Minnesota Teen Accepted At All 8 IviesA Minnesota high school senior has a tough choice ahead after being accepted by all eight Ivy League schools. Mounds Park Academy says senior Munira Khalif has also been accepted at Stanford, Georgetown and Minnesota.
Big East: One More Time, With FeelingThe death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know ItThe Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
Rothstein: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops; Stony Brook’s Raw Deal & Other NotesHow do you slow down Ryan Kelly? Put Reggie Bullock on him.
Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan BudgetA group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.
Jurors Continue Deliberations In Xcel Plant DeathsJury deliberations have entered their second day in the criminal trial of Xcel Energy over the deaths of five workers at a water tunnel near Georgetown.
Gov. Dayton Asks For $3M To Protect GeorgetownGov. Mark Dayton administration's wants $3 million to protect the tiny western Minnesota town of Georgetown from future floods.
Tiny Georgetown Fights Back FloodwatersNot everyone in Georgetown would like to see the tiny western Minnesota town continue to battle floods.