MNGOP-endorsed U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden's first major TV ad elicited criticism, and considering "groin gate," how could he possibly have expected otherwise? But instead of taking it on the chin or defending the head-scratching spot, his campaign decided to purge his Facebook page of negat ... More >>
It's hard enough to perform at an NFL level as it is. But can you imagine trying to do so while still reeling from last night's booze bender?That's the situation former Vikings linebacker Erin Henderson says he was in last season before he was arrested for DWI and pot possession on November 19 and t ... More >>
Sure, it's not quite on the level of the Vikings All-Arrested team we wrote about a few years ago, but following Dante Cunningham's arrests (the plural is not a typo), the Minnesota Timberwolves can now go eight deep with a squad made up exclusively of players who landed in the crime blotter while p ... More >>
-- Update at bottom -- Terry Hardy, a 37-year-old Hastings resident and head coach of the gymnastics team at Park High School in Cottage Grove, has been placed on administrative leave for allegedly tattooing a 15-year-old girl without her parents' permission.SEE ALSO: Dance coach fired following per ... More >>
More information has emerged about Michael Mangan, the 42-year-old St. Paul man who was recently arrested and charged with making terroristic threats after his alleged plan to kill his ex-wife and six others who wronged him during his divorce came to light. THE BACKSTORY: St. Paul man's letter to co ... More >>
At 6:01 on Monday night, they started arriving at Bullwinkle Saloon on Seven Corners: the formerly undead, this time on the hunt not for brains (or Brain Belt Beer) but for phones. And driver's licenses. And wallets. And keys. See Also: - Zombie Pub Crawl 2013: The Ultimate Guide to the Undead - Zo ... More >>
An in-depth look at David Tyner, the "Cathouse" killer, and his victims
-- Original post from afternoon of May 14; updates at bottom --Around 6:30 pm. last Friday, 16-year-old Erika Borgstrom texted her mother with a simple message: "I LOVE YOU." Her mother thought she was making a trip to a music store in River Falls. But Erika didn't come home, and her mother's subseq ... More >>
In 2006, the Twins suspended Bert Blyleven after he said, "We gotta do this thing fuckin' thing over again because I just fucked it up" as botched a pregame video voiceover he didn't realize was being broadcast live.SEE ALSO: Jamie Kuntz kicked off NoDak college football team after kissing boyfriend ... More >>
Yesterday, Maple Grove High School officials held a news conference to talk about how the school is responding to a scandal that resulted in suspensions for 13 players and for the head coach, Gary Stefano.SEE ALSO: Maple Grove high school hockey scandal reportedly involved player sex tape Officials ... More >>
PropagandhiTriple Rock Social Club, MinneapolisNovember 7, 2012Seeing Propagandhi play the Triple Rock on the day after a historically Democratic election is the kind of synchronicity that leads to legendary shows, and this one did not disappoint. The club was packed elbow to ass and the pit was a m ... More >>
SEE ALSO: Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]During a scrimmage on Saturday night, Vikings rookie receiver Greg Childs, the team's fourth-round pick in this year's draft, jumped to catch a pass that was thrown slightly behind him. The ball sailed over his head and ... More >>
See also: Tim Pawlenty's vice presidential stock spikes on Intrade See also: Tim Pawlenty undergoing "intensive review" as Romney's possible VP choiceGawker has a blog post up today ripping Mitt Romney's potential running mates, including former governor Tim Pawlenty. Gawker scribe Mobutu Sese Sek ... More >>
The Current's 7th Birthday Party, Day 2With Polica, Suicide Commandos, Sims, and Haley BonarFirst Avenue, MinneapolisSaturday, January 28, 2012View a slideshow from the concert here and coverage of night one here.Was it arrogant of the Current to think that a two-night birthday was appropriate? W ... More >>
So you're sitting in the torture chamber that is the Target Center. How do you make the time fly by? Check out the weirdos and hotties sitting in the seats.
Rudy Gay is long and lithe and has Pippen-esque qualities. Don't you think 'Rudy' is kind of a funny name for a basketball player, though?
Skirt @ Uptown Bar From today's A-List: "Twin Cities musicians sure have a hard time limiting themselves to one band. The latest mash-up is Skirt, a pop-rock outfit featuring Linnea Mohn (Coach Said Not To), Scott Hefte (Seymore Saves the World, Superdanger), and Michelle Roche (um, the Mankato Sym ... More >>
1. No rest for the weary 2. Where was Foye? 3. Give credit where credit is due
1. Too many goats 2. Calling out McCants 3. Tough sledding this week
Honeydogs's leader Adam Levy went into the hospital Thursday night and is having an emergency appendectomy today.
Fort Wilson Riot are in fact composing a five-part suite about globalization, Yankee arrogance, mystical birds, pirates, and more than can be here explained, with music sometimes reminiscent of Sondheim and Beethoven, and yes that might be extravagantly ambitious for a four-piece rock band with only ... More >>