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April 14, 2019 - 7:32 am
Governor Walz was in Austin Saturday, boarding a National Guard helicopter to get a first-hand look at damage caused by last week's snowstorm that hit much of the state. The snow and high winds knocked down power poles in the Austin area that knocked out power to thousands, which was restored by...
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Mauer and Field
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September 27, 2018 - 5:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - It looked like a sure triple play. A double play, at least. In the end, the Detroit Tigers got just one out from it, and the Twins made them pay. Johnny Field homered twice, Jorge Polanco hit a bases-loaded triple and the Twins beat the Tigers 11-4 on Wednesday night. The game...
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Rookie hazing for the Twins
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September 17, 2018 - 4:53 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - There was little for Tyler Austin to be upset about as he headed to the bus on Sunday. The Twins' first baseman had hit one of their four home runs in a 9-6 win over the Kansas City Royals. He had escaped unscathed after making a spectacular catch while flipping into the...
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Logan Forsythe at second base
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August 27, 2018 - 4:57 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Twins' bullpen was shredded again by the Oakland Athletics, who put up three runs on five hits in less than three innings against relievers Matt Magill and Taylor Rogers in their 6-2 win Sunday at Target Field. Starter Jose Berrios took the loss, and the relievers weren't...
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March 21, 2018 - 8:19 am
ROUND ROCK, Texas- Austin's police chief says investigators don't know the motive behind this month's string of bombings in the Texas capital. Police Chief Brian Manley said at a news conference early Wednesday that the suspect set off an explosive device inside of his vehicle in a suburban Austin...
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