When South St. Paul scored to get within one point of St. Thomas Academy in overtime, they took a game-deciding gamble by going for a two-point conversion. The Packers hit the jackpot and now are state tournament bound.
Fire destroys cafe, two other business properties in downtown Fairfax
A former pizza joint was also destroyed, while two other properties were damaged.
Woman dies from injuries in crash that killed her husband, another man
The couple in their 80s died in the collision near Lake Lillian.
2 Park Nicollet employees convicted of embezzling $500,000
The pair worked at a CPAP clinic in St. Louis Park.
No Jingle Ball this year? Twin Cities left off iHeartRadio holiday tour
The annual touring event usually visits the Xcel Energy Center.
Target gives first look at some of its Deal Days discounts
The Minneapolis retailer is holding its Deal Days event earlier than ever, in an attempt to drive sales after a turbulent year.
Man dies after crashing truck into western Wisconsin lake
The victim was unable to make it to shore despite being able to get out of his truck.
Sheriff: Man who didn't return to campsite died in ATV crash
It happened at the Foothills State Forest and Spider Lake ATV Recreation Area
Chinese billionaire settles lawsuit over alleged rape in Minneapolis
The tech billionaire was accused of sexually assaulting a University of Minnesota student in 2018.
Frontline worker payments: Over a million Minnesotans to get $487.45
Gov. Tim Walz says the payments will start going out on Wednesday.
Ed Sheeran to bring North America stadium tour to Minneapolis
It's the second show announced for the Vikings stadium in 2023.
GOP candidate Kim Crockett won't commit to accepting election result
Crockett has been a proponent of conspiracy theories regarding the 2020 presidential election.
Charges: Man carjacked father, daughter as they loaded groceries outside Cub
The father grappled with the suspect after he had pointed a gun at his daughter.
Boys' State Hockey Tournament: Benilde-St. Margaret's claims Class 2A championship
The Red Knights claimed an emotional victory to be the 2011-2012 Class 2A state champs. And for the second year in a row, St. Thomas Academy defeated Hermantown in the Class A title game.
Tiny Joe's KFAN/BMTN prep football state tournament preview
State tournament games get underway tonight, with most of the action taking place Friday night. The quarterfinal games are filled with tremendous story lines, including a battle between the No. 1 and No. 2 ranked teams in class 3A.
St. Thomas Academy comeback tops busy Friday night in prep football
St. Thomas Academy's come-from-behind win over Mahtomedi was the marquee game in a great night of high school football across Minnesota. Blaine, Lakeville North, and Rogers were among the other big winners.
St. Scholastica football squad enters uncharted territory
Back in 2008, Duluth's St. Scholastica fielded its first college football team. This year, they’re the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference champions, undefeated at 10-0, and will play their first-ever Division III playoff game on Saturday. It’ll be a tough one. The Saints take on undefeated St. Thomas in St. Paul.
UMD, SCSU, St. Thomas to open playoff football at home this weekend
Saturday will be busy across the state for college football teams hoping to make a push deep into the postseason. Minnesota-Duluth opens the playoffs against Saginaw Valley State of Michigan. St. Cloud State hosts Wayne State of Michigan, and St. Thomas takes on undefeated St. Scholastica.
Hutchinson downs Marshall, South St. Paul ousts Holy Angels in prep football's sectional semis
The two showdowns in Class AAAA were part of a busy Saturday that determined the finalists in each high school football section.
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