No Snow Has Metro Outfitter Starting After-Christmas Sale EarlyWhile it might have felt cold on Thursday, the long stretch of mild temperatures and no snow have had winter retailers feeling the heat to make up for lagging sales.
Faribault Woolen Mill Co. Holds Huge Warehouse Sale
Single-Game Vikings Tickets Go On SaleThere’s only one month left until the Minnesota Vikings start their preseason games, and single-game tickets went on sale Tuesday.
Wal-Mart Announces Online Sale To Rival Amazon's 'Prime Day'Walmart announced Monday morning that it will hold a sale to rival Amazon's Prime Day on Wednesday.
Star Tribune Announces Sale To Glen TaylorThe Star Tribune Media Holdings Co. announced Monday it has closed the sale of the company to Minnesota businessman Glen Taylor, who owns the Timberwolves and Lynx.
Bud Grant Plans His 'Last And Best' Garage SaleLegendary Vikings coach Bud Grant celebrated his 87th birthday Tuesday. What he's doing for the next three days is almost like a gift to fans. He's putting several of his family’s personal items up for sale, including mementos from his Hall of Fame coaching career.
Coach Grant's Biggest, Best And Last Garage Sale Vikings coach Bud Grant, 87, is allowing the public to dig through his years of sports memorabilia and gently used hunting equipment beginning Wednesday. "I hunt and fish a lot, so there's a lot of hunting and fishing items," said Grant. "I was a head coach for 35 years, so I have a lot of Vikings stuff."
Lawsuits Emerging From Data Breach At TargetThe first federal lawsuits are now being filed over the massive data breach at Target. Three Minnesotans are among those who say the Minneapolis-based company put them at risk. The company confirmed last week that someone had stolen credit and debit card information from as many as 40 million Target shoppers. The thefts went undetected for more than two weeks.
Target Reassuring Shoppers, Says There’s Few Reports Of Fraud Target is trying to reassure its customers in the wake of the retailer's massive data breach. Someone stole 40 million credit and debit card numbers between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15.
No Takers In Auction For House Where 3 Sisters Were KilledThe home where one of the most infamous murders in recent area history happened was on the auction block on Tuesday. The opening bid for the River Falls, Wis., home -- where the three Schaffhausen girls were murdered by their father -- was $180,000.
Need A New Bowling Ball? Hit The West Side Lanes SaleA very unusual sale is going on this week that will be especially interesting to bowling fans. The property where West Side Lanes stood was sold to the city of West St. Paul.
St. Cloud Humane Society Giving Away Cats, Selling Kittens At DiscountHaving a tough time finding a feline? This weekend's your lucky break as the Tri-County Humane Society in St. Cloud, Minn., said it needs to make room for an overabundance of cats. The shelter's 32 cages are full, and another 16 cages are needed for adoptable felines in need of a transition out of the treatment rooms. The sale aims to ensure no cats are euthanized simply due to a lack of space.
Homes Selling Quickly In Minn. Housing Hotspots Maybe you've heard this story on your block. Your neighbor puts their home up for sale and it's sold -- in two hours. According to a Twin Cities real estate research firm, this is happening all along the metro.
Twin Cities Homes For Sale = Lowest In 10 YearsAfter the rollercoaster real estate market of the past few years, Twin Cities realtors are finding lots of folks still waiting on the sidelines. Inventory levels in Twin Cities is the lowest they’ve been in 10 years.
2 Men Charged In Craigslist Sale Gone BadTwo men are facing aggravated robbery charges after police say they attacked a man with a stun gun during a Craigslist transaction.