The High Difficulty Of Diagnosing Ovarian CancerIt is a type of cancer known for being one of the "bad ones." Fifty percent of women diagnosed with ovarian cancer do not make it past five years. It is not necessarily because it is so hard to treat -- it is because ovarian cancer is so hard to find.
North Dakota Businessman Donates $5M To Minnesota UniversityA man who leads a successful North Dakota-based brick company has donated $5 million to the School of Business at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Most of the donation from Rodney Paseka and his wife, Carolyn, will go toward scholarships for business students.
Ford Fund Announces Automotive Design ScholarshipsThe Ford Motor Co. Fund will award a $1 million grant for scholarships commemorating William Clay Ford's contributions to the automaker's design legacy.
Beyond Bounds: Holmgren's Hot On Tour & Here's A Good Reason WhyHow did swing-swinging golf phenom Jack Holmgren win not only the state MGA junior boys championship, but also the PGA junior title, too? Why does the 17-year-old already have a scholarship in hand to compete at Iowa? What's the back story to how the rising senior has been part of three – and nearly four – team state titles for Wayzata?
Mounds View Ace Throws 95, Could Be Drafted HighOne Minnesota baseball player to keep an eye on during this week's draft is Mounds View senior Max Knutson. He's already secured a scholarship to Nebraska, but could be tempted to turn pro with the right offer.
Maple Grove's Sophomore Star Already Signed With LSU She can pitch and she can hit, and she does it so well that as just a sophomore she is one of the best in the state.
Beyond Bounds: Tyler Hanson's 89 MPH Arm Headed To The UWhen Burnsville's Tyler Hanson lined up at wide receiver this fall for the Blaze – playing pigskin for the first time, ever – one of the state's standout baseball players had a revelation.
Edina's Sharp-Shooter Graham: A Natural, And A Big Ten RecruitEdina basketball star Graham Woodward is a joy to watch.
Good Question: How Hard Is It To Get A B-Ball Scholarship?As we watched some of the best college athletes compete tonight, we wondered about the Minnesota high school athletes playing in the state basketball tournament.
Law Student Honors Wife With ScholarshipIn the fall of 2008, Brian Bender was a new father and attending William Mitchell College of Law. Suddenly, the first-year law student would confront a challenge few other students ever face.
Scholarship Named After Former US Rep. OberstarFormer U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar lost his seat in Congress, but now a scholarship in his name is being created at the University of Minnesota.
Scholarship To Honor Pilot Killed At KC Air ShowA scholarship will be created to honor the memory of a stunt pilot whose plane crashed during the Kansas City Air Show.