota
July 17, 2020
Back from the brink, still much unknown about trumpeter swans
From none to some and now thousands in just a few decades, the comeback of the trumpeter swan in Minnesota has been a wildlife recovery success...
July 17, 2020 - 10:00am
July 9, 2020
University of Minnesota joins schools challenging federal government's visa restrictions
DULUTH — After U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced policy changes that would prevent international students from living in the...
July 9, 2020 - 7:04pm
June 27, 2020
Gophers to pay $2 million for nonconference football games in 2020. Are they worth it?
ST. PAUL -- The University of Minnesota Gophers football program is optimistic -- amid the coronavirus pandemic -- that it will be able to play...
June 27, 2020 - 6:53pm
June 3, 2020
University of Minnesota clinical trials finds anti-malaria drug an ineffective COVID-19 treatment
A new clinic trial from the University of Minnesota found the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine doesn't prevent COVID-19. In the first randomized...
June 3, 2020 - 4:56pm
May 14, 2020
Gophers’ top coaches take pay cuts to save department $450,000
ST. PAUL — The Gophers athletic department’s highest earners will take voluntary 10% pay cuts for the first six months of fiscal year 2021...
May 14, 2020 - 6:27pm
May 12, 2020
U of M doctor at forefront of COVID-19 trials
ST. PAUL — As a physician, professor and infectious disease specialist, Dr. Susan Kline has spent months in the heart of the fight against...
May 12, 2020 - 9:08pm
May 9, 2020
Minnesota locker plants booked as consumers buy hogs from farmers
WILLMAR, Minn. -- People who are worried about a potential shortage of pork in grocery stores because COVID-19 has temporarily shut down a number...
May 9, 2020 - 11:14am
May 8, 2020
Minnesota graduations to move online, state blocks stadium, auditorium ceremonies
ST. PAUL — State education officials on Friday, May 8, rolled out guidelines for graduation ceremonies that barred in-person gatherings in...
May 8, 2020 - 11:25am
May 4, 2020
Gophers softball expecting smooth transition as Ritter named head coach
MINNEAPOLIS -- In the depths of a few Minnesota winters, Piper Ritter admits that like many residents of the region, she has thought, briefly,...
May 4, 2020 - 2:04pm
April 26, 2020
Minnesota effort to slow aquatic invasive species is working
DULUTH, Minn. — The news at times seems all bad when it comes to aquatic invasive species in the Northland. Every year more lakes are infested...
April 26, 2020 - 6:00am
April 22, 2020
Coming soon to Minnesota: COVID-19 testing for all
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is about to become the first state in the nation to test every person with the symptoms of coronavirus.In a joint show...
April 22, 2020 - 12:43pm
April 21, 2020
Minnesota has capacity to run thousands of COVID-19 tests a day. Lawmakers are pushing for more.
ST. PAUL — Minnesota research institutions could get a financial boost from the state for developing new testing to detect the coronavirus...
April 21, 2020 - 5:57pm
University of Minnesota launches two coronavirus trials using blood pressure medication
MINNEAPOLIS — Medical experts have for weeks tested the degree to which anti-viral treatments such as hydroxychloroquine and remdesivir can...
April 21, 2020 - 4:57pm
University of Minnesota to freeze tuition next academic year
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota system will be implementing a tuition freeze for a majority of its students in the fall in response...
April 21, 2020 - 3:59pm
April 20, 2020
Prosecutors charge man suspected in a string of Minneapolis sexual assaults
MINNEAPOLIS -- Authorities say they've linked an Anoka County man to multiple incidents of assault, rape and burglary going back to 2013, largely...
April 20, 2020 - 3:33pm