Sports updates from Minnesota and the Greater Mankato area.

Vikings Celebrate Huge Win Over Chargers Sunday in Minneapolis

The Minnesota Vikings were victorious over the San Diego Chargers Sunday, beating them 31-14. FULL STORY

Twins Defeat LA Angels at Target Field Sunday

Target Field

The Minnesota Twins defeated the Los Angeles Angels at Target Field Sunday. The California baseball franchise only scored one in the ninth and final inning against the Twins. FULL STORY

Vikings Reign Supreme Over Lions at TCF Stadium

Adrian Peterson

The Minnesota Vikings came back from an embarrassing loss to San Francisco 49ers week with an amazing victory against the Detroit Lions today. Defense and offense were right on target in today's game at TCF Stadium in Minnesota. FULL STORY

MN Brawlers Team Runs Drills at Land of Memories Park in Mankato

MN Brawlers at Land of Memories Park in Mankato

Mankato is growing fast. More and more construction is going on all over town. The Digital Journal provides the backdrop for the story of how, as City Manager Pat Hentges put it, Mankato went from being the "big of smalls to the small of bigs". FULL STORY

MN Brawlers Semi-Pro Football Team Preps for New Season

Minnesota Brawlers Football Team

Mankato is home to a new semi-pro football team called the Minnesota Brawlers and they are coming to a live stream near you. The team owner described the Brawlers' evolution and explains how they are prepping for a new season. FULL STORY

Catch Crunch, TWolves Mascot at MN State Fair

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced that Crunch, the playful wolf mascot, will be at the Minnesota State Fair this year. Crunch will be located at the Fan Central station.

Small game hunter survey results released


With the exception of ruffed grouse hunters, fewer game bird hunters took to Minnesota’s fields and forests in 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources annual small game survey.

Join Kato & North Kato Mayors on Bikes

Balou46 photo of bike

At 6 p.m., Wednesday, September 16, at North Mankato City Hall, 1001 Belgrade Avenue, join North Mankato Mayor Mark Dehen and Mankato Mayor Eric Anderson on an hour-long bicycle ride in North Mankato and Mankato. FULL STORY

Proposed bag limit in 6 counties for sunfish

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold two meetings to discuss proposed experimental fishing regulations for sunfish on six lakes in the Little Falls fisheries management area: Long (Higgins), Moose, and Maple lakes in Todd County; Green-Prairie Fish and Sullivan lakes in Morrison C.... FULL STORY

Hunters can Harvest Canada Geese in August

Canada Geese, DNR

Hunters can hunt Canada geese in west-central Minnesota from Saturday, Aug. 8, through Sunday, Aug. 23, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. FULL STORY