Dylan Miettinen


More adults find drugs overpriced, study finds

The majority of Americans consider the cost of prescription drugs unreasonable, according to a study released earlier this month. The study released by the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan nonprofit, found only 25 percent of U.S. adults trusted pharmaceutical companies to price drugs fairly and 79 percent thought drug costs were unreasonably high. 

Chemical spill in Southeast Como

City of Minneapolis fire crews are still cleaning up more than 5,700 gallons of nitric acid that spilled from a Como neighborhood chemical plant Friday morning. 

UMN students respond to Klobuchar's presidential bid

The announcement of Sen. Klobuchar’s, D-Minn., bid for the democratic presidential nominee earlier this month has excited students at the University of Minnesota. They are curious if she has what it takes to win the Democratic nomination, let alone the United States presidency.

Bill banning conversion therapy jumps first hurdle

A statewide bill banning conversion therapy, a controversial practice aimed at changing a person’s sexual orientation, has passed its first obstacle, but debates about religious liberties and health care are only beginning to heat up. 

The varied love stories of UMN

Among thousands of University of Minnesota students, some couples have found happiness despite eyebrow-raising from their peers. From the strings of wedding bells to "no strings attached" and everything in between, couples in unique relationships shared their stories this Valentine's Day.