It started as a relaxing vacation in Mexico, but it turned in to a terrifying rescue at sea for a Minnesota woman. Kim Armstrong of Windom was on a snorkeling tour when a gray whale breached and hit her boat. A Canadian tourist later died from her injuries. Armstrong was one of two people hurt.
A high school hockey player got a big scare after he suffered a neck injury during a game on Saturday. Sixteen-year-old Zack Munger plays defense for Plymouth’s Providence Academy. During their junior varsity game against Breck on Saturday, another player hit Zack cleanly, but he fell awkwardly into the boards.
A White Bear Lake High School student has died 11 days after being injured in an accident on campus. A letter sent to parents says Sawyer Moeller was a freshman at White Bear Lake’s North Campus. He died Friday after being injured Nov. 10.
There are 200 players out for football at Lakeville South this fall, but one is missing: Dillon Borowicz.
The hockey player who was paralyzed earlier this year is now without a neck brace. The 16-year-old suffered a paralyzing hit during a high school hockey game that severed his spinal cord.
The Minnesota Vikings are preparing to play the undefeated Green Bay Packers without their top cornerback and starters at center and safety.
Minnesota Vikings cornerback Antoine Winfield returned to practice for the first time since Sept. 30 as he tries to work his way back from a neck injury.
Minnesota Vikings cornerback Antoine Winfield sat out practice on Friday with a neck injury and is listed as doubtful for the game on Sunday against Arizona.
The Minnesota Vikings are being cautious about cornerback Antoine Winfield’s neck strain.
Twins first baseman Justin Morneau will try some light activities over the next two weeks, another step in his recovery from surgery to remove a fragment of a herniated disk from his neck.