Afton Alps Opens For Season FridayLooking for something to do other than shopping this Friday? Head to Afton Alps! Afton Alps will open the slopes Friday at 10 a.m.
Let It (Man-Made) Snow In BloomingtonThere is talk of snow in the weather. But ever since it started getting cold enough, ski hills have been making it. Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area in Bloomington have been making snow since last week, and the runs are looking good.
Wild Mountain Opens For The SeasonItching to hit the slopes? Well, thanks to Thursday’s snow, now you can! Wild Mountain in Taylors Falls is opening their slopes Friday.
Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn Injures Hand While Trying To Break Up Dog FightAn Olympic skier with Minnesota ties is hospitalized again, but this time, Lindsey Vonn's injuries have nothing to do with skiing.
Buck Hill's New Owners Have Big Plans For Ski AreaThe owners of Buck Hill in Burnsville say they have sold their ski area -- and the new owners have some big plans for it. The announcement was made Thursday by Jessica Stone, whose family has been majority owners for more than 60 years.
New Gondola Installed At Lutsen MountainsIt's not easy to replace the gondola at Lutsen on the North Shore. A video taken Monday shows a helicopter was brought in to help install 11 steel towers on the ski mountain.
Lindsey Vonn Seeks To Empower Young GirlsShe grew up in Minnesota and has fast-tracked her way to the best of the best. Lindsey Vonn is a downhill skier who wants to let young girls know that self-esteem is the key to anything. She is the ultimate on slopes from Minnesota, and in some respects, in the world.
Hit The Slopes For One Last TimeNow that spring is here, it's time to put away your skis and snowboards. It's the final weekend to hit the slopes at many area ski hills. Saturday is the last day to ski at Wild Mountain.
Minnesotans Earn Cross-Country Medals At Nordic Skiing World ChampionshipsNo American woman had ever won a major championship medal in a long distance cross-country skiing race before Tuesday.
The High Cost Of Competitive Pre-H.S. SportsCompetitive sports are starting earlier and costing more than ever. So, we're taking a look at how much families are really paying to play in some of the most popular sports.
High School Sports Rally: Feb. 13, 2015The temperature is dropping, but the action on the ice is heating up in high school hockey.
Luminary Loppet Lights Up Lake Of The IslesThe beautiful Luminary Loppet drew thousands to Lake of the Isles in Minneapolis Saturday night. Volunteers created 1,200 ice luminaries that lit a beautiful path. Organizers of the City of Lakes Loppet announced earlier this week that it would be a walking-only event because there wasn't enough snow on the lake.