Ojibwe is now the official language of the White Earth Nation. Chairwoman Erma Vizenor says the official designation makes Ojibwe a priority language on the northwestern Minnesota reservation.
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Check out these wonderful photographs submitted to Minnesota Today. Pros and amateurs alike are sending in some great work.
The Cold Spring Brewing Co. announced it will phase out the Gluek brand this fall. That means goodbye to a Minnesota beer name that’s right there with Hamm’s, Grain Belt and Schell’s.
Bob Kelleher, who covers the Arrowhead region for Minnesota Public Radio news, updates Cathy Wurzer about big stories on his beat during Morning Edition. He talks about a controversial cell phone tower near Ely, a contract dispute involving nurses in Duluth and the 100th anniversary of the landmark Split Rock Lighthouse.
The small northwestern Minnesota community of Kennedy is getting national recognition for turning its vacant high school into a business incubator powered by renewable energy.
A group of pals in the Twin Cities used balloons to send a video camera skyward. But their plan to retrieve the camera and what they hoped would be amazing pictures went awry. Now they’re asking the internet: Have you seen our camera?
Eric Decker and small-town Minnesota star in a mini-biopic produced by Fox31 in Denver. A reporter and crew traveled to Cold Spring, Minn., to get to know Decker, the former Golden Gophers football standout who was drafted by the Denver Broncos in April.