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Minnesota Researchers to Improve Female Firefighting Clothes
University of Minnesota College of Design researchers are working to make clothing that better fits female firefighters.
Minnesota Researchers Study Shorter Winter, Toxic Algae
University of Minnesota-Duluth researchers are studying how shorter winters may increase the presence of harmful algae blooms and impact fishing.
Lawmaker Takes up Fight by Wetterlings to Limit File Access
A Minnesota lawmaker is proposing a new limit on public access to police files in light of the legal battle by the family of a slain Minnesota boy whose case remained unsolved until last year.
Augsburg Professor to Report to ICE Next Month
A professor at Augsburg University in Minnesota has been told to report back to immigration authorities next month and begin making plans for his deportation to Kenya.
Students: Erase Racist’s Name from University Building
The University of Minnesota is considering changing the name of its student union building because it's named after a segregationist.
Report Highlights Gaps in House Sexual Harassment Policies
An external investigation of the House lawmaker who resigned due to sexual harassment allegations gives the Legislature some work to do.
Citations for Texting While Driving up 23 Percent from 2016
Minnesota authorities issued more citations for distracted driving in 2017, while citations for speeding and lack of seat belt use saw declines.
Guilty Plea In Sexting Free Speech Challenge
A former middle school cafeteria worker who argued the sexually-explicit photos and texts she sent to a student were constitutionally-protected free speech has now pleaded guilty to felony charges in Dakota County.
Investigation of Ex-lawmaker’s Misconduct will Stay Private
House leaders aren't releasing the full report from the investigation into a state lawmaker who resigned amid sexual harassment allegations.
Ten Commandments Plaque Removed from Hibbing Courthouse
A bronze plaque with the Ten Commandments is no longer on view at the St. Louis County Courthouse in Hibbing.