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.
5 names floating around in the NFL head coaching market
Who will the Vikings hire to replace Mike Zimmer?
Osseo district moves to distance learning; 'extremely high number' of absences
Some schools are down 25% of their staff due to illnesses.
Mike Zimmer offers statement after being fired by Vikings
Zimmer was fired on Monday after eight seasons with the Vikings.
Footprints near stuck SUV lead deputies to body of missing WI man
The 30-year-old had disappeared nearly a week ago.
Vikings' Kendricks says 'fear-based' approach not the way to go
The linebacker spoke to the media Monday after Mike Zimmer's firing.
Man charged in light rail knife attack and police squad arson
The separate incidents happened days apart, with the suspect now charged in both cases.
Biden Admin: Home COVID tests will soon be covered by insurance
The tests will be free with insurance starting Saturday.
Historic home in downtown Chaska on the market for $430,000
The property is zoned commercial and residential.
Vikings owner on Cousins situation: 'It's not a simple answer on all this'
The high-profile quarterback has a $45 million cap hit next season.
Duluth firefighters battling blaze at former Seaway Hotel
Wind chills were 35 below zero Monday morning.
Coller: Mike Zimmer set the bar high and then couldn't reach it
The head coach whose teams were known for their fight went out in back-to-back seasons in meaningless games. Few coaches survive that.
Rick Spielman issues statement after being fired by Vikings
Spielman was let go by the franchise he had called home for 16 years.
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.
Minnesota native takes swimming gold at London Paralympics
Despite a reclassification that pitted Mallory Weggemann against more able-bodied swimmers, the Minnesota native fueled her frustrations into positive energy to win her first gold medal Sunday night in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Weggemann's time in the S8 50 meter freestyle not only earned her the gold, it also broke American and Paralympic records.
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