If you're talking to a high school student with a GPA of just less than a 4.0, they always remember when they lost their shot at perfection, trust me.
When using the term "all-around" to describe Orono senior Trevor Knight, the phrase is not only accurate, but further inspection confirms that Trevor is outstanding in virtually everything he does.
Stillwater Area High School Senior Chris Schulenburg. Chris is the school's choir president, managing a board of 14, while organizing choir events.
Fifth in a class of 400, Alyssa Erding is the definition of the word "involved". Student government senior class co-president, vice-president of the National Honor Society, 2-time math team captain, 2-time Science Olympiad captain, a member of the quiz bowl team, and, captain for varsity softball.
Maria Maddox competes on the soccer field the same way she does in the classrooms of Minneapolis Patrick Henry High School.
Park-Cottage Grove senior Caitlin Tate listens intently to her instructor, waiting to share in the discussion of Shakespeare. Caitlin's intensity being central to her success in the classroom
Says Sadie, "I think if there were more groups like this in every school there would be attempts to try to prevent things from happening, rather than fearing and isolating people who have mental illness".
Says Jacob, "I believe that God was leading me to speak to those kids and to the people down there, just showing them my faith and my works and I truly want to go back, and I truly want to do more mission trips down there, or wherever God leads me."
In the picture, Eagan Senior Sylesh Volla is just one of 400 young men surrounding President Barrack Obama. But Sylesh, who was in the nation's capital on behalf of 'Boy's State', had his own moment with the President.
Elizabeth Richards seemed incapable of striking a deal at somebody else's expense, leaving a future in sales somewhat in doubt. Good thing Elizabeth Richards has no intention of working in sales.
"I probably started in the 6th grade 'cause that's when I started getting up early but, when I watch Academic All-Star I always wanted to be an Academic All-Star, so I was shocked that I was actually picked."
"I'm not as concerned about getting my Eagle ranks as I am knowing I'll make an impact on those kids' lives.
As a member of the National Honor Society and Champlin Park's leadership council, senior Brady Soderstrom prides himself on being able to think on his feet.
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"Let me welcome everybody to this very special session for the District Court for the State of Minnesota," said Judge Franklin Noel, ...
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The Minnesota Department of Revenue says southern Minnesota residents who were affected by spring storms will have an extra few days to file their state income taxes.
Olson Advertising founder John Olson died Saturday following a
three-year battle with cancer, according to a statement released by his
Gold has always been a symbol of prestige -- something that people want. But lately, some are scrambling to sell. And
For the last 20 years, Pete has been reporting on the traffic in Minnesota on both radio and television.
Hailing from small town southern Illinois, Jana is learning a whole new meaning of "winter" here in the Twin Cities. Jana began reporting for KARE 11 in December of 2003, just in time for the temperatures to fall below her idea of freezing. But, she's excited about the opportunities to live and learn here in the north.
A Minneapolis couple, together for 11 years, was first in line to get a Hennepin County marriage license under the state's new same-sex marriage law.
The Minnesota DOC says it recognizes prison is an expensive social resource that should be used sparingly but judiciously.
Has it really been two months since my last (and only other) blog entry? Well, then, let's get cracking. As you're about to see, I'm not