Bob McNamara, an All-American football player for Minnesota in the 1950s and later a major fundraiser for the university, has died. He was 82. The university announced McNamara’s death on Monday. The school says McNamara died after a long illness on Sunday night.
A western Wisconsin man, considered by many to be a true inspiration, passed away on Monday.
A U.S. marine from Minnesota has died while serving in Afghanistan. Lance Corporal Caleb Erickson died Friday when a suicide bomber hit his convoy. The 20-year-old grew up in Waseca.
Winston “Win” Borden, a DFL state senator in the 1970s from Brainerd who later was imprisoned for failure to pay taxes, has died. He was 70.
A town is mourning the loss of a teenager who died on New Year’s Eve. Katelyn Hank of Le Sueur was sledding at a friend’s house. Another person was on the back of her sled when they hit a tree.
New details have been released regarding a 48-year-old man’s death after being stabbed approximately 30 times on Sunday in his home.
We have some sad news to pass along this evening about an extended member of our WCCO family. Mark Rosen’s mother, Doris, passed away Monday morning.
One of Minnesota’s most beloved pets has passed away. Schoep gained national attention after a photo of him and his owner in Lake Superior went viral. He was 20 years old.
A 34-year-old Pine River man is dead after a single car crash in Crow Wing County early Sunday morning, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.
The Grand Rapids woman who was in critical condition after being shot on Dec. 22 has now died, authorities say.
A family member says retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who commanded the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein’s forces out of Kuwait in 1991, has died. He was 78.
A woman who was rescued from a Nowthen, Minn. fire by a total stranger in September has died from her injuries.
A teenage boy has died after being shot in the head with an arrow over the weekend.
A man is dead after police found him at the intersection of 22nd Street East and Portland Avenue South, following a shooting.
A motorcyclist is dead after running off the road at Highway 3 and 160th Street West in Dakota County.
Whitney Houston, who reigned as pop music’s queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, erratic behavior and a tumultuous marriage to singer Bobby Brown, has died. She was 48.
A 1-year-old baby dolphin passed away at the Minnesota Zoo Monday night after a sudden and acute illness, according to officials.
An 18-year-old man was killed in a car accident late Tuesday night.
Anoka High School officials say an 11th grade student died Saturday, while playing basketball at a community center.
A 6-year-old Duluth boy was found unresponsive in a Cloquet swimming pond and later died at a hospital.
A Cambridge firefighter was critically hurt in a training accident Monday night.
A 35-year-old man has collapsed and died while taking part in the Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon that started in St. Joseph, Minn.
A month-old lemur has died at the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth.
Health officials say a 24-year-old University of Wisconsin-Madison student died of bacterial meningitis.