3 years ago | Military
Moon rocks from the Apollo 11 moon landing found a safe home yesterday at the Minnesota Historical Society in St. Paul.The Minnesota National Guard recently found the moon rocks tucked away and forgotten among military artifacts in a storage unit ...
3 years ago | Film and TV
This Saturday, Norway's hit Emmy-winning reality TV show Alt for Norge (or, in English, "The Great Norway Adventure") will host an open casting call at the Mall of America for its fourth season. The show is seeking adventurous potential conte...
3 years ago | Longform
To find Scott Olson these days, you have to go out to the middle of nowhere. Forty miles west of Minneapolis in Waconia, one dirt road leads to another. At the end is a grove of trees and a nearly hidden but imposing metal gate that requires a pas...
3 years ago | Fashion
More than 40 years after the death of Judy Garland, there's still a powerful mystique surrounding the Minnesota native and anything that she touched. So much so that last week the blue gingham dress Garland wore in the Wizard of Oz sold for $480,0...
3 years ago | Education
Dante Cicchetti, a professor in the University of Minnesota's Institute of Child Development, has been awarded the prestigious Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize and $1 million by the Jacobs Foundation in Switzerland.The award is one of the largest re...
3 years ago
In the midst of the damage and chaos left in Hurricane Sandy's wake, two native Minnesotans found an ingenious way of establishing a little bit of order: a wedding registry.Recent transplants to New York via Minneapolis, John Heggestuen and Alex N...