A repeat drunken driver who initially persuaded his passenger to take the rap was sentenced to 10 years in prison for killing another motorist in a high-speed crash in central Minnesota.
Updated: May 17, 2012, - 09:47 AM
After a heart attack nearly killed him, he gave up the corporate job to hawk uniquely styled hot dogs.
Updated: May 05, 2012, - 09:02 PM
Mayor Coleman says Rutzick embodied the city's immigrant, hard-working spirit.
Updated: April 09, 2012, - 08:59 PM
A Minnesota granddaughter of Titanic survivors is irked. For the second time in five months, a letter her cigar-puffing grandfather penned on the deck -- and the stationery -- of the doomed luxury liner is going back up for auction just in time for the 100th anniversary of the ship's collision with an iceberg.
Updated: March 30, 2012, - 01:43 PM
Longtime local entertainer and former Swagman George "Sonny" Thompson dies at 83.
Updated: March 29, 2012, - 08:35 PM
Eric Mahmoud has erased the achievement gap at his charter schools on Minneapolis' North Side.
Updated: March 24, 2012, - 03:35 PM
Witnesses said the plane appeared to be flying west and low in poor visibility, but it crashed going east.
Updated: March 22, 2012, - 07:41 PM
Pilot, his wife and his mother, along with three pets, died in a fiery wreck near Glencoe.
Updated: March 21, 2012, - 11:14 PM
Longtime Grand Forks columnist Marilyn Hagerty is "in a dither" over all the fuss about her Olive Garden review.
Updated: March 10, 2012, - 05:32 AM