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New standards lead to groundwater advisory in Bemidji, suburbs east of St. Paul
Court orders Duluth businessman, partner to pay $1 million in fines, fees for pollution violations
Minnesota manufacturers' confidence high, but finding workers a challenge
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
‘Any last words?’ Minn. woman tells jury of the horrifying day her ex shot her at work
NFL players union advises Vikings' draft picks not to sign contracts
Watch: Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater throws during first day of OTAs
Rain forces Los Angeles to wait another year for Super Bowl
NFL shortens overtime to 10 minutes
Finally healthy, Banham is set for return home to take on the Lynx
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Dr. Richard Clausen
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Michel H. Hinrichsen
Michael Thomas Cullen
Richard G. Black
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
Letter: Getting even after the fact
Letter: Welcome the new splash pad
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
January 14, 2014
Tribune column: Unseating a piece of the Metrodome
The Metrodome was not a great place to watch a baseball game. It was ugly, dirty, had neon green turf and the seats all pointed in the wrong...
January 14, 2014 - 11:40pm
January 13, 2014
A-Rod asks federal judge to throw out suspension
Sports Xchange NEW YORK — Embattled New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez asked a federal judge on Monday to throw out an arbitrator’s...
January 13, 2014 - 11:26pm
January 11, 2014
A-Rod suspended for entire 2014 season
By Steve Keating, Reuters New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez will be suspended for the entire 2014 Major League Baseball (MLB) season and playoffs for doping after an independent arbitrator on Saturday rejected the All-Star third baseman's appeal. A defiant Rodriguez said...
January 11, 2014 - 12:27pm
January 8, 2014
MLB: Morris misses in final appearance on ballot
By Mike Berardino St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL — For the 15th and final time, Jack Morris has fallen short of baseball immortality. Morris, the St. Paul native and 1991 Twins World Series hero, received 61.5 percent of this year’s vote from the Baseball Writers’...
January 8, 2014 - 10:38pm
MLB: Maddux leads '14 HOF class
NEW YORK — Pitching team mates Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and slugger Frank Thomas were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in results announced...
January 8, 2014 - 10:38pm
West Central Baseball HOF to induct up to five in inaugural class
WILLMAR — The National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., isn’t the only Hall of Fame inducting new members this month. The Kandiyohi County Historical Society’s West Central Baseball Hall of Fame will honor its inaugural class Jan. 17 at the Willmar Civic Center,...
January 8, 2014 - 10:31pm
Maddux, Glavine, Thomas elected to Baseball Hall of Fame; Jack Morris denied again
The Sports Xchange Maddux, Glavine, Thomas elected to Hall of Fame Former Atlanta Braves pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and manager Bobby Cox are going into the Baseball Hall of Fame together. Maddux was named on 97.2 percent of the ballots and Glavine received 91.9...
January 8, 2014 - 1:27pm
January 7, 2014
MLB: Maddux heads Wednesday's HOF ballot
NEW YORK — Precision pitcher Greg Maddux and others debuting on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot on Wednesday could gain entry one year after first-timers Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens were snubbed in a Cooperstown shutout. Home run king Bonds and seven-time Cy Young winner Clemens,...
January 7, 2014 - 11:05pm
January 6, 2014
Inaugural West Central Baseball Hall of Fame banquet set for Jan. 17
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers and the Kandiyohi County Historical Society have finalized the date for the upcoming Winter BBQ and inaugural West Central Baseball Hall of Fame Banquet. The event will be held on Friday, Jan. 17 at the Willmar Conference Center. Doors will open...
January 6, 2014 - 10:44pm
December 23, 2013
Twins finalize deals with Pelfrey, Suzuki
The Minnesota Twins signed right-handed pitcher Mike Pelfrey and catcher Kurt Suzuki to contracts Monday. The deals were agreed upon last week. Pelfrey signed a two-year, $11 million deal. Suzuki signed a one-year, $2.75 million contract. Pelfrey was 5-13 with a 5.19 ERA in...
December 23, 2013 - 11:26pm
December 20, 2013
Twins agree to terms with catcher Suzuki
The Minnesota Twins agreed to a one-year contract with catcher Kurt Suzuki on Friday, according to multiple reports. Fox Sports reported that the deal is worth $2.75 million plus incentives. It is still pending a physical. Suzuki had a batting line of .232/.290/.337 with five...
December 20, 2013 - 11:24pm
December 18, 2013
Twins send Doumit to Braves
The Atlanta Braves picked up catcher/outfielder Ryan Doumit in a trade with the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday for left-handed pitching prospect Sean Gilmartin. Doumit, 32, bolsters the Braves’ catching depth after Brian McCann left via free agency for the New York Yankees. The...
December 18, 2013 - 10:27pm
Stingers sign 3 for 2014
WILLMAR — The Willmar Stingers’ youth movement is in full swing. The Stingers added two California prep stars and a Creighton first baseman...
December 18, 2013 - 9:58pm
December 16, 2013
MLB: Rules for signing Japanese talent to be altered
Reuters Major League Baseball announced major changes to the way its clubs can sign talent from Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB), capping...
December 16, 2013 - 11:51pm
MLB: Twins feel pressure of three 90-loss seasons
Reuters After a third straight 90-plus-loss season, general manager Terry Ryan wasted no time executing the offseason makeover of the Minnesota...
December 16, 2013 - 11:48pm