Don Jacobson

News. Sports. Some weather.

I'm a freelance journalist and writer based in St. Paul, Minn. My company is called Deadline USA LLC.

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Jim "The Boss" Pohlad

by Don Jacobson. March 1, 2010. « Return to main article. Position: Executive Director, Twins Sports, Inc. Highlight: Taking over as head of Twins Sports, which  ......

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Allan H. "Bud" Selig

Allan H. "Bud" Selig. Allan H. by Don Jacobson ... “They couldn't survive [in the Metrodome]. I know people don't like to hear that, but it isn't hard to figure out.” ......

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Brad "Town Ball" Finstad

Mar 1, 2010 ... by Don Jacobson ... “When you're sent by your neighbors to the legislature, you don't always get to see physical results of the work you do, the ......

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Earl "Mr. Ballpark" Santee

by Don Jacobson. March 1, 2010. « Return to main article. Position: Senior Principal, Populous. Highlight: Making Target Field fit “the toughest urban ballpark ......

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The Woman Behind Ecumen

Having shepherded the Minnesota Zoo and helped to save the Twins, Kathryn Roberts now leads the former Lutheran Board of Social Ministry into a new age of senior-living management....

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Dan "The Hammer" Mehls

Dan "The Hammer" Mehls. Dan. by Don Jacobson. March 1, 2010. « Return to main article. Position: Project Manager, Mortenson Construction. Highlight: ......

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200 Minnesotans You Should Know: 2010 Edition

Apr 1, 2010 ... by Christa Meland, Don Jacobson, Eric Kelsey, Gene Rebeck, Ingrid Case, ... Even if you don't know them personally, you should know who they are ... of Tom Petters—and elected officials, although we hope we don't have to ......

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Boomtowns: Development Returns, Project Pipeline Swells

Oct 24, 2014 ... I don't know if we'll see enough tenants for all the new buildings that ... Don Jacobson is a Twin Cities-based freelance editor and reporter who ......

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Ralph "Lawman" Strangis

by Don Jacobson. March 1, 2010. « Return to main article. Position: Attorney, Kaplan Strangis & Kaplan. Highlight: Negotiating ballpark deal with Hennepin ......

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How Smart Is Alternative Energy?

by Don Jacobson. July 25, 2014. Minnesota is often hailed by environmentalists, government leaders and utility executives for its commitment to renewable ......

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Positively Fourth Street

by Don Jacobson. February 1, 2009. Uptown has Lake Calhoun, Summit Avenue has its mansions, Nordeast has its retro dive bars and the Art-A-Whirl gallery ......

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Advocates Say Getting Rid Of Food-To-Alcohol Ratios Could Cause A Mpls. Restaurant Boom

by Don Jacobson. June 4, 2014. Ever seen a vacant storefront in a Minneapolis neighborhood—maybe one in a struggling commercial node that has ......

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The New Economics Of Renewable Energy

Costs of wind and solar energy have dropped, making renewable energy a viable option for many businesses....

Mayo-Boston Scientific R&D Partnership Bridges Venture Capital Gap

Industry insiders say the collaboration was made possible in part through the repeal of the medical device tax....

Mayo Patent Watch: Joint Arthroplasty And MRI Alzheimer’s Plaque Detection

The latest and most innovative patents coming out of the Rochester medical powerhouse....