According to Vikings.com, the smallest crowd to the Purple in action came during a preseason game held in Sioux Falls, S.D., versus the Dallas Cowboys. The attendance on Aug. 5, 1961 was 4,954.
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.
Sports MN Quiz: What was the final score of the 1987 NFC title game (Vikings-Redskins)?
In 1987, the Vikings took an unexpected trip to the NFC title game to face the Washington Redskins. It was a close one. How close? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: What is the Vikings record for fewest wins in a season?
Les Steckel's 3-13 season in 1984 was a downer, but the Vikings have had a more miserable season, percentage-wise. When was it? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: What's the Wild record for consecutive games won?
Seven straight wins. That's the current Minnesota Wild winning streak. What's the club record? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: What year did the Vikings have three draft picks in the first round?
As we head to the NFL draft, it's time to look back at Vikings history. One year, the Vikes had three picks in the first round. Do you remember which year? How about the players? Click on the headline above for the answer.
Sports MN Quiz: Who was the last Viking to intercept a pass?
It's been nine weeks -- some say that's almost impossible -- since the Vikings have intercepted a pass. It came against Arizona. Who got the pick? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Which Viking draft pick left training camp on Day 1?
The worst draft choice in Vikings history? He might be the answer to this question. For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: What year did the Twins last lose 100 games?
We're not saying it's going to happen this year, but the Twins have been in the 100-loss club before. When was the last time it happened? Click on the headline above for the answer.
Sports MN Quiz: What was final score of the USA-Sweden gold medal hockey game in the 1980 Olympics?
On Feb. 22, 1980, Team USA beat the USSR to advance to the gold medal game in the Winter Olympics. What was the final score between the Americans and Sweden? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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