KSTP gathered together six people who were advertising executives in the Twin Cities in the 1960s to hear their tales about the real-life world glamorized by the show "Mad Men." The station dug into their archives and forgotten film vaults to reminisce about the golden age of advertising.
Walz, judge in dispute over Feeding Our Future case
A Ramsey County judge disputed Walz's claims that the Minnesota Department of Education was ordered by the court to resume payments to Feeding Our Future.
2 dead, 1 with life-threatening injuries in Hwy. 7 crash
Both drivers were not wearing their seatbelt, according to the State Patrol.
15-year-old Richfield football game shooting suspect arrested
A 16-year-old accused of instigating the altercation is also in custody.
3 arrested after homicide, burglary in Inver Grove Heights
Charges of first-degree murder and first-degree burglary are pending.
Woman dies after becoming trapped in Waseca house fire
Police tried to enter the home but heavy smoke prevented them from getting inside.
Eden Prairie-based crypto company files for bankruptcy
The company operates crypto-mining centers.
1 dead, 2 with life-threatening injuries in Minnesota crash
The crash happened just after 7:30 p.m. Friday.
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
This is a developing story.
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.
'Mad Men' star appeared as teen in Pioneer Press commercial
Vincent Kartheiser, the Minnesota-born star of the TV show "Mad Men," starred as a teen in a local commercial long before he found success on the hit show.
Minnesota-born 'Mad Men' star longs to move back home
Minneapolis native Vincent Kartheiser is keeping himself busy in Los Angeles starring as smarmy advertising executive Pete Campbell in the hit AMC-TV drama "Mad Men," but at some point, he wants to move home. He tells WCCO radio that he wants a Minnesota hideaway "far enough away from my family, and close enough to my family."
"Mad Men" star proud to be a Minnesota boy
Vincent Kartheiser, known for his role as Pete Campbell on the popular TV show, is a Minneapolis-native. He told the New York Times some of his Minnesota favorites include the Current 89.3 FM, Garrison Keillor and a Juicy Lucy. The fifth season of "Mad Men" begins tonight on AMC.
Secret Service alerted about burned cat in Mpls.
Minneapolis police are consulting with federal agencies after a Longfellow Park employee discovered a dead cat Monday. KARE 11 reports the animal had been burned and staked to a tree stump with an American flag. A President Obama/Biden campaign sign was also nearby.
Rosemount High teacher brings 'Madness' to history
In a typical, unassuming classroom at Rosemount High School in the suburbs of Minneapolis, U.S. history teacher Josh Hoekstra had a novel idea about engaging his students in what has become high school seniors' worst subject: history. He made a March Madness-style tournament out of it, writes William Bennett, a former U.S. secretary of education and CNN contributor.
Face It Foundation: Depression is real, real life stories
Many famous people have opened up about their struggles with depression. Athletes like Terry Bradshaw, Barrett Robbins and David Feherty have all discussed their depression. Other notable men such as Harrison Ford, Marlon Brando and Jim Carrey have come forward. But what about regular guys dealing with depression?
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