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Chicago Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews (19) scores a goal in the second period against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Tuesday night. Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
5 min ago
PL 5th-graders second in Foley
56 min 52 sec ago
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Lightning captain Max Tangen fires a shot near the blue line against Red Lake Falls Tuesday, Feb. 21.
Lightning defeat Red Lake Falls 5-1
1 hour 36 min ago
February 20, 2017
12U Patriots win St. Cloud tournament
February 20, 2017 - 10:28pm
Wild Coach Bruce Boudreau would like nothing better going into a six-day break than beating the Chicago Blackhawks Tuesday night at the Xcel Center in St. Paul.  USA Today file photo
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
February 20, 2017 - 10:20pm
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson (44) delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium last September.  Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
February 20, 2017 - 9:23pm
Minnesota Wild forward Tyler Graovac (44) celebrates his second period goal agains the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place last month. Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports
Wild's Graovac focused on proving he belongs
February 20, 2017 - 9:21pm
February 19, 2017
PL 4th-graders take 3rd in Royalton
February 19, 2017 - 8:36pm
Minnesota Twins first baseman Kennys Vargas (19) celebrates his run in the second inning against the Seattle Mariners at Target Field last September.  Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports file photo
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
February 19, 2017 - 8:17pm
t06.28.05  Justin Hayworth    mugCOOK  Mug shot of Sam Cook, outdoor reporter.
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
February 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
Dokken:Fee hike for hunting, fishing licenses faces uphill battle in Minn.
February 19, 2017 - 12:28pm
February 18, 2017
Minnesota Gophers head coach Richard Pitino reacts from the sidelines at Williams Arena in Minneapolis on Feb. 8, 2017. Minnesota won 101-89 in double overtime. Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers aim to keep tight hold on recent Williams Arena success
February 18, 2017 - 8:33pm
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service several years ago estimated that in a single year the total combined expenditures of birders reached just under $41 billion; that's billion with a "b!" Closer to home, roughly 1.1 million Minnesotans identified themselves as birders. Roughly 20 percent of U.S. residents claim to be birders to one degree or another. PineandLakes.com Illustration
Inside the Outdoors: Birding is serious business, figuratively and literally
February 18, 2017 - 8:23pm
Is that the Twins' Justin Haley or Wyatt Earp on the mound?
February 18, 2017 - 7:49pm
February 16, 2017
Minnesota Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper (35) makes a save on Dallas Stars forward Jamie Benn (14) during the second period at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Thursday night. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Wild roll on with win over Dallas
February 16, 2017 - 10:35pm
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