1 Winter trails day
Fort Snelling State Park, Jan. 11, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Part of a national series, this event is designed to give novices a free taste of winter recreation. Try a naturalist-guided hike or take a stab at ice sculpting. Learn how to skijorn, winter camp or build a quinzee (a k a a snow shelter). Free equipment rental provided or bring your own. More information: 612-725-2724 or www.mndnr.gov.
2 Candlelight ski
St. Croix State Park, Jan. 11, 5-8 p.m.
Let your gliding be guided by hundreds of luminaries, specially placed to light 2 miles of beginner-friendly ski trails. Minnesota Ski Pass required for skiers ages 16-plus. Purchase a day pass beforehand for $6 or buy an annual pass for $20. More information: 1-320-384-6591 or www.mndnr.gov.
3 Guided snowshoe hike
Elm Creek Park Reserve, Jan. 12, 1-2:30 p.m.
Learn about the history and the types of snowshoes. Then strap on a rented pair (of the modern lightweight variety) for a naturalist-led trek in search of animal tracks in the park. Ages 6-plus. $5. Reservations required; 763-559-6700 or www.threeriversparks.org.
4 Full moon owl hike
Hyland Lake Park Reserve, Jan. 12, 6:30-8 p.m.
January is courtship time for great horned owls. Join a naturalist to learn more about owls while searching the park for signs of these nocturnal creatures. Ages 6-plus. $5. More information: www.threerivers parks.org.
|Pittsburgh - WP: B. Morris||8||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - LP: S. LeCure||7|
|Washington - LP: S. Strasburg||2||FINAL|
|Miami - WP: T. Koehler||11|
|Pittsburgh - LP: G. Cole||5||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - WP: M. Leake||7|
|Seattle - LP: B. Beavan||0||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: R. Ross Jr.||5|
|St. Louis - WP: S. Miller||6||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: M. Estrada||1|
|Boston - LP: B. Badenhop||1||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: D. Webb||2|
|Kansas City - WP: Y. Ventura||4||FINAL|
|Houston - LP: L. Harrell||2|
|Toronto - WP: A. Loup||9||FINAL|
|Minnesota - LP: P. Hughes||3|
|NY Mets||9||Bottom 9th Inning|
|Oakland||5||Top 8th Inning|
|Colorado||3||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Los Angeles||1||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Denver||64||3rd Qtr 5:05|
Poll: Should the lake where the albino muskie was caught remain a mystery?