Morneau Hired as Assistant for the Twins
The Minnesota Twins have hired the recently retired Justin Morneau as a special assistant.
Police Can Require Suspects to Unlock Phones With Fingerprints
The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled that a judge's order requiring a man to provide his fingerprint to unlock his cellphone was constitutional.
Top MN Republican Party Official Seeks Commission on Donations
The executive director of Minnesota's Republican Party is reacting cautiously to the chairwoman's request to get a personal cut from large donations to the party.
Maybe Orlando IS Magic
Evan Fournier scored a season-high 32 points to help the Orlando Magic break a seven-game losing streak with a 108-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.
Tim Pawlenty Will Not Run for Franken’s Senate Seat
Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty says he won't run this year for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Democrat Al Franken.
California Couple Charged with Locking Up Their 13 Children
A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family’s home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though seven are adults.
Another Fatal Fire in Alexandria; Teen Killed in Latest Blaze
Officials say a 19-year-old woman has died in a fire in Alexandria, the third fire fatality in the city this month.
Gophers Get OT and Much-Needed Win over Penn State
Dupree McBrayer scored 14 of a career-high 24 points in the second half and overtime and Minnesota beat Penn State 95-84 on Monday night.
Twins Finalize Contract with Experienced Closer
Right-handed reliever Addison Reed and Minnesota have finalized a $16.75 million, two-year contract, putting another pitcher with closing experience in the back of the Twins' bullpen.
Republican Candidate Officially Launches U.S. Senate Campaign
Republican State Sen. Karin Housley is kick-starting her campaign for the U.S. Senate squarely focused on the November election.