Our September installment of the MPR "Voices of Minnesota" series features Minnesota baseball stars Paul Molitor and Kirby Puckett. Elizabeth Stawicki interviews Molitor. Jim Bickal interviews Puckett. Howard Sinker conversation and call-in after the interviews.
Even though it's the middle of January, this may be a big day for Minnesota baseball. Results of this year's Hall of Fame balloting will be announced today (Tues) and two of Minnesota's own -- a Saint Paul native and a twelve-year Twin -- are strong candidates for enshrinement.
The move to build a new Twins stadium with partial state funding cleared a crucial legislative committee today (THURSDAY). The favorable vote comes just one day before the first deadline for committee action -- but the legislation still faces significant obstacles.
There's a big test for the Minnesota Twins stadium proposal at the capitol today Thursday. Today is the final chance for the Senate State and Local Government Operations Committee to vote on the bill before the Legislature's first deadline tomorrow Friday. Some lawmakers say their constituents