Randy Dobnak, fellow rookie pitchers carry Twins to 4-3 victory over Kansas City

Sep 21, 2019

The Twins lowered their magic number to five by getting eight innings out of four rookie pitchers.

Vikings well aware of Oakland linebacker Vontaze Burfict

Sep 20, 2019

An often-suspended middle linebacker, Vontaze Burfict is known as one of the NFL's hardest-hitting defenders.

Minnesota United's Mason Toye, Hassani Dotson have hopes to compete in 2020 Olympics

Sep 21, 2019

The two Loons players have boosted their chances to play for the United States next year in Tokyo, if the Americans can make it.

They grow college hockey players on the prairie now?

Sep 20, 2019

The results — namely, Jaxon Nelson and Chaz Smedsrud — of hockey fever hitting far southwestern Minnesota two decades ago are now appearing on college rosters.

Sitting on 399 home runs, Twins' Nelson Cruz doesn't think much about milestone

Sep 21, 2019

In anticipation of homer No. 400, the veteran slugger's mind and body are at ease.

Wild captain Mikko Koivu will play in first game since knee surgery

Sep 21, 2019

Mikko Koivu is keeping his expectations low for his first game in 7½ months, hoping just to feel comfortable enough to continue moving forward.

Minneapolis Washburn victory fails to dim most positive of lights at Minneapolis South

Sep 20, 2019

The Tigers, playing their the first homecoming game at night in their new stadium, brought a new experience to the south side despite a 49-14 defeat.

Jonathan Mann's four TDs send Rosemount past Farmington

Sep 20, 2019

The verbally committed Gopher ran back the opening kickoff for one score and caught three touchdown passes in a 48-21 victory.

Frustrated Byron Buxton does best to support Twins while recovering from surgery

Sep 21, 2019

His left arm is immobilized following an operation on his shoulder that ended his season.

Father's injury weighs on her, but South St. Paul gymnast Sunisa Lee stays on course for Olympics

Sep 21, 2019

Sunisa Lee's focus is on her Olympic dream, and her dad's recovery from a spinal injury that has left him paralyzed.