Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse writes that drugs and alcohol short-circuited Sean Burroughs' career. Now sober, he's getting another shot with the Minnesota Twins.
Truck crashes into Napa Auto Parts store after driver's medical issue
No employees were struck by the pickup.
Motorcyclist killed in Ham Lake after passing in the turn lane
The motorcyclist was hit by a car turning onto the road.
Minnesota gets cut of Ford settlement over misleading ads
The $19.2 million settlement centers on Ford's C-Max hybrid and Super Duty pickup truck.
White House names MN as location for federal test-to-treat COVID sites
Minnesota is one of only five states that will host the pilot project.
Minnesota Aurora's first ever game ends with draw before sellout crowd
More than 5,200 came out to see the game.
The Raptor Center says downward trend holding for avian influenza
A "baby shower" fundraising campaign hopes to help return young raptors to the wild.
Commemorative street name for Prince approved in Minneapolis
The block next to the First Avenue nightclub will be named Prince Rogers Nelson Way.
Monitoring severe storm threat Saturday-Tuesday in Minnesota
The holiday weekend won't be a washout, but multiple rounds of strong and severe storms are possible.
Charges: St. Cloud meth dealer had numerous weapons. body armor
Shawn Lawrence Jacobs, 38, faces 12 felony-level charges.
South Minneapolis tenants declare rent strike; allege unsafe conditions
A group of Powderhorn Park residents say they'll withhold May rent due to health and safety concerns.
Threats involving 2 students at West St. Paul middle school
Police said there is no reason to be concerned for the safety of the rest of the student body at Heritage E-Stem Magnet Middle School.
Twins call up Butera, designate Burroughs for assignment
Drew Butera was called up from Triple-A Rochester on Tuesday. He'll backup Ryan Doumit at catcher. Joe Mauer is back in the Twins' lineup as the DH, but he's still sore after taking a foul tip to his left knee on Sunday. To make room on the roster for Butera, the Twins designated Sean Burroughs for assignment.
Patrick Reusse: 2012 Twins have bad vibe of late-90s team
Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse once again says what most die-hard Twins fans are thinking: Love the stadium, but the team is a buzzkill.
Should the Twins have jettisoned Sean Burroughs so soon?
Twins blogger Nick Nelson argues Minnesota didn't give infielder Sean Burroughs a fair shake this year. Burroughs was let go Tuesday in favor of backup catcher Drew Butera.
Willingham and Burroughs arrive in Fort Myers, Morneau still hasn't reported
Newcomers Josh Willingham and Sean Burroughs arrived at Twins' Spring Training on Wednesday. The only players left to report are Justin Morneau and Oswaldo Arcia. Thursday is the official check in date for position players. As for Burroughs, he'll be playing some first, second and third base during camp.
Reusse rips FSN broadcasts for playing homer card
Star Tribune sports columnist Patrick Reusse just couldn't take it anymore. In his opinion, Fox Sports North announcers go out of their way to make sure the local teams are presented in the best light possible. In rebuttal, FSN's Mike Dimond disagreed with Reusse.
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