The stats say the Gophers stink. That's what one Iowa columnist is writing. To back up the claim the writer points to some convincing evidence. Last week the same writer referred to the Gophers as the "lousiest of the Legends [Division]."
Two students face discipline over racist messages at Prior Lake High School
Families and students were largely uncooperative with the investigation.
Cause of Hopkins house explosion that killed couple revealed
Sharon and Herb Vassar were killed in the explosion. Herb built the home back in 1962.
Charges: Minnesota camp counselor fired arrows at kids, injuring boy
An 8-year-old boy was shot in the arm with an arrow.
Two Harbors votes overwhelmingly to recall Mayor Chris Swanson
The mayor had been scrutinized for several things leading up to the vote Tuesday.
Suspected gunman at large after homicide near Albert Lea
The 32-year-old suspect was last seen in a 2004 white Ford F-150 with Minnesota license number EUZ-057.
Brad Finstad (R) edges out Jeff Ettinger (D) in CD-1 special election
Finstad will serve out the remaining months of the late Jim Hagedorn's term, before facing Ettinger again in November.
Minnesota primary 2022: Results from MN's statewide, congressional races
Minnesotans have voted and set the stage for the November elections.
Former public defender on top in Hennepin County Attorney primary race
A wide field of candidates has narrowed.
Rep. Ilhan Omar defeats Don Samuels in contentious primary
Unofficial results for one of Minnesota's most-watched primary races are in.
Boy, 14, critical after accidental shooting at Minneapolis apartment
Police say the shooting happened during a gathering at an apartment.
Charges: Man caused Burnsville building fire because girlfriend was late
The alleged arson fire displaced around 50 residents.
Famous Dave's, Granite City owner sold for $200 million
The owner of Famous Dave's, BBQ Holdings, is based in Minnetonka.
Reusse: Gophers, Vikes won't be competitive for years
Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse writes that the task of rebuilding the woeful Vikings and Gophers football squads won't happen overnight.
Gophers' Wettstein honored for clutch kicks against Iowa
Gophers kicker Jordan Wettstein is the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in Saturday's 22-21 win over Iowa. Wettstein, a junior walk-on, nailed a key field goal and the game-changing onside kick to help pull off the upset.
Is Brett Favre the answer to Indianapolis Colts' problems? Columnist Kravitz says it's worth considering
The Colts are floundering with back-up quarterback Kerry Collins. The Indianapolis Star columnist Bob Kravitz seriously (at least somewhat seriously) suggests it's worth casting a line to retired veteran Brett Favre. What's there to lose, Kravitz asks.
Former Gopher Royce White scores 25 for Iowa State in season opener
White came to Minnesota as a highly-touted recruit from Hopkins but a slew of off-the-court issues resulted in the forward never playing a regular-season minute for the Gophers. The sophomore landed at Iowa State and is being coached by former Timberwolves player and executive Fred Hoiberg.
Pelini says the Gophers have potential
The Gophers and Cornhuskers meet up at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday. Nebraska is a four touchdown favorite to win the game, but head coach Bo Pelini says he can see potential in Minnesota. He also said their is no question the Gophers will challenge his team.
Gophers are searching for a pass rush
The Golden Gophers are one of eight teams playing college football at the Division I level that have yet to record a sack. The lack of a pass rush has allowed USC and New Mexico State to pile up passing yards. Minnesota wants that to change this weekend.
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