Find Real Estate Agents and Homes for Sale


Real Estate News --> Minnesota News

Minnesota couple rekindles romance 70 years after first date


Betty and Jerry met as students at the University of Minnesota in 1947. Neither one remembers the ... "because we had such deep roots" in their respective lives — including their homes. That's where the art of compromise comes in, the couple said last ...


Archived Story

You have {{ limit - count - 1 }} articles left\r\n \r\n Keep reading\r\n \u00a0\u00a0\u2022\u00a0\u00a0\r\n Log in\r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n {{ form.get_general_error_messages(['authenticate']) }}\r\n {{ form.flow_form_open({nextAction: 'login'}, ['authenticate'], 'login-form', '_top') }}\r\n \r\n {{ form.login }}\r\n {{ form.flow_form_close() }}\r\n \r\n \r\n Over 70% off!\r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n \r\n 99\u00a2 for first 4 weeks\r\n {{ form.flow_form_open({nextAction: 'firstSlide'}, null, null, '_top') }}\r\n {{ form.button('Save Now', 'btn nag-btn') }}\r\n {{ form.flow_form_close() }}\r\n \r\n\r\n{% endblock %}\r\n\r\n{% block last %}\r\n{{ parent() }}\r\n\r\n $('.log-in-toggle').click(function(){\r\n $('.log-in').toggle();\r\n $('#login_email_address').focus();\r\n mtr_utils.resize();\r\n });\r\n $(document).ready(function(){\r\n setInterval(function(){\r\n mtr_utils.resize();\r\n }, 5000);\r\n });\r\n\r\n{% endblock %}"},"start":"https:\/\/users.startribune.com\/placement\/1\/environment\/3\/nag\/start"},{"id":"x","count":4,"action":"ignore","mute":true,"action_config":false,"start":"https:\/\/users.startribune.com\/placement\/1\/environment\/3\/x\/start"},{"id":"multi-start","count":3,"action":"fly_in","mute":true,"action_config":{"location":"bottom_left","slide_direction":"bottom","group_id":"","display_delay":"0","collapse_delay":"10","template":"\r\n.fly-in-group,\r\n.fly-in-group *,\r\n.fly-in-group *:before,\r\n.fly-in-group *:after {\r\n box-sizing:border-box;\r\n -moz-box-sizing:border-box;\r\n -webkit-box-sizing:border-box;\r\n box-sizing:border-box;\r\n -webkit-text-size-adjust:none;\r\n margin:0;\r\n padding:0;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-group {\r\n position:relative;\r\n width:300px;\r\n background:#484848;\r\n box-shadow:0 0 10px rgba(0,0,0,.3);\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-header {\r\n width:300px;\r\n height:70px;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-collapse {\r\n background:#333333 url(\"https:\/\/users.startribune.com\/static\/flow_group\/14\/slide\/1531\/1624710778\/img-nag-savemoretoday.gif\") center center no-repeat;\r\n width:300px;\r\n height:70px;\r\n cursor:pointer;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-close {\r\n position:absolute;\r\n top:0;\r\n right:0;\r\n height:20px;\r\n width:20px;\r\n display:block;\r\n color:#FFF;\r\n font-size:20px;\r\n line-height:1;\r\n text-decoration:none;\r\n cursor:pointer;\r\n text-align:center;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-close:hover {\r\n color:#E0E0E0;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-body {\r\n text-align:center;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-body p {\r\n color:white;\r\n font:bold 14px\/1 'Benton Sans', sans-serif;\r\n text-transform:uppercase;\r\n margin:30px 0 7px 0;\r\n text-align:center;\r\n font-style:italic;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-body h2 {\r\n color:#fff;\r\n font:bold 25px\/1 'Benton Sans', sans-serif;\r\n text-align:center;\r\n font-style:italic;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-body h2 span {\r\n color: #A4A4A4;\r\n text-decoration:line-through;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-start-btn {\r\n color:white;\r\n background:#61bf1a;\r\n font-family:\"Benton Sans\",Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;\r\n font-weight:bold;\r\n line-height:1;\r\n text-decoration:none;\r\n text-transform:uppercase;\r\n border:none;\r\n -webkit-appearance:none;\r\n cursor:pointer;\r\n padding:15px 0 12px;\r\n display:block;\r\n margin:10px auto 30px;\r\n width:130px;\r\n border-radius:5px;\r\n font-size:16px;\r\n}\r\n.fly-in-footer {\r\n background:#333 url(\"https:\/\/users.startribune.com\/static\/flow_group\/14\/slide\/1533\/2757847127\/img-logo-st-sm-darkgrey.png\") center center no-repeat;\r\n height:35px;\r\n}\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n \r\n \u00d7\r\n \r\n \r\n From just\r\n $3.79 99\u00a2 a week\r\n Save now\r\n \r\n \r\n"},"start":"https:\/\/users.startribune.com\/placement\/1\/environment\/3\/multi-start\/start"}]}; var meteredElement = { "contentID": "467490153", "meteredContent": true, "sectionPath": "/lifestyle/relationship", "user_state": "guest", "products": null }; function rskunkCookieMonster(k) { return(r=RegExp('(^|; )'+encodeURIComponent(k)+'=([^;]*)').exec(document.cookie))?r[2]:null; } if(null !== rskunkCookieMonster('st_usr_name')) meteredElement.user_state = "logged_in"; if(null !== rskunkCookieMonster('st_usr_products')) meteredElement.products = JSON.parse(unescape(rskunkCookieMonster('st_usr_products'))); if( typeof optimizelyMeterOverrides == 'object' ) { jQuery.extend( true, rSkunkConfig, optimizelyMeterOverrides ); } rsInit = function( rs ) { var exemptReferrers = (typeof window.opt_meter_exempt_referrers != 'undefined') ? window.opt_meter_exempt_referrers : []; rs.calculate( rSkunkConfig, meteredElement, function() { if ( exemptReferrers.indexOf('newsletters') > -1 && window.location.search.match('ref=nl') !== null) { return; } for (ref in exemptReferrers) { if (document.referrer.match(ref) !== null) { return; } } rs.enforce(function(count) { }); }); } !function(a9,a,p,s,t,A,g){ if(a[a9])return; function q(c,r){a[a9]._Q.push([c,r])} a[a9]={init:function(){q("i",arguments)}, fetchBids:function(){q("f",arguments)}, setDisplayBids:function(){},_Q:[]}; A=p.createElement(s); A.async=!0; A.src=t; g=p.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; g.parentNode.insertBefore( A,g) }("apstag",window,document,"script","//c.amazon-adsystem.com/aax2/apstag.js"); var rubicontag = rubicontag || {}; rubicontag.cmd = rubicontag.cmd || []; (function() { var account_id = '8929'; var rct = document.createElement( 'script' ); rct.type = 'text/javascript'; rct.async = 'true'; rct.src = ( document.location.protocol === 'https:' ? 'https:' : 'http:' ) + '//ads.rubiconproject.com/header/' + account_id + '.js'; var node = document.getElementsByTagName( 'script' )[0]; node.parentNode.appendChild( rct ); })(); rubicontag.cmd.push( function() { rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[970,30],[970,90],[970,250],[728,90]], 'zone-none-block-2-leaderboard').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '2'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[320,50],[468,60],[970,30],[970,90],[970,250],[728,90]], 'zone-none-block-1-leaderboard').setPosition('atf').setFPI('pos', '1'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/footer', [[1,2],[320,50],[468,60],[970,30],[970,90],[970,250],[970,600],[728,90]], 'zone-none-block-3-leaderboard').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'f1'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,1050],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-1-vertical').setPosition('atf').setFPI('pos', '1'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-3-vertical').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '2'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-4-fill').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '3'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-5-fill').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '4'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-6-fill').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '5'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-7-fill').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '6'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-8-fill').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '7'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship', [[1,2],[234,60],[125,125],[180,150],[250,250],[120,600],[160,600],[300,600],[300,250]], 'zone-2-block-9-fill').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', '8'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-7-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia1'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-12-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia2'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-17-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia3'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-22-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia4'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-27-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia5'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-32-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia6'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-37-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia7'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-42-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia8'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-47-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ia9'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-52-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ib0'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-57-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ib1'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/inline_article', [[1,2],[125,125],[180,150],[234,60],[320,50],[250,250],[525,250],[300,250]], 'zone-1-block-62-inline-body').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'ib2'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/zone3', [[300,250]], 'zone-3-block-5-square').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'z1'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/zone3', [[300,250]], 'zone-3-block-10-square').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'z2'); rubicontag.defineSlot('/7932/website/web_lifestyle/web_lifestyle_relationship/zone3', [[300,250]], 'zone-3-block-15-square').setPosition('btf').setFPI('pos', 'z3'); rubicontag.run( gptrun ); }); // Load GPT (Google ads API) // This function is now called by the Rubicon Fastlane integration var gptran = false; var gptrun = function() { if (gptran) { return; } gptran = true; var gads = document.createElement('script'); gads.async = true; gads.type = 'text/javascript'; var useSSL = 'https:' === document.location.protocol; gads.src = ( useSSL ? 'https:' : 'http:' ) + '//www.googletagservices.com/tag/js/gpt.js'; var node = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; node.parentNode.insertBefore(gads, node); }; setTimeout( gptrun, 1000 ); // fail-safe // // Referrer/Sideways page: // If user comes from non-startribune domain, they get a different ad configuration when the article is over 24-hours old. // The backend will always load the sideways ad data; the frontend determines whether to request these ads. // var showSidewaysPage = referrerCheck() ? true : false; var hasGrazersParam = false; var isUserGrazer = function () { if ( hasGrazersParam ) { return true; } var userIsGuest = readCookie('st_usr_name') == ' && readCookie('st_usr_sub_id') == '; var firstPageEligible = false; var firstPageValue; if ( readCookie('snowp_first_page_type') == ' ) { firstPageValue = 'story'; } else { firstPageValue = readCookie('snowp_first_page_type'); } firstPageEligible = firstPageValue == 'story' || firstPageValue == 'blog'; var fewMonthlyVisits = window.visitCount30

Trending Minnesota News:


  • States contend with ‘the underbelly of real estate’
  • Lakeville, MN Real Estate: Foreclosures
  • MNvest opens small businesses to small investors
  • Minnesota's solar garden program takes off in 2017
  • Just Sold: Bethany Care Center sold to New York group
  • Deja Vu in Dubuque County: 2 derailments in 2 years
  • Vikings not interested in proposal to give them Metrodome
  • Who will inherit Prince's wealth?
  • Cass County Board: Out-of-home placement program to be reviewed
  • bts: Minnesota 52
  • Small town, big wheels: How mountain biking saved a Minnesota mining town
  • Ilhan Omar: Minnesota picks first Somali American lawmaker
  • High farmland prices spark real estate bubble debate
  • 16 places in San Francisco to take your out-of-town relatives
  • A Look at Notable Minnesota Laws Set to Take Effect July 1
  • Katie Peach joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Advantage Real Estate
  • Minnesota business execs take mixed views of Trump signals on regulations
  • Inductees named to Real Estate Hall of Fame
  • Effort to decertify Minnesota union gains steam
  • Minnesota fire deaths may reach highest total in 15 years