It's official. The Vikings announced this morning that Alan Williams has accepted the defensive coordinator position. Also hired: Brendan Daly as defensive line coach.
North High principal Mauri Friestleben returning to finish year
The principal said Friday she had been fired from her role over her support of a student protest.
One dead, two injured in wrong-way crash on Hwy. 169
The crash occurred on Highway 169 early Sunday morning.
Campsites closed at Voyageurs National Park due to 'historic' water levels
All backcountry trails and campsites are closed, as well as many frontcountry sites.
Lawmakers reach agreement on tax cuts ahead of session's end
Lawmakers announced they had reached a deal on a tax bill Saturday ahead of the looming session deadline.
Victims of daytime drive-by shooting in Robbinsdale identified
The two men died after a hail of bullets struck a vehicle.
Source of 'loud explosion' in Brooklyn Park a mystery
The noise was investigated by police, but no source could be determined.
COVID: All Americans over 50 advised to get a second booster
Cases, hospitalizations and deaths are on the rise again as new COVID variants emerge.
2 Minnesotans inducted into White Castle's Hall of Fame
White Castle — it's what a man in Minneapolis and another in Woodbury, crave.
Video shows officers ended pursuit before fatal crash in Anoka
The crash occurred when the driver fled police during an attempted traffic stop in Coon Rapids.
6-year-old Eli Hart identified as boy found dead in car trunk
The kindergartner's father was trying to get full custody of his son.
Boy found dead in trunk of car in Mound was kindergartner
"It is horrifying and difficult to process a tragedy of this magnitude, especially in our close-knit community," the superintendent wrote.
Report: Four in line for Vikings' defensive coordinator position
Fred Pagac hasn't been given his walking papers just yet, but at least four candidates have surfaced to replace him as the Vikings' defensive coordinator.
Report: Vikings to interview Colts' Alan Williams
NFL Network's Jason LaCanfora reports that the Vikings asked for permission to interview Colts defensive backs coach Alan Williams for the vacant defensive coordinator job. The interview is scheduled to take place Tuesday morning. Minnesota head coach Leslie Frazier worked with Williams in Indianapolis in 2005 and 2006.
New defensive coordinator: We'll be 'smarter' and 'tougher'
The Vikings new defensive coordinator Alan Williams said next year's Vikings will become champions by doing "ordinary things better than anyone else." He also said the main thing that drew him to Minnesota was the opportunity work again with Leslie Frazier.
Report: Vikings finally sack Pagac as defensive coordinator
Vikings defensive coordinator Fred Pagac has been relieved of his duties, according to a Pioneer Press report. Pagac, however, has reportedly been offered a job coaching the linebackers.
Bears block Vikings request to interview coach for defensive coordinator job
The Chicago Bears have denied the Vikings permission to interview their defensive backs coach for their defensive coordinator position. According to the Chicago Tribune, Leslie Frazier wanted to talk with Jon Hoke about the job, but the Bears wouldn't allow it. Hoke still has a year left on his contract.
Jacksonville's Mel Tucker turns down Vikings' defensive coordinator job
Mel Tucker will not be the next defensive coordinator of the Minnesota Vikings, according to ESPN. Tucker was offered the position after interviewing in Minnesota earlier this week, but has decided to stay in Jacksonville as the Jaguars' defensive coordinator.
Report: Morris turned down offer to become Vikings' defensive coordinator
The Washington Post reports that Raheem Morris turned down an offer to become the Vikings' defensive coordinator. Morris verbally agreed to become the Redskins defensive backs coach before interviewing with Minnesota, and he didn't want to go back on his agreement.
Report: Vikings set to offer DC job to Colts coach
The NFL Network is reporting that the Vikings are expected to offer Alan Williams the defensive coordinator position. Williams spent the last 10 seasons as the defensive backs coach in Indianapolis.
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