Recent content from Jim Foster
Shorter games and more hits are good. But all of the rule changes designed to pick up the pace of baseball appear to have an unexpected consequence that the Twins need to fix.
Last year, the Vikings lost one close game after another. Why are they winning those games this season? The data shows that there are reasons up and down the roster.
The Bulldogs and Falcons meet in the NCAA tournament on Saturday. Thirty-five years ago, they played the longest title game ever. The Star Tribune's Jim Foster, a UMD student reporter at the time, recalls the classic game.
Nine states have passed legislation enabling local police to take firearms from people who are determined to be a danger to themselves or others.
The markets enjoyed 2014, and local stocks went along for the ride.
Some of the finest electric basses and guitars available are being made far from the big guitar markets, in a small house tucked away in Inver Grove Heights.