How would you describe yesterday's aroma?

Ewww.

Mpls. schools execs are semi-finalists for Robbinsdale job

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Michael Thomas, the district's chief of schools, and Cecelia Saddler, associate superintendent for high schools, will both be interviewed for the superintendency Tuesday night.

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Murray, Boddy-Calhoun named to Bednarik Award watch list

The two Gophers senior cornerbacks were among 80 players overall, including 13 cornerbacks, named to the list.
Sports
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Chris Paul (3) passed the ball as he was defended by Kevin Garnett (21...

Garnett agrees to 2-year deal; Wolves sign Towns, Jones

Wolves' signing of Kevin Garnett and Nemanja Bjelica can be finalized Thursday when NBA negotiating moratorium ends.
Twins
July 7
Ryan O'Rourke

Postgame: Twins tweak bullpen with addition of O'Rourke

The Twins on Monday sent down struggling lefthander Aaron Thompson after another rough outing on Sunday.
Blogs
July 6

Thunder & Smoke: Canadian Blazes Spark Mid-Summer Smog - Wettest July 6 on Record

Yesterday was a strange day; dark, wet and smoky - like the sky couldn't quite make up its mind what to do next. Expect more sun today, muffled by more smoke from hundreds of fires blazing upwind, from Saskatchewan to Alaska. We get a break from the record rains - dry weather may spill over into Friday, but at the rate we're going it may be a long, smoky summer.
Twins
July 6
Brian Dozier

Souhan blog: No Dozier? Really?

In the case of Brian Dozier being left off the American League All-Star team, at least pending the final five voting for the last spot on the roster, puzzlement (if not outrage) is appropriate.
Local
July 6

Minneapolis police ask for shooting witnesses to come forward

Minneapolis police are investigating a string of early morning Sunday shootings.
Local
July 6

Aug. 21, 1860: Mississippi slave wins her freedom in Minnesota

Eliza Winston, 30, arrived from Mississippi as chattel and, thanks to a Minneapolis judge, left as a free woman.
Twins
July 6

Twins-Orioles: Twins place Pressly on DL with lat strain

Twins open a three-game series against Baltimore tonight, part of a seven-game homestand that takes them into the All-Star break
Variety
July 6

New signs that Garrison Keillor may retire next season

Comments from "Prairie Home" host and just released schedule add to speculation that he may indeed be retiring after all.
Local
July 6

The Ubiquitous Granny-Square Afghan

I remember it well.
Variety
July 6

An increase in earth temperature will chase birds north

Our periodic report on CO2 in the atmosphere
Variety
July 6

Justin Vernon's Eaux Claires Fest unveils its full inaugural schedule

Vernon's hometown party will be topped off Friday by Spoon and the National, while his own Bon Iver headlines Saturday.
Sports
July 6
Mike Hastings

MSU Mankato gives hockey coach Hastings eight-year contract

The Mavericks have the best record in Division I men's hockey over the past three seasons.
Vikings
July 6
Josh Robinson

Vikings deep at cornerback despite Robinson injury

Fortunately for the Vikings, they stocked up on cornerbacks this offseason with the additions of veteran Terence Newman and rookie Trae Waynes.
Local
July 6

SouthWest Transit debuts dial-a-ride service for area residents

SouthWest Transit's new dial-a-ride service is up an running and this week residents of Eden Prairie can try it out for free.
July 6

Sen. Branden Petersen not running for re-election to MN Senate

Sen. Branden Petersen, R-Andover, announced on Twitter today that he is not running for re-election.
Sports
July 6
Former Gopher Sam Warning

Wild announces Development Camp roster, scrimmages at the X

The Wild announced 46 players, including roster hopeful Mike Reilly to the July 9-14 camp. Two open scrimmages are scheduled at the X.
Local
July 6

Walker, Wisconsin lawmakers retreat from public records overhaul

A near universal outcry against the secrecy move prompted the reversal.
Local
July 6

Mudslide repairs begin on West River Parkway

The work is expected to wrap up in late October.
Sports
July 6
Karl-Anthony Towns

Wolves roster set for Las Vegas summer league

Wiggins, Muhammad, Dieng will practice but not play games with Wolves' Vegas team.