Minnesota Public Radio features by Jennifer Ehrlich http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=30566 en-us Copyright 2018 Minnesota Public Radio Sat, 23 Jun 2018 10:28:54 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Jennifer Ehrlich http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Get out there: Free winter fun in the Twin Cities Snow and cold have finally arrived throughout Minnesota. Here's a list of free events that will get you moving outdoors. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2015/12/31/free-events-twin-cities?refid=0 Thu, 31 Dec 2015 04:00:00 -0600 Launch to International Space Center was 'absolutely beautiful,' says MN doctor An astronaut invited his former teacher from the Hennepin County Medical Center to watch the liftoff from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2015/07/23/space-center-launch?refid=0 Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:00:00 -0500 Minne sculpture removed from Lake Calhoun over climbing "Lake Calhoun embraced Minne the Lake Creature like no other lake -- a bit too literally, at times," said Tom Evers of the Minneapolis Parks Foundation. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2015/07/22/lake-calhoun-creature?refid=0 Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:55:32 -0500 Minnesota medical marijuana: What you need to know Minnesotans can now begin the process of becoming certified to buy cannabis in pill, oil and liquid form. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2015/06/01/minnesota-medical-marijuana?refid=0 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:24:27 -0500 Hope and heartbreak in Minnesota student stories The anthology includes writing from refugees and immigrants from more than 60 countries. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2015/05/20/journeys-literary-anthology?refid=0 Wed, 20 May 2015 09:00:00 -0500 Apostle Island ice caves closing for the season The ice caves along Wisconsin's Apostle Island National Lakeshore will close at 7 p.m. Monday. Visitors had just nine days this year to view the majestic formations. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2015/03/09/ice-caves?refid=0 Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:56:10 -0500 Why would you ice climb? When Kyra Bremer is ice climbing, there is a moment when everything slows down. Bremer started climbing after the birth of her second child. Fifteen years later she's teaching ice climbing at the University of Minnesota Duluth. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2014/03/20/why_would_you_ice_climb?refid=0 Thu, 20 Mar 2014 09:42:17 -0500 School bus, SUV collide in N. Minneapolis Minneapolis police are reporting that an SUV ran a red light and crashed into a school bus at the intersection of 42nd and Penn Avenue North at about 7 a.m. Tuesday. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/11/05/news/school-bus-suv-collide-in-n-minneapolis?refid=0 Tue, 05 Nov 2013 09:12:38 -0600 Father of child stowaway: 'How is this possible?' "I'm a parent; I'm not perfect," the father said. "We assumed he was at a friend's house. we had no idea where he was." http://blogs.mprnews.org/cities/2013/10/father-of-child-stowaway-how-is-this-possible/?refid=0 Wed, 09 Oct 2013 12:08:47 -0500 Publication of Vince Flynn's last crime novel is on hold Fans of Minnesota crime writer Vince Flynn should not expect to read his final book anytime soon. http://blogs.mprnews.org/state-of-the-arts/2013/07/publication-of-vince-flynns-last-crime-novel-is-on-hold/?refid=0 Thu, 25 Jul 2013 10:43:32 -0500 Top Minn. baby names in 2011: Mason, Olivia The Social Security Administration released its updated list of top baby names today to reflect the most recent data from babies born in 2011. Olivia and Mason topped the list of Minnesota baby names. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/04/10/news/minnesota-most-popular-baby-names?refid=0 Wed, 10 Apr 2013 09:29:03 -0500 All you need is love, plus a visa and work permit Romance doesn't stop at the water's edge. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/05/25/erlich?refid=0 Fri, 25 May 2012 05:00:00 -0500