Jerry Kill's 2012 recruiting class received a big boost Thursday night when wide receiver Andre McDonald announced on KARE 11 that he has committed to the Gophers. McDonald, a Mr. Football finalist, finished his senior season with 1,253 yards and 17 touchdowns. Rivals ranks McDonald as the No. 1 recruit in Minnesota.
Eric Perkins, Miss Minnesota, Paul Fletcher create new podcast
The podcast is released Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and is available wherever you find podcasts.
MSP Airport debuts mock aircraft to help ease flying anxiety
The pre-flight experiences cover the TSA screening procedure, exploring a terminal, boarding a plane and meeting a pilot, and preparing for takeoff.
These Minnesota kids will be competing at National Spelling Bee
The upcoming event in Maryland will be the first fully in-person Scripps National Spelling Bee since 2019.
New data shows how omicron has impacted kids in Minnesota
The new data shows breakthrough data during the omicron period, which began Dec. 19, 2021.
Albert Lea shooting suspect arrested after 3 weeks on the run
He is accused of shooting a man in the upper thigh on May 1.
Motorcyclist, 59, killed after losing control on right curve
The Harley Davidson rider was thrown from his bike.
Minnesota's 2022 legislative session: What's happening?
A list of items agreed upon and yet to reach any bipartisan agreement in the latest legislative session.
Water main break floods 40-45 homes in St. Louis Park
The city says the rupture happened on Minnetonka Boulevard.
Charges: 6-year-old Eli Hart shot up to 9 times by his mother
The 28-year-old is facing 2nd-degree murder charges.
Former WCCO Radio host Dave Lee moves into podcasts
His new podcast, called 'My First Concert,' launched last week.
Tow boat collides with Mississippi River lock and dam in Alma, WI
The crash remains under investigation by the United States Coast Guard.
Police: Man in minivan approached kids, claimed he was former principal
Investigators say children were approached by a man in a white minivan who falsely claimed he'd been a local school principal.
Andre McDonald reconsidering U of M
Mr. Football finalist Andre McDonald is reconsidering his college options. The 6-foot-3, 200 pound wide receiver from Hopkins previously committed to Vanderbilt, but has since dropped his commitment. He is scheduled to visit the University of Minnesota on January 13.
Kill, Gophers close out signing day with positive results
Jerry Kill's first full recruiting class is in the books. 31 players signed letters of intent to play for the Gophers next season. Kill and the Gophers went after play-making wide receivers and beef-eating offensive linemen.
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