Duluth-Area Casino Cooks Up 2,000-Pound BurgerA casino near Duluth, Minn. grilled a record-breaking whopper on Labor Day. Black Bear Casino Resort near Carlton cooked up the world-record bacon cheeseburger.
Curiocity: Interview With Ann Wilson Of ‘Heart’Well-known for their mega-hits “Barracuda,” “Crazy On You” and “Dog And Butterfly,” Heart is still rocking and recording albums after four decades of making music. Lead singer Ann Wilson took some time for a WCCO interview to discuss a number of topics, including her upcoming show in Minnesota and the band’s next album, “Fanatic.”
Minn. Senate Committee Kills Racetrack Casino Plan A state Senate committee has voted down the proposal to permit casino-style games at Minnesota horse-racing tracks.
White Earth Presents Casino Plans To Fund Vikes StadiumThe White Earth Indian Tribe thinks it has the answer to funding a new Vikings stadium -- build a casino in the Metro. The proposal comes at a time when leaders at the Capitol say they're very close to a deal on a new stadium.
White Earth Tribe Proposes Twin Cities CasinoLeaders of northwestern Minnesota's White Earth Tribe will ask the Legislature to let them build a Twin Cities-area casino as a way to help pay for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium.
Block E Developers Reiterate Casino BenefitsOnce 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.
Charges: Man Raped Woman Who Agreed To Clean Apt.A 49-year-old St. Paul man has been accused of raping a woman after she agreed to clean his apartment, according to the Ramsey County Attorney's Office.
Fire Engulfs Hinckley Casino WarehouseFire engulfed half of a warehouse near a Hinckley casino Sunday evening, firefighters said.
White Earth Tribe Offers Casino Partnership With StateThe chairwoman of the White Earth Tribal community said the tribe would be open to building a casino that would split revenue with the state.
Will Expanding Non-Indian Gaming For Stadium Cost Jobs?Minnesota's 18 Indian casinos employ more than 20,000 people, making it one of the largest industries in the state. But casino operators say expanding non-Indian gaming to help pay for a Minnesota Vikings stadium means casino job cuts of 30 percent.
Dayton Meets With Casino Supporters, Wilf On StadiumGov. 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.