C) On July 10, 1930, Interlachen would host the U.S. Open Championship, which at that time was a two-day tournament. At the end of play, golf legend Bobby Jones would win the title for the fourth time. Interlachen was also scheduled to host the same tournament in 1942, but but the event was canceled after the outbreak of World War II.
Monitoring severe storm threat Saturday-Tuesday in Minnesota
The holiday weekend won't be a washout, but multiple rounds of strong and severe storms are possible.
Charges: St. Cloud meth dealer had numerous weapons. body armor
Shawn Lawrence Jacobs, 38, faces 12 felony-level charges.
South Minneapolis tenants declare rent strike; allege unsafe conditions
A group of Powderhorn Park residents say they'll withhold May rent due to health and safety concerns.
Threats involving 2 students at West St. Paul middle school
Police said there is no reason to be concerned for the safety of the rest of the student body at Heritage E-Stem Magnet Middle School.
Controversial Two Harbors mayor told: Resign or face recall election
The mayor has come under scrutiny for unusual behavior this year.
3M fined $2.8M for hazardous waste violations in Cottage Grove
The company's violations spanned more than two decades.
Couple charged after $75k worth of fentanyl pills seized during traffic stop
Christopher James Payne and Kaley Maria Wethern have been charged in the seizure.
Appeal to find man, 30, missing near Mille Lacs Lake since early April
Mille Lacs Band Tribal Police issued the appeal.
Gallery: Highland Park gem just minutes away from river walks and bike paths
Blocks away from Highland Village
Kellace McDaniel named Brooklyn Center police chief
McDaniel will officially begin his new job on Monday, June 27.
Where did ex-Twin Jim Thome hit his 600th home run?
Aug. 15, 2011 was a wild day in Twins history, as big Jim Thome entered the 600-club. Where did he hit it? A) Comerica Park in Detroit B) Target Field in Minneapolis C) Progressive Field in Cleveland For the answer, click on the headline above....
How did the Twins hit 12 home runs in one day?
On Aug. 29, 1963, the Minnesota Twins rocked the baseball world by smacking 12 homers in a single day. How did that happen? A) Harmon Killebrew had a really good afternoon. B) One home run each for 12 separate Twins teams in 12 parallel dimensions. C) By lambasting the woeful Washington Senators in a doubleheader. For the answer, click on the headline above...
How did Albert Lea gain the county seat in Freeborn Co. in 1860?
On Nov. 6, 1860, Albert Lea was named the county seat in Freeborn County over Itasca. How was it decided? A) By a horse race. B) By the Minnesota Legislature. C) By the flip of a coin. For the answer, click on the headline above...
What record did Johan Santana set on this day in 2004?
On Sept. 24, 2004, Twins ace Johan Santana won his 20th game of the year. With the win, what did he accomplish? A) He was the first Twin since the Nixon Administration to win 20 games. B) He was the first Venezuelan-born player to win 20 games in the majors. C) He also struck out 10 straight batters in the game, a Twins record. For the answer, click on the headline above...
How did Brad Radke spoil Oakland's 'Moneyball' vibe?
On Sept. 6, 2002, Brad Radke played a major role in Oakland's "Moneyball" season. What did he do? A) Threw a complete-game shutout to snap the A's 20-game winning streak. B) Hit a pinch-hit single in the 14th inning to snap the A's 20-game winning streak. C) Picked up a rare save in the 14th inning to snap the A's 20-game winning streak. For the answer, click on the headline above...
Which match did Gov. Jesse Ventura referee at 1999's 'SummerSlam'?
It was a job Al Quie, Rudy Perpich or Tim Pawlenty probably couldn't handle. But Jesse Ventura was like a loon on a lake. As a sitting governor of the state of Minnesota, he moonlighted as a referee at the WWF "SummerSlam" pay-per-view on Aug. 22, 1999. Which match did he officiate? (Bonus points if you can give the real names of the wrestlers) A) Steel Cage Triple-Threat Monster Match between The Undertaker, Kane and The Big Show. B)"Mr. Minnesota" Triple-Threat Match between Ravishing Rick Rude, Nature Boy Ric Flair and Mr. Perfect. C) WWF Triple-Threat Championship Match between Mankind, Triple H and Stone Cold Steve Austin. For the answer, click on the headline above...
How many Beatles fans attended the 1965 Met Stadium concert?
Aug. 21, 1965. The Beatles play Metropolitan Stadium in Bloomington. The stadium seats more than 40,000 for baseball. So how many fans came out for the Fab Four? A) 15,000 B) 25,000 C) 35,000 D) 45,000 For the answer, click on the headline above....
How did baseball's All-Star game affect the Twins' 1968 season?
When baseball's All-Stars gathered in the Houston Astrodome for the midsummer classic on July 9, 1968, three Minnesota players represented the American League: Rod Carew, Harmon Killebrew and Tony Oliva. What happened in that game which would affect the Twins in the second-half of the season? For the answer, click on the headline above...
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