The zany promotions the St. Paul Saints have embraced the past 20 years inspired SB Nation to come up with a promotions list for other Minnesota sports teams. Among the best: Kobe Bryant voodoo doll night.
Flooding expected to worsen in MN's Arrowhead region
Hundreds of private homes are at-risk in northern St. Louis County.
St. Paul police: Kids in stolen car rammed squad, hid in porta-potty
The incident sent the Minnesota Capitol into a brief lockdown.
Watch: Storm updates after heavy hail slams Twin Cities
Sven Sundgaard is providing an update after Thursday's flash hail storm.
MN GOP apologizes over antisemitic sequence in candidate's campaign video
Party leader says candidate didn't know the imagery perpetuated an antisemitic trope.
Tornado, severe thunderstorm watches issued in Minnesota
In addition to possible tornadoes, there is a threat for damaging winds and very large hail.
High prices, stiff competition putting off homebuyers in Twin Cities
Prices continue to rise in the metro, but there are signs of buyer fatigue.
Series of explosions at manufacturing plant injures 6 in Wisconsin
The blast rocked the Wisconsin town just before 7:45 a.m.
MN researcher part of team behind 'revolutionary' discovery of ancient tooth in Laos
The molar found in a remote cave is believed to have belonged to a Denisovan girl who lived 164,000-130,000 years ago.
Gallery: Minneapolis penthouse comes with private elevator and 24-foot ceilings
The custom-designed home is on the market for $500K
Charges: Sting catches MN principal trying to hire child prostitute
Authorities alleged Mohamed Selim attempted to meet a 15-year-old girl for sex on Tuesday.
Nominate a 'local hero' to get a dozen Cub donuts from Salvation Army
The organization is looking for 1,000 volunteers to help with the effort in the metro.
St. Paul Saints 2012 mascots hope to spend more than 72 days together
This year the Saints will have not one but two pig mascots and what could go wrong with this pair: Kim Lardashian and Kris Hamphries. The swine may stick together longer than a certain Minnesota native was married to his celebrity wife -- the Saints season lasts 110 days.
Quirky promotions to follow team to Lowertown
St. Paul Saints co-owner Mike Veeck tells KARE the team's quirky promotions and prices at Midway Stadium will follow the team to the proposed ballpark in Lowertown. "We've raised our ticket prices three times, from $3 to the princely sum of $5 and $6. And that's our niche," Veeck said.
Source: Senate bonding bill doesn't include Saints' ballpark
An anonymous source familiar with the matter tells the Pioneer Press the Senate is leaving the Saints out of a half-billion-dollar bonding bill. Majority Leader Dave Senjem is set to unveil the full proposal on Wednesday.
St. Paul City Council approves Saints ballpark financing
St. Paul is one step closer to seeing a new Saints ballpark in Lowertown. The city council voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve a financing plan for a $54 million ballpark in downtown St. Paul near the Farmers' Market – an upgrade from aging Midway Stadium. According to the plan, the city will put $17 million toward the project, and the Saints would pay $10 million. The city applied to the state for the other half of the cost.
Can you believe it? St. Paul Saints to celebrate atheists
For one night, the minor league baseball team will take the S off of its Saints uniforms and become the Aints. They're even changing St. Paul to Mr. Paul. They'll do it in August while a conference of atheists is meeting in ... their city.
St. Paul Saints step closer to new ballpark
The St. Paul Saints believe a new land deal involving the city's Port Authority gets them closer to a new ballpark by the river downtown. The authority has signed a $1.85 million purchase-and-sale agreement for an empty Lowertown warehouse, which it plans to trade for the city's 30-year-old Midway Stadium off Energy Park Drive in an industrial part of the city. The authority wants to rip down Midway and turn the property over to industrial use.
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