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  • Globally Inspired Insight Brewing Readying to Open

  • Posted on October 31, 2014 by Murphy News Service Globally Inspired Insight Brewing Readying to Open Business By Travis Bridell Murphy News Service Metal clanged and tools and chairs were scattered about one recent day as Ilan Klages-Mundt, the self-proclaimed “beer guy,” sat with two of the other three founders to talk about their new undertaking — Insight Brewing......read more



  • A road map for CLA’s future

  • Posted on October 31, 2014 by Murphy News Service A road map for CLA’s future Audio, Education ...read more



  • Circus helps students beat stress

  • Posted on October 31, 2014 by Murphy News Service Circus helps students beat stress Video ...read more



  • A Haunting Experience, indeed!

  • Posted on October 31, 2014 by Murphy News Service A Haunting Experience, indeed! Entertainment By David Litin Murphy News Service Deep in the thick fog, twisting roadings, and darkness, the Haunting Experience on Highway 61 offers horror worth remembering.  With Halloween slowly creeping up on everyone, people lined up to go through two haunted houses and a hayride to......read more



  • North Minneapolis school planning new playground for children with special needs

  • Posted on October 29, 2014 by Murphy News Service North Minneapolis school planning new playground for children with special needs Education By Meritte Dahl Murphy News Service  The Michael Dowling School in North Minneapolis is moving forward with its plan to add 1 acre of playground space that will be accessible for students of all abilities. Students and staff......read more



  • Author of ‘The Bohemian Flats’ discusses slice of Minneapolis history

  • Posted on October 29, 2014 by Murphy News Service Author of ‘The Bohemian Flats’ discusses slice of Minneapolis history Audio ...read more



  • Yik Yak Changing the Culture of Social Media Use on College Campuses

  • Posted on October 27, 2014 by Murphy News Service Yik Yak Changing the Culture of Social Media Use on College Campuses Audio ...read more



  • Returning for a Senior Season Nothing New for Kyle Rau

  • Posted on October 27, 2014 by Murphy News Service Returning for a Senior Season Nothing New for Kyle Rau Sports By Ryan Falk Murphy News Service The Gopher men’s hockey team saw its captain, Kyle Rau, come back for his senior year instead of going to the NHL after a disappointing end to last season “Last year was unfortunate,”......read more



  • Prohibition Kombucha now on tap in Twin Cities

  • Posted on October 23, 2014 by Murphy News Service Prohibition Kombucha now on tap in Twin Cities Business, News By Lindsay Snider Murphy News Service  A handful of Minnesota restaurants and cafes now serve Prohibition Kombucha on tap. Prohibition Kombucha is the first non-alcoholic, tea-based beverage crafted in the Twin Cities. Some people tend to shy away from kombucha......read more



  • U events will examine impact of mascots before Redskins game

  • Posted on October 23, 2014 by Murphy News Service U events will examine impact of mascots before Redskins game Education, News By Katie Galloway Murphy News Service In preparation for the Nov. 2 NFL game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Washington Redskins, the University of Minnesota is working to create awareness about the consequences of stereotypes relating to......read more



  • Boynton launches campaign urging people to get flu shots

  • Posted on October 21, 2014 by Murphy News Service Boynton launches campaign urging people to get flu shots Video ...read more



  • Fall is best time for high schoolers to jump-start college search, application process

  • Posted on October 20, 2014 by Murphy News Service Fall is best time for high schoolers to jump-start college search, application process Education By Nathan Sommer Murphy News Service Fall is an essential time of the year for juniors and seniors in high school to plan for their postsecondary plans, and it is crucial for every upperclassmen interested in......read more



  • Fair State Brewing Coop Provides New Brew Options

  • Posted on October 20, 2014 by Murphy News Service Fair State Brewing Coop Provides New Brew Options Business By Ryan Falk Murphy News Service The interior design is modern and the beer classic at Fair State Brewing Cooperative in Northeast Minneapolis. “We’re out to make really good beer that you want to keep having,” Matthew Hauck, director of operations......read more



  • Views vary at U of M on impact of Green Line

  • Posted on October 20, 2014 by Murphy News Service Views vary at U of M on impact of Green Line Video By David Litin and Haley Egle Murphy News Service Washington Avenue was nothing but a headache for drivers and students as the Green Line light rail system was being built. Strange traffic patterns forced people to reroute, and......read more



  • Report: U’s Minneapolis campus sees more crime than one in St. Paul

  • Posted on October 17, 2014 by Murphy News Service Report: U’s Minneapolis campus sees more crime than one in St. Paul Crime By Haley Egle Murphy News Service More crimes were reported on the Minneapolis campus than the St. Paul campus last year, according to the University of Minnesota Police Department’s annual Safety and Security Report. In 2013 only......read more