Community Volunteers at Reading Partners

Reading Partners is a national early literacy nonprofit that engages community volunteers to tutor students in under-resourced schools with a strong focus here...

Genocide and Justice: From Nuremberg to the International Criminal Court

World Without Genocide’s traveling exhibit, “Genocide and Justice: From Nuremberg to the International Criminal Court,” will be on display at the Minnesota State...

Rep. Mariani Honored for Outstanding Contributions to Education, State Legislature

The Council for Opportunity in Education has named Minnesota State Rep. Carlos Mariani (DFL–St. Paul) as one of six National TRIO Achievers for...

Deb says: The More Things Change…

My little brother “ruined his eyes” sitting too close to the TV set from 1958 to 1965. My little sister ate too much...

The Fall Garden

BY KENT PETTERSON There is something peaceful about the fall garden that settles in for me about the end of September. How about...

BankCherokee Community Action

For the fourth year in a row, a group of BankCherokee (Bank) employees spent a September afternoon completing landscape clean-up around the walking...

Great River Passage Conservancy Launches Campaign

The Conservancy is an independent nonprofit organization that leads advocacy and private fundraising efforts for the Great River Passage Initiative in partnership with...

Bucket Brigade Brings Us a Monster Musical for All Ages

Bucket Brigade kicks off its sixth season at Art House North in St. Paul with a brand-new musical, Big, Little Monster, a monstrously...