Tom Weber Feature Archive

Biologists from the Fond du Lac Band of Chippewa found zebra mussels on an aluminum can in Crooked Lake in Lake County, DNR officials said today. Further searches of the lake found more zebra mussels. (05/28/2014)
A MnDOT official said the idea for boat tours on this project came from the interest people had in the informal tours that developed during construction of the new I-35W bridge in Minneapolis. (The Daily Circuit, 05/28/2014)
The unique blend of Indian classical dance and jazz will head out on a national tour after this weekend's premiere at the Walker Art Center. (The Daily Circuit, 05/16/2014)
For Shelly Winemiller, the trigger was returning as an adult to the central Wisconsin parish where she had been sexually abused by a priest. (The Daily Circuit, 04/25/2014)
Approximately 12 to 15 percent of offenders at the women's prison in Shakopee, Minn. are pregnant at any given time. Over the past five years, approximately 66 babies were born to inmates. (The Daily Circuit, 03/19/2014)
The fair noted in a newsletter this week that admission prices will increase to $13 for adults and $11 for seniors and kids. (02/06/2014)
Barkhad Abdi played the lead pirate taking over a ship in the movie "Captain Phillips" starring Tom Hanks. (12/11/2013)
An online petition from students asking for more police presence now has more than 3,200 signatures (The Daily Circuit, 11/27/2013)
Last year, this iconic border town lost nearly 300 good-paying paper mill jobs. The shock has subsided and tears have dried, but the work of rethinking what this company town might become is just beginning. (The Daily Circuit, 11/15/2013)
New test scores out this morning show gains in closing the gap between white students and students of color. (The Daily Circuit, 11/07/2013)
This will be Sagal's 11th marathon and his first in the Twin Cities. He said he's hoping to finish in under three and a half hours. (The Daily Circuit, 10/04/2013)
After its first year, a program known as TC2 gets positive reviews. (06/07/2013)
Gov. Mark Dayton this week named members of the board that will oversee the state's new health insurance exchange, which is scheduled to go live on Oct. 1. (The Daily Circuit, 05/01/2013)
Distance runner Kara Goucher, who grew up in Duluth, finished in sixth place in the Boston Marathon Monday morning. (04/15/2013)
Two DFL lawmakers say they're introducing legislation that would prevent the University of Minnesota hospitals from being owned by an out-of-state entity. (04/08/2013)