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Minnesota routs Colorado 30-0 behind stout defense, Potts

Sep. 18, 2021 16:30 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Trey Potts ran for three touchdowns, Minnesota’s swarming defense held Colorado to just 63 total yards and the Gophers won their 21st straight nonconference game by beating the Buffaloes 30-0 on Saturday. This marked the first time Colorado (1-2)...

Suspect in killing of 4 in Wisconsin arrested in Arizona

Sep. 18, 2021 13:27 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One of two men suspected in the shooting deaths of four people whose bodies were found in an abandoned SUV in Wisconsin has been arrested in Arizona, authorities said. Antoine Darnique Suggs, 38, turned himself in to police in Gilbert, Arizona, on...

Grand jury indicts boyfriend in death of Shakopee woman

Sep. 18, 2021 13:06 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a man on first-degree murder charges in the gruesome death of his girlfriend in Shakopee. The Star Tribune reports the jury indicted Alexis Saborit, 42, on Friday in the death of his longtime girlfriend America Mafalda...

Researchers looking at ways lawns can survive during drought

Sep. 18, 2021 01:12 AM EDT

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Like elsewhere across the state, rain has been scarce this summer at the University of Minnesota’s Turfgrass Research, Outreach and Education Center, making it a perfect year to study how well grass can survive a drought. University...

Historic St. Paul haberdashery takes customers back in time

Sep. 18, 2021 01:10 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Anthony Andler of Heimie’s Haberdashery wants it to be more than just a store. To him, it could become a cultural touchstone shaped by romanticism from the early 1900s, a scene from the St. Paul his great-grandfather lived in. The high-end...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:39 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada-Borup 39, Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 0 Adrian 28, Sleepy Eye 6 Aitkin 22, Two Harbors 14 Andover 42, Rogers 10 Anoka 24, Burnsville 7 ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:37 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Breck def. St. Paul Academy, 25-9, 25-22, 25-22 Kimball def. Royalton LILA def. Hiawatha Collegiate, 25-3, 25-5, 25-11 Liberty Classical def. Hmong Academy, 25-22, 25-19, 17-25, 25-21 ...

Guerrero hits 46th HR, but Twins hit 3 in row, top Blue Jays

Sep. 17, 2021 22:50 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. connected for his major league-leading 46th homer, but Jorge Polanco, Josh Donaldson, and Miguel Sanó hit consecutive homers as the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Friday night. The Blue Jays slipped into the third...

Fowles leads Lynx past Fever, secure playoff bye

Sep. 17, 2021 21:35 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sylvia Fowles scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx pulled away in the second half for a 92-73 win over the Indiana Fever on Friday night, clinching a first-round bye in the WNBA playoffs. Minnesota (21-10) has won 16 of 19...

Suspect in deaths of 4 found in SUV surrenders in Arizona

Sep. 17, 2021 20:28 PM EDT

MENOMONIE, Wis. (AP) — A suspect in the shooting deaths of four Minnesotans who were found in an abandoned SUV in Wisconsin surrendered to authorities in Arizona on Friday. Dunn County Sheriff Kevin Bygd said in a statement that Antoine Darnique Suggs, 38, turned...