Forum Communications Co. Chairman William Marcil has donated $1 million toward a new journalism education initiative at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Marcil is the fourth-generation family owner of the media company that owns The Forum and other newspapers, and radio and television stations in North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and South Dakota.
The Minnesota Orchestra says it will return nearly $1 million to the state arts board as its lockout of musicians continues.
Authorities say the body of an Arizona State University student was found handcuffed and beaten in the Tempe apartment of her boyfriend, who’s accused of her murder.
Volunteers in Fargo have reached the goal of filling one million sandbags in advance of anticipated spring flooding.
A 52-year-old Eagan man pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court for participating in a scheme to defraud real estate investors that, when totaled, cost victims more than $1 million.
A single ticket sold in New Jersey matched all six numbers in Saturday night’s drawing for the $338.3 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said. It was the 13th drawing held in the days since a Virginia man won a $217 million jackpot Feb. 6.
Two Minneapolis women were sentenced Wednesday in federal court for stealing more than $1 million from the ING life insurance company.
A Ham Lake woman bought a Minnesota Millionaire Raffle ticket around Thanksgiving and last week found out she really has something to be thankful for: That ticket was a $1 million winner!
Minnesota Wild center Matt Cullen has pledged a $1 million gift to a children’s hospital near his hometown.
A former payroll agent for Land O’ Lakes pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to embezzling more than $1 million from the company.
A Brooklyn Park woman was charged Tuesday in federal court for one count of mail fraud after embezzling more than $1 million from Land O’ Lakes.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pledged $1 million to the Oklahoma athletics department, his launching pad for a stellar NFL career.
The Duluth school has decided to use some unexpected money to help lower class sizes. The board voted 5-0 Tuesday night to add the equivalent of 6.6 full-time employees at the cost of $594,000.
A former Freeborn County commissioner who ran a real estate closing company has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $1 million from escrow accounts.