Sports updates from Minnesota and the Greater Mankato area.

Minnesota Vikings in Top 3 Conference Teams After Atlanta Falcons Defeat Sunday

Jeremiah Serles

The Minnesota Vikings are having a great season, even after losing to their rival, the Green Bay Packers. The team bounced back to defeat the Atlanta Falcons Sunday. FULL STORY
Photo by Jeffrey Beall via WikiMedia Commons: Jeremiah Sirles, a player on the National Football League for the Minnesota Vikings.

Vikings in Wild Card Status Even After Losing to Packers

Minnesota Vikings are a Wild Card team even after a disappointing loss to rival Green Bay Sunday. The team heads to Georgia to face the Atlanta Falcons. FULL STORY

DNR Claims MN Hunters Registered Almost 120K Deer Already

Minnesota firearms hunters registered 118,599 deer through the second weekend of firearms deer season, up from 104,785 from the same period in 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. FULL STORY

Mavericks Beat Rival Gophers in Overtime Over Weekend

The Minnesota State University, Mankato Mavericks got their revenge against their in state rival, the University of Minnesota Gophers in Hockey over the weekend. FULL STORY

Mavericks Face In-State Rival Gophers in Hockey This Weekend

The Minnesota State University, Mankato Mavericks hockey team will battle with the University of Minnesota Gophers men's hockey team.

Mille Lacs Area Lands Major Bass Tournament Says DNR

Wikemedia Commons Photos: Bass Fishing

The Department of Natural Resources announced Mille Lacs area lands major bass tournament after DNR rule changes. FULL STORY

Local Sports: In HS Football, Scarlets Lose by 3, Stewartville by 10

Mankato West High School Scarlets Football team lost against St. Michael Albertville High and Becker defeated Stewartville.... FULL STORY

MN Vikings Rack Up Another Win in Game Against St Louis Rams

The Minnesota Vikings beat the St. Louis Rams yesterday in NFL football for the title of first in the NFC Northern Division. FULL STORY

Minnesota Vikings Rack Up Third Win in Game Against Chicago Bears

According to the Associated Press, television screens everywhere and NFL recaps, Adrian Peterson ran for 103 yards and Blair Walsh kicked a 36-yard field goal giving Minnesota Vikings a 23-20 win against Chicago's battered Bears on Sunday. FULL STORY

Minnesota Wild Beat Winnipeg Jets Sunday

The Minnesota Wild NHL hockey team played Sunday night against the Winnipeg Jets, who were defeated 8-1 by the Wild. FULL STORY