A.J. Pierzynski blasted a 9th-inning two-run homer to put the Twins ahead 4-1 at the time. The A's would rally in the bottom of the inning, but eventually lost 5-4.
Brooklyn Center rejects plans for MN's first ever 'car vending machine'
The proposal by Carvana was rejected in a split vote.
Ex-cop Thomas Lane pleads guilty to manslaughter in George Floyd killing
The former Minneapolis police officer appeared in court on Wednesday morning.
2 dead after driver flees cop in Coon Rapids, crashes in Anoka
The double-fatal crash happened on Main Street near Ferry Street in Anoka.
Fleeing suspect charged in crash that left husband dead, wife critical
Daniel Joseph Fisher, 57, died from multiple blunt force injuries in a crash Sunday. His wife, Cathleen, is in critical condition as of Tuesday.
Threat of severe weather returns to Minnesota for 2 days
Isolated severe storms Wednesday, followed by scattered severe storms Thursday.
1 dead, 2 injured in crash at intersection in Ramsey
The crash happened at the intersection of Bunker Lake Blvd. and Sunfish Lake Blvd.
Trails reopen as waters subside, but bridges damaged at Tettegouche State Park
Water levels on the river have dropped about six to eight feet since Friday.
Body pulled from Mississippi River ID'd as missing Elk River man
Keith Harvell had been missing since early last month.
2 victims identified in double-fatal north Minneapolis shooting
A 21-year-old man and a 51-year-old man were identified as the people who died at the scene this past weekend.
Former Proctor HS football player pleads guilty to sexual assault of teammate
The case will also remain in juvenile court, with conditions.
Lineup for returning Canterbury Park Concert Series revealed
Tickets go on sale Friday.
Doug Wardlow reneges on promise, will challenge GOP's AG candidate in primary
Wardlow's announcement sparked swift criticism from the MN GOP and the party-endorsed candidate, Jim Schultz.
Sports MN Quiz: Who replaced Billy Martin as Twins manager in 1969?
On this day in 1969, Twins manager Billy Martin was fired by Calvin Griffith after Minnesota was swept out of the A.L. playoffs by the Baltimore Orioles. Can you name Billy's replacement? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Who batted cleanup for the Twins in Game 1 of the 2003 Division series vs. New York?
In 2003, the Yankees curse over the Twins took hold in the ALDS, when New York outgunned Minnesota to win that series three games to one. In that first game, can you name the Twins player who batted cleanup? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Who was the last Twin to hit a homer in his first at-bat?
Over the years, nine Twins players have hit homers in their first major league games, with five players hitting one out on their first at-bat. Who was the last to do it? Click the headline above for the answer.
Sports MN Quiz: Who did the Wild play in their latest playoff appearance?
The Wild start the 2011-12 regular season Saturday at the XCel Energy Center. It's been three seasons since Minnesota has qualified for the NHL playoffs. Can you remember their last opponent in the tournament? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: How many games did the Twins win in 1987?
Positive. We're trying to stay positive. With that being our mantra, how many games did the Twins win in their World Series championship year of 1987? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: How many Twins are left from the 2010 ALDS lineup?
The Star Tribune's Michael Rand inspired this question. Leaving out the injured Justin Morneau, how many Twins are left in the lineup that faced the New York Yankees in the 2010 American League Division Series? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Who led the Vikings in rushing yards in 2005?
This question is pre-Adrian, and we're pretty sure you'll never get it (off the top of your head, that is..) Click on the headline above for the answer.
Sports MN Quiz: Who is the only Gopher to win the Heisman Trophy?
Just one player in maroon and gold won college football's most coveted trophy. Who was it, and when? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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