:::: UPDATE :::: Today, Kluwe's lawyer, Clayton Halunen, announced plans to file suit against the Vikings have been put on hold, pending further settlement discussions between his client and the organization. Halunen said he plans to push for release of the full report as part of any agreement.We co ... More >>
In late January, somebody posted this tweet on an online forum called "Roger confessions" -- "did @R_Sagehorn3 actually make out with [name of female school teacher]."Reid Sagehorn himself sarcastically replied, "Actually yeah." A suspension and school transfer later, Sagehorn is now suing Rogers Po ... More >>
Around 2 a.m. on October 27, 2012, Paul Bueltel and a friend were sitting in Bueltel's father's vehicle on the side of a road in Coates consulting a GPS system when a car pulled up behind them.Unsure who was in the car, Bueltel began pulling away. But then the vehicle turned on its em ... More >>
Early Sunday morning, 24-year-old Isaac Kolstad was left in critical condition following a knockout punch/kick to head combo allegedly delivered by Trevor Shelley and Philip Nelson, respectively. (Read the backstory here.)Nelson, a former Minnesota Mr. Football and Gophers starting quarterback, has ... More >>
A wrongful death lawsuit pertaining to the officer-involved shooting of Terrance Franklin on May 9 of last year alleges that racist cops executed Franklin, then engaged in a campaign intended to cover up their wrongdoing by publicly demonizing him.The lawsuit, which is expected to be filed today, do ... More >>
John LaDue, the Waseca high school student who allegedly planned to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the Columbine massacre with a homicidal rampage of his own, will have a hard time using an insanity defense if his case makes it to trial, Twin Cities lawyer, legal expert, and media personality R ... More >>
Yesterday evening, Minneapolis Public Schools announced that class is canceled today and tomorrow at schools in the city that don't have air conditioning.With temperatures hovering around 90 degrees, that makes sense, but it raises the question -- why in God's name was class held Monday, Tuesday, an ... More >>
One interesting new tidbit from the Strib's Amy Koch exposé has to do with how news of Koch's affair with then-staffer Michael Brodkorb circulated back in December 2011.SEE ALSO: Amy Koch owns bowling alley, offers up unfortunate quote while talking about itTurns out news was spoon-fed to WCCO by l ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Donald Driver throws cleat to young fan, middle-aged woman rips it away [VIDEO]-- Packers' Clay Matthews stars in adult diaper commercial, tries on Depends [VIDEO]-- Sad Packers Fan video: Is it wrong to enjoy it this much?It's not news that people take the Packers pretty seriously in Gr ... More >>
Wright County's controversial handling of Eddie Mosley's rape charge may have had deadly consequences.Last month, Mosley, 34, received a summons in the mail at his St. Louis home informing him he'd been charged with raping a 15-year-old relative in Minnesota last October and would have to appear in ... More >>
When asked if he thinks Coleman will lose the election trial, his lawyer says he expects they will be appealing. And it looks like this case could be heading to the Minnesota Supreme Court.
The strip the Strib choked on If there's one recurring myth from the right that needs to be laid to rest, it's that the Star Tribune is a socialist rag of the worst sort. While the editorial pages often carry the stench of lefty days gone by, there's all kinds of evidence that the Star and Sickle (o ... More >>
Why a smoking ban won't work
Minnesota's senators were supposed to be the type to stand up for social programs, the environment, and civil liberties. So why are critics left and right accusing them of lying down on the job?
Todd Jones was tapped as only a temporary fill-in, but he's at the top of a very short list to replace U.S. Attorney David Lillehaug