Mike Kaszuba

Reporter | Politics and government
Phone: 651-222-1672
Mike Kaszuba has been a reporter at the Star Tribune for 29 years, and has covered a wide range of government agencies including the city of Minneapolis, Hennepin County and the state of Minnesota.

Recent content from Mike Kaszuba

Mentor — or more? A look at the role of college recruiting advisers

When high school athletes seek extra recruiting advice, those offering help sometimes thrill families and irritate coaches.

Updated: December 18, 2013, - 11:29 AM

For $300, cops escort Vikings' buses to airport

Team officials say the caravan service — common throughout the National Football League and paid for by the team — is necessary for security reasons.

Updated: December 09, 2013, - 06:27 AM

Vikings' deal to play at TCF Bank Stadium was a tough bargain

E-mails show that despite public statements of a like-minded partnership, the university and the Vikings struggled to find common ground before finalizing the lease in May.

Updated: November 30, 2013, - 06:44 AM

Legal challenges weigh on Swarm

A fan website targets team president Andy Arlotta, while a suit alleging sabotage by two former employees comes to light.

Updated: November 11, 2013, - 11:26 PM

7-year-old Sara: A life (already) committed to hockey

As in many households throughout Minnesota, the debate over how-much-is-too-much with youth sports goes on almost daily in the Woll home, a modest, two-story in south Minneapolis with an aging Ford Taurus parked out front.

Updated: November 05, 2013, - 10:49 AM

Vikings owner Wilf claims 'anti-wealth bias' in N.J. court case

The legal arguments are part of the Wilfs’ appeal of a New Jersey civil case, in which a lower court judge last month ruled that the Wilfs have to pay $84.5 million in damages in a business dispute involving a New Jersey apartment complex.

Updated: October 30, 2013, - 11:16 PM

Epilepsy foundation, drug firm team up for event on Kill's turf

The charity will help sponsor a second annual epilepsy awareness event at the university’s home game today against Nebraska in another sign that Kill’s condition has become important to both charities and for-profit companies with ties to the world of epilepsy.

Updated: October 26, 2013, - 06:18 AM

Majority of ex-players agree to image compensation

More than 90 percent agreed to a proposed deal with the NFL concerning the use of their images.

Updated: October 04, 2013, - 07:05 PM

Vikings game in London costly for Twin Cities workers, businesses

Businesses people with livelihoods tied to Vikings games are measuring the loss from one less home game at the Metrodome in dollars and cents.

Updated: September 25, 2013, - 07:07 AM

Sept. 21: Wilfs own complex web of holdings in 37 states

Vikings owners own stake in 460 separate businesses and are persistent courtroom adversaries.

Updated: September 21, 2013, - 07:10 AM

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