On March 6, 1973, Larry Hisle became the first designated hitter in major league history in a spring training game against Pittsburgh. He hit two homers and drove in seven runs.
Boy found in Brooklyn Park; appeal to find his parents
The boy was found shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday.
1 dead, 1 arrested after shooting involving teens in Duluth
A 17-year-old was arrested around 1:45 a.m. Sunday. Neither the victim nor the suspect has been identified.
NASCAR driver joins MN boy in reclaiming 'Let's go Brandon' slogan
Brandon Brundidge gained recognition when his mother shared the story of how he found inspiration in "Let's go Brandon" signs.
White supremacist propaganda flyers distributed in Cottage Grove
The department said the flyers have been left in driveways throughout the city.
6-year-old Northfield girl missing, mother dead of apparent suicide
Anyone who had seen the girl or her mother in the past two weeks should call Northfield police.
Kristi Noem's response to 10-year-old Ohio girl pregnant after being raped
Abortion is illegal in South Dakota unless the mother's life is in danger.
Sheriff: Deputy shoots gun-wielding man in western Wisconsin
One deputy fired on the man, striking him in an unknown area of his body.
Man found dead in 26 inches of water in Le Sueur County
The 45-year-old was found in near the shoreline on Lake Washington.
Betty Danger's in NE Minneapolis for sale for $4.2 million
The asking price includes the restaurant's ferris wheel, as well as a nearby single-family home.
Child riding bicycle killed by suspected drunk driver near Elko New Market
A 72-year-old Lakeville man has been arrested.
Sports MN Quiz: Which Twin has played the most games at shortstop?
Hint, it's a close race between two guys that both appeared in the World Series. For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Who was the first Twin to earn a $1 million contract?
Once upon a time, a pro baseball player getting one million dollars per year was a huge deal. Can you recall which Twin hit that salary mark first? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Which Twins pitcher shut out the Yankees for Minnesota's first win in 1961?
Back in 1961, the Twins faced the New York Yankees in their first-ever major league game. It was a 6-0 victory at Yankee Stadium. Can you recall who tossed the shutout for the good guys? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Who got the save in the Twins first regular season win at Target Field?
Carl Pavano got the start when the Twins opened Target Field two years ago. In that 5-2 victory over the Red Sox, who got the save? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Who did the Twins trade away to obtain Joe Nathan?
Today's Sports MN Quiz question is so easy, even Denny Hocking would get it right. For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: What former A's slugger hit his 1st and 500th home run against the Twins?
We admit, this is a trick question. The answer isn't Reggie, Mark or Jose. One hint? He hurt the Twins for many years. Enough blabbering, click on the headline above for the answer!
Sports MN Quiz: How many of the 2010 Opening Day starters are still on the Twins roster?
Two years, and a sea of changes. That's the bottom line for the Minnesota Twins as they head into the 2012 season. How many of the starting nine position players remain from Opening Day 2010? Click on the headline above for the answer.
Sports MN Quiz: How many games did Boof Bonser win with the Twins?
Boooooof! We kind of miss Mr. Bonser, who came to Minnesota in the trade that also brought Joe Nathan to the Twins from the Giants a few years ago. How many games did he win for Ron Gardenhire? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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