Recently released Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt is drawing interest from the Minnesota Vikings, according to ESPN Dallas. Routt allowed eight receiving touchdowns in 2011 and committed a league high 17 pass interference penalties.
Woman breaks free after being kidnapped and taken to Brooklyn Park
The woman was taken by force as she arrived at her work in Plymouth.
Planned Parenthood suspends abortion services in WI due to 173-year-old law
A battle in the courts is likely coming.
How the fastest animal on the planet returned to MN after local extinction
The fastest animal on Earth had once vanished from Minnesota and Wisconsin.
St. Paul's new 'skate trail' brings non-traditional park to life
Gateway Park is the first of four parks to open in the Highland Bridge redevelopment.
80 mph winds, large hail possible with severe storms in MN
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for much of the state until 3 a.m. Saturday.
30 people evacuated as flooding hammers small town
It's assumed that at least eight inches of rain fell in Randall, with more heavy rain expected Friday night into Saturday morning.
Numerous severe storms likely in Minnesota Friday night
Watch the video for the full details with meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.
Teen pleads guilty in shooting death of 15-year-old girl in Columbia Heights
Damico Jamal-Tokyo High will receive a sentence in juvenile court, along with an adult prison sentence.
Walz wants to use surplus money to send direct payments to Minnesotans
It's a renewed effort from a previous proposal from Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan's supplemental budget in January.
Jan. 6 committee says aide for WI senator tried to give fake elector info to Pence
The attempt was discovered through text messages in the ongoing public hearing held by the Jan. 6 select committee.
Minnesota State colleges, U of M boosting tuition again
The Minnesota State system's Board of Trustee's approved the increase Wednesday.
Raiders coach rips refs after beating Vikings
Oakland Raiders coach Hue Jackson says he felt the penalties called against his team during the game with the Vikings were "unfair." The Raiders were flagged 12 times for 117 yards. Jackson says when it comes to tackling or hitting, he doesn't "even know what football is right now."
Vikings vs. Raiders to be televised locally
They might be 2-7, with no hope of the playoffs this year, but the Vikings have sold out another game at Mall of America Field. The team says that means Sunday’s contest against Oakland will be televised locally. It’s a noon start against the 5-4 Raiders.
Vikings still interested in WR Simpson
Former Bengals wide receiver Jerome Simpson left Minnesota on Sunday without signing a deal with the Vikings. The Pioneer Press reports the Vikings are interested in Simpson, but want to learn more about a possible suspension he could receive from an off the field felony drug charge. Simpson had 50 catches for 725 yards and four touchdowns last season.
Tice won't interview with Raiders
Mike Tice will not be interviewing for the Oakland Raiders head coaching job. Reports last week indicated that Tice was lined up for an interview, but the Raiders have narrowed their search, and Tice is no longer on the list. Tice says he is disappointed, but believes things happen for a reason.
Muench: Vikings interested in Hill?
Speculation and rumors will continue to pour in as the NFL Draft approaches. The latest rumor comes from Scout Inc.'s Steve Muench. He believes the Vikings could be interested in drafting Georgia Tech wide receiver Stephen Hill with pick No. 35 in the second round.
Predictions for the Vikings Week 3 matchup against the Raiders
The Raiders are just what the Vikings need.
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