A few weeks ago, Dennis Olson was named as the new director of American Indian Education for the Minnesota Department of Education. His assignment is extremely important – to better serve the state’s American Indian students by working with the eleven tribal nations in Minnesota, and to improve student outcomes.
After 20 months of construction, the 132 million dollar refinance and renovation of historic Riverside Plaza in Minneapolis is near completion. Developer George Sherman held a grand re-opening celebration last week to show off the results of the largest public housing renovation in the country. KFAI's Susan Gray reports.
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