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3/25/2019, 1:10am

Governor's revised budget includes increased higher ed spending

The newly tweaked budget – a total of $131 million less than the initial proposal–comes after the state's projected surplus shrunk by nearly $500 million last month. But updates also include $37 million in increased spending for certain areas, primarily higher education. The University’s proposed allocation went up $11.9 million under the new budget.  


3/25/2019, 1:09am

Proposed Irish microdistillery hopes to strike luck in Prospect Park

Dubbed the O’Shaughnessy Distillery, the proposed two-level development will produce whiskey and a variety of other spirits for distribution. Plans for the 20,000 square foot building also feature indoor and outdoor tasting venues, complete with a cocktail lounge and bar. Project developer Wall Companies aims to open the business, located at 600 Malcolm Ave. SE., by next spring. 


3/23/2019, 10:45am

Spring break starts out soggy for UMN area

The record amount of snowfall in February is beginning to melt, raising concerns of flooding throughout the state. Students living around campus have dealt with flooded streets, and flooded basements have kicked off some students' spring breaks.


3/18/2019, 9:18pm

Kian, Kerandi win MSA election

All student governments will have new leadership in the 2019-20 school year, as the All Campus Elections Commission's announced election results Monday night.