University Of Minnesota-Duluth
A college student is in the hospital Tuesday night after experiencing just how cruel a Minnesota’s winter can be. Nineteen-year-old Alyssa Jo Lommel’s family says she may lose limbs after she spent all night Friday outside in subzero temperatures.
A college student is badly hurt after spending all night in the cold. Nineteen-year-old Alyssa Jo Lommel was found unconscious on a neighbor’s porch in Duluth Saturday morning. The University of Minnesota-Duluth student had been dropped off at her own home more than nine hours earlier. Temperatures had fallen to minus 18, with a minus 36 wind chill overnight.
The board of directors for the new National Collegiate Hockey Conference has unanimously approved the use of shootouts to break ties in conference games. The NHL-style shootouts involving three players from each team will be used if a game is still tied after the standard five-minute, sudden-death overtime period.
The University of Minnesota men’s hockey program announced Friday it will host a contest to name its inaugural Minnesota Tournament at Xcel Energy Center next season.
Researchers at the University of Minnesota-Duluth have developed a revolutionary new treatment for those pesky potholes: Just nuke them. A decade of work has uncovered the unlikely combination of magnetite and microwave energy, a mixture that could lead to smoother roads and fewer orange barrels.
Eden Prairie Police have released a description of the clothing that 24-year-old Mandy Matula may have been wearing on the night she disappeared. According to police, Matula may have been wearing a sweatshirt with a University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) logo on it, as well as a pair of black Nike air tennis shoes, women’s size 8.5-9 with hot pink lining and white swooshes on the side.
Stink bugs are moving north in Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture Friday confirmed the brown marmorated stink bug has been found in Duluth. It’s the first time the invasive pest has been found in St. Louis County.
The head football coach at the University of Minnesota-Duluth has accepted the head coaching position at Western Illinois University, according to sources.
Bemidji State goalie Andrew Walsh made 33 saves as the Beavers beat Minnesota-Duluth 2-1 Saturday to split their Western Collegiate Hockey Association series with the Bulldogs.
Michigan Tech scored twice in the last 6:02 to earn a 4-4 tie with Minnesota-Duluth.
There are people growing more concerned that the Vikings new stadium works for baseball, and that it could become a tough point of contention in the overall cost.
In a Duluth hotel room, Kris McNeil and Zach Chase spread out the maps and gear on their beds. From dried foods and a first aid kit, to a book on speaking French, all are crucial items to guide them the next three months.
Minnesota-Duluth center Jack Connolly won the Hobey Baker Award on Friday night as the top college hockey player.
A trip to Worcester resulted into another spot in the Frozen Four for top-seeded Boston College.
North Dakota has returned to the Xcel Energy Center ice for more tournament action. Minnesota will be there, too, trying to get that ticket to the Frozen Four instead.