Smelling roses

March 1, 2020
Granite Falls man played for Gophers in Rose Bowl in ‘61 A late-season loss to Wisconsin knocked the Minnesota Gophers football team out of a chance to play in this year’s Rose Bowl, which would have ended a 58-year drought. ...

Trapping gophers

May 1, 2015
Minnesota, aptly named “the Gopher State,” clearly had its start in Grant County where most pocket gophers resided during my childhood and teen years. My father’s idea of paying for a post-secondary education had everything to do with gophers and ...