Abdirizak Haji Hussein, 89, lived in Minneapolis after leading his nation through its turbulent early days.
Updated: February 01, 2014, - 07:03 PM
The “newcomer classrooms” are a concentrated effort to jump-start the adjustment of Somali students in American schools. The program is aimed at Somalis, but the concept could be adapted to any immigrant group.
Updated: January 25, 2014, - 06:41 AM
The ex-Minneapolis mayor said he’d suffered no permanent heart damage and was feeling better than he had in years, and in fact may have suffered more heart damage at his junior prom.
Updated: January 21, 2014, - 05:37 AM
Backing of 25 teachers makes the German immersion school the state’s only unionized charter.
Updated: January 15, 2014, - 11:38 PM
If Doug Mann’s name is familiar, it’s likely because he was one of 35 candidates in Minneapolis’ mayoral race last year.
Updated: January 14, 2014, - 02:11 AM
Over the past two years, suspensions have declined in the state’s second-largest school district precisely because of the sorts of actions now suggested by the federal government.
Updated: January 12, 2014, - 09:12 PM
A diversion pipe is being installed this week to route water being pumped into the Lake Calhoun-Isles lagoon, marking the...
Updated: January 08, 2014, - 10:18 PM
After three days, two angioplasties and six stents to deal with what was described as a serious heart attack, former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak left Abbott Northwestern Hospital on Tuesday to recuperate.
Updated: January 08, 2014, - 06:02 AM
Abbott Northwestern Hospital spkeswoman Gloria O’Connell said the procedure to clear an artery took about an hour and was led by interventional cardiologist Yale Wang of the Minneapolis Heart Institute.
Updated: January 07, 2014, - 06:27 AM