Former Gopher Isaac Fruechte Hoping To Make The Cut With VikingsThe Vikings are constantly looking for help -- especially in someone that can do something unique. Isaac Fruechte is just looking for an opportunity to play in the NFL.
Class 2A Championship: Melrose Area 63, Caledonia 51For 41 years, Melrose Area battled to get back to the state tournament. Once they did, they made the most of it. The Dutchmen earned their first state appearance since 1974, then capped off a whirlwind postseason with a 63-51 victory over Caledonia in the Class 2A boys basketball state championship game Saturday at Target Center.
Houston County In SE Minnesota Rejects Sand Mining BanAt a contentious meeting Tuesday, the Houston County Board voted 3-2 against adding a ban to the county's mining ordinance, and against an ordinance that would regulate the industry, which supplies sand that's used by oil and gas drillers for hydraulic fracturing.
High School Sports Rally: Jan. 2, 2014It's a new year, and the High School Sports Rally rolls on! David McCoy went to South St. Paul for the 20th annual Kaposia Classic girls' hockey tournament.
Prep Blog: Previewing The State Football QuarterfinalsEvery high school football player that steps on the field in August has the goal of playing football in November. That means you're in the state tournament, where anything is possible.
Woman Dies In Fire At SE Minn. Trailer Park Authorities in southeastern Minnesota say a fire broke out in a rural trailer park early Christmas morning, leaving one woman dead and two homes destroyed.
Mich. Men Killed In Minn. Plane Crash IdentifiedMinnesota authorities have identified the three Michigan men who died when their small aircraft crashed in a field near an airport in southeastern Minnesota.
3 Dead, 1 Injured In SE Minn. Plane Crash Authorities say three people are dead and a fourth critically injured after a small plane crashed in southeastern Minnesota. The Houston County sheriff's office says the crash happened two miles south of Caledonia at about 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Prep Blog: Recapping The Prep Bowl WinnersIt’s hard to believe that the high school football season has come to an end. Seven football teams celebrated championship seasons between the Friday and Saturday’s Prep Bowl games at the Metrodome.
Caledonia Beats Moose Lake/Willow River In 2AHundreds of times in his mind, Levi Schmitz went through the routine of kicking a game-winning field goal to give Caledonia a state title.
Prep Blog: Previewing The Prep BowlIt’s what every kid who plays high school football dreams about from the first day of fall practices: Playing for a state championship.
If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 11/16Didn’t get a chance to watch WCCO-TV’s High School Sports Rally Friday night? We’ve got all the high school football action in the videos below, plus a took at Caledonia's Warriors and how high school refs get to the Metrodome.