On July 2, 1863, as Union troops were trying desperately to hold the line on Cemetery Ridge, a major hole opened up and nearly 1,200 Confederate troops marched forward. The only unit that could stop them was the grossly outnumbered 1st Minnesota.
Not only is my neighborhood sensational, there have only been two crime-related police calls in my immediate neighborhood in two decades.
It’s my impression that the people running the Hennepin County Fair are not taking advantage of their biggest asset, the large county population.
The team successfully created a whole bunch of Joe Mauer fans who liked the Twins, instead of Twins fans who liked Joe Mauer.
This wasn’t some organized event or pay to enter barbecue; this just happened on its own. It was stunning.
I would’ve preferred to see the NCAA shut down the Penn State football program in its entirety.
Since 1999, of the 28 Class A and AA State Boys Hockey Championships handed out, 16 have gone to private schools.