A St. Paul hockey legend has died. Charles “Lefty” Smith -- who was instrumental in building the hockey program at South St. Paul High, and later became Notre Dame’s first hockey coach -- passed away last night at the age of 83. Next month, Notre Dame’s new hockey arena will be dedicated to Smith.
Charges: Driver threw 'large rocks' at police car during highway chase
Authorities say the suspect had used methamphetamine earlier in the day.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, January 21
Hospitalizations dipped from 1,629 Jan. 19 to 1,571 on Jan. 20.
Shooting near University of Minnesota kills 1, injures 2
The victims were all in a parked car when the shooting happened, police said.
St. Paul native, comedian Louie Anderson dead at 68
He died of complications with cancer.
Florida man charged with human smuggling after 4 die, 5 rescued near border
A baby and an teenage boy were among those who were found dead feet from the U.S. border.
Mall of America to celebrate 30 years with events, giveaways throughout 2022
The festivities will kick off Friday with a '90s-themed drag show.
Victim of 1994 Michigan cold case murder ID'd as missing Minnesotan
Shelley Rae Kephart went missing from Hennepin County more than 28 years ago.
Coller: Did the Vikings wait too long to fire Zimmer, Spielman?
This wasn’t just ugly. This was ugly, ugly.
Walz, Flanagan call on Hennepin Co. sheriff to resign
"I would say that it is time for him to resign," the Lt. Gov. said.
Months after missing deadline, Enbridge says Line 3 aquifer breach is fixed
The company told Bring Me The News it "successfully stopped the flow of groundwater" at the site.
Hockey Bulldogs look to knock off No. 1 Notre Dame
Duluth is the epcenter of the college hockey world this weekend as top-ranked Notre Dame faces off against the reigning national champion Bulldogs. Not only are the Irish No. 1 in the nation, but they’ve done something no other college hockey program has done: they’ve secured a national TV contract from NBC.
St. Paul's Michael Floyd taken by Arizona Cardinals with No. 13 pick
St. Paul native and former Cretin-Derham Hall standout wide receiver Michael Floyd was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals with the No. 13 pick in the first round. Floyd, who caught 100 passes at Notre Dame last season, joins former Academy of Holy Angels star Larry Fitzgerald Jr. in the Cardinals receiving corp.
St. Cloud State to join UMD in new college hockey conference
The National Collegiate Hockey Conference will soon have two new members: St. Cloud State and Western Michigan of Kalamazoo, Mich. That would bring league membership to eight along with Minnesota Duluth, North Dakota, Denver, Colorado College, Nebraska-Omaha and Miami of Ohio.
Twins consider minor league affiliate in St. Paul
Twins President Dave St. Peter is exploring the idea of bringing a minor league affiliate to St. Paul. The Pioneer Press says the lure of a new state-of-the-art ball park has the Twins considering the idea. Their Class A Midwest League affiliate, the Beloit Snappers, are approaching a deadline to renew for next season.
Gophers hockey: Minnesota to play Wisconsin in Hockey City Classic
Soldier Field in Chicago won't be a football stadium next February 17. Instead, it will be hosting the "Hockey City Classic", an outdoor college hockey doubleheader, with one game featuring the Gophers against the Wisconsin Badgers. The other game is between Notre Dame and Miami.
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