Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. We get things going this week with an enthralling live performance from Weird Visions, which features Holly Hansen from Zoo Animal, Grant Cutler, and Arlen Peiffer. We've al ... More >>
In case you haven't noticed -- and judging by the attendance you haven't -- Joe Mauer is hurt again. As of today, he's hitting .314 and putting up a better year than the last, but it's still not enough for the Homer Hanky-less crowds at Target Field this season. People are getting impatient, b ... More >>
Just a day before the Minnesota legislature approved a bill that will fund a new, nearly $1 billion Vikings stadium, Time Magazine named the Metrodome the worst stadium in the whole country.And while many of us have fond memories of watching the Twins and the Vikes under a Teflon roof while sitting ... More >>
Keith AllisonNick Blackburn was one of the few bright spots this weekend. Let me sum up the Twins' futility this way: After Toronto's Jose Bautista launched his fifth home run this series on Sunday (and third that game), he came within two of matching the Twins entire team output. The Twins ... More >>
City PagesThe guy in the circled cart narrowly escaped the snowpocalypse when the Metrodome roof collapsed.Someone was inside the Metrodome and on the sideline as the roof of the Metrodome began to collapse, according to a video analysis.A commenter pointed out to us that despite official word th ... More >>
Fans of the Minnesota Twins are clearly flying high after our beloved local 9 clinched the Central Division title late Tuesday night (their 6th title in 9 years). And, perfectly timed to celebrate the occasion and to get all of us psyched for the postseason (as if we weren't, already), avid Twins ... More >>
Portrait of the hitter
Were you there? Reader impressions encouraged.
Throwing knives at critics hasn't undercut the group's popularity
The Wolves believe in life after Kevin Garnett
Twins Hero Kirby Puckett Had Many Flaws, and So Does a New Play About Him
Rod Carew: Sometimes it's best not to swing for the fences
Here is the final hour--save for a brief gap while the videotape was being replaced--of the Minnesota House testimony on the Twins stadium bill, after all the amendments had been considered.
The Twins Are Playing Like Their Early Slump Is Behind Them. Maybe.
For the country boy from West Virginia, saying the right thing doesn't count for much. Keeping it real does.
A few innings in the Metrodome's Rally Room
When it comes to luring fans out to the ballpark, the home team needs to get even more creative
What makes Sid Hartman cry?
Rising rap star Slug is a master at putting words in order. Now why won't his life fall into place?
The Twins, by the (dismal) numbers
A handful of Twins even the most cynical fan could find it in his heart to root for
Twins manager Tom Kelly has done a better job of deflecting criticism than developing players
Sports columnists won't bite the hand that feeds them.
Thirteen years after Calvin Griffith threw up his hands and sold the Twins to Carl Pohlad, his son Clark is back with a bid to buy the team and make sure it stays in Minnesota. Why? Because he figures that's the way it ought to be.
How sports are wrecking schools.
There is no place to mark "none of the above" on our election ballots.
Whether the 1996-97 Timberwolves will make their perennially promised leap forward depends in large measure on the chemistry between three of the team's key pairings: Kevin McHale and Flip Saunders; Kevin Garnett and Stephon Marbury; and Tom Gugliotta and
Twins manager Tom Kelly believes in the simple things: a hard day's work and a steady hand at the wheel.