When Dr. Brooks Jackson arrives Monday as the new dean of the University of Minnesota Medical School, the Johns Hopkins pathologist will tap a reservoir of optimism.
Updated: February 15, 2014, - 09:45 PM
Joan Adams Mondale, a longtime patron of the arts and wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale, has moved from her Minneapolis residence into hospice care.
Updated: February 02, 2014, - 11:15 PM
Conservation scientists in Mexico, the United States and Canada rang alarm bells Wednesday, warning that the Minnesota state insect — the orange and black Monarch butterfly — is facing dire population declines that resulted in the smallest wintertime habitat since surveys began in 1993.
Updated: January 30, 2014, - 11:34 AM
We’re still competitive, but some worry that talent won’t stick it out.
Updated: January 26, 2014, - 12:40 AM
The Mayo Clinic in Rochester announced Friday that a decadelong research project on using stem cells to repair damaged heart tissue has won federal approval for human testing, a step that could have implications for millions of Americans with heart disease.
Updated: January 17, 2014, - 10:46 PM
A plant grown in the South Pacific and consumed by islanders for its mild sedative effects appears to prevent smoking-induced...
Updated: January 11, 2014, - 04:27 PM
Minneapolis author says it’s a cheap way to delay the ravages of the disease, but cautions against using it without medical supervision.
Updated: January 02, 2014, - 12:06 PM
State health officials are reminding those who haven’t been vaccinated — especially the elderly and those with immune system deficiencies — that it’s time to act.
Updated: December 27, 2013, - 10:54 PM
An experiment that began four years ago in Two Harbors, Minn., uses individualized behavior modification to get results praised by state and federal officials.
Updated: December 20, 2013, - 11:51 PM