R.K. Anderson's innovations and inventions made the world better for both animals and people, say those who knew him.
Updated: November 03, 2012, - 12:58 PM
Minneapolis police are seeking public's help in finding driver and vehicle in incident early Saturday.
Updated: October 29, 2012, - 05:46 AM
This finely wrought coming-of-age novel is set in a beautifully imagined Minnesota town in the 1970s.
Updated: October 27, 2012, - 04:39 PM
Lisa Breecher, whose wide smile and fervent work ethic endeared her to shoppers at the Apple Valley Wal-Mart and the former Dayton's in Burnsville, died of abdominal cancer Oct. 19 at her group home in Rosemount. She was 52.
Updated: October 25, 2012, - 11:19 PM
The Rev. James Habiger advocated on behalf of the poor and marginalized both as a priest and lobbyist.
Updated: October 22, 2012, - 09:19 PM
Those who don't fit anywhere are freer to shape their own destinies, says a writer who has spent her life doing just that.
Updated: October 20, 2012, - 03:19 PM
Kelly Lund, who loved running so much that he finished the 2011 Twin Cities Marathon despite terminal brain cancer, died Oct. 4 at his Eden Prairie home. He was 54, and before his diagnosis two years ago had worked as chief anesthetist at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina.
Updated: October 15, 2012, - 09:40 PM
Chun-Jo "CJ" Liu, a longtime professor at the University of Minnesota who spent much of her life building bridges between China and the United States, died of congestive heart failure Sept. 24 at a Minneapolis care facility. She was 90, and had lived in Minneapolis for decades.
Updated: October 08, 2012, - 09:24 PM
Vera Schletzer was a professor and activist on behalf of women's rights well before the movement was widespread.
Updated: September 22, 2012, - 05:57 PM