It's hard to a be a Minnesota sports fan right now. The Twins had the worst record in the American League. The Timberwolves had the worst record in the NBA and now they're locked out. Gopher football just lost 58-0. The Wild have missed the playoffs three years in a row. And the Vikings are 0-4. How bad can it get?
Man fatally shot by police at Mounds View liquor store is identified
The 21-year-old died of multiple gunshot wounds.
Biden lays out wintertime plan to curb COVID's spread
It comes as the U.S. reported its second case of the omicron variant.
MN Dept. of Corrections offering $5K bonuses as it seeks to hire 200
The DOC is offering hiring bonuses for new employees and for referrals.
Mayor Frey unveils workgroup to develop public safety recommendations
There are 35 members in the workgroup.
MN city named best ice fishing destination in the US
A lake in Wisconsin also made the top 8.
'TODAY Show' surprises Minneapolis youth nonprofit with toys
It's part of the program's Season of Giving toy drive.
3rd federal medical team to join COVID-19 fight in Minnesota
There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 admitted to Minnesota hospitals.
Driver killed after other motorist crosses into opposite lane
The head-on crash occurred early Thursday, just north of the Twin Cities.
MSHSL approves shot clock for Minnesota varsity basketball
Shot clocks will be required at all varsity games beginning in 2023-24.
Popcorn shop featured on 'The Late Show' has to close 2 days later
A county inspection after the national TV appearance found code violations.
Minnesotan infected with omicron was vaccinated, had booster shot
The Hennepin County man received his booster shot in early November.
Worst year ever for Minnesota sports?
With the Vikings, Wolves, Wild and Twins sinking to near historic lows and the Packers winning the Super Bowl, The Daily Gopher argues that 2011 was the worst year in the history of Minnesota sports...Hey Daily Gopher, we've got two words for you: Minnesota Lynx!
Thome homers in return to Minnesota
Jim Thome hit a home run in the ninth inning off of Joe Nathan and the Indians beat the Twins, 7-6. It was Thome's first game back in Minnesota, and he received a video tribute before his first at-bat. The Twins have now lost six games in row and are now the second team in baseball with 90-losses.
We stink: Minnesota's pro sports teams have never been this bad
If the Twins miss the 2012 playoffs (not a stretch), Minnesota will have been through two full cycles without an NFL, NHL, NBA or MLB playoff team. During all the years we have had four big-league teams, that's never happened.
Minnesota Stars beat Carolina to take semifinals lead, 1-0
The Minnesota Stars nabbed a 1-0 win over the Carolina RailHawks to take a 3-2 lead in the NASL semifinals. Overall Minnesota had 12 shots to Carolina’s 14 in this back and forth battle.
Royals flush away Twins with matinee victory
The Twins lost to the Royals by a score of 7-3 Wednesday afternoon. Minnesota now has the worst record in the American League and are four games behind the Royals at the bottom of the A.L. Central. The Twins have only won two of 18 series since the All-Star break, and they've been swept six times.
Fabulous Five: Minnesota's best prep sports stories
In this fourth edition of the "Fab Five", KFAN's Joe Nelson looks back to the Timberwolves Shootout, a state scoring record, a super sophomore, and the heartwarming stories surrounding Jenna Privette and Jack Jablonski.
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