Obituary

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'Hatchet' author, Minnesota native Gary Paulsen dies

His final novel will be published early next year.

Prince and half-brother John R. Nelson.

John R. Nelson, Prince's eldest half-brother, has died

This comes two years after the death of another half-brother.

Lt. Kent M. Vnuk

Hennepin Co. sheriff's lieutenant mourned after unexpected death

"Lt. Kent Vnuk was a colleague, leader, and most importantly a friend to so many."

Jacobson family, Washington County

Community pitches in to help family following girl's tragic accidental death

Camilla C. Jacobson was the daughter of a Washington Co. sheriff's sergeant.

Walter Straka, World War II veteran.

Minnesota WWII veteran dies at 101 on Independence Day

Walter Straka was the state's last living Bataan Death March survivor.

Kyle Imdieke of Osakis, Minnesota.

Community rallies around family of MN coach who died suddenly

Kyle Imdieke was a beloved educator at Osakis High School.

Leah Ottman, aka LOTT

Acclaimed Minneapolis violinist and singer Leah Ottman dies at 33

She also performed as LOTT, the name of her solo project.

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Watch former Rep. Jim Ramstad's memorial service online

The ceremony will be live-streamed for the public on Sunday.

jim ramstad

Longtime former Rep. Jim Ramstad has died

The moderate Republican lawmaker was known for his work on addiction recovery and mental health.

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Dentist who died in fall in northern MN was kind with a caring spirit

Dr. Daniel Allman died in a place he loves with buddies he loved, his obituary says.

Goldy Gopher

Artist responsible for Goldy Gopher dies after long illness

Steve Wanvig gave the mascot the look it has today.

John Ford

Viral obituary says man died after Vikes 'allowed 17 unanswered points'

The Plymouth man died after the Vikings blew another lead.

Robert and Corinne Johnson

Minnesota couple married for 68 years die 1 day apart

"It seems only fitting," their obituaries say.

Prince brother Alfred Jackson

Alfred Jackson, half brother of Prince, has died

The 66-year-old died of apparent natural causes, reports say.

Valerie Harper and Mary Tyler Moore

Goodbye, Rhoda: Valerie Harper of 'Mary Tyler Moore Show' dies

Th 80-year-old's long battle with cancer ended on Friday morning.

St. Paul DJ announces his own death after penning his obituary

Larry Englund was well known on the Twin Cities music scene.

Twin Cities family seeking help after son dies of CO poisoning

He was a DREAMer and health care worker who had graduated college in December.

Renowned Minnesota pottery icon Warren MacKenzie dies at 94

He passed away in his Stillwater home on New Year's Eve.

Memorial services scheduled for MN student killed in Netherlands

Authorities say she was stabbed to death by her roommate.

Minnesota leaders of both parties honor George HW Bush

The 41st president of the United States died Friday.

Successful businessman, father-of-3 killed by falling tree

He was managing partner at a real estate firm and a part-time dentist.