Northrop News


10/17/2018 04:19 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Chief Justice Roberts says U.S. Supreme Court at its worst when influenced by politics 

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. speaks with University of Minnesota Law Professor Robert A. Stein laughs during a 2018 Stein Lecture at Northrop Auditorium at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. MINNEAPOLIS-In the wake of a political maelstrom over the Senate confirmation of his newest colleague, Chief Justice John Roberts told a University of Minnesota crowd Tuesday, Oct. 16, that the U.S. Supreme Court "must be very different" from Congress and the office of the president.


10/13/2018 01:10 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Child care crisis stretching on 

This was the sobering message Landon McKay delivered to the Fairmont Economic Development Authority and the Fairmont City Council earlier this week. McKay is a business development specialist with First Children's Finance, a multi-state community development financial institution that works with communities and individual child care businesses to increase the supply and sustainability of child care.


09/20/2018 01:29 AM  ~~~Source~~~
School marking milestone 

A new "Memory Tree" at Martin Luther High School serves as a fundraiser for the school and a way to remember those who played a role in its development and existence. This school year marks the 35th anniversary for the institution.


09/11/2018 12:16 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Police 

11:03 a.m. - Police received a report of a suspicious person in the 100 block of North Park Street. A verbal warning was issued.


08/16/2018 02:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Thom Yorke returns 

Radiohead's Thom Yorke will perform live in Minnesota for the first time in 21 years when he headlines the University of Minnesota's Northrop Auditorium on Dec. 6. Tickets are priced from $58 to $33 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through the Northrop box office. Don't expect to hear any of Radiohead's biggest hits, though.