Gophers athletics director Joel Maturi says negotiations will not take place for the University of Minnesota basketball coach until after the season. Tubby Smith also told the Pioneer Press that he has other things on his mind right now. Smith is coaching his fifth season of his original seven-year deal. The Gophers are 12-6, 2-4 in the Big Ten.
Federal, state and Twin Cities officials partner to fight 'extraordinary spike' in violent crime
More than 100 people have been injured in shootings in the Twin Cities since Memorial Day.