Darren Spiller joined the Minneapolis ad agency about 2.5 years ago. Adweek reported Fallon didn't give an explanation for his departure. Spiller helped create award-winning campaigns for Nestle and Nike.
School bus carrying students plunges into river southwest of Fargo
None of the kids suffered life-threatening injuries, though some were taken to area hospitals.
Richfield High School cancels weekend events after shooting
Two men were shot outside the school's football stadium
Sound of shots, mass panic at Richfield football game streamed live on YouTube
Gunfire caused panic at a varsity football game Friday night.
Gunfire outside stadium halts Richfield/Kennedy football game
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K-9 search leads to $36K fentanyl seizure during traffic stop
A traffic stop was made after the vehicle was seen speeding through the area.
Gov. Walz reacts to Tuesday death of Mankato West student
The governor is a former geography teacher at the high school.
Teen pleads guilty to Minneapolis carjacking, admits to others
The man was yanked out of the vehicle by witnesses before fleeing the scene.
Three plead guilty to roles in murder on Red Lake Reservation
The 2019 murder left another person seriously injured.
Sheriff: Heifer shot and butchered on farmer's pasture near Aitkin
Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to call the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office.
Charges: Man kidnapped woman at gunpoint, forced her to withdraw $1,500
The 56-year-old suspect is accused of forcing the woman to the Seward neighborhood in Minneapolis.
Police arrest suspect in Oakdale after 10-hour standoff
The standoff with police lasted over 10 hours Friday.
Target's new chief marketing officer shares vision for creative agencies
Jeff Jones, the chief marketing officer at Target, told Ad Age he wants to work with the best creative agencies in the world. "I'm not willing to commit to two agencies or four or 50. We want to have flexibility," Jones said. He is also interested in expanding the use of QR codes and more "shoppable videos," like Target's "Falling for You" short film series.
Catholic Charities chief strategy officer leaving after 35 years
The Pioneer Press reports Paul Martodam's doctors advised him to step down. He was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in August 2010. Martodam was the first layperson to serve as CEO for the Twin Cities organization. He'll continue to be involved as a donor and volunteer.
Ecolab appoints Handley to president and chief operating officer
Thomas Handley is being promoted to replace Erik Fyrwald who left the company in April, the Business Journal reports. Handley joined the St. Paul-based maker of cleaning, sanitation, pest elimination and maintenance products in 2003. He was most recently the president of its Global Food & Beverage division and Asia Pacific Latin America businesses.
Local photographer shows up 'tossing a foot long' on Jimmy Fallon
Kare 11 Photographer Nate Anderson showed up in a Subway promotion on the Jimmy Fallon show last night throwing a long sandwich in front of the famous 'Welcome to Minnesota' sign ...
School districts finding creative ways to attract families
School districts in Minnesota are feeling the pressure to compete for students and state money. Declining birth rates and open enrollment are pushing some schools to start recruiting babies and toddlers.
DFLer Larry Pogemiller is leaving Senate to lead Higher Ed Office
Gov. Dayton on Friday appointed veteran Democratic legislator Larry Pogemiller to take over the state's higher education office. Previous director Sheila Wright resigned suddenly last month.
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