The Yankees marked the 50th anniversary of Maris' record-setting home run by donating $5,000 to Sanford's Roger Maris Cancer Center. Maris was born in Minnesota and grew up in Fargo before starring with the Yankees. He died of cancer in 1985.
Sunbather on the roof triggers shelter-in-place at Savage elementary school
The sunbather told police he was trying to "tan and relax."
The Raptor Center's ambassador, Nero the turkey vulture, dies at 47
Nero helped save the California condors before taking up his post as an education ambassador.
82-year-old Independence man dies in golf cart accident
Few details are known about the incident.
Ben Leber named new permanent co-host of 'Twin Cities Live'
The former Minnesota Vikings linebacker was introduced Friday afternoon.
APM Reports, maker of 'In the Dark' podcast, nixed by Minnesota Public Radio
MPR said "select programming elements" of APM Reports will be incorporated into MPR News.
The latest on holiday weekend severe weather chances for MN
The most significant severe threats are Sunday night and again on Monday.
Charges: Driver was drunk, high in head-on crash that killed 19-year-old woman
The young woman killed in the crash was a college student studying zoology.
What's open and closed in Minnesota on Memorial Day 2022
A guide to Memorial Day weekend 2022.
Truck crashes into Napa Auto Parts store after driver's medical issue
No employees were struck by the pickup.
Motorcyclist killed in Ham Lake after passing in the turn lane
The motorcyclist was hit by a car turning onto the road.
Minnesota gets cut of Ford settlement over misleading ads
The $19.2 million settlement centers on Ford's C-Max hybrid and Super Duty pickup truck.
Ex-Twin Delmon Young homers again, Yankees zapped from playoffs
Ex-Twin Delmon Young did it again last night. His first-inning homer helped Detroit beat the New York Yankees, 3-2, as the Tigers knocked the Bronx Bombers out of the playoffs. Young suffered a mild oblique strain, though, so he may be sidelined for the ALCS against Texas.
Wild center Cullen donates $1M to Fargo Children’s Hospital
Minnesota Wild center Matt Cullen has made a big donation in the fight against cancer. The Wild and the Cullen Children's Foundation announced Friday a donation of $1 million to the Sanford Health Foundation in Fargo, N.D., which is near the player's hometown of Moorhead. The foundation, started by Cullen and his wife, Bridget, in 2003, funds children’s health care needs.
Twins vs. Yankees: Morneau to play first base in Bronx
After getting swept over the weekend by the Texas Rangers, the Twins are in New York tonight to face the Yankees. Carl Pavano gets the call for Minnesota against Freddy Garcia. Justin Morneau makes his season debut at first base after starting the season as designated hitter.
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