The Minnesota Lynx -- the state's first professional championship team in 20 years -- is back home after conquering Atlanta. Festivities are scheduled for Tuesday with a parade down Nicollet Mall at 11:30 a.m., followed by a noon rally at Target Center.
Fire departments decry drivers running over hoses, endangering crews
It happened in two separate Northland cities this week.
All Energy Solar reaches growth milestones with higher goals yet for 2022
Minnesota solar company continues to thrive through building a strong workforce
Authorities ID family found frozen to death at MN-Canada border
They're still trying to unravel how they got there and who might have helped them.
Mayo Clinic specialist: 'The omicron surge is not over'
Experts expect a rapid decline over the next month followed a period of calm.
Charges: Man in stolen Jeep leads police on 110 mph chase
He crashed into a light post near the Capitol and then fled on foot, the complaint says.
Puppy in back of stolen Audi found, reunited with owner
The 4 1/2-month-old bullmastiff had been missing more than a week.
WI's best 'hole-in-the-wall' diner is Guy Fieri-approved
Come for the "garbage pile," stay for ... even more breakfast food.
Minnesota's pre-pro women's soccer team unveils name, logo
The new name and look was unveiled after community owners voted on a winner.
21 people charged in connection to drug trafficking in northern MN
Police say the organization sold more than 10 pounds of heroin and fentanyl in northern Minnesota.
MN's 'best hole-in-the-wall diner' is, sadly, currently closed
MSN recently published its pick for best diner in each state.
MN apartment complex loses heat, nearly 150 residents evacuated
A boiler problem caused the heating issue.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, January 27
Cases remain very high but hospitalizations have been plateaued for the past week.
Lynx sweep Dream for WNBA crown
The Minnesota Lynx defeated the Atlanta Dream, 73-67, to win their first-ever WNBA Championship Friday night. It's also the first professional sports title in Minnesota since the Twins won the World Series in 1991. Seimone Augustus led the Lynx with 16-points and Maya Moore added 15.
Apples, peaches on line in WNBA Finals
The mayors of Minneapolis and Atlanta have laid down the gauntlet when it comes to the WNBA Finals. Representing the Minnesota Lynx, R.T. Rybak is wagering a year's supply of SweeTango apples. Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed counters with a year's supply of Georgia peaches.
Parade honoring WNBA champion Lynx set for Tuesday
A rally will follow at the Target Center. The Lynx defeated the Atlanta Dream, 73-67, to win their first-ever title on Friday. It’s also the first professional sports title in Minnesota since the Twins won the World Series in 1991.
Minnesota lutefisk-eating champ once ate 8.25 pounds in one contest
Jerry Osteraas of Madison, Minn. (the self-proclaimed lutefisk capital of the world) has won the town's championship all but three times since the event began in 1988.
Lynx will face Atlanta Dream in WNBA Finals
The Minnesota Lynx will face the Atlanta Dream in the WNBA Finals. The Dream defeated Indiana 83-67 Tuesday night to advance to the championship series. The Lynx beat Atlanta by 11-points in both regular season match-ups. Game one is Sunday at Target Center.
Parade to honor U.S. military members set for Saturday in Minneapolis
There has yet to be a local parade specifically to thank U.S. service members for their service in the war against terror, WCCO reports. That’ll change with the Twin Cities Heroes Parade down Nicollet Mall beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday. It took a grassroots effort to organize the event.
'Grandma Pat,' 87, may be world's oldest fantasy football champ
Great-grandmother and lifelong sports fan Pat Hanzlik has been playing fantasy football for 25 years and is believed to be the oldest person to ever win a league championship.
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