Rites of passage A weekly photo journal
Updated: June 08, 2010, - 11:26 AM
Professional gopher hunter Bert Arkman, 85, retired from the business and started training Max Merila, 14, to carry on the tradition.
Updated: June 08, 2010, - 09:28 AM
Rites of passage a weekly photo journal
Updated: May 25, 2010, - 11:11 AM
When Gordy the gorilla, a 400-pound western lowland gorilla, suddenly died at his home at the Como Zoo on April 19th, 10 days shy of his 24th birthday, his death was mourned by staff and visitors alike. Now, however, the focus of primate keepers has turned to the two remaining apes, including Gordy's step-brother Schroeder, who has lived almost his entire life by Gordy's side.
Updated: May 25, 2010, - 10:38 AM
On an infant mattress in a barren bedroom, Brittni Jones, 18, and her daughter Alissa, 21 months, seemed to marvel at their good fortune. They were no longer homeless.
Updated: May 11, 2010, - 08:25 AM
Brennan Mercury Feist was three weeks old during his Buddhist newborn blessing ceremony performed by monks Witiyala Seewalie Thera...
Updated: April 20, 2010, - 02:05 PM
Brennan Mercury Feist was 3 weeks old during his Buddhist blessing ceremony performed by monks Witiyala Seewalie Thera and Bisho Kirti Maharjan at the Minnesota Buddhist Vihara in north Minneapolis.
Updated: April 20, 2010, - 09:58 AM
Not long ago Larry Jones was in danger of failing school. That all changed when he switched to Phoenix High,...
Updated: April 06, 2010, - 02:07 PM
Not long ago Larry Jones was in danger of failing school. That all changed when he switched to Phoenix High, an alternative school run by the Volunteers of America. He graduated and will attend college. As he neared graduation principal Sonal Redd learned that Jones could two-step. To repay Redd, Jones gave his principal dance lessons.
Updated: April 06, 2010, - 06:05 AM