On Jan. 4, 2002, the Twins replaced manager Tom Kelly with Ron Gardenhire. While Gardy had his worst year in the dugout in 2011, there's no doubt he's kept the Twins a winner for most of his tenure.
Ex-cop Thomas Lane pleads guilty to manslaughter in George Floyd killing
The former Minneapolis police officer appeared in court on Wednesday morning.
2 dead after driver flees cop in Coon Rapids, crashes in Anoka
The double-fatal crash happened on Main Street near Ferry Street in Anoka.
Fleeing suspect charged in crash that left husband dead, wife critical
Daniel Joseph Fisher, 57, died from multiple blunt force injuries in a crash Sunday. His wife, Cathleen, is in critical condition as of Tuesday.
Threat of severe weather returns to Minnesota for 2 days
Isolated severe storms Wednesday, followed by scattered severe storms Thursday.
1 dead, 2 injured in crash at intersection in Ramsey
The crash happened at the intersection of Bunker Lake Blvd. and Sunfish Lake Blvd.
Trails reopen as waters subside, but bridges damaged at Tettegouche State Park
Water levels on the river have dropped about six to eight feet since Friday.
Body pulled from Mississippi River ID'd as missing Elk River man
Keith Harvell had been missing since early last month.
2 victims identified in double-fatal north Minneapolis shooting
A 21-year-old man and a 51-year-old man were identified as the people who died at the scene this past weekend.
Former Proctor HS football player pleads guilty to sexual assault of teammate
The case will also remain in juvenile court, with conditions.
Lineup for returning Canterbury Park Concert Series revealed
Tickets go on sale Friday.
Doug Wardlow reneges on promise, will challenge GOP's AG candidate in primary
Wardlow's announcement sparked swift criticism from the MN GOP and the party-endorsed candidate, Jim Schultz.
US News '150 Best Places to Live' features 1 from MN, 3 from WI
The latest US News list is for the most populous metro areas only, so no small towns.
Gardenhire waiting for Mauer's return
Joe Mauer was used as a pinch-hitter Friday night, but his bruised quad kept him from starting. "I told you I wasn't going to chase people around," Ron Gardenhire told reporters before the game. "I'm waiting for them to tell me, and Joe to say he's ready to go."
Gardenhire: Brian Dozier to start at shortstop
On his Sunday morning radio show, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said Dozier will be his starting shortstop. The infielder will join the team at Target Field Monday when the Twins kick-off another series with the Los Angels Angels. Right-hander Scott Diamond is also being recalled.
Gardenhire on pre-workout speech: 'I might hurt some feelings'
Twins manager Ron Gardenhire says he'll try to restrain himself as he addresses his team before their first full workout this morning in Ft. Myers. But if he dwells on 99 losses in mid-speech, Gardenhire tells the Star Tribune his blood just might start to boil.
Gardenhire on Diamond: 'This is a good story'
Ron Gardenhire says Scott Diamond's story is has been a good one. After struggling in 2011, the left-hander has turned his career around with a 5-1 record and a 1.61 ERA. Read about his unique turnaround, which includes an inside look at his green lifestyle.
Gardenhire considers trying Nishioka at third base
The Minnesota Twins infielder struggled at shortstop last year with ten errors in 60 games. From camp Friday, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire hinted he isn't opposed to Nishioka at third base.
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