Fmr. Gopher Football Employee Raises New Concerns; NCPA Finds ‘Red Flags’New concerns about the University of Minnesota football program rise as The National College Players Association is speaking out, along with a former employee who worked inside the Gopher program.
'Slow Down To Save Lives': Traffic Deaths Increase In Minneapolis In 2020 Even As Crashes Go DownExcessive speeding was a factor in the majority of traffic deaths; City expands safety investments and reminds drivers to slow down to save lives.
Teen Seriously Injured After Diving From Boat Into Shallow Water In Southern MinnesotaAuthorities say a teen suffers potential neck or spinal injuries after diving into shallow water in southern Minnesota.
Water Skier Injured On Lake Minnetonka After Accident Involving Hennepin Co. Water Patrol BoatA water skier was injured following an accident Saturday morning involving a water patrol boat.
Wild Place Brodin On Injured Reserve With Broken FootThe Minnesota Wild have placed defenseman Jonas Brodin on injured reserve because of a broken foot. Brodin was injured in Thursday night's 4-2 loss to the New York Rangers. The Wild said Saturday he's expected to miss three to six weeks.
Marshawn Lynch Out For Vikings-Seahawks Wild Card GameSeattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been ruled out of the NFC wild-card game against Minnesota.
Adrian Peterson Held Out Of Practice, Could Play SundayMinnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was held out of practice for the second consecutive day as he deals with a sprained left ankle.
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.
Gophers CB Boddy-Calhoun Won't Need Surgery On Injured KneeThe Minnesota Golden Gophers finally got a little good news on the injury front. Coach Jerry Kill says star cornerback Briean Boddy-Calhoun will not need surgery on the knee he injured last Saturday against Ohio. Kill would not say if Boddy-Calhoun would be available this weekend in the Big Ten opener at Northwestern.
St. Joseph Police: Toddler Injured After Falling From 3rd Story WindowSt. Joseph police say a toddler fractured his jaw when he fell from a third-story window Monday afternoon.
Kylie's Kids: Soccer Team Wins 'For Joseph'Joseph Young was playing in the State Qualifiers when he broke his ankle. But even though he couldn't play in the finals, he still had a big hand in their win. That makes him this week's Kylie's Kids.
Father Of 6 Dead In N. Minneapolis Triple ShootingMinneapolis Police are working to piece together a three tiered shooting that left six children without their dad. According to police, the shooting happened around 1 p.m. Monday on the 2700 block of 3rd Street North.
Twins Place Outfielder Jordan Schafer On DLThe Minnesota Twins placed outfielder Jordan Schafer on the 15-day disabled list with a strained medial collateral ligament in his right knee. The team activated outfielder Shane Robinson off the family emergency list before Saturday's game against Tampa Bay.
Overcoming Hurdles, Anyanwu A Likely Replacement For Gopher Maxx WilliamsMaxx Williams was the most explosive offensive weapon to play for the Gopher football team in years. As the Gophers conduct their spring practices, the emphasis turns to figuring out how to replace him.
Minnesota Uses Injured Guard Banham For NCAA InspirationMinnesota believes its best player will be helping in the NCAA tournament against DePaul even though she won't be on the floor. Rachel Banham, the Big Ten preseason player of the year, tore the anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee against North Dakota in December, a devastating loss that could have sent the Gophers' season into a tailspin. Instead, it became a rallying point as Minnesota (23-9) earned its first tournament berth since 2009.