West Metro
November 22, 2017
Braemar Golf Course routinely hosts fundraisers.

Wet weather delays reopening of Braemar Golf Course in Edina until 2019

Seeding time missed due to wet summer and fall.
West Metro
November 2, 2017
This image from a video showed the plane landing on the lake during the 2016 Ryder Cup.

2 arrested after floatplane lands next to Ryder Cup sue Chaska, police chief

Suit cites police chief calling the pilot "imbecilic" and "stupid" for landing plane during tournament play.
Golf
October 24, 2017
Four-time PGA Tour winner Tim Herron is raising awareness of a hand disorder that has stricken him and other family members.

Q&A with PGA golfer Tim Herron: Stiff hands take toll on his livelihood

Minnesota golfer Tim Herron has four PGA Tour wins and a top-10 finish at the 1999 U.S. Open on his résumé. Recently, he also became a spokesperson to raise awareness about Dupuytren's Contracture, a condition from which he suffers that limits the movement of his hands.
Data Drop
October 17, 2017
Houses are being constructed on the former Lakeview golf course in Orono, near the northern shore of Lake Minnetonka.

Golf courses give way to new housing amid demand for land

More than 900 acres of golf courses have been redeveloped across the metro.
South Metro
October 12, 2017

Mississippi Dunes golf course up for sale, being pitched for housing

The 185-acre tract along the Mississippi River in Cottage Grove went up for sale at $10 million about two weeks ago.
Minneapolis
October 6, 2017
The Minneapolis Park Board will delay the closure of Hiawatha Golf Club for at least five years to allow more time for community input on future plans

Hiawatha Golf Club closure to be delayed at least five years

The delay allows more time for community input on future plans for the land in Minneapolis.
Golf
October 3, 2017

Arkansas women's golf team wins ANNIKA Intercollegiate at Olympic Hills

The tournament was partly sponsored by the foundation of Annika Sorenstam, a 10-time major winner on the LPGA Tour.
Sports
September 29, 2017
Former U.S. Presidents, from left, Barack Obama, George Bush and Bill Clinton greet spectators on the first tee before the first round of the Presiden

Obama, Bush and Clinton kick off Presidents Cup golf tournament

The start of the Presidents Cup gave golf a new Big Three — former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton posing with players and wives on each team in an opening ceremony unlike any other.
Minneapolis
September 23, 2017
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board might delay the closure of Hiawatha Golf Club, which had been planned for the end of the 2019 season.

Minneapolis Park Board considers delaying Hiawatha Golf Club closure

Officials said more time is needed to complete plans.
Variety
September 21, 2017
An illustration showing the interior of a Topgolf center.

Topgolf closes Twin Cities land deal for glitzy, high-tech all-season center

The site of a Regal Cinema theater in Brooklyn Center will be turned into a glitzy, high-tech all-season golf center that's expected to open next year and employ several hundred people.
Golf
September 20, 2017

Reusse: Upheaval in D.C. golf doesn't mean PGA Tour is headed to Twin Cities

Quicken Loans tournament still on 2018 schedule, but there's no listed location. Congressional has bowed out as a future host.
Golf
August 31, 2017

Pennsylvanian Sean Knapp 'settles' for U.S. Senior Amateur title at Minikahda

The Pennsylvanian beat two-time champ Paul Simson.
Golf
August 29, 2017

Defending champion Dave Ryan and runner-up Matt Sughrue both reach U.S. Senior Amateur quarterfinals

Ryan, of Taylorville, Ill., beat Michael Hughett of Tulsa, Okla., 2 and 1 in the round of 16. Sughrue, of Arlington, Va., edged Keith Decker of Martinsville, Va., 3 and 2.
Golf
August 29, 2017

Minnesota Scene: Top seed David Brown among winners at U.S. Senior Amateur

Stroke-play medalist David Brown, who is making his championship debut, rallied for a 3 and 2 victory over Scott Smith, and was joined by defending champion Dave Ryan and 2016 runner-up Matt Sughrue as first-day winners Monday at the U.S. Senior Amateur Championship at the Minikahda Club.
Golf
August 25, 2017

U.S. Senior Amateur begins Saturday at Minikahda

A field of 156 players aged 55 and older will play two 18-hole rounds, then be cut to 64 for six rounds of match play (18 holes each).
Celebrities
August 22, 2017
Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods had been a couple for about three years.

Lindsey Vonn: Nude photo hack of phone 'despicable invasion of privacy'

At least one private image of Tiger Woods also was posted online, an attorney for both said.
Golf
August 22, 2017

Craig Brischke wins Minnesota Senior Professional Golf Association title

Craig Brischke of Tanners Brook Golf Club shot a 1-under 71 Tuesday to win his first Minnesota Senior PGA Professional Championship at Forest Hills…
Golf
August 17, 2017

Kenzie Neisen wins second Women's State Open

Neisen had a 7-under 137 total, including a course record 63 in her opening round. This is her second State Open title in three years.
Minneapolis
August 16, 2017
Bobby Warfield addressed a group of golfers and supporters of the Hiawatha Golf Course as they rallied against the Park Board's recent decision to red

Black golfers rally to note historical significance of Hiawatha Golf Club

Golfers are using a new strategy to try to save the Hiawatha Golf Club: Noting its significance to black golfers as one of the first Minneapolis courses that welcomed African-Americans.
Golf
August 16, 2017

Golfers rally to save Hiawatha golf course

Golfers and supporters of Hiawatha Golf Course rallied Tuesday against the Park Board's recent decision to reduce pumping and close the course at the end of the 2019 season.
Golf
August 16, 2017

Neisen fires 63, leads Women's State Open

Kenzie Neisen of New Prague Golf Club shot a course record 9-under 63 at Deer Run in Victoria to lead the Minnesota Women's State Open by five shots over Sarah Burnham of Rush Creek G.C.
Golf
August 15, 2017
Tiger Woods

Report: Five drugs in Tiger Woods' body when he was arrested

Fourteen-time major winner Tiger Woods had five drugs in his system when he was arrested in May on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to an ESPN report.
Golf
August 14, 2017
Will the Twin Cities get a regular stop on the PGA Tour? “Am I optimistic? Yes,” said Hollis Cavner (pictured), CEO of Pro Links Sports and the fo

Reusse: Area's future might hold PGA Tour stop, more majors or both

With the golf season now likely to end with the Tour Championship on Labor Day weekend starting in 2019, there are potential new markets (including the Twin Cities) looking for places to host on a crowded summer schedule.
Golf
August 13, 2017
Patrick Reed

Day 4 of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow

Here's a recap of the action during Sunday's final round of the PGA Championship:
Golf
August 13, 2017

PGA Championship final leaderboard

Golf
August 12, 2017
Louis Oosthuizen

Day 3 of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow

An overview of Saturday's action from Quail Hollow.
Golf
August 12, 2017

PGA Championship final round tee times

A summary of who's playing with who and when they start.
Golf
August 11, 2017
Rory McIlroy took a special path to par on No. 10.

Day 2 of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow

A closer look at Friday's action.
Golf
August 10, 2017

Day 1 of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow

A closer look at the opening round.
Golf
August 10, 2017

Friday's PGA Championship tee times

The first group is off at 6:20 a.m.
Minneapolis
August 10, 2017
Ben Leach of Minneapolis, shown playing the Hiawatha Golf Course in June. The Minneapolis Park Board has voted to close the 18-hole course at the end

Mpls. Park Board votes to close Hiawatha Golf Club

The 6-3 vote to pump less groundwater will mean the end of the 18-hole golf course, but not until the end of the 2019 season.
Golf
August 9, 2017

PGA Championship Thursday-Friday tee times

Play gets underway at 6:20 a.m. Thursday.
Golf
August 8, 2017

Proposed major events schedule on 2019 golf calendar

With the PGA Championship moving to May, here's what the 2019 golf calendar looks like:
Golf
August 6, 2017
Paul Goydos chipped on the green at hole 16, during final round action at the 3M Championship at Tournament Players Club Sunday August 6, 2017 in Blai

Paul Goydos: 3M Championship 'a fun place to come'

Newly-crowned 3M Championship winner Paul Goydos talks about the tournament in Blaine.
Golf
August 6, 2017
Paul Goydos’ fifth PGA Tour Champions victory was secure when he kept his second playoff shot dry Sunday.

Goydos wins one-hole playoff to clinch 3M Championship

Paul Goydos wins 3M after he clears the water and Gene Sauers doesn't on first playoff hole.
Golf
August 6, 2017
Kevin Sutherland shot 64 Sunday to finish with his third consecutive top-three finish at the 3M Championship. At age 53, he has yet to win on the 50-a

It's another just-miss in a career full of them for Kevin Sutherland

Kevin Sutherland earned his third consecutive top-three finish at the 3M.
Golf
August 6, 2017
Paul Goydos

Bits from Blaine: 3M Championship final round highlights

For the second year in a row but only the third time in the 25-year history of the 3M Championship, the tournament went to a playoff. And for the third time, the extra session went just one extra hole.
Golf
August 6, 2017

3M Championship's final round

Final-day action from the 3M Championship at TPC Twin Cities in Blaine.
Golf
August 6, 2017

Day 2 at the 3M Championship

Tidbits from the second round of the 3M Championship.
Golf
August 6, 2017

Sunday's tee times for final round of 3M Championship

An overview of pairings and when they start.