5 days ago | Commentary
I don't fight. Or I haven't in 24 years. The last time I was in a serious physical battle that did not end in a handshake was in preschool. A kid challenged me in the hallway. I flattened him with a little-kid roundhouse, then promptly retired fro...
12 days ago | Commentary
“Go to a hotel.” These four words, uttered by a Dakota County sheriff’s deputy, are the only reasonable thing that’s been said about the sad tale of two Minnesota legislators caught, quite literally, with their pants down. Last month, an episode o...
4 years ago | Longform
Joe Sonneker is the prototype of a Midwestern dairy farmer. Layered in flannel and a tan Carhartt jacket, his hulking physique bespeaks a man who has spent nearly his entire 64 years performing chores, a student of hard labor since he was old enou...
4 years ago | Media
WCCO's I-Team broke an investigative story on Monday, reporting that a Chinatown meat market in New York City was buying dogs from Minnesota and selling them as food in the Big Apple.It was the kind of story reporters dream about -- an investigati...
4 years ago | Politics
Jesse Ventura got his lawsuit against TSA pat-downs thrown out on jurisdictional grounds, and today Ventura held a press conference to vent his frustration with the American legal system.So, now, of course, the former governor wants to becom...
4 years ago | Sports
Minnesota Wild winger Cal Clutterbuck is known for a few things. First, there's that great name of his.Clutterbuck's also one of the most prolific hitmen in the NHL: A couple years back, while playing for the Wild, Clutterbuck set the all time rec...