| DGB Grab Bag: Fixing the lottery, let's experiment on bad teams and happier times for Minnesota fans The Athletic|
Not limiting lottery wins is yet another example GMs are more concerned with covering their own behinds than doing what's best for the NHL.
Man wins $100,000 on his first ever lottery ticket UPI News
A Minnesota man said a suggestion from a friend led him to purchase his first-ever lottery ticket -- and win a $100000 jackpot.
Bill would protect identities of Minnesota jackpot winners St. Paul Pioneer Press
Future lottery jackpot winners in Minnesota could be allowed to remain anonymous under a bill making its way through the Legislature. The proposed legislation ...
Big winner, big secret? Bill would shield IDs of MN lottery winners MPR News
Future lottery jackpot winners might be able to avoid the glare of their good fortune under a bill on the move in the Minnesota Legislature. The bill calling for a ...
It’s a Minnesota thing. We discover the joys of the meat raffle St. Paul Pioneer Press
As a non-native Minnesotan (though I've been here more than 20 years), the meat raffle, until recently, was foreign to me. Growing up in rural eastern Wisconsin, ...
Minnesota Poised To Take Up Sports Gambling USA Online Casino News
There were many supporters of sports gambling who figured that as soon as the Supreme Court decided that gambling was going to be an option across the ...
Minnesota Timberwolves: 10 players to watch during March Madness Dunking With Wolves
Today we explore ten prospects to watch during March Madness who could see themselves donning a Timberwolves' Jersey later this year.
With a new, younger rotation, the Charlotte Hornets top Minnesota Timberwolves Charlotte Observer
Apparently acknowledging the playoffs are a remote possibility, Charlotte Hornets coach James Borrego went with the kids Thursday, but it ended up in a victory.
From saunas to snowshoeing, northern Minnesota's Camp du Nord hosts a peaceful winter escape Minneapolis Star Tribune
Camp du Nord is known for its summer family camps. But winter is increasingly a draw for adults, couples and women's groups.
Walz administration seeks applications for Minnesota State Lottery... Brainerd Dispatch
Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced Friday, March 8, the commencement of an application process to appoint the next director of the ...
MN Lottery | Minnesota Watertown Public Opinion
Public Opinion print edition subscribers can add the Digital Package for FREE! Enables access to all Public Opinion digital products: P/O website, mobile/tablet ...
Richard Pitino Beats Dad Rick's Former Team as Minnesota Upsets Louisville Bleacher Report
The 10th-seeded Minnesota Golden Gophers defeated the No. 7 Louisville Cardinals 86-76 in the opening game of the first round of the 2019 NCAA tournament ...
NCAA Latest: Day 1 of tournament in the books WVNS-TV
The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 12:25 a.m. Time to catch your breath after the NCAA Tournament's first real day.
What's best for the Wild? Keep sinking, land in the draft lottery Bring Me The News
The Wild have been in a downward spiral for quite some time now, and with Charlie Coyle being traded to the Boston Bruins on Wednesday, this hockey guy ...
Minnesota Timberwolves: Best-case scenario to finish the season Dunking With Wolves
The Minnesota Timberwolves are facing long odds to make the playoffs, but what is the best-case scenario for the Wolves to finish the season?
Minnesota Timberwolves: Taj Gibson should be retained at the right price Dunking With Wolves
Taj Gibson is one of several potential free agents on the Minnesota Timberwolves' roster. Should they consider bringing him back?
NCAA Latest: Baylor's long ball dumps Syracuse's zone Minneapolis Star Tribune
The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):. 12:15 a.m.. Baylor solved Syracuse's vaunted zone with the long ball.
Lawmakers agree to undo 'raid' on environmental trust fund Winona Daily News
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Legislative leaders have agreed to undo what critics called an improper raid on an environmental trust fund that depends on Minnesota ...
Wizards show signs of life, taking down Towns, T-Wolves NBCSports.com
The Wizards are starting to show some life as they begin the final quarter of the season and enter an important stretch for their playoff hopes.
Wilderness Walk: Gameday Edition Hockey Wilderness
Catch up on the latest news in hockey before the Minnesota Wild faceoff against the Colorado Avalanche!
NCAA Latest: Defending champ Villanova tops Saint Mary’s Sacramento Bee
The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):. 11:05 p.m.. The 3-point record belongs to Fletcher Magee. The Wofford standout ...
You Can’t Handle The Truth About New Minnesota Sports Betting Bill Legal Sports Report
A new Minnesota sports betting bill takes a unique approach to handling the tax rate for the industry. Rather than tax the gross gaming revenue for operators, ...
Rookie GM Paul Fenton Fumbled the Granlund Trade Hockey Wilderness
We have to judge based on the information available.
Deer hunter bags a million bucks for wife with Minnesota Lottery raffle purchase Star Tribune
A deer hunter brought back more bucks than his wife ever imagined. Deb Meyer, of Prior Lake, and Andy Gibbons, of Ely, are this year's $1 million winners in the ...
Minnesota Lottery announces $1 million New Year's Day raffle winners Star Tribune
Two lucky winners are holding $1 million lottery tickets after the Minnesota State Lottery announced the winners of its New Year's Day raffle. The winning ...
Why lottery winners can't stay anonymous in Minnesota Star Tribune
The winner of the $1.537 billion Mega Millions lottery won not once, but twice. Someone bagged one of the richest lottery jackpots in U.S. history on Tuesday ...
7 Lottery Tickets Worth $10K Sold in Minnesota KSTP
Although Minnesota has not yet had a Mega Millions jackpot winner in its history, seven ticketholders in Minnesota were still winners...
Inside Minnesota's Legal Sports Gambling Advantage and the 'Big Money' Impact Twin Cities Business Magazine
As a state with 40 licensed tribal gambling facilities — beat only by Nevada, California and Oklahoma — Minnesota is among the more well-positioned states to ...
Could legalized sports betting be coming to Minnesota sooner rather than later? MinnPost
Many supporters of gambling expected that a case that went before the U.S. Supreme Court a year ago would finally open the door to sports betting nationwide ...
Minnesota Lawmaker Planning To Introduce Sports Betting Legislation SportsHandle.com
Lawmakers from at least three states have filed sports betting legislation ahead of their 2019 sessions. A Minnesota state senator could well make it four.
Minnesota Millionaire Raffle winners are from Prior Lake, Ely St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota officials have announced the names of two lucky residents who bought special New Year's lottery tickets worth $1 million each. Deb Meyer, of Prior ...
Minnesota man wins $1 million then goes directly to work Bring Me The News
Andy Gibbons is dedicated to his job, so much so that even after winning $1 million in a Minnesota State Lottery game this week he went to work – twice – before ...
Minnesota Lottery to Give Away 250 Free Mega Millions Tickets KSTP
October 18, 2018 12:48 PM. The video above is from a Oct. 16 report. With Friday's Mega Millions worth a record-setting $900 million, the Minnesota Lottery is ...
Minnesotans can now buy lottery tickets on smartphone but legal status debated Minneapolis Star Tribune
After a test run, the *service* offered by a New York-based company has started, but opponents are lining up.
11 Cold-Weather Activities That Will Remind You Why Winter in Minnesota Is Actually the Best Thrillist
Don't let the cold weather scare you -- Minnesota truly comes alive in winter.
Prior Lake woman wins $1M in Minnesota Millionaire Raffle SW News Media
A Prior Lake woman is starting the new year with $1 million more in her pocket after winning the Minnesota Millionaire Raffle on Jan. 1, according to the ...
Minnesota's Newest Millionaire Introduced at Lottery HQ krocam.com
Minnesota has a new millionaire, but it wasn't a result of this week's closely watched Powerball and Mega Millions drawings.
$522M lottery jackpot winner in Calif.; one ticket in Minnesota hits for $1M Star Tribune
A lottery ticket buyer in Minnesota came oh so close to hitting a Mega Millions jackpot topping $500 million, but still has a $1 million consolation prize to claim.
Minnesota Lottery campaign celebrates Day of the Dead Campaign US
With the Day of the Dead around the corner (Oct. 31 to Nov. 2), the Minnesota Lottery has launched an initiative in partnership with Mexican-American artist Luis ...
Record Minnesota Lottery Sales Means More Minnesotans Are Gambling WCCO | CBS Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)– Minnesotans are spending more money on lottery tickets than ever before. During the Fiscal Year 2018, Lottery sales reached a record ...
Applications are open for 2019 Minnesota Fringe Festival’s lottery St. Paul Pioneer Press
Is this the year you put your singing/dancing/acting/comedy/commentary/wild idea on stage at the Minnesota Fringe Festival? Applications are open through ...
State lawmaker considers bill to give lottery winners anonymity KARE11.com
One state lawmaker said she will consider introducing legislation to give lottery winners the option of remaining anonymous.
Former Minnesota lottery winners say winning jackpot doesn't have to change you KMSP-TV
As people across the country check their Mega Millions lottery tickets for the $1.6 billion jackpot, a Minnesota couple is opening up about how their big jackpot ...
Dakota resident claims $900,000 Minnesota Lottery prize | Local La Crosse Tribune
Roy Enge of Dakota, Minn., claimed the $932716 Gopher 5 jackpot that he won in the Dec. 19, 2018, drawing.
Minnesota State Lottery's Arthur Alexander is a 2018 CFO of the Year - Minneapolis / St. Paul Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
With 30 years of experience as a financial leader, Arthur Alexander came to the Minnesota State Lottery one year ago with good odds of success. It didn't take ...
Large Lucky Lotto Ticket Sold in La Crescent krocam.com
It is going to be happy holidays for the person who a Minnesota state lottery ticket in La Crescent.
Minnesota Sports Betting Requires Consensus, Says Lawmaker Eyeing Bill USBets
The Minnesota Legislature is scheduled to begin January 8. Will sports betting be part of the discussions that materialize in bill form during the session? It's safe ...
Minnesota Sports Betting Not About Taxes, Lawmaker Says USBets
Minnesota has the potential to generate more than $40 million annually in tax revenue from sports betting, but a lawmaker leading the conversation in the state ...
NYC startup wants to buy your Minnesota Lottery tickets for you Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Jackpocket, a New York startup whose smartphone app serves as a lottery-ticket proxy buyer, has begun selling in Minnesota.
Field Reports: Turkey lottery deadline coming up soon Duluth News Tribune
Minnesota turkey hunters hoping to bag a tom during the first two weeks of the season have through Jan. 25 to apply for a lottery permit. The 2019 spring season ...
Tax issues could shape the 2019 Minnesota legislative session MinnPost
While the focus going into the session has been Gov. Tim Walz's plan to raise the gas tax to pay for long-term infrastructure maintenance to roads, bridges, and ...
Why we're suing the state of Minnesota over the Environmental Trust Fund MinnPost
In the final hours of the 2018 legislative session, lawmakers raided an estimated $164 million from the state's voter-approved Environment & Natural Resources ...
Minnesota man makes carousel out of enormous floating disk of ice Star Tribune
Extreme ice carousel builders across the world are one-upping each other in a challenge to create the biggest and best.
3 Powerball Tickets Worth $50000 Sold in Minnesota KSTP
October 29, 2018 01:18 PM. A release from the Minnesota State Lottery said three Powerball tickets worth $50,000 were sold in the state in Saturday's drawing.
Want to Win the Lottery? Consider Buying a Ticket at a St. Paul Convenience Store KSTP
Lottery fever is hitting the United States. Tuesday's drawing for the Mega Millions jackpot is worth an estimated $667 million.
Lucky Lotto Ticket Sold in Rochester krocam.com
Somebody bought a lucky state lottery ticket in Rochester.
Sports Gambling In Minnesota: Current Laws, What Could Change Southwest Minneapolis, MN Patch
Sports Gambling In Minnesota: Current Laws - Southwest Minneapolis, MN - A United States Supreme Court ruling Monday will allow states, including ...
Want to win the lottery in Minnesota? History provides some ... Duluth News Tribune
ST. PAUL—No, there's no foolproof blueprint to winning the Minnesota Lottery. There is data, however, on the when, where and how of 25,000 tickets that won ...
Lobbyists, Legislators Consider Minnesota Sports Betting Gambling.com
Minnesota may join its midwestern neighbors as part of the next wave of legal sports betting. Several lawmakers have pushed for legal betting in Minnesota, ...
Minnesota College Student Wins $1M Via New Lottery App KSTP
One Minnesota college student will have a head start on paying off his student loans thanks to the Minnesota Lottery ...
A Minnesota Man Won $1 Million Playing Lotto Online, But Is It Legal? PlayUSA
A Minnesota resident won $1 million in the Powerball. He purchased the ticket through a mobile lottery app even though online gaming is technically illegal.
Grumpy Cat visits Mall of America with Minnesota Lottery KARE11.com
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - Grumpy Cat did not look pleased to be in the Mall of America's Rotunda on Saturday, but that doesn't mean she wasn't having a good ...
From Bold North to True North—Explore Minnesota Unveils New Campaign Twin Cities Business Magazine
Minnesota's Super Bowl may have been bold, but in 2019, the northern spirit will be marketed as true. “Find Your True North” is Explore Minnesota's new tourism ...
State of Minnesota teams with St. Paul for giant job fair Saturday St. Paul Pioneer Press
Robert Doty had a strong background in school finance and accounting when he attended a career fair put on by the state of Minnesota a few years ago.
Oct. 4: Conservation groups sue state over use of environmental fund Star Tribune
Eight conservation and environmental groups plan to sue the state for tapping an environmental fund to finance a $98 million package of infrastructure projects ...
Lottery scams defrauded elderly Minnesota man of $825000, court... Duluth News Tribune
MOORHEAD, Minn. — In April 2017, Moorhead police received a report of an elderly man who had sent more than $230,000 in response to calls saying he had ...
Electronic pulltabs push past rocky Minn. start, make record revenue Star Tribune
Slow to get rolling when they were started to pay for U.S. Bank Stadium, electronic pulltabs have become a revenue juggernaut, expected to bring in more than ...
No Mega Millions winner pushes jackpot to $654 million Bring Me The News
The Mega Millions jackpot has now reached an eye-watering $654 million after no player won Friday night's drawing. Nobody matched 6 numbers to win what ...
Grumpy Cat To Visit Mall Of America WCCO | CBS Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Star feline Grumpy Cat is making an appearance Saturday at Mall of America. Grumpy Cat will appear in partnership with the ...
$1.6B Mega Millions Prize Due To Simple Math, Some Surprises WCCO | CBS Minnesota
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For all the anticipation about whether someone will finally snag the gigantic Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, the games come ...
Minnesota Wild: Will making the playoffs again actually help? FanSided
The Minnesota Wild need to take a big look at themselves and ask whether making the play-offs this year will actually help them.
Mega Millions, Powerball: Minnesotas Biggest Payouts Of 2018 Woodbury, MN Patch
Minnesota's Biggest Lottery Payouts Of 2018 - Woodbury, MN - The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots combined are over half a billion. See some of this ...
Winning ticket sold in $522M Mega Millions drawing Bring Me The News
UPDATE WEDNESDAY MORNING. The jackpot for Tuesday's night Mega Millions drawing reached $522 million and there was one winning ticket.
The Value of North - From sports to supermarkets, Minnesota has embraced “North” as our brand. But is there any evidence it's been good for business? Twin Cities Business Magazine
From sports to supermarkets, Minnesota has embraced “North” as our brand. But is there any evidence it's been good for business?
Friends use couch to skate across Minnesota lake UPI News
Some adventurous friends in Minnesota took a ride on a couch across the smooth ice covering a lake.
How bad are Minnesota’s roads and bridges? And how do we pay to repair them? St. Paul Pioneer Press
Here's what you need to know about Minnesota's roads and bridges as the Legislature prepares to start another debate on how they are paid for: ...
How will the shutdown hurt Minnesota? The longer it drags on, the worse it could be St. Paul Pioneer Press
As the federal government shutdown continues, with no end in sight, Minnesota leaders are preparing to make some tough choices about how the state can pick ...
College student wins $1M Powerball using phone app Duluth News Tribune
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul college student hit the jackpot Wednesday night, July 11, when he won $1 million on a Powerball ticket by using a controversial new ...
Minnesota brother and sister adjusting to life as millionaires after $22.8 million lotto jackpot St. Paul Pioneer Press
ROSS, Minn. — Two months after winning the lottery, Debbie Kujava and her brother, Dennis Kujava, are adjusting to their new lives as millionaires.
Bemidji man claims $550000 winning lottery ticket Bemidji Pioneer
ROSEVILLE, Minn. -- Instead of digging holes for a new fence, Michael Shelton spent Thursday on an “unbelievable” road trip. The Bemidji man claimed his ...
More Opportunities for Minnesota Deer Hunters This Season KSTP
July 30, 2018 11:56 PM. Minnesota deer hunters will have expanded opportunities this fall. There will be more deer permit areas where hunters can use bonus ...
Minnesota family makes world’s largest spinning ice carousel St. Paul Pioneer Press
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. – A Little Falls group can again reclaim the world's largest ice carousel. The diameter of the massive disc of ice — carved out by chain ...
Report: Houston offers Minnesota four first-round draft picks in proposed Jimmy Butler deal NBCSports.com
On Thursday, Adrinan Wojnarowski of ESPN announced that the Houston Rockets made a major offer for Minnesota Timberwoles star Jimmy Butler.
Why the Minnesota Legislature's $825 million bonding bill was not really a $825 million bonding bill MinnPost
The bonding bill approved by the Minnesota Legislature this year includes a lot of projects to be paid off not from the general fund, but from dipping into other ...
City of Carlton, population 1,046, has 2 lottery millionaires in 3 weeks Bring Me The News
It's a place where the beer flows like wine, where beautiful women instinctively flock like the salmon of Capistrano. A little place called Carlton, Minnesota.
Hey, you can now enter the 'Hamilton' $10 ticket lottery Bring Me The News
The Broadway smash starts at the Orpheum Theatre on Wednesday.
$7 lottery ticket wins Minnesota family $22.8M jackpot St. Paul Pioneer Press
Debbie Kujava stopped at a Holiday convenience store in Roseau, Minn., to buy a Diet Sunkist after work on March 13.
Some win, some lose, as Minnesota 'Hamilton' fans fight for 100000 tickets Minneapolis Star Tribune
More than 200 lined up at the State Theatre and thousands more battled online for the roughly 100000 tickets that went on sale Thursday morning.
Nature photographer Jim Brandenburg helps preserve his corner of Minnesota tallgrass prairie Star Tribune
A nature photographer's gem — part of a larger prairie preservation plan — is a priority for public land managers.
Race Is On To Make Sports Gambling Legal Across America HuffPost
Americans illegally wager $150 billion a year. Twenty states are poised to approve sports betting in 2019.
Readers Write: The U.S. role in the world, Minnesota Lottery and online app, U.S. Supreme Court nomination, bus service, U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis on health care, child's joy in fishing photo Star Tribune
It's a fall morning on a Friday in Manhattan. You could go into the office for a few token work hours before catching that flight back to MSP, or run for it. Beat the ...
Massive Minnesota snowman towers over neighborhood WMC
With plenty of *fresh* Minnesota snow on hand, Eric Fobbe spent his weekend building a 20-foot snowman.
Bill would leave legal recreational marijuana up to Minnesota voters in 2020 St. Paul Pioneer Press
As talk of marijuana legalization continues at the state Capitol, one Minnesota Democrat wants to let voters have a say on the issue. State Rep. Raymond Dehn ...
Our View: Lottery games on smartphone defies legislative intent Post-Bulletin
The Minnesota Lottery is betting it has found a way around the Legislature's limits on how it sells lottery tickets.
Daily lottery for $10 tickets to Minneapolis 'Hamilton' begins Aug. 27 — here's how to enter Star Tribune
The Minneapolis engagement of "Hamilton" is virtually sold out, and scalper tickets can cost as much as a used car. But a lucky few will get prime seats for $10 ...
6,000 workers go without paychecks; can Minnesota continue to cover threatened federal programs? St. Paul Pioneer Press
Amid the longest government shutdown in U.S. history, Gov. Tim Walz's administration has two messages. For the Minnesotans affected: “This is a state that will ...
Family fulfills goal of camping at the Great Minnesota Get-Together KMSP-TV
In the northeast corner of the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, along Snelling Avenue, is an area of the Great Minnesota Get Together that the general public ...
Mobile lottery app Jackpocket aims to begin selling Ohio Lottery tickets in 2019 cleveland.com
Mobile app company Jackpocket wants to begin giving Ohio Lottery players the chance to buy tickets from their cell phone or other mobile devices.
Powerball ticket worth $1 million sold in MN KARE11.com
There's a Powerball ticket worth a million dollars in our midst, Minnesota.
Kwik Trip patron in northern Minnesota quick to claim $1M lottery winnings Star Tribune
A Kwik Trip patron in northern Minnesota was quick to claim his $1 million Powerball lottery prize this week. Emil Hakomaki told Minnesota Lottery officials on ...