Wisconsin Lawmakers Meeting On Arena DealWisconsin lawmakers are meeting to try to hash out a deal on a new Milwaukee Bucks arena.
AP Source: Twins, Pelfrey Agree For 2 Years, $11MA person with direct knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Twins have agreed with right-hander Mike Pelfrey on an $11 million, two-year contract.
Minn. Cities, Counties To Catch Sales Tax BreakMinnesota city and county governments have a good reason to wait until after the holidays to do any major shopping: Starting Jan. 1, much of the stuff they buy will be tax-free.
Deal Reached On $97M Target Center Renovation PlanMore open spaces, premium seating and even a new restaurant looking out over Target Field are just some of the planned improvements for the aging Target Center.
Musicians Reject The Latest Offer From Orch. ManagementIt appears the end to the ongoing dispute between the Minnesota Orchestra musicians and its management is not over yet. Thursday, the musicians rejected the latest offer from the orchestra management.
Talking Points: Wilfs' Fraud Issues & The Vikings StadiumThe Metropolitan Sport Facilities Authority was supposed to vote later this week on some of the final agreements for the Vikings stadium deal. But those votes have been postponed after Gov. Mark Dayton called for a review of the nearly $1 billion stadium plan.
Pekovic, Timberwolves Agree On New 5-Year DealThe Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a five-year deal with restricted free agent center Nikola Pekovic. Wolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders tweets that the deal is done. Saunders and Pekovic's agent, Jeff Schwartz, spent more than a month negotiating the deal, which was completed on Wednesday.
Budinger, Wolves Agree On $16M Deal The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a three-year, $16 million deal with free agent swingman Chase Budinger.
Wild, Rangers Pull Off Pre-Draft Deal The Rangers have acquired defenseman Justin Falk from the Minnesota Wild on Sunday for the rights to forward Benn Ferriero and a sixth-round pick in next year's draft.
Kirilenko Opts Out Of Final Year Of Wolves DealAndrei Kirilenko has decided to opt out of the final year of his contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves and will become a free agent. Kirilenko informed the Timberwolves of his decision on Saturday, the deadline that was written into the two-year deal he signed last summer.
Dayton, Minn. DFL Leaders Reach Budget Deal Gov. Mark Dayton and the Legislature's top Democrats announced an agreement Sunday to raise taxes on Minnesota's wealthier residents and cigarette sales and to spend the extra money on public schools and colleges, as well as on other areas.
Talking Points: Deadline To A Budget Deal, Tax BillThe scheduled end of the legislative session is just two weeks from Monday and the state legislature is far from a deal on the critical issue of a budget and tax bill.