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Nellie Francis Book Cover

New Book Tells of Black Suffragist Who Fought for Racial Justice...

The life of civil rights activist Nellie Francis is beautifully explored in Augsburg professor William Green's new biography

Champions of Change in Minnesota: Qorsho Hassan

The educator, community organizer, and researcher received Minnesota Teacher of the Year honors in 2020

How the Rise of Working From Home Changed My Life

As someone with a disability, I’ve seen the pandemic’s normalizing effect on remote work as a blessing in disguise

Champions of Change in Minnesota: Taylor Ngiri Seaberg

The musician and organizer found connections between art and protest in 2020
The entrance to the Wolakota Buffalo Range property, sign reads "Mustang Meadows"

How the Rosebud Sioux Created the World’s Biggest Native-Managed Buffalo Herd

Rosebud Economic Development Corporation’s Wolakota Buffalo Range strives for cultural, environmental, and political relevance

Racial Justice Uprising Ignites Protests of Minnesota’s Largest School District

Unpacking the history of accusations of racial and LGBTQ discrimination against the Anoka-Hennepin School District
 
Nellie Francis Book Cover

New Book Tells of Black Suffragist Who Fought for Racial Justice...

The life of civil rights activist Nellie Francis is beautifully explored in Augsburg professor William Green's new biography

How the Rise of Working From Home Changed My Life

As someone with a disability, I’ve seen the pandemic’s normalizing effect on remote work as a blessing in disguise
Jessica Koehler, who won 2020's Mrs. Minnesota pageant, with her family

Mrs. Minnesota Is Going From Stage to Streets

Jessica Koehler shares her personal story as a pageant contestant, parent to kids with PTSD, and mentor with Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge
Houston White, Amáda Márquez Simula, Amira Adawe, Yao Yaj, Taylor Ngiri Seaberg

22 Champions of Change in Minnesota

A deeper look at artists, leaders, farmers, and more fighting for equity, progress, and community
 
Nellie Francis Book Cover

New Book Tells of Black Suffragist Who Fought for Racial Justice...

The life of civil rights activist Nellie Francis is beautifully explored in Augsburg professor William Green's new biography

How the Rise of Working From Home Changed My Life

As someone with a disability, I’ve seen the pandemic’s normalizing effect on remote work as a blessing in disguise
Jessica Koehler, who won 2020's Mrs. Minnesota pageant, with her family

Mrs. Minnesota Is Going From Stage to Streets

Jessica Koehler shares her personal story as a pageant contestant, parent to kids with PTSD, and mentor with Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge
Houston White, Amáda Márquez Simula, Amira Adawe, Yao Yaj, Taylor Ngiri Seaberg

22 Champions of Change in Minnesota

A deeper look at artists, leaders, farmers, and more fighting for equity, progress, and community
 

How the Rise of Working From Home Changed My Life

As someone with a disability, I’ve seen the pandemic’s normalizing effect on remote work as a blessing in disguise
By studying the brain at rest, Damien Fair has expanded our understanding of ADHD and autism

This U of M Brain Science “Genius” Has Justice on His...

Beyond Dr. Damien Fair's groundbreaking ADHD and autism findings, he's fighting racism in academia and getting real on Twitter
So Good So You

5 MN-Made Products for a Renewing 2021

Juice shots, CBD chocolates, and other ways to add a boost to the new year

Just the Pill Provides Mobile Family Medicine Across Minnesota

A family physician’s clinic expands access to abortion and other services to rural parts of the state
 
So Good So You

5 MN-Made Products for a Renewing 2021

Juice shots, CBD chocolates, and other ways to add a boost to the new year
Andy Frye's bipartisan T-shirt is a "love letter" to elected officials—and a plea

This Minnesotan Made a T-shirt to Help Americans Get Along

Andy Frye’s self-designed tee appeared in the New York Times—and now he’s trying to fix the country

17 Minnesota Holiday Markets to Shop in December

‘Tis the season for gift-giving (and -receiving). A favorite yearly activity for many Minnesotans is perusing holiday markets for artisanal goods and handcrafted treasures,...

Best of MN 2020: Shopping & Services

Foxwell Shoppe + Studio, Tare Market, the Plant Penthouse, and more of the year's must-stops for shopping