Bloomington Passes Ordinance To Ban E-Cigs In Indoor Public SpacesWith the increasing popularity of e-cigarettes, many cities are taking action to ban the use of them in certain places. On Monday night, the City of Bloomington passed an ordinance banning e-cigarette users from lighting up in most public indoor spaces.
STA's Legendary Athletic Director Gone, But Far From ForgottenJack Zahr came to St. Thomas Academy out of college 36 years ago and ascended to the job of athletic director. Eleven days ago, a massive stroke left the 58-year-old in hospice care. The school's leader died on Tuesday night, leaving an institution in shock, and a legacy not soon forgotten.
PAC Stands By Lawmakers Who Passed Gay MarriageOn Wednesday, lawmakers who took a risk by supporting the bill are getting some political help. A political action committee has formed just for them, as lawmakers who voted yes might need help to get re-elected -- some admitted the vote might have hurt them back home.
Minn. House OKs Bill With $150M More For CollegeMinnesota's state House has backed a higher education financing package that architects say will freeze undergraduate tuition at public colleges for two years.