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Former Prep School Student Convicted Of Misdemeanor Sex Charges

A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared of forcible rape but convicted of lesser sex offenses Friday against a 15-year-old freshman girl in a case that exposed a campus tradition in which seniors competed to see how many younger students they could sleep with.

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Bernie Sanders Returns To Minn. With Liberal Rallying Cry

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is rallying Minnesota voters with a call to band together to fix a “rigged economy.”


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Bernie Sanders To Hold Town Hall Meeting In Mpls.

Sen. Sanders will be hosting a town hall meeting Sunday morning at the Minneapolis American Indian Center on East Franklin Avenue.


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Vermont Lawmaker Reviews Minnesota Mental Health Case

A longtime Vermont advocate for patients in the mental health system is closely monitoring events in Minnesota, where she participated in a review of a drug test in which a mentally ill man later took his own life.


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Minnesota Named Top State For Women

A new survey on the best environments for women in the United States this year listed Minnesota as the top overall spot.


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Best Romantic Winter Destinations For Couples

Couples looking for a romantic winter destination in America will enjoy any of these five beautiful places.


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Reroute Of North Country Scenic Trail Proposed

U.S. Reps. Peter Welch of Vermont and Rick Nolan of Minnesota are proposing a reroute of the North Country Scenic Trail that they say would protect Minnesota wetlands and create a unified system of trails from North Dakota to Vermont.


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Study: Climate Could Affect Kids’ Allergy Problems

Spring and fall can be a miserable time of year if you’re one of the nearly 50 million adults and children with hay fever.


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Minnesota Beats Vermont 3-1

Freshman goalie Adam Wilcox made 26 saves to help the Minnesota Gophers beat Vermont 3-1 Saturday for a sweep of their men’s college hockey series.


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Former U Vice President Sullivan Starts New Job

The University of Vermont’s new president is starting his new job. Monday will mark the first day in the office for new President E. Thomas Sullivan.


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Minn. Lawyer And Academic New U Of Vt. President

Incoming President E. Thomas Sullivan said Wednesday in his introduction to the University of Vermont — and the state — that finding enough money to ensure the school can provide a high-quality education at a reasonable price and making the campus more international are among his top priorities.