Danger Downstream: This weekend at StarTribune.com

September 29
The Mississippi is North America's greatest river. But in Minnesota, home to its headwaters, sweeping changes in the landscape are putting water quality at risk. Coming Sunday, a special report examining Minnesota's threatened rivers. See a preview at startribune.com/rivers.

Zimmer on the Giants: 'It'll be a great test for us'

September 29
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and QB Sam Bradford spoke to the press about the upcoming game against the New York Giants. Bradford also talked about the chemistry he has with Kyle Rudolph.

Regency students collect their belongings from closed school

September 29
Regency Beauty Institute students hugged and cried as they picked up their personal items at the Burnsville location. The school is closing all 79 of its schools nationwide, including several in the Twin Cities