Minnesota Chess Master Aiming To Claim 2nd U.S. ChampionshipA 24-year-old Minnetonka man is attempting a rarity in the world of chess. This week, he'll begin his quest to become the United States champion for the second year in a row.
Jefferson Hockey Coach Brings In Chess Expert To Help PlayersInspired by a movie on Bobby Fisher, a Twin Cities coach brought a chess expert to Bloomington Jefferson High School to help his girls hockey team get better on the ice.
From Mongolia To Minnesota To U.S. Open Chess ChampionshipsEvery year high school students from all over the world call St. Paul Preparatory School home. On Monday, WCCO This Morning's Ali Lucia met with one of them, Sia Ganbaatar. Ganbaatar is a Mongolian exchange student who, despite still finding her way in a new culture, shows how there's nothing quiet about her moves on the chess board.
Minneapolis Public Schools Hold Annual District Chess TournamentIf you can't wait for March Madness, then you should've been at North High on Saturday, where the Minneapolis Public Schools held their annual District Chess Tournament – a huge draw for students.
Target's Commons Include A Basketball Court, Fitness Studio & MoreTarget Corp. has a new building for employees. Target Plaza Commons is a center to help create dynamic and flexible meeting spaces, and provide wellness activities for Target workers.
Minnesotans Enjoy Record-Breaking Warm WeekendMinnesota continues to experience one of the weirdest winters on record.