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Live Like A Champ: Huskies host special night for manager's brother Video included

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The Duluth Huskies hosted 'Live Like A Champ Day'. Huskies Manager Tyger Pederson welcomed in his older brother Champ, and his father, La Crosse Loggers hitting coach Stu Pederson to Wade Stadium. Champ has down syndrome but he doesn't let that stop him from being an inspiration to others. More>>

Huskies pick up 15th win of the season Video included

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Entering Tuesday night, the Duluth Huskies were the top dog in the Northwoods League North Division. The Huskies would score three runs in the first inning and would go onto defeat the La Crosse Loggers 5-1.

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Copy-Surging Escobar sparks Twins past Sale, Red Sox in 6-2 win

Eduardo Escobar had two go-ahead hits, including an RBI single that launched a four-run eighth inning for the Minnesota Twins in a 6-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.

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Lynx hold off late charge for 91-83 win over Wings

Maya Moore scored 21, Sylvia Fowles added 19 points and 17 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Dallas Wings 91-83 on Tuesday night.

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Copy-Rookie Peralta leads Brewers by Pirates 3-2

Rookie Freddy Peralta allowed two hits in six stellar innings, Jesus Aguilar hammered his 14th home run of the season and the Milwaukee Brewers cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Tuesday night.

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PGA Tour & 3M agrees to a 7 year deal in the Twin Cities Video included

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The PGA tour is heading to the Twin Cities. On Monday, the nonprofit 3M Open Fund and the PGA Tour signed a 7 year deal to bring a major event to TPC Twins Cities in Blaine.

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Minnesota Alum Leveille signs with the Whitecaps Video included

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Minnesota Alum Amanda Leveille has signed with the Minnesota Whitecaps. The Ontario native was named the NWHL Goaltender of the Year last season.

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Pirates' Williams, 2 relievers 2-hit Brewers in 1-0 win

Trevor Williams pitched one-hit ball over seven innings and two Pittsburgh Pirates relievers closed out a two-hitter in a 1-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night.

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Minnesota gets regular PGA Tour stop in 7-year deal

The PGA Tour is putting Minnesota on its schedule for the first time under an agreement that elevates a PGA Tour Champions event.

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Vikings to induct former coach Dennis Green in Ring of Honor

The Minnesota Vikings will induct former head coach Dennis Green into their Ring of Honor this season.

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Franco HR, 4 RBIs as Phillies hold off Brewers 10-9

Maikel Franco homered and drove in four runs and the Philadelphia Phillies held off Milwaukee's ninth-inning rally to beat the Brewers 10-9 on Sunday.

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Bieber gets first major league win as Indians beat Twins 4-1

Shane Bieber was relaxing in the clubhouse at Triple-A Columbus on Saturday when he received an important message.

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Carrasco hit on right arm by liner, Twins beat Indians 9-3

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona thought the worst when Carlos Carrasco was struck on the right arm by a line drive.

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Hoskins, Knapp hit home runs, Phillies slow down Brewers 4-1

Rhys Hoskins and Andrew Knapp hit home runs and the Philadelphia Phillies, despite stranding 15 runners, defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Saturday.

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Scaroni crowned Grandma's wheelchair champion for eighth time Video included

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Susannah Scaroni takes home the Grandma's Marathon women's wheelchair title for the eighth time overall and first time since 2014 in the 42nd annual Grandma's Marathon on Saturday.

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Pike defends wheelchair title, wins back-to-back Grandma's Marathons

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Aaron Pike captured his second straight Grandma's Marathon wheelchair title with a time of 1:26:48 in on Saturday morning.

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Barno wins 4th straight Grandma's Marathon

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Elisha Barno continues to make history in Duluth. The Kenyan native captured his fourth straight Grandma's Marathon on Saturday. This is the first time anyone has ever won four titles or four straight races, in the men's full marathon.

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Kellyn Taylor becomes the first American in 9 years to win Grandma's Marathon

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In her first ever Grandma's Marathon, Milwaukee native Kellyn Taylor shatters the women's full marathon record. Taylor clocked in at 2:24:28, shattering Sarah Kiptoo's record of 2:26:32 set in 2013.

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Running in his memory, Carissa Carroll to run in honor of late brother in law Video included

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Some are running in Grandma's Marathon for good, others are running to honor someone. Carissa Carroll is the sister in law to the late Andrew Carroll.

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Cernick, Tollefson claim William Irvin 5K titles Video included

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Friday the 15th was almost like a tale of two days. In the mid afternoon, the rain poured and many streets were flooded. In the early evening, the rain had stopped and the sun shined.

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Elisha Barno looks to capture his 4th straight Grandma's Full Marathon Title Video included

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Three time full marathon winner Elisha Barno is back in the Twin Ports to defend his title. The Kenyan native will look to continue to write history as he is eying a 4th straight championship.

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Duluth native Kara Goucher has no plans on retiring Video included

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Half marathon record holder and two time Olympian Kara Goucher has returned to her hometown. The Duluth Native says despite rumors, she has no plans for retiring.

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Jones homers in 7th to lead Tigers over Twins, 3-1

When Detroit outfielder JaCoby Jones came to the plate in the seventh inning of a tie game Thursday afternoon, he was well aware he was struggling at the plate after striking out in his first two at-bats against the Twins.

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Huskies win its 4th straight on bark at the park night Video included

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Bark at the park was a fitting theme for the Duluth Huskies. They would wrap up the two game series with Thunder Bay on Wednesday. Huskies would defeat the Border Cats 6-1 to go on a four game winning streak.

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Ha Ha Clinton-Dix returns to the field on 1st day of Packers Minicamp Video included

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Mandatory minicamp kicked off in Green Bay on Tuesday. Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix returns to the field after missing Organized Team Activities.

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Viking's Zimmer impressed with Dalvin Cook on the 1st day of Vikings Minicamp Video included

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The first day of mandatory minicamp opened up on Tuesday and the Minnesota Vikings got right to work. 2nd year runningback Dalvin Cook continues to rehab his ACL injury. He originally suffered his season ending injury during week four of 2017. "Number one he has attacked his rehab really, really hard and you know even when you joke around with him, he talks about how he is the same guy as the guy he was and I say that's because you are young. If it was me, it would be a lot hard... More>>

Duluth native Kara Goucher set to return for Grandma's marathon Video included

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Two time Olympian, World Silver Medalist and Duluth native Kara Goucher is returning to the Twin Ports.  Goucher placed 5th in last year's Gary Bjorrklund Half Marathon and clocked in at 1:15:14. More>>

Twins shortstop Escobar wins AL Player of the Week award

Minnesota Twins shortstop Eduardo Escobar has been named the American League Player of the Week.

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Seven pro hockey players set to instruct at 3rd annual Twin Ports Pro Development Camp Video included

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Seven professional hockey players with local ties including former UMD Bulldogs will bring their knowledge of the game to local youth at the 3rd annual Twin Ports Pro Development camp.

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Brewers get INF Brad Miller from Rays for 1B/OF Ji-Man Choi

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired infielder Brad Miller and cash from the Tampa Bay Rays for first baseman/outfielder Ji-Man Choi.

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Twins hold off Angels for 7-5 win

Jake Cave had a career-high three hits, including a home run, and the Minnesota Twins held on to beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-5 Sunday.

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Eflin fans 9, Phillies down Brewers 4-3 to snap 4-game skid

It was raining, the radar was all green, minus the small blobs of yellow and red, and Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell decided to gamble.

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Braun homers twice, Brewers bust out against Phillies 12-4

The Milwaukee Brewers were in Cleveland earlier this week when Ryan Braun told manager Craig Counsell he couldn't wait for the next stop on the road trip.

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Williams scores 22 points as Sun stay hot, beat Lynx 89-75

Courtney Williams had 22 points, Jasmine Thomas added 18 and the Connecticut Sun beat the defending champion Minnesota Lynx 89-75 on Saturday.

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Pujols ties Musial on RBI list; Angels beat Twins 2-1

Albert Pujols hit his 623rd career homer and tied Stan Musial for seventh on the career RBI list with 1,951, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 after a four-hour rain delay Saturday.

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Watt's lone goal leads the BlueGreens to season's first home win Video included

The Duluth FC BlueGreens opened up the second half of the season with their first victory at home after a hard fought 1-0 win over the Dakota Fusion FC on Saturday night at Public Schools Stadium. 

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Braun homers twice, Brewers bust out against Phillies 12-4

The Milwaukee Brewers were in Cleveland earlier this week when Ryan Braun told manager Craig Counsell he couldn't wait for the next stop on the road trip.

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Kinsler, Upton power Angels past Twins 4-2

Ian Kinsler hit a two-run home run for the lead in the seventh inning and Justin Upton went deep in the eighth, powering the Los Angeles Angels past the Minnesota Twins 4-2 on Friday night.

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UMD Alum Sidney Morins to return to the SDHL Video included

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Olympic Gold Medalist Sidney Morin is headed back to the Swedish Women's Hockey League. In her second season in the SDHL, Morin signs with Linköping Hockey Club.

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Lynx beat Mystics 88-80, snap 4-game losing streak

Sylvia Fowles had 21 points and 12 rebounds, Maya Moore added 19 points and the Minnesota Lynx snapped a four-game losing streak with an 88-80 victory over the Washington Mystics on Thursday.

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Berrios' 6-hitter leads Twins over White Sox 7-2

Jose Berrios pitched a six-hitter for his second complete game this season, and the Minnesota Twins hit three home runs against James Shields in a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday.

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Hitting Machine: Duluth Huskies' Augie Isaacson Video included

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According to his Friends University Head Baseball Coach Adam Neisus, "Augie Isaacson is one of the most dynamic players I've ever coached in 20 years." The New Prague native is off to a great start with the Duluth Huskies and he continues to turn heads at Wade Stadium. KBJR 6's Matt Halverson met with our Athlete of the Week to figure out what makes him so special. More>>

Carrasco strikes out 10 as Indians beat Brewers 3-1

Carlos Carrasco struck out 10 and allowed one run in seven innings, and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 on Wednesday.

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Christensen-Shuster rink falls in finals of US Mixed Doubles Curling Trials

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Becca Hamilton and Matt Hamilton defeated Duluth, Minn. native Cory Christensen and Chisholm, Minn. native John Shuster 6-5 in the championship of the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Mixed Doubles Curling on Sunday at Fogerty Arena.  

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