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August 28, 2018
Study: Hurricane Maria and its aftermath caused a spike in Puerto Rico deaths, with nearly 3,000 more than normal
SAN JUAN, P.R. - Hurricane Maria's devastation in Puerto Rico led to a spike in mortality across the U.S. territory, with an estimated 2,975...
August 28, 2018 - 2:51pm
August 27, 2018
Twins pitcher Jose Berrios eyes lofty goals as he enters final month
MINNEAPOLIS — As Jose Berrios pushes himself toward the final month of his first full season in the major leagues, the familiar visage...
August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 9, 2018
Reader Opinion: American democracy
I love how some people in our community, you know the ones, the Communist/socialists that twist a lot of facts concerning our standing president to get the left all riled up like these statements: 1. Kids in cages. Kids were seperated from parents and placed in a holding facility...
August 9, 2018 - 5:30am
July 12, 2018
Officer resigns after video shows he watched as woman was harassed for wearing Puerto Rico shirt
An officer who was captured on video failing to intervene as a man harassed a woman for wearing a Puerto Rican flag shirt resigned on Wednesday, the Cook County Forest Preserve District Police Department said. The harassed woman, Mia Irizarry, planned to spend her birthday last month...
July 12, 2018 - 3:05pm
May 29, 2018
Harvard study estimates thousands died in Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria
CAGUAS, Puerto Rico - At least 4,645 people died as a result of Hurricane Maria and its devastation across Puerto Rico last year, according to...
May 29, 2018 - 11:27am
April 19, 2018
Mission accomplished for young Twins stars at Puerto Rico Series
SAN JUAN, P.R. — Their four-day whirlwind homecoming having reached a victorious conclusion, young Twins stars Jose Berrios and Eddie Rosario...
April 19, 2018 - 7:10pm
Twins' LaMarre ends Puerto Rico marathon in 16th
Ryan LaMarre lined a single to center field to score Eddie Rosario with no outs in the bottom of the 16th inning Wednesday night, giving the Minnesota Twins a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians and a split in their two-game series in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The first Major League...
April 19, 2018 - 12:02am
April 18, 2018
Migraines force Byron Buxton to disabled list for Twins
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Twins center fielder Byron Buxton was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday, April 18, after being unavailable...
April 18, 2018 - 5:58pm
Indians-Twins still on despite Puerto Rico blackout
Puerto Rico is in the midst of an island-wide power outage, but Wednesday night's game between the Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins will...
April 18, 2018 - 1:39pm
April 17, 2018
Puerto Rico fans cheer on Indians' Lindor in win over Twins
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico—Just before Twins right-hander Jake Odorizzi made his 88th pitch on Tuesday night, a throaty roar rolled across the...
April 17, 2018 - 10:02pm
April 14, 2018
Twins' Puerto Rico series gives Eddie Rosario, Jose Berrios a chance to spread joy
MINNEAPOLIS — Thirteen months ago, when Eddie Rosario and Jose Berrios returned to their native Puerto Rico as part of the island nation's World Baseball Classic runner-up entry, the mood was buoyant and joyful. Team Rubio's arrival and the ensuing parade caused a reaction that...
April 14, 2018 - 2:46pm
February 23, 2018
Northland utility crews take expertise to Puerto Rico
MARICAO, Puerto Rico—Faced with going into a 1,000-foot-deep ravine to fix a power line near Maricao, Puerto Rico, Minnesota Power linemen...
February 23, 2018 - 6:18pm
January 2, 2018
How a SD turkey processing plant saw opportunity in the exodus from Puerto Rico
HURON, S.D. - The airport terminal doors slid open and out came 22 people from Puerto Rico, walking a few weeks ago into the whipping South Dakota...
January 2, 2018 - 9:17am
December 26, 2017
Opinion: GOP tax bill treats Puerto Rico as a foreign country
WASHINGTON—President Trump awarded himself a 10 out of 10 score two months ago for his response to Hurricane Maria, which leveled Puerto Rico. "If you look at a real catastrophe like Katrina, and you look at the tremendous hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people that died,"...
December 26, 2017 - 8:30am
October 30, 2017
Commentary: The Whitefish contract in Puerto Rico shows the real cost of bad government
The controversy over the hiring of Whitefish, a small Montana-based company, to restore electrical service in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria...
October 30, 2017 - 2:07pm