A day after Jeff Johnson won the MNGOP gubernatorial primary, the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) came out swinging.You see, during a speech to the Southwest Metro Tea Party earlier this year, Johnson vowed to "go all Scott Walker on Minnesota" if he's elected. ... More >>
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McBride at a rave in 2009Techno DJ and Twin Cities promoter Woody McBride announced set times for what he's calling "The Twin Cities Biggest Funnest Electronic Dance Music Super Event" taking place tonight at First Avenue. The event begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 2 a.m.As of right now, McBride is s ... More >>
University of Minnesota student Casey Carlson fell pretty flat last night and was quickly pummeled by the judges. Only her hotness can save her now.
Former Minnesota Senator and lifelong Republican Dave Durenberger on the rise of the new Bush Republicans in Minnesota and elsewhere
Is Mary Kiffmeyer's crusade against the state's biggest counties political hackery?
What they're saying about madam secretary
Pawlenty continues his slash-and-burn crusade to cut health care
Health care took the most visible hits at the Legislature this year, and the future only looks bleaker: Linda Berglin, the only DFLer who stood and fought Pawlenty's cuts.
The Twins slow start is nothing to be concerned about, and fans have the Detroit Tigers to thank for that.
Despite balky starting pitching and an infield that collectively swings a small stick, the Twins hang in there
Mark Stenglein climbed out of a Dickensian childhood to become a business success and one of Hennepin County's most powerful politicians. Now he thinks he's ready to be mayor of Minneapolis.
Hennepin County leads the next round of tobacco litigation
Handicapping the races in baseball's first full season since 1993.
A view from the cheap seats of baseball past, present, and future.