Children’s Minnesota, Masonic Children's Hospital Make Nation's 'Best Children's Hospital' ListChildren’s Minnesota has once again been named among the best hospitals in the country by U.S. News and World Report.
'You Guys Saved My Life': Man Who Lost Legs In Train Accident Thanks First RespondersA man who lost both of his legs in a train accident got to thank the first responders who saved his life.
Twin Cities Man Honored With 'Man In The Red Bandanna Hero Award'A Twin Cities man is being honored with the "Man In The Red Bandanna Hero Award."
WCCO Radio Wins Murrow's 'Overall Excellence' Award For 2nd Consecutive YearFor the second consecutive year, WCCO radio has won the Edward R. Murrow Award for "Overall Excellence" from the Radio Television Digital News Association.
Former Marine From Prior Lake Receives Silver StarAn ex-Marine from Prior Lake is receiving one of the military's top honors. Officials are presenting a Silver Star medal to Cpl. Ethan Nagel Tuesday at the Navy Operational Support Center in Minneapolis.
Beyond Bounds: Bethel's Safety 1 Of The Nation's Most Selfless Football Players I only planned to chat with Bethel senior JD Mehlhorn for 20 minutes or so. Nearly an hour later, I realized something Mehlhorn's even aware of -- brevity is not his strong suit.
MN Zoo Honored For Preserving Endangered African Black RhinoThe Minnesota Zoo landed some international honors this week. The Association of Zoos and Aquariums presented the zoo an award for Significant Achievement in International Conversation for the science-based management of rhino conversation and tourism on Namibia's communal lands program.
Vietnam Vet's Family Presented With Posthumous Purple HeartA Purple Heart earned more than 45 years ago was finally presented Sunday.
Beyond Bounds: No Typo Here -- This MIAC Rookie Hit .462How in the world does a college rookie hit .462 at the plate -- nearly 50 points above his closest conference competitor? Not even the man who posted the gaudy Ted Williams-esque figures can quite figure it out.
Sen. Franken Presents Overdue Medal To Princeton VetIt's been 60 long years but finally, a Princeton, Minn. veteran is getting the Prisoner of War service medal he earned decades ago.
Kirilenko Wins Europe League Player Of The Year AwardAndrei Kirilenko won the 2012 FIBA Europe Men's Play of the Year Award on Tuesday, and it's the second time he's netted the honor.
Okee Dokee Bros., Minn. Orchestra Up For GrammysA Minnesota duo is up for a Grammy Award Sunday for best children's album.
Jack Jablonksi Wins ‘Courage In Sports’ AwardIt's been an improbable journey for Jack Jablonski since he was paralyzed during a hockey game on Dec. 30, 2011. On Sunday afternoon, he was honored with the Courage In Sports award.
MN Vet Receives Purple Heart After Suffering Brain InjuryA Minnesota veteran who suffered a traumatic brain injury in Iraq now has a Purple Heart. In the past, this type of injury would not have qualified him for that honor but things have changed.
Court Nixes $1M Award Against U. Of Minn., Smith The Minnesota Supreme Court overturned a $1 million award against the University of Minnesota and men's basketball coach Tubby Smith on Wednesday, ruling that although they treated a prospective assistant coach unfairly, they couldn't be held financially responsible for backing out of a job offer that Smith lacked the authority to make.