Twins' Perkins Adjusts Training In Hopes Of Avoiding Late-Season InjuriesMinnesota Twins All-Star closer Glen Perkins has seen each of the last two seasons short-circuited in the second half by injuries to his neck and back. So Perkins went into the offseason looking to attack his preparation a little differently in hopes of helping his body endure the season's grind.
Minnesota Woman Survives Deadly Boat Crash With Whale In MexicoIt 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.
H.S. Hockey Player To Make Full Recovery After Neck InjuryA 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.
White Bear Lake Student Dies After Campus AccidentA 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.
Lakeville Athlete Accidentally Paralyzed Finds Inspiration In JablonskiThere are 200 players out for football at Lakeville South this fall, but one is missing: Dillon Borowicz.
Jabs' Neck Brace Comes OffThe 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.
Winfield Doubtful For Game Against PackersThe Minnesota Vikings are preparing to play the undefeated Green Bay Packers without their top cornerback and starters at center and safety.
Winfield Returns To Practice For VikingsMinnesota 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.
Winfield Doubtful For Sunday With Neck InjuryMinnesota 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.
Stiff Neck Again Keeps Vikings' Winfield OutThe Minnesota Vikings are being cautious about cornerback Antoine Winfield's neck strain.
Twins' Morneau Regaining Strength After SurgeryTwins 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.