Like many emigrants fleeing the brutalities of war, Gada Roba of Ethiopia has seen the worst of humanity. Yet his...
Updated: December 18, 2013, - 09:21 PM
Bob Olson witnessed plenty of heartache in his 24 years as a police officer specializing in domestic abuse cases. But...
Updated: December 16, 2013, - 04:44 PM
A University of Minnesota professor says that when it comes to female athletes, most fans value what they value in males: Athletic competence.
Updated: December 12, 2013, - 09:03 AM
A family’s food assistance gets cut by $36 a month. A Sara Lee/Taystee bread outlet closes in New Brighton. A...
Updated: December 07, 2013, - 06:22 PM
Lloyd Johnson knew that his favorite lemon cake would be served at his 100th birthday party at Woodbury’s Stonecrest Senior Living residence. But playing a duet with surprise guest and mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko? Let’s call that the icing.
Updated: December 04, 2013, - 10:37 PM
Her “Smooch! Project” aims to capture 10,000 photographs of people around the world kissing loved ones on the cheek.
Updated: December 02, 2013, - 07:53 PM
A thriving synagogue for more than 70 years, (on the Iron Range!), B’nai Abraham was all but abandoned in the 1990s, as young Jews bolted for college, jobs or mates, and their aging parents moved to warmer climates.
Updated: November 27, 2013, - 07:54 PM
Albert Nyembwe has found himself with big shoes to fill.Last September, Nyembwe’s nonprofit, the Cilongo Foundation of Blaine, held its...
Updated: November 24, 2013, - 12:04 AM
Gov. Mark Dayton’s abrupt suspension last week of the provisional release of sex offenders was, fortunately, just a temporary stop...
Updated: November 19, 2013, - 08:10 PM