The Huffington Post reports the profanity-laden Tweet about Cheri Olivera went out to the masses over the weekend. Knoblauch later removed the post and claimed his account had been hacked. Olivera, is no stranger to ballplayer-related controversy.
18-year-old from Zumbrota dies in Goodhue County crash
The crash happened in rural Goodhue County around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday.
3 Minneapolis beaches closed due to E. coli contamination
No illnesses have been reported, according to the MPRB.
'Hockeyland' documentary debuting in Minnesota movie theaters
The documentary has received great reviews at numerous film festivals.
Former Minnesota Olympic runner accused of driving drunk in Eden Prairie crash
Police said the man's blood alcohol level was three times the legal limit.
Woman fighting for her life after shooting in Minneapolis
The woman was shot only about a half-hour after a 14-year-old suffered critical injuries in an apparent accidental discharge.
Two students face discipline over racist messages at Prior Lake High School
Families and students were largely uncooperative with the investigation.
Cause of Hopkins house explosion that killed couple revealed
Sharon and Herb Vassar were killed in the explosion. Herb built the home back in 1962.
Charges: Minnesota camp counselor fired arrows at kids, injuring boy
An 8-year-old boy was shot in the arm with an arrow.
Two Harbors votes overwhelmingly to recall Mayor Chris Swanson
The mayor had been scrutinized for several things leading up to the vote Tuesday.
Suspected gunman at large after homicide near Albert Lea
The 32-year-old suspect was last seen in a 2004 white Ford F-150 with Minnesota license number EUZ-057.
Fan Appreciation? Not on Twins' Facebook account
What do Twins fans think of "Fan Appreciation Weekend" at Target Field? Here's just one comment from the team's Facebook account: "I think they should give away free beer for the rest of the year. In hopes it would dull the pain of the rusty dull blade being wrenched into our bleeding hearts." Click here for more venom from surly fans.
Cards vs. Rangers: starring ex-Twins Lohse, Punto, Washington
Besides Nick Punto and Ron Washington, there will another familiar face on the St. Louis Cardinals’ World Series roster. Former Twins pitcher Kyle Lohse is scheduled to start Game 4. Lohse has been with the Cards the past four seasons. He’s winless so far in two starts this postseason.
Ex-Twin R.A. Dickey now 10-1 with Mets after 1-hitting Tampa
In 2009, R.A. Dickey spent an uneventful year in the Metrodome, posting a 4.62 ERA with the Twins in 35 appearances. A few years later, he's arguably baseball's best knucklballers, turning in a one-hit gem for the Mets against the Tampa Rays.
Associated Press, NBA ref settle over T-Wolves tweet
The Associated Press and an NBA referee have reached a settlement in a lawsuit against the news agency over a Twitter message suggesting the ref intentionally made a bad call to make up for a bad one that went against the Minnesota Timberwolves last January. In the agreement, the referee agreed to drop his lawsuit against reporter John Krawczynski. In exchange, the AP pays for litigation costs and the Twitter post has to be deleted from the reporter's account
Ex-Twin Brunansky new hitting coach for Rochester Red Wings
Former Twins slugger Tom Brunansky is one step closer to the big leagues. He's been named the new hitting coach for the Rochester Red Wings, the Twins' Triple A affiliate. Last year, Brunansky held the same post in Double A New Britain. "Bruno" was a key member of the Twins' 1987 World Series team.
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