5 Things: Wild Finishes In NCAA Tournament Opening WeekendA season that provided a carousel of teams at the top of the rankings and plenty of upsets portended an unpredictable and entertaining March Madness.
Best Music Classes For Kids In MinnesotaWhether you want your child to be the next Mozart or simply seek well-rounded intellectual and emotional development, take a look at these options for making music a part of his or her life.
Man Found Dead From Hypothermia, Cold Exposure In EvelethPolice in northern Minnesota say a 29-year-old man found dead in an Eveleth park died of hypothermia. The body of 29-year-old Kyle Steven Shock was found Thursday morning.
St. Thomas Defeats Linfield, Will Head To Division III ChampionshipJordan Roberts ran for 256 yards and three touchdowns as No. 4 St. Thomas (Minn.) beat second-ranked Linfield (Oregon) 38-17 to advance to the Division III championship.
Rep. McCollum Among Congressmen Attending Mosque Service In Va.U.S. Rep. Don Beyer, D-Va., and other elected officials expressed solidarity with the region's Muslim population following an appearance at a northern Virginia mosque Friday. Beyer was joined by District of Columbia Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minn., and state officials at prayer services at the Dar al-Hijrah mosque in Falls Church.
NBA Great Moses Malone Dies At 60Moses Malone, a three-time NBA MVP and one of basketball's most ferocious rebounders, died Sunday. He was 60.
Man Gets 16 Years For Fatal Beating In Northern MinnesotaA northern Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than 16 years in prison for fatally beating a man who considered him a friend.
4 Things To Know: Murder On Live TV, Vikings At MOA, & MoreThese are the four things you need to know for Thursday, August 27. They include the opening of the Great Minnesota Get-Together, as well as the latest updates on a grim tragedy that played out on live TV.
DFL Calls MN GOP's State Fair Shirt Plug 'Tasteless'The Minnesota DFL is questioning the timing of a post from the Republican Party of Minnesota's Facebook page Wednesday morning. The post, which has since been deleted, showed a picture of a shirt the party is presumably making available for purchase at the Minnesota State Fair.
Four Kids From Eagan Family To Compete In Junior Olympic Games The AAU Junior Olympic Games start this weekend in Norfolk, Virginia. A dozen athletes from the Eagan area will be competing just in track alone, including one family a four -- meet the Windels.
Union Expects Recall Soon Of All Laid Off Minntac WorkersThe United Steelworkers union says it expects all laid off employees at U.S. Steel's Minntac mine to be recalled in the next two weeks. In a statement on the Local 1930 website, local president Lowell Carlon says the company has already recalled 68 maintenance and other employees in preparation.
Man Pleads Guilty To Beating Best Friend To DeathA Virginia, Minnesota, man pleaded guilty Tuesday to beating his best friend to death.