Jenna Ross

Reporter | State News
Phone: 612-673-7168
Jenna Ross covers state news. She previously reported on higher education, including the University of Minnesota, for more than four years. She tweets at @ByJenna.

Recent content from Jenna Ross

Feb. 14: State Dept. not looking to deport student

St. Mary’s spokeswoman calls government statement “great news.”

Updated: February 14, 2014, - 11:16 PM

Feb. 13: Visa extension denied for comatose student

St. Mary’s Medical Center is planning to send Muhammad Shahzaib Bajwa back to Pakistan, but his family worries he won’t survive.

Updated: February 13, 2014, - 11:11 AM

Lake Superior nearing ice-over

Unusual freezing on the Great Lakes worries shipping industry.

Updated: February 08, 2014, - 12:22 AM

Iron Range officials want to protect $140 million trust fund

Plans would create a new structure for the $140 million fund generated by taxes on taconite.

Updated: January 31, 2014, - 11:48 PM

Teen gets probation for his part in killing of Willmar grandmother

Devon James Jenkins, 16, the youngest of three defendants, apologized for his role in the robbery and gruesome stabbing and strangulation of Lila Warwick, 79. Two others, including her grandson, await trial.

Updated: January 28, 2014, - 05:49 AM

Stage set for restoration of NorShor Theatre in Duluth

NorShor Theatre makes governor’s list of proposed construction projects.

Updated: January 27, 2014, - 11:25 AM

Duluth schools weigh random tests for drugs, alcohol

Duluth district’s plan to check for drugs and alcohol follows Superior’s lead.

Updated: January 16, 2014, - 10:39 PM

Obituary: Bill Altnow, Mankato photographer

Bill Altnow slept with the police scanner on. Big news, he knew, could happen at any moment. When it did,...

Updated: January 14, 2014, - 09:32 PM

Duluth looks for new ways to attack homelessness

The North Shore city where homelessness is a growing problem is looking for new solutions, including a Homeless Bill of Rights.

Updated: January 11, 2014, - 10:20 PM

Blue Earth County Fair to leave old home

The Blue Earth County Fair is leaving the riverside fairgrounds it has known for 154 years. After some debate, more...

Updated: January 10, 2014, - 09:24 PM

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