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Wetterlings to hold community meeting to help people cope

The parents of an 11-year-old Minnesota boy abducted in 1989 are holding a community meeting to help central Minnesota residents cope with recent developments in the case.

Holidazzle comes to Loring Park tonight with new offerings

Minneapolis’ Holidazzle gets underway in yet another form — and location — Friday night, offering Twin Citians the chance to ice skate, drink hot cider and meet Santa Claus in Loring Park.

Russo's Rants
Mike Yeo sounds the alarm as the Wild falls to 1-4-1 in its past six

The Wild put forth an awful effort Friday during a 3-1 loss to Winnipeg

Gold in the Barn
Gophers postgame: Ugly wins are still wins

From the Gophers’ perspective, any game they can gut out or steal is a big victory.

Access Vikings
Smith, Griffen return to practice, expect to play against Falcons

The only Vikings player not practicing this morning was rookie cornerback Trae Waynes, who injured his ankle during Thursday’s practice.

Patrick Reusse
The committee has spoken: Reusse’s 2015 Turkey of the Year is ...

From a healthy pool of candidates, one honoree emerged for the annual Turkey of the Year.

Don Lindich
Sound Advice: Price comparisons are impressive, but headphones' sound is more so

Q: I purchased the $79 Grado SR60e headphones you recommended and am very pleased. Unfortunately, the open-back design leaks too much sound to be usable…

Sid Hartman
Hartman: Kill reflects on accomplishments with Gophers' football program

The Gophers turned around, on the field and off, because of ex-coach Jerry Kill's influence.

A lesbian mom feels pressure to be perfect

As much progress as we have made in our fight for equality, we still sometimes feel the pressure to be the perfect lesbian family.

Confessions of a Packers fan who married into a Vikings family

"I grew up with the Green Bay Packers, in suburban Milwaukee, the way you grow up with gravity," writes 10,000 Takes contributor Tim Gihring. Then he married into a family of Vikings fans.

Why I love buying vintage from my fashionable Minnesota forebears

Ever since I moved to Minneapolis in 2006 from a teeny-tiny farm town Up North, I’ve been collecting vintage clothing. I like a history lesson that lives in my closet.