As Timberwolves battle for NBA crown, off-court dispute simmers over team's ownership

Glen Taylor sat on one side of the court Monday night during Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, Marc Lore and Alex Rodriguez sat on the other.

Behind the Wolves defense: 'Divorced parents trying to co-parent'

Rudy Gobert and Elston Turner have a unique, and sometimes angry, relationship.
Minnesota Timberwolves minority owners Marc Lore, Alex Rodriguez during Game 1 of the NBA Western Conference finals at Target Center in Minneapolis, M
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Minnesota Timberwolves minority owners Marc Lore, Alex Rodriguez during Game 1 of the NBA Western Conference finals at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minn., on Wednesday, May 22, 2024.

Minneapolis wonders: Was rideshare deal worth the trouble?

Even though they sacrificed local control, council members lauded the new statewide Uber and Lyft driver pay plan as the strongest in nation. Critics disagree.
Business

Ex-Honeywell engineer's invention could power EVs. Could it be weaponized, too?

A crew from the nonprofit organization Pacific Wrecks paired with the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center in Superior, Wis., to find the wrecka
Local

WWII fighter plane flown by WWII ace Richard I. Bong found in New Guinea

Despite 31 points from forward Napheesa Collier (24, shown in an earlier game against Seattle), the Lynx lost 83-82 in overtime to the Sun in Connecti
Sports

Lynx fall from ranks of the unbeaten in 83-82 overtime loss to Sun

Angela Woosley, a mortician, waited a couple hours to get a whiff of the corpse flower named Horace at it  bloomed at the Como Conservatory in St. Pau
Local

Does Como Conservatory's blooming corpse flower really smell like a corpse? The experts weigh in.

Roseville police officer Zach Wiesner and his K-9 Rooster demonstrated tactical drills Thursday during St. Paul police dog graduation ceremonies at Ti
Local

St. Paul police celebrate K-9s — and their human partners — at graduation ceremony

A male pup from the Windsong pack ventures outside its den on May 6 near Kabetogama, Minn.
Local

Video shows wolf fishing for spawning suckers in northern Minnesota

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The Timberwolves run takes me back to a day 35 years ago with Dad

He wasn't that into sports. But he knew I was. So we took a road trip together to the Wolves' first ever draft party.

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