Category: Local

Jim Steinman, died at 73

Jim Steinman, the composer, lyricist and record producer who worked with artists like Meat Loaf, Celine Dion, Bonnie Tyler and more, has died at 73. Steinman wrote all the songs on Meatloaf’s “Bat Out of Hell” album, which sold 40…

Atkins scammed UI benefit fund

A candidate for State Assembly is in hot water over his failure to report income when he accepted unemployment benefits from 2018 to 2019, but he hopes returning the money he was caught stealing will help voters overlook his thievery.…

VP Walter Mondale dies at 93

Walter F. Mondale, the former Democratic senator and vice president died April 19, 2021 at his home in Minneapolis at age 93. Mondale was a major player on the national political stage for two decades, beginning in 1964, when he…