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One Step At A Time: The Fastest Freshman Ever Looks To The Future

This time of year, it’s a perfect day for a run…indoors. But when there’s as much at stake as there is for Eli Krahn, you don’t take days off.

03/28/2014

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Beyond Bounds: Plain Cheerios Fuel St. Olaf’s First-Year Phenom

The first-year came in first. After 251 of the region’s best cross country athletes darted through the serene arboretum surrounding St. Olaf College, Noelle Olson — who had just started college mere weeks beforehand — came out on top.

10/05/2013

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Gopher Freshman Vannelli Leaves Hockey Program

Minnesota freshman Tommy Vannelli of Minnetonka has decided to leave the Golden Gophers’ hockey program.

09/17/2013

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Glitch Adds Extra $1,000 On Some U Of M Students’ Bill

Some University of Minnesota students are facing some unexpected charges, while the U said it will soon have it all straightened out. The university said a programming glitch added $1,000 to 1,800 students’ bills for the semester.

09/10/2013

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Vikings GM Spielman’s Sons Are Star Athletes In … Lacrosse

The boys lacrosse state tournament starts Tuesday, and Eden Prairie is expected to win it.

06/07/2013

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Beyond Bounds: The D3Hoops Rookie Of The Year Irrationally Fears … Cereal

Before freshman Rachel Parupsky even donned a Bethel basketball jersey, she came all too close to giving it up.

03/30/2013

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Gophers’ Ellenson Out 6-8 Weeks With Broken Hand

Minnesota freshman Wally Ellenson has a broken left hand and will miss six to eight weeks.

10/31/2012

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Woman Charged In Minneapolis Fatal Hit-And-Run

A St. Paul woman charged in a weekend hit-and-run that killed a college freshman struck the victim twice, according to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday, first sending him flying into the air and then hitting him after he landed on the ground.

10/30/2012

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U Of M Freshman Take Field Trip During Welcome Week

It’s Welcome Week on the University of Minnesota campus, but the freshmen class is already taking a bit of a field trip.

09/02/2012

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University Of Minnesota Convocation Set

Thousands of incoming freshmen will gather at Mariucci Arena for the University of Minnesota’s 2011 convocation ceremony.

09/01/2011

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Back-To-School: A Guide To Dorm Shopping

Most people wouldn’t get excited about moving into a tiny room with a stranger alongside hundreds of 18 year olds. For any soon-to-be college freshman, however, receiving a roommate and dorm assignment is the thrilling moment when college becomes real.

08/18/2011

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Still No Cause Of Death For UW-River Falls Student

An autopsy has been done on a University of Wisconsin-River Falls freshman but investigators still don’t know how the 19-year-old died in her dorm room.

04/09/2011

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St. Mary’s Officials: Student Died Of Natural Causes

St. Mary’s University says the death of a 19-year-old freshman was due to natural causes.

04/04/2011