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WNBA rookie report

WNBA rookie report

Jul. 3 | A rookie’s first year as a professional athlete mostly is an up-and-down experience. The usual adjustments normally include no longer being a regular and now fighting for meaningful minutes. Asia Taylor, who started every game for Louisville in...

North Mpls targeted for new early learning center

North Mpls targeted for new early learning center

Jul. 2 | Partnerships formed to better prepare more kids for kindergarten  By Charles Hallman  Staff Writer  Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) and University of Minnesota officials point out that additional slots for early childhood learning, especially...

My day at Fenway

My day at Fenway

Jun. 26 | This column continues the Only One series in which this reporter shares his experiences as the only African American on the scene.    BOSTON — Prior to taking my third-row seat as the only Black reporter at the opener of last week’s Minnesota-Boston...

When a crisis strikes, the poor are most vulnerable

When a crisis strikes, the poor are most vulnerable

Jun. 25 | Emergency preparedness means planning to be on your own for at least 72 hours   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Conclusion of a  two-part story   Emergencies of any kind, natural or manmade, are unpredictable and can occur at any time....

WNBA players’ dilemma: Make money abroad or stay home and rest?

WNBA players’ dilemma: Make money abroad or stay home and rest?

Jun. 17 | A  “time off bonus” of up to $50,000 a player can earn for “limiting their overseas play to three months or less” is part of the collective bargaining agreement signed earlier this year by the WNBA players and the league. But is 50 grand...

Author writes about energy sources of the future

Author writes about energy sources of the future

Jun. 16 | Nuclear power: seems scary, but safe     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   The environment can be saved through innovation, says award-winning futurist and author Ramez Naam. The Egyptian-born Naam who regularly lectures on energy, environment...

Student group presents ‘diversity  demands’ to U of M officials

Student group presents ‘diversity demands’ to U of M officials

Jun. 16 | ‘Whose Diversity?’ resists cooptation, wants more than ‘sprinkling a few faces of color in catalogues’     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer The issue of diversity is ever-present at the University of Minnesota. However, this may be the...

Prep football gets statewide realignment

Prep football gets statewide realignment

Jun. 12 | The Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) approved a new statewide high school football alignment, with all 371 teams divided into 18 new districts starting in 2015. As a result, all regular-season schedules will be made by the new 18 districts,...

After more than 60 years,  goes digital only

After more than 60 years, goes digital only

Jun. 11 | Industry must innovate, change along with new needs of readers   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   JET magazine this summer will abandon its traditional weekly print format and go all digital. According to Johnson Publishing Company (JPC)...

Women hoopsters play longer —  and pay a price

Women hoopsters play longer — and pay a price

Jun. 10 | A false argument sometimes used in comparing women and men pro athletes, especially in basketball, is using pay disparity as a starting point. Rather this week’s “View,” for your consideration, offers the following fact of at least equal if...