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Berrios, Kepler lead Twins past Cubs

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 21:47
CHICAGO — Jose Berrios pitched six scoreless innings, Max Kepler went 3 for 5 with a double, a homer and three RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins rolled to a 4-0 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Sunday, Sept. 20.

Home-field advantage on the line for the Twins

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 21:07
CHICAGO — The Twins secured a spot in the playoffs on Saturday, Sept. 19, in Chicago, but they have plenty to play for as they enter the last week of the regular season.

Vikings lose Anthony Barr for game in second quarter with shoulder injury

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 21:01
INDIANAPOLIS — Linebacker Anthony Barr became the latest Pro Bowl player the Vikings’ defense has lost.

Drums and social distance: Indigenous community holds 'drive through' powwow

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 19:00
MINOT, N.D. — In a normal year, reservations nationwide hold powwows nearly every weekend in the spring and summer for hundreds of Native Americans to gather and celebrate Native culture and tradition.

DeChambeau muscles his way to U.S. Open victory

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 18:34
MAMARONECK, N.Y. — A bulked-up Bryson DeChambeau bashed his way to a six-shot U.S. Open victory on Sunday, Sept. 20, silencing any lingering questions as to whether his brawny game could translate to the major stage.

Lynx’s Game 1 of WNBA semifinals postponed after Seattle returns inconclusive COVID-19 tests

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 17:15
ST. PAUL — The Lynx’s semifinal series against the Seattle Storm with have to wait.

Column: Vikings have no bright spots now, with tough opponents on horizon

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 17:07
In five of their next six games, the Minnesota Vikings face Deshaun Watson, Russell Wilson, Matt Ryan, Aaron Rodgers at Matt Stafford. Judging by the way the Vikings have played through the first two weeks, they could be staring a long season right in the eyes.

Valley may alter spring football schedule to make use of dome stadiums

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 16:51
Big Sky Conference leaning on not changing anything

Slightly fewer K-12 students in North Dakota boomtown seen as broader indicator

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 16:18
Oil Patch communities have long relied on school enrollment as a measure of population change in the broader community. For more than a decade, Watford City schools have grown at a near-relentless pace. But the first day of school this year marked a break from recent history.

All Aboard group, ND senators fight to stop Amtrak reductions

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 16:04
MINNEAPOLIS — A passenger train advocacy group and North Dakota's U.S. senators are fighting to try to keep Amtrak's Empire Builder on a daily schedule.

Minnesota sets new single-day mark for COVID-19 cases

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 15:41
Health officials announce 1,318 confirmed coronavirus cases Sunday, setting a new single-day high.

COVID-19 positivity rate up in ND as active cases surpass 3,000

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 15:23
5,743 tests were conducted, where 1,910 were tested for the first time and a 6.13% positivity rate was found. Of the 352 new cases, 151 had previously tested negative for COVD-19.

Vikings lose second straight to open season

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 15:11
To understand how the Minnesota Vikings responded to a lackluster performance in their season opener, one need not look further than the game's opening drive Sunday, Sept. 20, in Indianapolis.

Second Republican senator breaks ranks with Trump on plans for Supreme Court appointment

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 12:19
Trump on Saturday said he will make his nomination this week and named Amy Coney Barrett of the Chicago-based 7th Circuit and Barbara Lagoa of the Atlanta-based 11th Circuit as possible candidates to fill the vacancy created by Friday's death of liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

At 7 million and counting, the story behind the 'Live Generously' T-shirt

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 10:00
Thrivent has been giving away shirts since 2015.

Third annual North Dakota LGBTQ+ Summit to be held online Oct. 2-4

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 10:00
Topics of discussion will include transitioning in the military, LGBTQ+ youth mental health and suicidality.

Underdog Lynx head into Seattle series ‘fists flying,’ aiming to ‘win the darn thing’

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 09:12
Minnesota will take on Seattle in a best-of-five semifinal series opening at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Grand Forks shelves plan to attach public health plans to local COVID gauge

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 09:00
Grand Forks’ local coronavirus risk measurement tool spits out a number and a risk assessment, but it doesn’t indicate what people should do with that information.

Altru's gala moves online with auction, digital content

Sun, 09/20/2020 - 08:00
The 16th annual Altru Gala has been moved online in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Sun, 09/20/2020 - 08:00

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