A design composite of the Central Corridor Light Rail line at the Capitol East station. (credit: Metropolitan Council)

Washington Ave. Closes For LRT Construction

The street that goes through the heart of the University of Minnesota will be forever free of cars and trucks.


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Dalai Lama Honors Mother In Minnesota Speech

The Dalai Lama paid tribute to his mother on Mother’s Day as he spoke at the University of Minnesota.


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Police Investigate Robberies, Assaults Near U Of M

The Minneapolis Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance for information related to a series of robberies and assaults that have occurred near the University of Minnesota campus.


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Lawmaker Serves Up New Mpls. Stadium Booze Bill

Minnesota lawmakers are coping with their three-year hangover: Whether to allow beer and alcohol sales at the University of Minnesota’s on-campus football stadium.


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TCF Stadium To Host Minn. All-Star Football Game

The Minnesota Football Coaches Association says the 38th annual Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game will be played at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.


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U Of Minn. Campuses To Shut Down Over Winter Break

The University of Minnesota plans to shut down its campuses statewide over the winter break in a cost-cutting move.