The consummate "Tommie," he was the brains and brawn behind many Catholic and charity events.
Updated: May 12, 2012, - 07:03 PM
A stone from the Roman sarcophagus venerated as that of the early missionary will go on display May 20.
Updated: May 10, 2012, - 11:22 PM
Beyond Victoria, our correspondent discovers the lesser-known treasures and remote wilderness of British Columbia's most celebrated island.
Updated: May 05, 2012, - 02:02 PM
In a career characterized by rare skills and strong ethics, she helped shape tax and other policies in Minnesota and sought to improve the state's quality of life for all.
Updated: April 24, 2012, - 11:01 PM
Patricia Roth Anfinson, matriarch of a western Minnesota newspaper family and originator of the snickerdoodle cookie, died Wednesday at the Swift County-Benson Hospital in Benson, Minn. She was 89.
Updated: April 10, 2012, - 09:43 PM
His influence went well beyond his role as Honeywell CEO to the realms of education, culture and international relations.
Updated: March 27, 2012, - 10:53 PM
His social activism was fueled by his deep Christian faith, friends said.
Updated: March 24, 2012, - 07:51 PM
Ojibwe writer Mark Rolo explores his gritty childhood with an unsparing but wise eye, and in doing so greatly honors his family, and readers.
Updated: March 24, 2012, - 06:46 PM
Arlene E. Anderson, a formidable but beloved educator who helped shape a culture of academic excellence at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis, died March 4 at her Minneapolis home. She was 92.
Updated: March 17, 2012, - 06:20 PM