Joe Mauer To Retire From Major League BaseballJoe Mauer is retiring from baseball, according to WCCO-TV's Mike Max. Mauer’s official announcement will come in the form of a full-page ad in the Star Tribune newspaper Sunday.
Holy Angels Soccer Goalies Have More In Common Than PositionThey play goalie, and their teams both made the state tournaments. They also play at the same school and they are from the same family – they’re brother and sister.
Wild's Ryan Suter Suits Up For 1,000th NHL GameThe Minnesota Wild’s Ryan Suter will play in his 1,000th NHL game Thursday night at St. Paul’s Xcel Energy Center. He is at a much different place than when he entered the NHL.
Everson Griffen ‘Taking It One Day At A Time’; Status For Sunday's Game UncertainThe Vikings will gradually work in defensive end Everson Griffen this week in his return from mental health treatment, with his playing status for the upcoming game against New Orleans yet to be determined.
Derrick Rose An Early X-Factor For TimberwolvesYou might not see MVP Derrick, as he was with the Chicago Bulls, but he can make a difference.
Mike Max Goes Duck Hunting In North Dakota Pothole CountryYou hear stories about how good the duck hunting has been with an early migration, so you pack the decoys, waiters and shotgun and head to North Dakota. There is nothing like a trip to North Dakota’s pothole country for a duck hunter. The one thing you notice while you make your way around here is the corn is high, and still in the field. The rains have delayed the annual harvest.
Famed Assistant To Coaches Now One HimselfAfter a long career that covered most of the United States, he moved back to Maple Grove and found a job ... as a high school coach.
Elk River’s Spectrum High Is Playing Spectacular FootballSpectrum High School is a charter school started 12 years ago in Elk River. The idea was to make it demanding academically to promote a college future. What has evolved is an unbeaten football team putting up staggering numbers in the process.