He's 93 and suffers from dementia. She's 83 and gets by despite a brain tumor and diabetes. They've been married 66 years but are in danger of being turned out of their home at the end of the month after a grandson illegally plummeted them into debt. Pioneer Press columnist Ruben Rosario writes they need 'a miracle' to avoid homelessness.
'Minneapolis, we're coming!!!': Foo Fighters announce rescheduled concert
The previously announced Huntington Bank Stadium was cancelled.
Original Broadway Pizza closes, iconic caboose headed to museum
The restaurant closed in November.
Brave New Workshop gets new owners in Hennepin Theatre Trust
It is the longest-running satirical comedy theater in the nation.
Minnesota firefighters mourn sudden death of colleague
Aaron Bidle of the Loretto Fire Department passed away suddenly Wednesday.
Snowmobiler goes through the ice on lake near Duluth
Ice thickness varies greatly throughout Minnesota right now.
Here's how much snow fell during the weekend winter winter storm
The Highway 2 corridor in north-central Minnesota was the bullseye.
Roof collapses on 3 firefighters in south Minneapolis
The fire happened at a residence east of Lake Nokomis on Sunday.
42-year-old Minnesota woman missing since December 1
She drives a white 2009 Chevrolet Impala.
20-year-old killed in crash on icy highway during Sunday snowstorm
More than a foot of snow had fallen in the area where the crash occurred.
Vikings fans clamor for change after latest bad loss under Mike Zimmer
The "fire Mike Zimmer" tweets are raging on Twitter again.
Tony Oliva and Jim Kaat are finally heading to Cooperstown
The Twins legends were elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame on Sunday night.
After 11 years and 11 months, Duluth couple marries at 11:11 a.m. on 11/11/11
Michael Olson and Kathryn Levine didn't just get married on 11-11-11. They also did it at 11:11 a.m., and the address of the church was 1111 E. 11th St.
Three state agencies face age-discrimination suits
The Commerce, Public Safety and Natural Resources departments are all facing similar lawsuits over union contracts that award benefits to early retirees but not to older workers.
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.
6-year-old's alert saves family from fire that destroys Itasca County home
Six-year-old Paige Nason woke up in the night to find her pillow smoldering. She get her mother and siblings up and the family escaped the fire that destroyed their home near Deer River, although mom was injured when she went back inside to retrieve the family pets.
Family of White Bear Lake couple in Italy
Relatives of Jerry and Barbara Heil met with rescue crews Saturday. The couple is still missing after last week's cruise ship accident off the coast of Italy. The Associated Press reports family members were taken near the ship and placed flowers in honor of their loved ones.
Remains of Minnesota Marine returned to family 66 years after death
19-year-old Corporal Wayne Erickson of Minneapolis never returned from a training flight over the south Pacific during World War II. But thanks to years of work by the Pentagon's POW/Missing Personnel Office, Erickson's remains have finally been recovered and identified. He will be buried with full military honors.
Father struggles to reunite family in Minnesota after his kids end up on the street
A father struggling to pay the bills gets help to bring his four kids under one roof in Minnesota. The kids were abandoned by their mother in Hawaii and ended up homeless.
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