During the twilight of the now-adjourned legislative session, it became clear that state lawmakers had all but discarded any work on new stadium proposals. This was a particular fall from grace for the Twins, who had brokered a deal with Hennepin County whose passage, just weeks earlier, seemed a forgone conclusion. Now that that's over, it's worth recalling mid-June, when the owners of the proposed ballpark site announced that they had teamed with an international real estate developer to fast-track the transformation of their downtown Minneapolis parcels--with or... More >>>