The Walz Era Begins in Minnesota.
Dozens of teachers lined the aisles as one of their own, Tim Walz, strode to the stage of the Fitzgerald Theater on Monday and said he would work as governor to stress the need for better education and health care for all.
Judge Orders ICE to Release Iraqi Immigrant From Rochester
A federal judge in Minnesota has ordered an Iraqi man released from immigration custody until there's a final order to remove him from the U.S.
It’s Inauguration Day in Minnesota
Tim Walz is preparing to take the oath to become Minnesota's 41st governor since statehood.
Walz Fills Seven More Cabinet Positions
Gov.-elect Tim Walz has named Metro Transit Police Chief John Harrington as the public safety chief in his incoming administration.
Gophers Get First Win in Madison in 10 Years
Minnesota coach Richard Pitino dared No. 22 Wisconsin to beat the Golden Gophers from the 3-point arc and the free throw line.
Minnesota Governor-Elect Names 7 More Department Heads
Gov.-elect Tim Walz has named state Sen. Tony Lourey to take over Minnesota's Department of Human Services, an agency responsible for nearly one-third of the state's spending.
Pro Wrestling’s ‘Mean Gene’ Has Died
Eugene "Mean Gene" Okerlund, who interviewed pro wrestling superstars "Macho Man" Randy Savage, The Ultimate Warrior and Hulk Hogan and became a ring fixture in his own right, has died.
Gophers Win Streak Ends at 12
Hallie Thome and Amy Dilk scored 14 points apiece, Deja Church added 13 and Michigan handed No. 12 Minnesota and first-year coach Lindsay Whalen their first loss of the season.
No Playoffs for the Vikings
While taking the NFC North champion Chicago Bears to the playoffs for the first time in eight years, coach Matt Nagy has displayed an energetic personality and aggressive mindset throughout his debut.
Gophers Buck the Badgers to Remain Undefeated
Kenisha Bell had 17 points and 10 rebounds for her first double-double of the season, Annalese Lamke scored 20 points and No. 12 Minnesota opened Big Ten Conference play with a 74-56 win over Wisconsin on Friday night.