Minnesota Lynx all-star Rebekkah Brunson has been named to the WNBA's All-Defensive first team. Brunson led the Lynx in rebounding, and finished third overall in the league. The All-Defensive team is voted on by the WNBA's 12 head coaches.
The Raptor Center says downward trend holding for avian influenza
A "baby shower" fundraising campaign hopes to help return young raptors to the wild.
Commemorative street name for Prince approved in Minneapolis
The block next to the First Avenue nightclub will be named Prince Rogers Nelson Way.
Monitoring severe storm threat Saturday-Tuesday in Minnesota
The holiday weekend won't be a washout, but multiple rounds of strong and severe storms are possible.
Charges: St. Cloud meth dealer had numerous weapons. body armor
Shawn Lawrence Jacobs, 38, faces 12 felony-level charges.
South Minneapolis tenants declare rent strike; allege unsafe conditions
A group of Powderhorn Park residents say they'll withhold May rent due to health and safety concerns.
Threats involving 2 students at West St. Paul middle school
Police said there is no reason to be concerned for the safety of the rest of the student body at Heritage E-Stem Magnet Middle School.
Controversial Two Harbors mayor told: Resign or face recall election
The mayor has come under scrutiny for unusual behavior this year.
3M fined $2.8M for hazardous waste violations in Cottage Grove
The company's violations spanned more than two decades.
Couple charged after $75k worth of fentanyl pills seized during traffic stop
Christopher James Payne and Kaley Maria Wethern have been charged in the seizure.
Appeal to find man, 30, missing near Mille Lacs Lake since early April
Mille Lacs Band Tribal Police issued the appeal.
Lynx like their chances for WNBA title
The Minnesota Lynx are entering the playoffs as the favorite to win the WNBA championship. Good reason backs up the odds as Minnesota became just the sixth team ever to win 27-regular season games. It can also be argued the Lynx have the best point guard and rookie in the league.
Lynx beat Dream in WNBA Finals rematch
The Lynx won their sixth straight game with an 84-74 victory over the Atlanta Dream Saturday night in a rematch of last year's WNBA finals. Seimone Augustus scored 23 points and Rebekkah Brunson added 21 in the Lynx's first victory at Phillips Arena since the team swept Atlanta in the finals.
Lynx top Stars in OT, first in WNBA to 20 wins
In a battle of Western Conference powers at Target Center Tuesday night, the Lynx beat San Antonio 96-84 in overtime. Minnesota scored the first 11 points in overtime to pull away for their 20th win of the season. Rebekkah Brunson led the Lynx with 17 points and 20 rebounds.
Game 2: Lynx promise tougher D
It’s Game 2 of the WNBA Finals tonight at Target Center. Another win, and the Minnesota Lynx will take a commanding 2-0 lead in the the best-of-five series against the Atlanta Dream. Forward Rebekkah Brunson says the game plan is for the Lynx to play tough defense early and not let up.
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