While much of Monday will be sunny and warm, thunderstorms will rumble back in as we head through the overnight hours into Tuesday. Some of these storms could be strong and contain heavy rain. Click for more details. - D.J. Kayser
A quieter Sunday gives way to more T-storms from late Monday into Tuesday. Reasonable 80s will feel good much of this week, but 90s return by next weekend. A sweaty front. Check the blog for more details. -Todd Nelson
Two full days of practice have given coach Cheryl Reeve some good first impressions.
Showers and T-storms provide free lawn-waterings today; Sunday still appears to be the sunnier day of the weekend. Meanwhile New York City is mopping up flooding from Tropical Storm Fay. Phoenix may hit 120F, with 115F for Texas. Check the blog for more details. Todd Nelson.
The NHL released the schedule for the best-of-five play-in series on Friday afternoon.
Emmylou Harris, Gary Clark Jr. and T-Bone Burnett were among the stars to sign the Telecaster for local fan Mike Lancial.
EF-3+ Tornado Damage in Ottertail County - Sweet Relief From Humidity - Billion Dollar Disasters On The Rise
Thursday was gray and humid, but at least the clouds kept temperatures tolerable (high of 82F at MSP). Today's blog includes details on the tornado that hit near Dalton, Minnesota - news of some relief from the humidity - and a tropical storm heading toward New York City. Yeah, a little odd for the 10th day of July.
Tanks touched on Thursday's blood drive at Target Center, recent team layoffs and how the team is planning to re-welcome fans.
With Ivy League sports postponed, Wilson said: "To definitively hear it … confirmed what we were all worried about and made things pretty sketchy for the future.”
Wild defenseman Matt Dumba's fundraiser to help rebuild Lake Street in the aftermath of George Floyd's death received a $100,000 donation from the NHL and Wild.
Like Garth Brooks did in June, the country superstar will record a concert to be screened at drive-ins in Elko New Market, Minn. and New Richmond, Wis.
Five of the boys' basketball players who are ranked among Minnesota's 10 best high school juniors already have offers from the Gophers.
When the 2020 NHL draft takes place, the Wild will have someone new in charge of its picks.
Partisan fight over emission standards threatens $60 million in Minnesota environmental trust fund projects
With extreme heat and high dew points (a tremendous amount of water in the air) and extreme instability, conditions were ripe for extreme thunderstorms yesterday. A Severe Storm Watch was issued for much of Minnesota shortly before 5 PM. By 5:45 there were Tornado Warnings posted for Ottertail County with numerous reports of tornadoes on the ground. The storms just erupted in a short period of time - intense upward motion resulting in tornadoes near Dalton and Ashby with at least one fatality reported. Storms linger for a time today, but drier, slightly cooler weather is moving back in for late week and the weekend with a welcome dip in humidity.
'They had fun with it,' said manager Rocco Baldelli as Target Field finally saw players running the bases.
The Nets seemed like a cinch to make the playoffs. But then two very important things happened.
Registration deadline for arts entries is July 27.
Community members called a painting of a cop hugging a Black man "offensive" and "triggering" following the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police.