Talking Points: General Mills Reverses Lawsuit ChangeIt is rare that big business news breaks on a Saturday night before a holiday. But that is what happened at 10 p.m. last night when General Mills chose to announce it was reversing a days-old policy, in which the company tried to get consumers to give up their right to sue.
Surly Brewing Building Its New 'Destination Brewery'Surly Brewing Company is kicking off the development of its new "Destination Brewery." Founder Omar Ansari said the 8.3-acre site will feature a 50,000 square foot building with a brewery, a beer garden, and restaurant.
Disc Golf's Popularity Exploding, For Better & For WorseEvery sport, at some point in time, goes through it -- an evolution. Whether it was baseball players wearing gloves, facemasks in football, wooden tennis rackets or dimpled golf balls, the only thing that stays the same about sports is that they're always changing.
Esme's Blog: 'Purse-onal' Style And The NFLIt has been a long time since I have been to a Vikings game, far longer since I went anywhere with a toddler toting a diaper bag. A check on the Vikings' website for tickets to the upcoming Cleveland Browns game revealed the cheapest tickets in the upper deck of the Metrodome are a hefty $72.
Going To A Vikings Game This Year? Learn The New Bag RulesAt training camp on Wednesday, the Vikings demonstrated the NFL's new bag policy. In an effort to ensure stadium safety, NFL teams are limiting the size and the type of bags that can be brought in. There are three types: a clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC bag that does not exceed 12 inches by six inches by 12 inches. Screeners will then easily be able to see if fans are carrying prohibited items.
Light Rail Routes RenamedStarting Friday, each route the light rail takes is getting a new name. They'll be colors instead of being named after streets, or the areas they serve. The Hiawatha Light Rail Line will now be called the Metro Blue Line.
Schaffhausen Plea Change Rescheduled For ThursdayThe River Falls, Wis. man, accused of killing his three daughters last July, was expected to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday. Instead, no plea was made.
Schaffhausen May Change Plea In Daughters' DeathsThe River Falls, Wis., man accused of killing his three daughters plans to change his plea to guilty in a Wisconsin court on Wednesday.
Big Ten Discusses Beefing Up Football Schedules The Big Ten is considering cutting back on the cupcakes.
Minn. AG: Law Permits Change In Ballot Title Minnesota's attorney general argued Monday that Secretary of State Mark Ritchie was acting within his power when he revised the title of a ballot measure that would amend the state constitution to ban gay marriage.
Opinion: 8.2 Percent Unemployment Rate Won’t Reelect ObamaOf all the signs leading to a defeat for President Barack Obama in the presidential election of 2012, the most glaring sign is the 8.2% unemployment rate.
Big Change In High School Baseball BatsIn just a few days, four people have been killed in the Brooklyn Park suburb. Now, police are meeting with residents to talk about the homicides – and offer solutions to the violence.