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  • Student bands rockin’ at the Whole tonight

  • Posted on December 4, 2014 by Murphy News Service Student bands rockin’ at the Whole tonight News By Haley Egle Murphy News Service Student bands will be taking the stage at the Whole Music Club in Coffman Student Union tonight at 7:30 pm. The free concert will feature the bands Shiner, Take the Hint and Last Call. “The bands......read more



  • Piano men

  • Posted on December 4, 2014 by Murphy News Service Piano men Audio ...read more



  • Nonprofit grocer finds new home on Lake Street

  • Posted on December 3, 2014 by Murphy News Service Nonprofit grocer finds new home on Lake Street News, Business By Katie Galloway Murphy News Service From a church basement to a street front shop, local nonprofit grocer Minneapolis Market is making a move. The new location on Lake Street will be called Good Grocer and is only a few......read more



  • New Holidazzle market dazzles visitors

  • Posted on November 29, 2014 by Murphy News Service New Holidazzle market dazzles visitors Community This slideshow requires JavaScript. By Kaylee Kruschke  Murphy News Service  The sound of Christmas music and aroma of hot apple cider filled the air Nov. 28 as the Holidazzle Village, featuring the Minneapolis Holiday Market, opened its doors for the first time. The village,......read more



  • Minnesota ranks fifth in student debt load

  • Posted on November 26, 2014 by Murphy News Service Minnesota ranks fifth in student debt load Education By Rollins Park Murphy News Service Minnesota ranks fifth in the nation for the highest level of average student debt, according to a new report released by the Project on Student Debt. The average debt load of graduates in the state is......read more



  • 41 Local Children Find New Homes on National Adoption Day

  • Posted on November 25, 2014 by Murphy News Service 41 Local Children Find New Homes on National Adoption Day Audio, News By Jake Stark Murphy News Service  Dozens of Minneapolis families gathered at the Minneapolis Juvenile Justice Center on Nov. 22 to welcome new children into their homes – permanently. In honor of National Adoption Day, 41 Minneapolis teens and......read more



  • Fashion designer on the upswing

  • Posted on November 25, 2014 by Murphy News Service Fashion designer on the upswing Fashion, Profile By Meritte Dahl Murphy News Service Local fashion designer Emily Trevor is having a whirlwind year. Since May, the 30 year old has graduated from St. Catherine University, shown her fall collection at Envision, and spent two months as a brand coordinator for......read more



  • Minneapolis to commemorate World AIDS Day

  • Posted on November 25, 2014 by Murphy News Service Minneapolis to commemorate World AIDS Day News By David Litin Murphy News Service The Minneapolis City Council passed a resolution Nov. 14 recognizing Dec. 1 as World AIDS Day in Minneapolis. World AIDs Day is an international day of commemorating those who of died of HIV/AIDs and an opportunity to......read more



  • A primer on playing squash

  • Posted on November 24, 2014 by Murphy News Service A primer on playing squash Sports, Video ...read more



  • Inside Abdul’s Afandy

  • Posted on November 24, 2014 by Murphy News Service Inside Abdul’s Afandy Audio ...read more



  • Gopher Nutrition to open new store

  • Posted on November 23, 2014 by Murphy News Service Gopher Nutrition to open new store Business By Haley Egle Murphy News Service University of Minnesota fitness fanatics should welcome news that local protein shake shop Gopher Nutrition is moving closer to the Minneapolis campus in January. A second store is set to open in Dinkytown and will feature the......read more



  • Donuts lovers embrace first TC Donut Crawl

  • Posted on November 23, 2014 by Murphy News Service Donuts lovers embrace first TC Donut Crawl Video ...read more



  • Star baker competing in Food Network holiday challenge

  • Posted on November 23, 2014 by Murphy News Service Star baker competing in Food Network holiday challenge Audio, Food ...read more



  • A battle with cancer

  • Posted on November 21, 2014 by Murphy News Service A battle with cancer Profile Overcoming the narrow spot in the hourglass By Kaylee Kruschke Murphy News Service The Bachmans, Ruth and her husband Dale, found themselves sitting in a doctor’s office one day in 2003 at the University of Minnesota’s Masonic Cancer Clinic, shortly after they had returned from......read more



  • New crafts book celebrates state’s history

  • Posted on November 20, 2014 by Murphy News Service New crafts book celebrates state’s history Art By Kaylee Kruschke Murphy News Service  The Minnesota Historical Society has released a new children’s book called “Making History” — a guidebook containing 15 craft projects that can be worn, displayed or used to help children learn about and celebrate local history. The......read more