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Texas hometown stands by local hero Adrian Peterson all day

Peterson’s attachment to Palestine remains deep and personal, and the support of his hometown has not wavered with the news of Peterson’s felony arrest for child abuse against his 4-year-old son.

Minnesota health officials educate community about Ebola

They told Twin Cities residents that the virus from Africa was unlikely to appear here.





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VikesCentric: Falling short in all three phases

The Vikings resisted answering questions about what it meant to have Adrian Peterson off the field, and though his absence was felt it's clear that the Vikings likely could …

TwinsCentric: Gleeman and the Geek sit down with Phil Miller

Aaron and John are joined by Star-Tribune Twins beat reporter Phil Miller





Scoggins: Gophers take a Texas-sized step backward

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Jerry Kill didn’t hide his displeasure about having to face his close friend, TCU coach Gary Patterson, in a matchup Saturday. “I didn’t want to play …

The Replacements at Midway: Don't ask why

No, it's not all original members. Yes, it's about making money. Despite the negatives around Saturday's hometown reunion, the Replacements shows have so far been overwhelmingly positive.

Souhan: Too big to fail? Bad week unlikely to dethrone NFL

If recent history is predictive, the most disgusting week in NFL history will culminate Sunday with a certain number of fans attending a publicly funded stadium in Minneapolis proudly …


Lost in (cyber) Space

Google needs humans helping customers

Get off social media and get social

Social media has a role in life, but nothing can top talking with your neighbors.

News and Notes for September 2014

Fall is typically a busy time of year and this September is proof of that.