University Of Minnesota-Duluth

Former UMD Women’s Coaches Take School To Federal CourtThree former University of Minnesota Duluth coaches are expected to announce a lawsuit against the school on Monday claiming discrimination. Former Bulldogs women's hockey coach Shannon Miller, former softball coach Jen Banford and former women's basketball coach Annette Wiles have all been given the green light to sue by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Dayton Questions Termination Of UMD Hockey CoachOn Tuesday, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton added his name to a list of state lawmakers protesting the University of Minnesota-Duluth's decision to terminate the contract of the women's hockey coach.
UMD Police: Man Tried To Lure Young Girl To SUVUniversity of Minnesota Duluth police say a man tried to lure a girl to his SUV Thursday afternoon. The incident happened at about 3 p.m. at the intersection of Ordean Court and University Drive in Duluth.
Crime Alert: Attempted Abduction On UMD CampusThe University of Minnesota Duluth is warning its campus after a man tried to abduct a girl on Friday.
Supporters Want Duluth Women's Hockey Coach ReinstatedSupporters of Shannon Miller and the rest of the Minnesota Duluth women's hockey staff want them reinstated. Miller coached UMD to five NCAA national championships. But the university decided not to renew her contract after this season.
Fmr. UMD Professor To Speak At JFK Assassination ConferenceFormer Minnesota-Duluth professor Jim Fetzer says new information about the JFK assassination shows the secret service was involved in the president's death 51 years ago. Fetzer has become a major conspiracy analyst since the early 1990's.
Murdered UMD Student Honored By Softball TeamA college athlete believed to be killed by her boyfriend was honored Saturday at the University of Minnesota-Duluth.
5 UMD Football Players Caught Drinking Suspended From Season OpenerFive University of Minnesota-Duluth football players are sidelined after being caught drinking at a party. Duluth police handed out at least 30 citations for underage drinking at a house party Sunday night.
Minnesota Duluth RB Stable After Being Stabbed Authorities say standout University of Minnesota Duluth senior running back Austin Sikorski was stabbed in the abdomen over the weekend, and is in stable condition. Reports say the 22-year-old was stabbed Saturday morning. Duluth police spokesman Jim Hansen says Sikorski was stabbed in the lower right side of his abdomen about 1:55 a.m. after a street fight.
UMD Student Who Suffered Frostbite Gets New HandA University of Minnesota-Duluth student who suffered severe frostbite is getting a new hand. Alyssa Lommel tweeted a photo Monday night of her fitting.
UMD Plans Center To Train New Generation Of MinersThe University of Minnesota-Duluth is creating a new program to turn out more graduates who can work in the mining field. UMD geology professor Jim Miller says the goal of the Mineral Resources Center is to graduate people with a full understanding of the mining cycle, even if they specialize in certain areas.
2 Arrested After UMD LockdownTwo people were arrested Thursday after witnesses saw someone with a gun on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus. The school was put in lockdown when a UMD employee called 911 after seeing a man drop a weapon. The university says a 15-year-old boy and a 19-year-old man were arrested, and a pellet gun was recovered.