Thousands show up for a free Timberwolves scrimmage at Target Center Monday afternoon. With rookies Ricky Rubio and Derrick Williams in the fold, Star Tribune columnist Jim Souhan says the Wolves have now passed the Vikings as sports franchises Minnesotans are excited about.
Sunbather on the roof triggers shelter-in-place at Savage elementary school
The sunbather told police he was trying to "tan and relax."
The Raptor Center's ambassador, Nero the turkey vulture, dies at 47
Nero helped save the California condors before taking up his post as an education ambassador.
82-year-old Independence man dies in golf cart accident
Few details are known about the incident.
Ben Leber named new permanent co-host of 'Twin Cities Live'
The former Minnesota Vikings linebacker was introduced Friday afternoon.
APM Reports, maker of 'In the Dark' podcast, nixed by Minnesota Public Radio
MPR said "select programming elements" of APM Reports will be incorporated into MPR News.
The latest on holiday weekend severe weather chances for MN
The most significant severe threats are Sunday night and again on Monday.
Charges: Driver was drunk, high in head-on crash that killed 19-year-old woman
The young woman killed in the crash was a college student studying zoology.
What's open and closed in Minnesota on Memorial Day 2022
A guide to Memorial Day weekend 2022.
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.
Adelman, Rubio, Williams will need to settle in quickly for Timberwolves
Rick Adelman's starting five may look a lot like Kurt Rambis'. But rookies Ricky Rubio and Derrick Williams should give the new Timberwolves coach a stronger bench and more flexibility.
Souhan: Here's a seven step play to turn around this Purple plummet
The Star Tribune's Jim Souhan has a seven step plan to help fix the Vikings. The plan starts with resting Adrian Peterson and testing Christian Ponder. The final step is cutting ties with veteran players on a downhill slide.
Souhan: Adelman, Love moves earn Kahn chance for real impact
Star Tribune columnist Jim Souhan writes that Timberwolves' president of basketball operations David Kahn has finally given Minnesota a chance to win. Kahn has often times found himself at the center of ridicule, but the combination of Rick Adelman, Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio could be a good one for a long time to come.
Souhan on Twins: Infield in flux?
Jim Souhan has an intriguing idea that would shake up the look of the Twins' infield. His idea would be moving Brian Dozier from shortstop to third base. That would put Trevor Plouffe on the bench. The shortstop? Pedro Florimon ... a slick-fielding minor leaguer.
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