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, ...
U.S. sales of beer declined in four of the past five years. Between 2007 and 2012, beer sales fell by 2.3%, or more than 4.8 million barrels.
Great stories come in all shapes, forms and, in this case, sizes.
Mike Porcaro and Ken Ellis have hands that are as gnarled as the bonsai trees they carefully shape. Both are retired - Mike from 3M, and Ken, was an art teacher at John Glenn Middle School.
Investigators revealed new twists Thursday in the shooting death of Bloomington woman, as formal charges were filed against the suspect. And authorities in
A Minnesotan who posted a parody video about youth culture in Dubai is being held by authorities as the first foreigner arrested under tougher measures governing internet use in the United Arab Emirates.
Upside-down cakes strike the perfect balance between festive and familiar.
The changes started in 2001 when AGCO, the world's third largest farm equipment manufacturer, bought Ag-Chem, a family owned agricultural sprayer company based in Jackson.
The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has disclosed the names of 34 priests who have been accused of sexually abusing minors.
A schoolteacher who was forced to resign after being videotaped having sex with a colleague in a classroom closet said the encounters were on his personal time and he was entitled to collect unemployment benefits.
A 14-year-old is recovering after he was shot through the eye in a hunting accident.