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Anti-Trump protesters close I-94

November 15, 2016

Filed under Local & State, News

Thousands of anti-Trump protestors blocked Interstate 94 in Minneapolis, MN for about an hour on Nov 11. The protest, organized by Socialist Alternative MN and a collection of other groups, began their protest outside of the ...

Student senate recruiting struggles

October 25, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Jacquelyn Roosevelt, the current interim President of MCTC's Student Senate, announced her resignation on Tuesday, Sept. 7 in order to focus on her family, school and an internship at Minnesota State College Student Association (M...

New Student President Proposes Vast Platform

October 25, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

In an 110-31 vote, Joseph Amrhein beat Oliver Barbaeau in the MCTC student Presidential election on Sept. 14. Amrhein will be replacing Interim President Jacquelyn Roosevelt. This is the first time in a year that the MCTC studen...

April News Briefs

April 20, 2016

Filed under News

(Jesse Please make this the lead story) Tragic Loss of Well-known Artist and Community Advocate Kirk Washington Jr. Monday, April 4, 2016 marked the unfortunate and untimely death of former Minneapolis Community and Technical Colle...

Latin Style: A Chicago Deep Dish

April 19, 2016

Filed under News

Tanor Flores, a 40-something student at Minneapolis Community and Technical College, was filling the air in his tires one cold day in February. The compressor was still running, so he decided to fill the tires of the car that ...

Stabbing on or near MCTC campus

April 19, 2016

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On March 25, 2016 at about 3:51 p.m., a 33-year-old Minneapolis man was seen approaching the Loring Park entrance to the Helland Center with a stab wound in his abdomen. Witnesses say the victim, who is not an MCTC student, an...

Another vote to remove Salone; Ellis threatens newspaper funding if reported

March 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

by Alison Bergblom JohnsonThe Inspector General (IG) committee recommended Thursday that Student Senate Vice President Corinne Salone be removed from either the office of vice president or the position of Student Life Budget Co...

News Briefs Mar. 3, 2016

March 3, 2016

Filed under News

Cat LifeMar. 16, 2016 in room H. 2900 from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m . The event will be a day where there will be a video playlist showing on a projector that will display adorable cat videos. This event was inspired by Laporsha Alle...

Overpriced textbooks: The challenges and The options

December 9, 2015

Filed under Featured, News

A problem that is affecting many students at MCTC is overpriced textbooks. It is not uncommon, to purchase at least one brand new textbook ranging from $125 to over $300. MCTC textbook webpage states an estimated cost of books ...

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