In August, 16-year-old Shakopee High School junior Tyson Leon was indefinitely suspended from school athletics after publishing this tweet -- "Im boutta drill my 'teammates' on Monday."SEE ALSO: Minnetonka High School 'bans' yoga pants: Top 10 tweets Leon, a football player and wrestler, claims the ... More >>
-- Update at bottom -- Cedric Chappell Jr., a standout athlete at Washburn High School in Minneapolis who plays football for Valley City State University in North Dakota, has been charged with second-degree murder and attempted murder in connection with a fatal shooting that happened outside the Blu ... More >>
KDWB radio show host Dave Ryan cost his bosses some money yesterday with a meant-to-be-funny Twitter rant that seriously offended the Minnesota Department of Education.SEE ALSO: Joe Cowley, Chicago sportswriter and alleged MN resident, in trouble after sexist Twitter rant Yesterday morning, Ryan pos ... More >>
Tajreed Rich, a 41-year-old hall monitor, member of the football coaching staff, and student counselor at Robbinsdale Cooper High School, faces a third-degree sexual assault charge after he was busted having sex with a 17-year-old student last Friday.According to the charging document, the victim's ... More >>
Washburn High School Principal Carol Markham-Cousins will be changing jobs following a reassignment by the Minneapolis Public School District.SEE ALSO: Minnesota Teacher Licensure Exam results show dramatic racial disparity According to a Southwest Journal report, Markham-Cousins was told this morni ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Woodbury and Edina are top extramarital affair locales in Twin Cities, says AshleyMadison.com-- Edina drunk driver refuses to put down burrito, offers bribe, blows .284, flips bird during mugEdina High School has arguably the most storied athletic history in the state. In fact, in 2005, ... More >>
Yes, Craig Finn week has arrived in the Twin Cities. In celebration of the release of his new solo album, Clear Heart Full Eyes, the Hold Steady's good-timing frontman is in town this weekend. He's got gigs at the Triple Rock, Treehouse, and the Current's UBS Forum to put an enormous, declaratory ... More >>
The former Roseville Area football star met a tragic endSean Matti, the Purdue college student and former Roseville Area High School football star missing in Indiana, has been found dead this morning. He was 22. Authorities pulled Matti's body from Lake Freeman, near Monticello, where he was ... More >>
Elk River coaches will be punished, but allowed to workThe hazing mess on the Elk River High School football team has now pulled six coaches into the muck. The school board voted last night to hit them with an undisclosed penalty. Four players have already been kicked off the squad, and five ... More >>
Elk River High School football: Harmless hazing or sexual humiliation?The Elks are playing football again, but not with guidance from their head coach, Mike Cross, and four assistants. And not with nine of the team's players. All of them have been sidelined after reports of a hazing ritual i ... More >>
Nine players on the Elk River High School football team have been punished after a wide-ranging investigation into a hazing incident we wrote about last week. Four of them have been booted from the team permanently.
Elk River High School's football players have all been sidelinedThe entire Elk River High School football program has been suspended until further notice while the school investigates a hazing incident so heinous that local police have been brought in to help get to the bottom of the matter. ... More >>
The boy is being treated at Hennepin County Medical Center.
He could be charged with fifth degree criminal sexual conduct for exposing himself to a minor under the age of 16. He would have to register as a sex offender for 10 years.
Bring on the spray paint, bleach, cow entails, garbage, horse manure and animal carcasses! It's on.
The will-he-or-won't-he speculation is pretty tired, but it's almost over: Favre tells the AP he'll announce his decision by June 30.
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