Twin Cities Advertising Legend Pat Fallon DiesThe founder of the Minneapolis ad agency Fallon has passed away. The agency announced the death of Pat Fallon Friday on the homepage of the company's website.
Minnesota Native Who Helped Pioneer Key CPR Technique Dies At 87Dr. James Jude, one of the experts credited with pioneering life-saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation, has died. The Minnesota native was 87.
4 Things To Know From July 3, 2015From increased security for major Fourth Of July event to heavy traffic expectations, here are the four stories to know for Friday, July 3.
Readers Mourn NY Times Writer, Minn. Native David CarrMedia columnist David Carr, who wrote the Media Equation column for The New York Times and penned a memoir about his fight with drug addiction, collapsed at his office and died on Thursday. He was 58.
Veteran CBS Correspondent Bob Simon Dies In Car CrashLongtime "60 Minutes" correspondent Bob Simon, who covered riots, Academy Award-nominated movies and wars and was held captive for more than a month in Iraq two decades ago, died in a car crash on Wednesday. He was 73.
Noted Twin Cities Composer Stephen Paulus DiesAcclaimed Minnesota composer Stephen Paulus has died at 65. Family members say he passed away Sunday from complications of a stroke he suffered last year. Paulus wrote over 500 works, which received premieres and performances throughout the world.
Former MN Senator Nancy Brataas Dies At 86One of the first women to be elected to the Minnesota Senate has died, according to reports. Former Republican state senator Nancy Brataas died Thursday night after a long battle with emphysema.
Former Minn. Sen. Rod Grams Dies At 65Former U.S. senator Rod Grams, a popular TV anchorman who went on to become the most conservative politician ever elected to statewide office in Minnesota, has died. He was 65.
Minnesota Inventor Of Iconic Party Game 'Twister' DiesThe Minnesota man whose Twister game launched decades of awkward social interactions at parties has died at the age of 82. Charles "Chuck" Foley died July 1 at a care facility in the Minneapolis suburb of St. Louis Park.
Douglas Dayton, Founder Of Target Stores, Uncle Of Governor, DiesDouglas Dayton, who led the transformation of a family department store into retailing giant Target Corp., has died at the age of 88. Dayton's wife, Wendy Dayton, confirmed his death Sunday. She said the resident of Wayzata, west of Minneapolis, died Friday after a long battle with cancer. Douglas James Dayton was the youngest of George Nelson Dayton's five sons who took over the family's downtown Minneapolis department store from their father in 1948. Douglas Dayton started working in the family business after serving in an Army infantry division in Europe during World War II, where he was injured and received a Purple Heart.
Former Minn. Congressman Arlan Stangeland DiesFormer Minnesota Rep. Arlan Stangeland has died. He was 83. Dobmeier Funeral Home in Barnesville is in charge of arrangements. The funeral home's director said Stangeland died Tuesday at a Detroit Lakes hospital after a sudden illness.
Minnesota Author Vince Flynn Dies At 47Minnesota author Vince Flynn has died after a long battle with prostate cancer. Flynn has authored 15 novels, with the majority of them making it to the bestseller list.