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Minnesota Twins vs Cleveland Guardians Game 1 6/28/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

Minnesota Twins vs Cleveland Guardians Game 1 6/28/2022 Picks Predictions Previews. The Minnesota Twins will go against the Cleveland Guardians in MLB Game 1 action in Progressive Field, OH, on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at 7:10 PM ET. Due to their outstanding season, the Twins anticipate being in the race for their division for the foreseeable future.

David McCormack To Sign Exhibit 10 Deal With Timberwolves

Undrafted Kansas big man David McCormack has agreed to join the Timberwolves for summer league and training camp, agent Gary Durrant tells Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports (Twitter link). Zac Boyer of confirms McCormack will be signing an Exhibit 10 contract. McCormack, a member of the Jayhawks’ championship team...

Man arrested after kidnapping woman at workplace, holding her for hours inside Brooklyn Park home

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. -- A Twin Cities man was arrested Friday after he allegedly kidnapped a woman and held her against her will for several hours inside his home. The Brooklyn Park Police Department says the woman, who knew the man, was able to break free around 3:30 p.m., when she fled the home and got neighbors to call for help. The 911 caller reported what happened as a domestic assault. Officers responded to the neighborhood and stopped the man as he was driving way. He was arrested without incident. The victim told officers that the man kidnapped her around 6 a.m. while she was arriving at her workplace in nearby Plymouth. The man drove her to his home in the north Minneapolis suburb, where he held the woman against her will for roughly nine hours. 

Four Minn. cities get state money to study petroleum leak sites

Four Minnesota cities are receiving state funding to analyze whether leaded gasoline from leaking storage tanks is putting their drinking water at risk. The Legislature approved $200,000 to investigate petroleum leak sites in Paynesville, Alexandria, Foley and Blaine. The additional study comes in the wake of a former Minnesota Pollution...
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Ex-Minneapolis officer who killed 911 caller leaves prison

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman who called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home in 2017 has been released from prison on parole. The state Department of Corrections says 36-year-old Mohamed Noor was released Monday morning and...

Prison inmate sentenced for dealing meth from behind bars

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An inmate serving time for dealing methamphetamine was convicted was sentenced Monday to an additional 29 years behind bars for running a drug trafficking operation from behind bars. Marco Antonio Avila, 37, was previously sentenced in 2018 to 26 years in prison for distributing...

AG Ellison joins live national panel on gun violence

MINNEAPOLIS — Tuesday morning we'll hear from Attorney General Keith Ellison about crime and police accountability as he joins leaders across the country for a live forum on public safety. At 8:00 a.m. CST, Ellison is speaking at a live forum hosted by the Washington Post. The forum will...

Justin Jefferson Already Has Sights Set on Ohio

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson is slicing and dicing NFL and Vikings record books, but his long-term goals are even broader. Last week, Jefferson joined Patrick Claybon on NFL Network to explain his desire for Hall of Fame induction in Canton, Ohio. Jefferson is likely 20 years away from that day — if he makes it at all — but his goal is to earn the NFL’s highest individual honor.

Q&A with Leigh Finke, who could be Minnesota’s first out trans lawmaker

Leigh Finke has worked in politics and activism for years — volunteering for campaigns, organizing, and most recently working for the ACLU. But being a candidate herself is new. Finke, a single mom who lives in a rented home in the Midway neighborhood of St. Paul, will be on the August primary ballot to be […] The post Q&A with Leigh Finke, who could be Minnesota’s first out trans lawmaker appeared first on Minnesota Reformer.

Man killed after being run over by horses and carriage in central Minnesota

(Saint Cloud, MN) -- Authorities say a 44-year-old man from Isanti is dead after being run over by one of his horses during an event Sunday at the Saint Cloud Municipal Athletic Center. The man had brought his Clydesdales and a carriage to offer rides in the parking lot, but lost control of the horses while he was walking them on a lead. They continued running with the man’s five-year-old son in the carriage but were stopped when it got caught in a tree. The victim died at Saint Cloud Hospital.

Wild bid farewell to team dog Celly

Saying goodbye is part of life for an NHL team, as each year players leave for other teams and opportunities, or hang up their skates while calling it a career. But today's "so long" is as tough or tougher than most, as it involves a team member whose loyalty might be his number one trait.

Minneapolis Police Investigating Shooting Death as Homicide

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News)- It appears there's been another murder in Minneapolis, where police have already investigated more than 40 homicides. Officers were called to the scene of the shooting in a residential area just after 1 p.m. on Monday. Responding officers found a male in his 30’s with potentially life-threatening gunshot wounds. Officers, EMS and firefighters performed life-saving measures at the scene. An ambulance crew transported the man to a hospital where he died from his injuries.

Can metaverse crime have real world consequences?

MINNEAPOLIS — As life in the metaverse becomes more complex, crime has begun to surface. That has led many to question if a virtual crime can be prosecuted in the physical world. Women are coming forward with claims of unwelcome behavior towards their avatar such as stalking, assault and...