Obituaries

64, of St. Peter, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2019. Funeral Service, Saturday, November 16, 2019, 11:00a.m., Northview-North Mankato Mortuary. Visitation, Friday, 5-8p.m. at Northview-North Mankato Mortuary and one hour before service. Burial, Calvary Cemetery. www.mankatomortuary.com

Marshall Messer, 95, died November 8, 2019 in Blue Earth. A memorial service will be 2pm Tuesday November 19 at Spencer-Owen Funeral Home with visitation one hour prior. Spencer-Owen Funeral Home in Winnebago is assisting the family with arrangements.

The Tea Party marks its ninth anniversary since it packed Congress with 40 of its members in 2010. Its elected officials' campaigns across the nation were premised on lowering the national debt, downsizing federal authority, and strictly interpreting the U.S. Constitution. The Tea Party has not accomplished all three promises.

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Before Sunday night, the last time Indiana was ranked in the Top 25 in football, Bill Clinton was president, the sitcom Friends launched on NBC and Boyz II Men topped the music charts.

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With a rocking sellout crowd behind it, No. 23 Purdue was in position to extend its win streak at Mackey Arena in a key early season test against Texas.

As a child, perhaps your first taste of cinnamon was Red-Hots candy. Maybe you remember first experiencing the fragrant spice at the local cider mill while eating a cinnamon and sugar-crusted doughnut? Late bloomers might have had to wait for a first wedge of pumpkin pie to participate in the delight of cinnamon.

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CNN’s media correspondent Brian Stelter recently unleashed his frustration when a 10-year-old tweet set off a firestorm.

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As snow flurries fell outside on Halloween, Indiana star 2020 commitment Anthony Leal was at work in the Bloomington South basketball gym, firing up a variety of shots after practice.

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The immediate aftermath of what some political pundits view as puzzling election results in Kentucky on Tuesday is hardly time enough to analyze accurately what happened and why. But we can draw some broad conclusions.

If you live in non-metro or rural America, you’ve been left behind by the economic boom cycle that came after the Great Recession. You also endured a more severe recession than people who live in bigger cities.

Notre Dame entered the 2019 season with two featured running backs: redshirt junior Tony Jones and redshirt sophomore Jafar Armstrong, the latter of which was listed as the starter for the season opener against Louisville.

According to Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich, starting quarterback Jacoby Brissett was in good spirits Monday morning and optimistic about his chances to play this week against the Miami Dolphins.

As Indiana begins its 120th basketball season Tuesday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall against Western Illinois, third-year coach Archie Miller is hopeful depth will play a factor in the Hoosiers being successful.

Inclement weather caused several central Indiana communities to postpone their Halloween celebrations this week. The Indianapolis Colts saved their big scare for Sunday.