Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The Minnesota Vikings will form a 20-member cheerleading squad from 52 candidates.
Two women from Eagan are among the candidates vying for spots on the 2013 Minnesota Vikings cheerleader roster. The Vikings website, which identifies the cheerleader candidates only by their first names and first initials of their last names, is asking visitors to vote for candidates to determine who will make the team. Eagan residents Kristen O and Kelly D are candidates No. 16 and No. 44 of 52 candidates looking for a spot on the 20-woman team. Voting ends at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. See 2013 Minnesota Vikings cheerleader candidate photos Cast a vote for 2013 Minnesota Vikings cheerleader candidates
Thursday, January 3, 2013
Submit a photo of your child or pet in Green Bay or Minnesota gear in honor of this Saturday's game.
On Sunday, Dec. 30, the Minnesota Vikings defeated the Green Bay Packers, 37-34. Six days later, the teams will face each other again Saturday during Wild Card Weekend. To cap off the playoff matchup between these two NFC North teams, we're bringing back our Packers/Vikings photo gallery. It is running on Patch sites across Minnesota and Wisconsin. To add your images, click on the "Upload Photos and Videos" button above. Please include your baby or pet's first name, age and hometown. On Thursday, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak announced he has a "friendly wager" with Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt on the outcome of the game. "Mayor Rybak will wager house-made sausages from Minneapolis restaurant Butcher and the Boar, recently named …
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Find out what weird, wonderful and useful items Eagan is selling on the Internet.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter | Blog for us In this new feature, we take a look at the "best" Eagan ads on Craigslist. Now, best is a very subjective term. But we'll bring to you items that range from the strange to the collectible to the helpful in a weekly post. 1. Vikings team autographed football 1970's vintage - $75 I have for sale a rare 1970's vintage team autographed football from the Minnesota Vikings glory years of the 1970's. The football is a high quality leather football in excellent shape, the football does not hold air but it keeps it football shape for display. The signatures are silk-screened on the ball and it's an official NFL product. This would make a great gift …
The Eagan student walked on Mall of America Field as part of a program by the Midwest Dairy Council that encourages health and wellness.
Izaac Gingerich, a Northview Elementary student, was one of 60 youth leaders chosen by the Midwest Dairy Council to take the field before a Minnesota Vikings game on December 9. Gingerich was accompanied by his program advisor, Sue Salter. The following is a press release from the Midwest Dairy Council: These student leaders have been instrumental in implementing and promoting the Fuel Up to Play 60 program, a national movement to improve youth health and wellness, at their schools and in their communities. Fuel Up to Play 60 is an in-school nutrition and physical activity program launched by the National Dairy Council and National Football League, in collaboration with United States Department of Agriculture, which encourages youth to …
Friday, December 30, 2011
The Minnesota Vikings and the Eagan-based nonprofit to fill birthday gift bags for needy children.
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Friday, December 30, 2011
Editor's Note: The following is a press release from Cheerful Givers. On Dec. 27, members of the Minnesota Vikings teamed up with Eagan-based nonprofit Cheerful Givers to assemble 200 toy-filled birthday gift bags for less fortunate children in the area. Players Andrew Sendejo, D’Aundrae Reed, John Sullivan, Tyrone McKenzie and Vikings Mascot Viktor, along with other Vikings officials, invited Cheerful Givers volunteers to a birthday bag event held at the Vikings' Winter Park facility. Cheerful Givers also received a $1,000 grant from the Vikings Children’s Fund. Along with the grant, the group got a note from Vikings President Mark Wilf stating: “We congratulate you on the vital contributions you are making in your community and look …
Sunday, November 13, 2011
Submit a photo of your child or pet in Green Bay or Minnesota gear in honor of this Monday's game.
On Oct. 23, the Green Bay Packers beat the Minnesota Vikings, 33-27. Three weeks and one day later, the teams will face each other again during Monday Night Football. The Vikings have a chance to hand the Packers their first loss of the season. To cap off the rematch of these two NFC North teams, we're bringing back our Packers/Vikings photo gallery. So far Packers fans are leading the charge with 30 photos. Vikings fans have uploaded 11. We've added more of our Wisconsin Patches to the list of sites running this gallery. The pressure's on, Vikings fans! To add your images, click on the "Submit Your Photos" button below. Please include your baby or pet's first name, age and hometown. In a poll we posted on Oct. 20, 79 people correctly …