PGA coming to Minnesota 19 Jun 18

BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — The PGA Tour is putting Minnesota on its schedule for the first time since 1969 with the 3M Open. The seven-year agreement will start in 2019, elevating a PGA Tour Champions event. The 2019 dates for the 3M Open will be confirmed next month when the PGA Tour reveals its full schedule for the next FedEx Cup season. The purse is expected to begin in the $7 million range. Minnesota has hosted the 3M Championship on the PGA Tour Champions since 2001 and a senior tour event since 1993.