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  • Trumpter Swans killed, two in area

    The Minnesota DNR is investigating the shooting of three trumpter swans around the state. Trumpeter swans are a federally protected species. People who shoot them face fines up to $1,700 plus a loss of hunting …

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    09 Nov 11
  • aaa

    D Clayton Stoner injured his finger in the second period of an Oct. 27 game against Anaheim. He missed his fourth straight game Saturday vs. St. Louis. He is close to a return. C Matt …

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    07 Nov 11
  • vb

    Vikings coaches and front-office personnel are meeting this week to discuss the future of Chris Cook, the troubled cornerback who was suspended last week after being charged with felony domestic assault. “We’re just seeing what …

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    07 Nov 11
  • wild

    For weeks, Wild coach Mike Yeo has repeated the same message to his team, over and over: Shoot the puck. Thursday, those instructions finally sunk in. How else to explain what happened in a 5-1 …

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    04 Nov 11
  • vk

    K Ryan Longwell is in the midst of his worse slump since joining the Vikings in 2006. After making 15 consecutive field goal attempts and going two-plus seasons with only three misses, Longwell has missed …

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    03 Nov 11
  • hock

    THE STORY: The Minnesota Wild have had their troubles of late with the Vancouver Canucks. Given what the Eastern Conference champions have done in their past two games, Thursday night may not be the best …

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    03 Nov 11
  • vikes

    QB Christian Ponder has given the team a spark primarily because of his poise on third downs. Drives are lasting longer because he’s making things happen, whereas Donovan McNabb often sputtered and threw inaccurately. In …

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    02 Nov 11
  • wilds

    Devin Setoguchi scored at 1:33 of overtime and the visiting Minnesota Wild completed a home-and-home sweep of the Detroit Red Wings with a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night. Mikko Koivu scored his first goal with …

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    02 Nov 11