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Petition seeks firing of Forestview teacher accused of racist social media comments
Incumbents Rounds, Johnson win South Dakota Republican primaries
Trump looks beyond North Carolina for convention as relations deteriorate with state leaders
Minnesota Senate computers hacked, passwords file accessed
Judge grants temporary injunction against Minnesota bar chain that vowed to reopen
UND coaches, players speak about racial injustice in wake of George Floyd's death
Morken: Outdoor thoughts on public-comment periods, spring turkeys
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What would a 50-game season mean for the Twins?
Once a conservation failure, fishing success now found at Minnesota's largest inland lake
May 29, 2020
Twin Cities athletes, coaches, teams weigh in on George Floyd’s death, aftermath
Community leaders, activists and friends of George Floyd gathered Friday afternoon, May 29, at Minneapolis City Hall to pay tribute and demand...
May 29, 2020 - 4:48pm
May 28, 2020
Boston Marathon canceled because of COVID-19
The Boston Marathon, originally scheduled to be held in April and then postponed until September because of the COVID-19 pandemic, has now been...
May 28, 2020 - 4:28pm
May 19, 2020
Youth, amateur sports in Minnesota hoping to get green light for summer seasons
ST. PAUL -- Twin Cities baseball coaches are hoping to make up for two lost seasons this summer; they’re just waiting for Gov. Tim Walz to give them, and other Minnesota youth and amateur sports, the green light. Baseball coaches and players from high schools in the Metro East and...
May 19, 2020 - 9:23pm
May 16, 2020
Will the absence of sports impact mental health? ‘I think it’s more likely than not’
A month and a half after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, left the country shocked and frightened, President George W. Bush put on a...
May 16, 2020 - 3:31pm
May 14, 2020
Gophers’ top coaches take pay cuts to save department $450,000
ST. PAUL — The Gophers athletic department’s highest earners will take voluntary 10% pay cuts for the first six months of fiscal year 2021...
May 14, 2020 - 6:27pm
May 13, 2020
It’s been two months without sports; how close are Minnesota’s pro teams to a return?
ST. PAUL — It’s been just over two months since the positive test heard ‘round the sports world. Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert’s positive...
May 13, 2020 - 3:45pm
May 9, 2020
KFAN during COVID: How one of the nation’s top sports talk radio stations thrives without sports
KFAN is not only one of the most-listened to radio stations in the Twin Cities, it garners some of the highest — sometimes the highest —...
May 9, 2020 - 4:09pm
May 8, 2020
Gophers athletics department starts cost-cutting, with specific sports not off the table
The Minnesota Golden Gophers were projecting a $1 million budget surplus in February. Big attendance figures during a historic football season...
May 8, 2020 - 6:43pm
April 29, 2020
NCAA panel signs off on player endorsements
NCAA players are a step closer to profiting from the use of their name and likeness. Under a proposal the NCAA announced Wednesday that it will...
April 29, 2020 - 11:12am
April 24, 2020
ESPN cancels X Games Minneapolis 2020
MINNEAPOLIS — This summer's X Games competitions in Minneapolis have been canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak. ESPN, the event's host...
April 24, 2020 - 2:34pm
April 20, 2020
Gov. Walz: Spring sports season ‘unlikely’ to happen
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is not optimistic about the prospect of spring sports returning this high school season amid the coronavirus pandemic....
April 20, 2020 - 8:42pm
Gophers softball gets three more seniors back for fifth year of eligibility
A few weeks after Minnesota Golden Gophers softball pitching ace Amber Fiser announced her intentions to return next season for a fifth year of eligibility, a few of her senior classmates have decided to do the same. Brooke Vander Heide, Katelyn Kemmetmueller and Carlie Brandt will...
April 20, 2020 - 3:15pm
April 14, 2020
Grandma's Marathon defending champ biding time in Duluth
DULUTH — Boniface Kongin, a world-class marathoner from Kenya, has found a new art during his prolonged stay in Duluth: painting. Next up for...
April 14, 2020 - 6:05pm
April 6, 2020
A decade after winning more than $1 million at World Series of Poker, North Dakota native living a unique poker life in Malta
Ten years ago, after quitting his electrical engineering job to play poker full-time, Grand Forks native Jason Senti won more than $1 million...
April 6, 2020 - 9:23am
April 2, 2020
Ace pitcher Fiser grateful, excited for another Gopher sotfball season
MARION, Iowa -- In a perfect world, Amber Fiser's college softball career will end on the field at the College World Series, hoisting a trophy...
April 2, 2020 - 2:24pm