Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor says Kevin Love’s new contract is a good deal for both sides. Taylor tells the Pioneer Press the $62 million price tag gives him flexibility to sign other players in the future. Taylor also said the negotiations went a lot smoother than the mega-deal he once made with Kevin Garnett.
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.
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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
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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
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Minnesota gets cut of Ford settlement over misleading ads
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Wolves owner: Love isn't Garnett ... yet
This is what Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said when comparing Kevin Love to Kevin Garnett: “Kevin [Garnett] did it for many years. Love is doing well now, but he has a long way to go to catch up with the long successful career that Garnett had."
Opinion: Love starting his T-Wolves career better than Garnett did
Charley Walters of Pioneer Press did some number crunching and found out that Kevin Love has started his career with more impressive statistics than Kevin Garnett did. Walters writes that if Love continues his pace, he'll have a chance at the NBA's Hall of Fame.
Garnett buys into European soccer club
Former Timberwolf Kevin Garnett has is getting into soccer … at least ownership side. The Associated Press reports that the Celtic is going to become a limited shareholder in Italy’s Roma Soccer Club. Garnett won’t be the first NBA star with sports business interests overseas, Lebron James recently purchased a stake in Liverpool’s soccer club.
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