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Category 5 hurricanes have hit 6 land areas dead-on in 2017, more than ever before
Likely cougar caught on camera in southern Minnesota
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
A short history of 'dotard,' the arcane insult Kim Jong Un used in his threat against Trump
Woman badly injured when car strikes horse in roadway
NFL vows 'vigorous' fight against Aaron Hernandez CTE lawsuit
AUTO RACING: Paul Bunyan Stampede postponed
Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
Injured Vikings QB Sam Bradford expected to miss second straight game
Youth soccer event set for Saturday
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
William James Sliney
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mathews has done a great job for our city
September 21, 2017
FANTASY FORECAST: Are Siemian, Hunt for real?
MINNEAPOLIS — If you had to bet money before the season started, who would you pick to have the most fantasy points scored by a quarterback...
September 21, 2017 - 12:17pm
Richter, a small town Minn. kid, recounts crazy day he committed to Gophers football program
PERHAM, Minn. — Logan Richter, a 6-foot-4, 290-pound offensive and defensive lineman from Perham, sat in the back row with his sister,...
September 21, 2017 - 9:36am
FOOTBALL: BHS set for tough test against No. 10 Moorhead
BEMIDJI -- The Spuds are coming to town. The longtime Bemidji High School Section 8-5A rival, the team that ended Bemidji’s season in the first...
September 21, 2017 - 9:34am
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
MINNEAPOLIS—The Twins were given a potential layout for a football field from the architect of Target Field when the stadium was constructed...
September 21, 2017 - 9:20am
September 20, 2017
Next up for Vikings' up-and-down defense: Bucs QB Jameis Winston
MINNEAPOLIS — Two games is such a limited sample size it is safe to brand the Vikings' 2017 defensive performance as tolerable if not opportunistic....
September 20, 2017 - 9:10pm
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
ST. PAUL — Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford is hopeful his absence will be just one game. Bradford sat out last week's 26-9 loss at Pittsburgh...
September 20, 2017 - 4:33pm
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Midwestern State football player Robert Grays died following injuries while making a tackle in last weekend's game, the university announced...
September 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 19, 2017
Quigley finding success thanks to directional punting, exceptional Vikings gunners
MINNEAPOLIS — Vikings punter Ryan Quigley said he hasn't been recognized yet while out and about in the Twin Cities. "I'm a pretty generic-looking guy," he admits. Quigley doesn't mind. He points out that nobody notices the punter until he messes up. Quigley hasn't done much of...
September 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
A new medical study has found that children who play football before age 12 suffer mood and behavior problems later in life at rates significantly...
September 19, 2017 - 11:07am
September 18, 2017
FOOTBALL: Aanerud named NSIC Special Teams Player of the Week
Bemidji State kicker/punter Isaac Aanerud earned his second career NSIC Special Team Player of the Week award Monday after going 5-for-5 on kicks...
September 18, 2017 - 10:26pm
Vikings coach doesn't think Bradford's injury is long-term
MINNEAPOLIS — A day after Mike Zimmer dismissed questions about the Vikings' injured starting quarterback with terse and vague remarks, the...
September 18, 2017 - 6:15pm
Vikings' Murray believes limited role 'still evolving'
MINNEAPOLIS — If Latavius Murray is upset by his limited role with his new team, the $15 million running back isn't showing it. Although Murray...
September 18, 2017 - 5:44pm
September 17, 2017
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Defense has sparked Gophers' 3-0 start
MINNEAPOLIS—P.J. Fleck was in peak form with one comment about the stellar performances his defense has produced in the Gophers' 3-0 run...
September 17, 2017 - 8:17pm
Murphy: Vikings' don't ask, don't tell policy growing stale
PITTSBURGH—Vikings coach Mike Zimmer brought a bottle of water to his petulant postgame news conference Sunday, Sept. 17, but what he really...
September 17, 2017 - 7:36pm
Steelers roll over banged-up Vikings, 26-9
PITTSBURGH—The Pittsburgh Steelers are getting the breaks when it comes to opposing quarterbacks this season. A week after beating a rookie...
September 17, 2017 - 7:22pm