Minnesota Timberwolves Derrick Williams will be part of the 2012 NBA Slam Dunk contest later this month. The 6-foot-8 rookie is among four players to participant in the contest. Williams is averaging 7.5 points and 4.2 rebounds this season.
Recovery mission underway after trench collapse in St. Paul
Local roadways, including W. Pinehurst Ave. and Mount Curve Blvd. are closed to vehicle traffic.
Buffalo Allina Health clinic shooter sentenced to life in prison
Ulrich carried out a mass shooting, killing one and injured four others at the Minnesota clinic.
Juneteenth 2022: Celebrations planned all weekend in Twin Cities
There's dozens of places to celebrate Juneteenth this weekend.
Dumpster fire at Brooklyn Center apartments; 2 injured, 1 critical
The fire forced residents in 122 apartment units to evacuate.
Man cutting down tree fatally electrocuted in Fridley
The man accidentally made contact with a power line while attempting to cut a tree.
Minnesota man dies after becoming 'fully engulfed' in grain bin
A 36-year-old co-op employee from Pemberton was pronounced dead at the scene.
Charges: Minnesota man planned to livestream mass shooting
The 32-year-old from Fergus Falls was arrested the day after his threats were reported.
Surveillance video of Buffalo Allina Health mass shooting released
Surveillance footage also showed Ulrich bring a suitcase of pipe bombs inside the clinic.
FDA authorizes COVID-19 vaccines for children under 5
The nation's youngest children could begin receiving vaccines as soon as next week.
Wolves sign top pick Derrick Williams
The ink is dry on the contract between the Timberwolves and Derrick Williams, who was picked second overall in the NBA draft out of Arizona. Williams practiced for three days with his new team before the paperwork on the rookie deal went through this morning.
Wolves' rookie Williams nearly signed with European team
Timberwolves' rookie Derrick Williams says he's ready for training camp to begin Friday. The No. 2 pick in the draft says he nearly signed a contract to play professional basketball in Spain or Italy. Fortunately, the NBA lockout ended just in time.
NBA's top two draft picks set to square off Friday night at Target Center
The Timberwolves host the Cleveland Cavaliers Friday night at Target Center and the game features the first two picks in last June's NBA Draft -- Kyrie Irving of the Cavs and Derrick Williams of the Wolves. While Williams is coming off the bench, Irving is starting and leading all rookies in scoring.
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