Mort Roghanchi remembers getting off the train at Penn Station on Sept. 11, 2001, and wondering why everyone was gathering around. He asked a young lady what was going on.
For 364 days out of the year, the County Road 21 bridge is just a bridge you drive under as you enter Minnesota from Wisconsin. But for one day a year it becomes something very special — a place where complete strangers gather to remember.
A sixth grader at Minnetonka Middle School East shared his story of Sept. 11, 2001 with his classmates on Tuesday. He was too young to have memories of the actual day, when he was in New York City with his family.
Larry McTighe was thrilled during his tour in the military to get a job as a sports photographer with an emphasis on Nascar — something the Air Force sponsored but that also meant the Minnesota native had an office, at the Pentagon in September of 2001.
Local Minnesota politicians and officials are remembering the terror attacks of 9/11 and reflecting on how America has changed.
The 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on America are hitting close to home in Minnesota.
The Interstate 35-W Bridge over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis will be lit red, white and blue on Sept. 11 to commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Friday.
Each September, we are reminded of the 9/11 terror attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people and devastated a nation. But while the rest of us get ready to honor the 10-year anniversary of that tragedy, a family from Otsego also prepares to celebrate.
Plans are moving forward for a memorial in downtown Marshall honoring heroes of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.