Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Family: Prank 'gone wrong' causes shooting death in small western Minnesota town

University of Minnesota

March 4, 2017
P.J. Fleck  File photo
Fleck starts new era with Gophers as spring practices begin
March 4, 2017 - 9:09pm
Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Dupree McBrayer (1) Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports file photo
Gophers try to win in Wisconsin for first time in eight years
March 4, 2017 - 9:05pm
March 2, 2017
University of Minnesota president Eric Kaler announces he has accepted the resignation of Gophers athletics director Norwood Teague at a news conference in Minneapolis on Friday, Aug. 7, 2015. (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
University of Minnesota must embrace free speech while condemning hate, Kaler says in address
March 2, 2017 - 10:49pm
February 13, 2017
UND fan starts Change.org petition for larger venue for 2018 Vegas showdown with Gophers
February 13, 2017 - 5:17pm
February 10, 2017
play button
Tickets for UND versus Minnesota game in Las Vegas immediately sell out
February 10, 2017 - 6:54pm
January 19, 2017
Daniel Oturu, a power forward from Cretin-Derham Hall in St. Paul, announces that he will play for the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers basketball team, on Thursday as his mother looks on. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Gophers land state's top high school basketball prospect
January 19, 2017 - 10:51pm
January 16, 2017
Dr. Robert Koch, extension entomologist for the University of Minnesota Extension Service, presents his research findings on insecticide-resistant aphids at the 2017 Research Update for Ag Professionals event held Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the Northwest Research and Outreach Center in Crookston, M.N. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Research updates for ag professionals
January 16, 2017 - 10:00am
January 13, 2017
U of M Board of Regents finalist recounts 'bad behavior' with woman in 1976
January 13, 2017 - 2:38pm
January 10, 2017
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler announces he has accepted the resignation of Gopher Athletics Director Norwood Teague at a press conference at Northrop on Friday, August 7, 2015.  (Pioneer Press: Jean Pieri)
U of M budget initiative aims to tackle student debt
January 10, 2017 - 6:47pm
President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota says on Tuesday Jan. 10, 2017,  that the school needs more state aid for a variety of research efforts. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Could Gopher football scandal block university budget?
January 10, 2017 - 3:52pm
January 4, 2017
 San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly addresses the media after the game against the Seattle Seahawks at Levis Stadium last Sunday. Seahawks defeated the 49ers 25-23. Photo by Neville E. Guard-USA TODAY Sports
Former 49ers coach, Texas A&M's Sumlin added to possible new Gophers coach list
January 4, 2017 - 9:00pm
University of Minnesota head football coach Jerry Kill announces Wednesday that he is retiring effective immediately due to health concerns. Midway through his fifth season, Kill told reporters that his decision comes after multiple health scares this season, including at least two seizures. Andy Greder / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Upset with Claeys firing, former Gophers coach Kill says he won't step foot on campus again
January 4, 2017 - 6:38pm
January 3, 2017
University of Minnesota athletics director  Mark Coyle speaks to the media about the firing of Gophers football coach Tracy Claeys on Tuesday in Minneapolis.  Pioneer Press photo by John Autey
Gophers football players express shock, anger over Tracy Claeys firing
January 3, 2017 - 10:11pm
Wyoming Cowboys head coach Craig Bohl looks on from the sideline during the second half at the Poinsettia Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego last month. Photo by Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Bohl among 'likely list' of candidates for Gophers job
January 3, 2017 - 9:22pm
December 28, 2016
 Minnesota Golden Gophers receiver Shannon Brooks (23) celebrates after catching a 13 yard touchdown pass in the third quarter against the Washington State Cougars during the 2016 Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego on Tuesday night. Photo by Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Gutsy Gophers stuff Washington State in Holiday Bowl
December 28, 2016 - 6:11am
randomness