Willmar Sailor's Remains Return Home After 72 YearsThis Memorial Day will have extra special meaning for one Minnesota community. The city of Willmar welcomed home Navy Machinist Mate 1st Class John Anderson -- 72 years after his death.
Inspired By Coach In Hospice, Gophers Return To Big Ten TourneyPitching coach Todd Oakes, who has fought leukemia since 2012, was placed last week in home hospice care with further treatment no longer a viable option.
John Anderson Named Big Ten Coach Of The YearOn Tuesday, Gophers baseball coach John Anderson was named Big Ten Coach of the Year in a unanimous vote.
John Anderson Celebrates Unique Milestone With GophersThe Gopher baseball team opened Big Ten play this weekend. It is John Anderson's 35th season as head coach.
Dairy Queen Removing Soda From Kids' MenusSoft drinks are still on the kids' menu at Dairy Queen. But come Sep. 1, the fast-food franchise will joins chains like McDonald's and Wendy's in eliminating soda. That doesn't mean adults can't order it for kids if they want. But for grandmother Jackie Preusse, just knowing the option isn't listed is a huge relief.
Gophers Installing Lighting At Siebert Field The Minnesota Gophers will play some of this season's home baseball games under the lights.
Local Couple's MN-Made Mittens Now Sold Across U.S., CanadaIt's a debate as old as Minnesota winters: gloves or mittens? For one Minnesota company, it's an easy answer.
Gopher Ace Windle En Route To MLB?Every team needs an ace, and the Gopher baseball team relies on Tom Windle, a left-hander who may have a future beyond college.
U Of M Opens New Siebert FieldOnly in Minnesota do you open a ballpark with snow piled on the side.
Gophers Bid Farewell To Old Siebert FieldSiebert Field has been symbolic before the Metrodome became the Gophers temporary home. As they tear it down to build it back up, the memories come flooding back.
Gophers Baseball Coach Anderson Gets Extension Minnesota baseball coach John Anderson has agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension through the 2016 season.
Gophers, High School Baseball Teams Cherish Having MetrodomeThe Metrodome is not known as a baseball palace, that is, unless you’re the Gophers or one of the high school or other college teams who didn’t have it available last year.