Local

Twins Win Series Opener

Offense keyed a win for the Twins in the opener of a three game series with the White Sox.

Joe Mauer went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer to power the Twins in a 7-5 win over the White Sox at Target Field.  Ryan Doumit added a pair of RBI while going 3-for-4 and Trevor Plouffe also knocked in a couple of runs for Minnesota.  Jared Burton recorded the win in relief while Glen Perkins notched his 17th save as the Twins won their second in three games. 

  The Twins continue their three-game series with the Chicago White Sox tonight at Target Field.  Kevin Correia will get the ball for the Twins.  He sits at 5-and-4 with a 3.97 ERA in 13 starts this season.  The Sox will counter with Chris Sale, who is 5-and-5 with a 2.43 ERA.

Recent Headlines

in National

Making headlines this week

AP703639293459_11

A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

in Local

Bill Approved to Address Elderly Abuse

state capitol pierre

The South Dakota House State Affairs Committee approved a bill (Friday) that would set up an elder abuse task force in the state.

in Agriculture

Farm Bill Deadline Today

farming1

Today is the deadline for farmers to make some key decisions governing their operations under the new farm bill.

in Agriculture

Fast Food Companies Support RFS Repeal

CornDry

Representatives of White Castle, Wendy’s And Arby’s Fast Food companies are urging support for legislation to repeal the Renewable Fuel Standard.

in Agriculture

Trans Canada Temporarily Loses Eminent Domain

Keystone XL

The York County Nebraska District Court has issued a temporary injunction against Trans Canada which disallows their use of eminent domain.