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TH sports legend and Chronicle columnist “Fats” passes away

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Kyle Farris

kfarris@lcnewschronicle.com

For many years, it wasn’t a rare occurrence to find Grant “Fats” Johnson wandering along the rocky shoreline of Lake Superior. An avid agate hunter, the only thing that changed as Johnson grew older…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Four for the road: By truck or plane, hockey fans find their way to Philly

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Jenna Jorgensen created a minor stir among her fellow passengers Wednesday afternoon when she revealed that she had packed both North Dakota and Minnesota hockey jerseys in her suitcase.
But the crisis passed before the four Universi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Four for the road: By truck or plane, hockey fans find their way to Philly

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Jenna Jorgensen created a minor stir among her fellow passengers Wednesday afternoon when she revealed that she had packed both North Dakota and Minnesota hockey jerseys in her suitcase.
But the crisis passed before the four Universi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

University of Minnesota September Starwatch

August 29, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Saturn swoops down on Venus in the middle of September, a month chock full of celestial events. Continue Reading

Finland farmers named Lake County’s Farm Family of the Year

August 1, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

A Finland family has recently been named Lake County’s University of Minnesota Farm Family of 2013. Lise and David Abazs of the Round River Farm will be recognized on the last day of Farmfest in Redwood County, Minn. Continue Reading

WHS receives equipment for agriscience education

April 8, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The University of Minnesota’s Southwest Research and Outreach Center at Lamberton recently presented new experimental equipment including a balance, pH meter and other items to the Worthington High School agriculture department. Continue Reading

UMinn to review nonresident tuition

January 1, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

The University of Minnesota is currently the cheapest school in the Big Ten for nonresident tuition, but possibly not for much longer. Continue Reading

College Football: Gophers trying to move on

November 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Minnesota’s football program has grown accustomed to setbacks. That also means the Gophers have plenty of experience with learning how to move on Continue Reading

Kill: Barker had discipline issues

November 19, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Minnesota coach Jerry Kill defended a forceful rebuke of leading receiver A.J. Barker that led to the player’s abrupt departure from the program, saying he had to discipline the player for a confrontation with the team’s training staff Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: University must regain Minnesotans’ heartfelt trust

October 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

If University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler can figure out exactly why Minnesotans’ faith has eroded in their U, he’d do both the university and the state a world of good. Continue Reading