'U' President: We Want Jerry Kill To Remain In The MixUniversity of Minnesota president Eric Kaler said he is hopeful the school can find a way to keep former football coach Jerry Kill in the fold even as Kill talked about moving on to other ventures. Kill was forced to retire seven games into last season because of epilepsy.
Sen. Leroy Stumpf Announces He Won't Run For Re-electionA longtime Democratic state senator says he won't run for re-election, opening a prime seat for Republicans.
Early Retirees Say You, Too, Can Quit Working EarlyFor some, retiring early sounds like a fantasy, especially when recent studies suggest many people don't think they'll ever be able stop working. However, some Minnesotans who left the workplace long before the age of 65 told us it's possible if you stick to a plan.
Fmr. Viking Jared Allen Announces Retirement, Rides Off 'Into The Sunset'Former Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen announced his retirement in a truly Jared Allen-esque way Thursday: by riding off "into the sunset" on his horse.
Good Question: How Much Should We Save For Emergencies?A study by bankrate.com found 63 percent of people couldn't come up $500 to cover it from their savings. So, how much should we set aside for emergencies? Good Question.
More Americans Dismissing Notions Of Retirement, Study FindsIncreasing numbers of Americans are expecting to work well past the traditional retirement age, and in some cases they are dismissing the idea of retirement altogether. But health and a variety of other factors often get in the way of those expectations.
4 Things To Know: S.D. Sen. OKs Bathroom Bill, Best In Show & MoreThese are the four stories you need to know about from Wednesday, Feb. 17. They include a shall we say difference of opinion between Apple and the FBI, and a surprising winner in the country's most prestigious dog show.
After 42 Years, Metzen To Retire From Minn. SenateDemocratic Sen. Jim Metzen, whose 42 years in the Legislature make him one of Minnesota's longest-serving state lawmakers, said Saturday that he won't seek re-election. Metzen said in September that he was being treated for a recurrence of lung cancer.
St. Paul Police Chief Announces Plans To RetireSt. Paul Police Chief Thomas Smith says he intends to retire at the end of his six-year term. Smith informed Mayor Chris Coleman of his plans Friday. There is no exact date of his retirement yet, but it will happen sometime between April and June 2016.
Twins OF Torii Hunter Announces Retirement After 19 SeasonsTorii Hunter has concluded his playing career of 19 major league seasons, including more than a decade with the Minnesota Twins. The 40-year-old has a strong desire to stay in the game, though. He just can't quit.
4 Things To Know: Kill's Retirement, $17K World Series Tickets & MoreFrom the Gophers head coach suddenly retiring to $17,000 World Series tickets, here are the four stories to know for Thursday, Oct. 29.
Social Media, Fans React To Jerry Kill's Sudden RetirementUniversity of Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill announced his retirement, effective immediately, Wednesday morning due to health reasons. Kill delivered the news personally at a news conference, and there has been plenty of reaction on social media since.