Local

Twins Fall Twice

It was anything but a Sunday stroll in the park for the Twins.  Ian Desmond lifted an RBI double in the seventh that sent the Nationals to a 5-4 win over the Twins in Washington, DC.  The victory sealed a doubleheader sweep after the Nats took the first of the twinbill, 7-0.  Chris Herrmann was 3-for-4 with two RBI while Pedro Florimon poked a two-run homer for Minnesota. The Twins have dropped four-of-five.

The Twins return to Minnesota to open a nine-game homestand tomorrow night against the Phillies.  Minnesota will also host the Tigers and White Sox on the homestand.  P.J. Walters take the mound in tomorrow’s opener.  Walters is 2-and-1.  The Phils will counter with left-hander Cole Hamels, who is 2-and-9.

Recent Headlines

59 mins ago in Local

Iowa House Republicans Introduce $7.3 Billion Dollar Budget

Fresh
MoneyDollars

Iowa House Republicans are proposing a state budget that will spend just over seven-point-three BILLION dollars next year.

7 hours ago in National

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia dead at 79

scalia

Scalia, appointed to the top U.S. court in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan, was known for his strident conservative views and theatrical flair in the courtroom.

8 hours ago in Local

Iowa Universities Request $20 Million Dollars More

College

The presidents of Iowa's three public universities were at the statehouse, asking legislators to boost state funding for the schools by more than 20 million dollars.

12 hours ago in Local

Opposition Grows to Expanded Gambling in Nebraska

gambling

Gambling With the Good Life has come out against three initiative petitions to expand gambling in Nebraska.

17 hours ago in Local

SD Governor Dennis Daugaard Still Expects Deal on Medicaid

daugaard

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard says the dialogue with federal officials over Medicaid expansion is continuing.