Italian film fetes dignity of manual work

VENICE, Italy (AP) — The star of a new film celebrating the dignity of manual labor is lamenting that many of his fellow Italians shun tradi…

Alum brings Stanley Cup to Winona’s SMU

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — The president and CEO of the champion Chicago Blackhawks is bringing some hardware along on his visit to his alma mater…

Drought deepens in central Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New data show the drought is deepening in central Minnesota. Thursday’s updated U.S. Drought Monitor map shows that sever…

Maya Angelou to receive honorary book award

NEW YORK (AP) — The book world is finally honoring Maya Angelou. The poet and author of “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” will be this year’…