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Sid Hartman

2-5-14 Sid Hartman Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

National Signing Day….listen to what Sid thinks by clicking the link above!

02/05/2014

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Timberwolves, Lynx To Open New Practice Facility

The Minnesota Timberwolves have finalized a plan to build a practice facility across the street from their arena in a vacant former movie theater.

02/04/2014

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Wolves, Lynx, Mayo Clinic Unveil New Plans For ‘Block E’

Soon enough, the area known as Block E may be better known as Mayo Clinic Square. The plan to retrofit the much beleaguered Block E in downtown Minneapolis was unveiled on Tuesday afternoon. The transition should be complete by fall 2015.

02/04/2014

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Block E To Undergo Major Renovation By Late 2014

After months of Block E standing for “Block Empty” there’s a new plan in place to bring some life to the desolate area in downtown Minneapolis.

11/25/2013

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Local Artists Needed For Hennepin Avenue Display

Calling all artists. A new project is being launched in Block E and the Hennepin Theater Trust wants your work. The idea is to give business owners a whole new perspective on what available usable space can offer them, energizing the area by filling blank store front canvasses with art.

08/08/2013

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Block E In Downward Spiral As Theater Closes

The movie theater located in downtown Minneapolis’ troubled Block E closed its doors on Sunday night.

09/24/2012

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Block E AMC To Close In Minneapolis

The movie theater in Block E is now the latest to pack up and leave.

09/12/2012

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Block E Developers Reiterate Casino Benefits

Once the epicenter of entertainment in downtown Minneapolis, Block E is now struggling to stay alive. Now, the developers of the struggling Block E are prepared to join the stadium debate — placing a wager that they could be the saving grace.

01/20/2012

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Dayton Meets With Casino Supporters, Wilf On Stadium

Gov. Mark Dayton is continuing to meet with supporters of a new Vikings stadium Wednesday, including one group who says they have a plan to pay for it.

10/19/2011

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Block E’s Hard Rock Cafe To Close

It seems another Block E business has bit the dust. Officials say the Hard Rock Cafe, located at 600 Hennepin Ave. S. in Minneapolis, will close its doors on Sept. 30.

09/07/2011

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Is A Downtown Mpls. Casino Worth Betting On?

For more than 30 years, efforts to bring vitality and safety to downtown Minneapolis have struggled over Block E. But plans unveiled in a slick news conference on Wednesday aim to change the outlook.

05/04/2011

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‘Block E’ Casino Complex Plans Unveiled

Developers have unveiled their plans for turning the Block E entertainment complex in downtown Minneapolis into a casino.

05/04/2011

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Man Stabbed Near Block E

A man was stabbed multiple times near Block E in downtown Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon.

03/02/2011

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Concern Over Proposed Casino In Minneapolis’ Block E

Not everyone is excited about the idea of building a casino downtown Minneapolis.

02/23/2011

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Casino In Minneapolis’ Block E? New Owner Exploring Idea

The new owner of Block E in downtown Minneapolis is taking a gamble.

02/22/2011

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