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James Meredith’s A Mission from God goes beyond remembering the past

James Meredith’s A Mission from God goes beyond remembering the past

Aug. 21 | He’ll discuss current concerns during an August 29 visit to Minneapolis A book review  By Dwight Hobbes Contributing Writer   Living, breathing Civil Rights Era history is coming to South Minneapolis’ Hosmer Library in the renowned person...

One player’s RBI diary: six days of softball competition

One player’s RBI diary: six days of softball competition

Aug. 21 |     Chelsea Hall is now in her first year at Claflin University in Orangeburg, South Carolina to study sports management. “Softball isn’t going to be there my whole life, but I’m really into sports,” she points out. “I want to...

Do NFL owners get free racketeering passes?

Do NFL owners get free racketeering passes?

Aug. 21 |     Having grown up in Chicago, I think I know a thing or two about racketeering and fraud. Have you heard of Al Capone? The National Football League, the game we love, has two franchise owners, one in each conference, who are in deep trouble...

RBI reporter’s notebook

RBI reporter’s notebook

Aug. 21 |     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   For the third consecutive year, the MSR was the only local media at both the 2013 RBI Baseball and Softball World Series. As a result, we had unencumbered access to the players, coaches and officials...

Three great  Minnesota players

Three great Minnesota players

Aug. 21 |     When former Minneapolis South girls’ basketball player TAYLER HILL played her first regular season game for the WNBA Washington Mystics last May, the shooting guard, who started four years at Ohio State University, joined a select...

Sistah Owned Hauls: tresses and bling

Sistah Owned Hauls: tresses and bling

Aug. 21 |     Being on a natural hair journey has allowed many women to take an amazing path on their self-exploration process. We learn to uncover our inner creativity. It shows up in our desire and eagerness to be authentic.   The use of being...

What is obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)?

What is obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)?

Aug. 21 |             By Dr. Inell Rosario, M.D. Obstructive sleep apnea is a common condition in which, while asleep, a person stops breathing or their breathing becomes extremely shallow for 10 seconds or more. There is ongoing...

RBI Softball World Series gameday action

RBI Softball World Series gameday action

Aug. 21 | Gameday action [nggallery id=41] Photos by Charles Hallman Share:Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click...

RBI Softball World Series Workout Day Saturday

RBI Softball World Series Workout Day Saturday

Aug. 15 | Photos from Workout Day Saturday (August 10th, 2013) [nggallery id=40] Photos by Charles Hallman Share:Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share...

County Attorney Freeman on Terrance Franklin case:  ‘It’ll be up to a grand jury’ —  MSR inquires into historical failures to prosecute police for misconduct

County Attorney Freeman on Terrance Franklin case: ‘It’ll be up to a grand jury’ — MSR inquires into historical failures to prosecute police for misconduct

Aug. 14 |             By Charles Hallman Staff Writer     Historically, many local Blacks believe that no matter what evidence is presented, nothing happens to Minneapolis police officers for misconduct against people...