Gillingham was starred at the U of M in the 1960's before going on to a 10-year career with the Packers that landed him in the team's Hall of Fame. The 67-year-old died while lifting weights at his home in Little Falls.
Fire departments decry drivers running over hoses, endangering crews
It happened in two separate Northland cities this week.
All Energy Solar reaches growth milestones with higher goals yet for 2022
Minnesota solar company continues to thrive through building a strong workforce
Authorities ID family found frozen to death at MN-Canada border
They're still trying to unravel how they got there and who might have helped them.
Mayo Clinic specialist: 'The omicron surge is not over'
Experts expect a rapid decline over the next month followed a period of calm.
Charges: Man in stolen Jeep leads police on 110 mph chase
He crashed into a light post near the Capitol and then fled on foot, the complaint says.
Puppy in back of stolen Audi found, reunited with owner
The 4 1/2-month-old bullmastiff had been missing more than a week.
WI's best 'hole-in-the-wall' diner is Guy Fieri-approved
Come for the "garbage pile," stay for ... even more breakfast food.
Minnesota's pre-pro women's soccer team unveils name, logo
The new name and look was unveiled after community owners voted on a winner.
21 people charged in connection to drug trafficking in northern MN
Police say the organization sold more than 10 pounds of heroin and fentanyl in northern Minnesota.
MN's 'best hole-in-the-wall diner' is, sadly, currently closed
MSN recently published its pick for best diner in each state.
MN apartment complex loses heat, nearly 150 residents evacuated
A boiler problem caused the heating issue.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, January 27
Cases remain very high but hospitalizations have been plateaued for the past week.
Gopher great Sandy Stephens to be enshrined in College Football Hall of Fame
Fifty years after leading the Gophers to their second consecutive Rose Bowl, the late Sandy Stephens will be inducted into the national College Football Hall of Fame tonight. Stephens -- who died 11 years ago -- was the first African-American QB to be named to an All-American team.
The battle for Floyd "like an extra bowl game" for Gophers
Taking Floyd of Rosedale back from the Hawkeyes was a highlight of last year's U of M football season. Coach Jerry Kill tells his players the rivalry game with Iowa is almost like a bowl game. And it's probably as close to a bowl game as this year's 1-6 team will get.
Allen going up against Packers backup tackle
Jared Allen is on pace to break the NFL record for most sacks in a season. Sunday he'll face second-string tackle Marshall Newhouse, as Packers starter Chad Clifton nurses a hamstring injury. The Pack came into the Dome without Clifton two years ago. Eight sacks later, they limped out with a loss.
Medical examiner: enlarged heart caused Gophers' Tinsley to die of natural causes
22-year-old U of M football star Gary Tinsley was found dead in his dorm this month. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner reports he died of natural causes brought on by an enlarged heart. Tinsley was on track to earn his degree in May.
Round two: Ponder vs. Packers
Three weeks ago Christian Ponder made his first NFL start against the undefeated Packers. Not much has changed with Green Bay. They're still undefeated and Aaron Rodgers is still dominating. A lot has changed with Ponder, and he's ready for round two against the Packers.
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