He died after triggering an avalanche while snowboarding at an unopened ski resort. Pierre, originally from Minnetonka, set the world record for cliff jump with skis at 255 feet.
FBI, police investigating bank robbery at Edina's 50th and France
An ATM technician was robbed by four men at a U.S. Bank.
Paralyzed Bloomington football player begins rehabilitation in Colorado
Ethan Glynn is at a world-renowned rehabilitation hospital.
Man killed, woman seriously injured in Hastings boating collision
The incident remains under investigation.
Owner of St. Cloud bar gets 6 years for arson, ordered to repay $3M
A February 2020 fire at the Press Bar and Parlor was later determined to be an insurance job.
Bloomington, Richfield districts tighten security ahead of weekend football
Enhanced safety measures will be in place this weekend.
Walz sends MN first responders to help with hurricane recovery in Florida
Eight members of the Minnesota All Hazards Incident Management Team will travel to Florida.
Eyota, Minnesota, losing its last bricks-and-mortar bank location
Bremer Bank is exiting the small city in December.
It was the driest September in Twin Cities modern history
Less than a quarter inch of rain fell in September.
Treadmill helps Minneapolis shelter dogs burn off steam
Puttin' the "go" in doggo.
Mercado Central board asks Jensen to remove its image from campaign ad
Mercado Central does not endorse candidates.
Sauk Rapids man pleads guilty to making, selling ghost guns
The 21-year-old would sell unserialized guns, silencers, auto-sears, and high-capacity magazines.
Squirrel blamed for Friday power outage impacting over 5,000 homes
There's no telling when or where the squirrels will strike next.
Canada's oldest person -- Minnesota native -- dies at 113
Cora Hansen was born in 1899 to Norwegian immigrants in Minnesota. She moved to Alberta at age 13. She attributed her long life to good genes, long walks, devout Lutheran beliefs and clean living.
Minnesota native, national parks chief, Smithsonian director, dies at 85
Roger Kennedy, who rose from his family's St. Paul sporting goods store to head the National Park Service under President Bill Clinton, died at 82. Kennedy developed a love for the outdoors in Minnesota, guiding canoe trips. He also later became a studied preservationist, directing the American history section of the Smithsonian Institution. He once ran for Congress against Eugene McCarthy.
Great Lakes adds daily round-trips from MSP to Pierre, S.D.
Great Lakes Airlines is taking over for Delta, which is discontinuing flights between the Twin Cities and South Dakota's Capitol city at the end of January. Pierre's mayor is hoping the airline will add a second daily round-trip flight in the future.
Justin Timberlake marries Minnesota native Jessica Biel
Well, about time. After five years of dating, singer/performer/actor/all-round cool cat Justin Timberlake has married actress and Ely native Jessica Biel, People magazine says. They were engaged in December and kept the wedding site in Italy a secret even to guests until not long before the ceremony.
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