The Washington Nationals tied a franchise record with eight home runs, including two apiece by Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman, and Max Scherzer pitched six innings of three-hit ball in a 15-2 rout of the fading Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.
The Lumberjack World Championships are a trademark in Hayward, Wis. Combining the rich history of the logging industry and showcasing the strength and skill of lumberjacks and lumberjills in various events are what make this a growing sporting event.
Summers in Spooner, Wis. wouldn't be the same without the rodeo. Continuing to stack the competition with some of the best cowboys and cowgirls for over six decades, the Spooner Rodeo continues a grand tradition.
A number of golfers had their shot at becoming a millionaire at the first annual Million Dollar Shootout at the Mesaba Country Club in Hibbing last August and they'll get another opportunity come September 9th.
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture released thousands of stingless wasps in Hartley Park Thursday morning. The specially designed insects attack Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive species that kills native ash trees.