Mauer Named Twins MVP, Perkins Pitcher Of Year Joe Mauer has been named most valuable player of the Minnesota Twins for the third time in five years. The Calvin Griffith Award was announced Thursday, along with winners of the other annual honors voted on by the Twin Cities chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America.
Mpls. 911 Staff Honored For Response To Accent ShootingMembers of the Minneapolis 911 staff will be honored Wednesday for their work in responding to several critical incidents from last year.
St. Paul Fire Dept. Presents Awards For Heroic Rescue Of TeenMore than a dozen Twin Cities’ firefighters and medics received a prestigious award Tuesday for saving the life of a 17-year-old girl.
MN Represented In 9 Categories Of James Beard AwardsThey are called the "Oscars of the food world." The James Beard Foundation recently announced Minnesota is represented in nine categories.
Beyond Bounds: Kia Johnson Wins Nat'l Titles & Nat'l ScholarshipsTurns out, Kia Johnson has her older brother -- and that B+ she got back in elementary school -- to thank for the deluge of success she's enjoyed lately.
Gophers Hand Out Team Awards At BanquetThe University of Minnesota football team and the Goal Line Club celebrated the 2012 season with its annual awards banquet Sunday afternoon at the Hilton Hotel in Minneapolis.
Price, Former Twin R.A. Dickey Win Cy Young AwardsDavid Price of the Tampa Bay Rays and knuckleballer R.A. Dickey of the New York Mets won baseball's Cy Young awards on Wednesday.
Charlie Awards Celebrate Twin Cities Food, DrinkFoodies will celebrate the Twin Cities restaurant, food and drink industry at the second annual Charlie Awards this weekend.
Movie Blog: Your Oscar Ballot Cheat SheetThe ballots are in and the votes are being tabulated. The Oscars will be handed out this Sunday evening and it's looking to be a big night for <em>The Artist</em> and <em>Hugo</em>, which lead the race with 10 and 11 nominations, respectively.
Eau Claire's Bon Iver Wins Best New Artist The man behind the Wisconsin indie folk band Bon Iver gave a shout-out to his hometown of Eau Claire during Sunday night's Grammys.
Meet The Man Who Saved Adele's VoiceWith all this success, it was only a year ago that Adele didn't know if her career in front of the microphone could continue.