Nathan was traded to the Twins from San Francisco in a lopsided deal engineered by G.M. Terry Ryan. The Giants sent Nathan along with pitchers Boof Bonser and Francisco Liriano in exchange for catcher A.J. Pierzynski and cash.
Missing Minnesotan's boat washes ashore on island in middle of Atlantic
Joseph Matthew Johnson has been missing since November.
8 injured as gunfire erupts during July 4th celebrations at Boom Island
"Several" victims are in critical condition, a spokesperson with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board said.
Police obtain 'valuable information' in search for missing 6-year-old Elle Ragin
The 6-year-old is still missing following the death of her mother by suicide.
Fatal crash involving 18-year-old in western Minnesota
The 18-year-old was not wearing a seatbelt, the State Patrol said.
2 women stabbed during parking lot brawl in St. Cloud
Police are searching for another woman in connection with the attack.
A year later, man arrested over fatal drive-by shooting in northern MN
The 34-year-old victim died on July 5, 2021.
Minneapolis: Stop calling 911 for fireworks noise complaints
The city wants people to submit complaints online instead.
What's open and closed in Minnesota on the Fourth of July
Grocery stores are open, though some have limited hours.
18-year-old killed by exploding firework in Brooklyn Park
Police arrived at the scene to see the victim's friend performing CPR.
Boy found in Brooklyn Park is reunited with parents
The boy was found shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday.
Sports MN Quiz: Who was the first Twin to earn a $1 million contract?
Once upon a time, a pro baseball player getting one million dollars per year was a huge deal. Can you recall which Twin hit that salary mark first? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: How many games did Boof Bonser win with the Twins?
Boooooof! We kind of miss Mr. Bonser, who came to Minnesota in the trade that also brought Joe Nathan to the Twins from the Giants a few years ago. How many games did he win for Ron Gardenhire? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Which Twin has played the most games at shortstop?
Hint, it's a close race between two guys that both appeared in the World Series. For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Who got the save in the Twins first regular season win at Target Field?
Carl Pavano got the start when the Twins opened Target Field two years ago. In that 5-2 victory over the Red Sox, who got the save? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: Which Twin was the first player in MLB history to DH?
This former Minnesota Twin not only made history by becoming baseball's first designated hitter -- but he also drove in seven runs in his debut in that spot in the lineup. For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: How many homers did Cuddyer and Kubel hit in 2011?
Michael Cuddyer and Jason Kubel both say they're happy to be hitting in new ballparks this year, as opposed to Target Field, where drives to right go to die. In 2011, how many balls did these former Twins manage to knock out of the park? For the answer, click on the headline above.
Sports MN Quiz: What former A's slugger hit his 1st and 500th home run against the Twins?
We admit, this is a trick question. The answer isn't Reggie, Mark or Jose. One hint? He hurt the Twins for many years. Enough blabbering, click on the headline above for the answer!
Sports MN Quiz: What players did the Twins receive in the A.J. Pierzynski trade?
One of the most famous trades in Twins history involved current White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Who did the Twins get in exchange for A.J. after the 2003 season? Click on the headline above for the answer.
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