Police announced the arrest of two suspects in connection with the August 29 armed robbery at the State Fair's Land of 10,000 Beers Craft Beer Hall.St. Paul residents Antontio Washington, 20, and... More >>
Each year, the Art Shanty Project takes over a lake during the coldest month of winter. Once on the ice, the creative community of artists, scientists, musicians, and others comes together to of... More >>
As Minneapolis officials prepare to green-light a pilot cop camera program tomorrow, we called Burnsville Police Chief Eric Gieseke to learn about how his department -- which was one of, if not t... More >>
Think Minnesota Republicans have a hard time with social media? Consider the case of young Wisconsin GOPer Jacob Dorsey.Dorsey, 19, took a semester off from his studies at Brigham Young Universit... More >>
Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties.
A striking new video from Tiny Deaths begins Local Frames this week. ... More >>
Kate Wetherhead couldn't be more thrilled to be acting in the Twin Cities this fall in the title role of The Heidi Chronicles at the Guthrie Theater, even if it is half a country away from her h... More >>
Sour beers -- tart framboises and red ales and sour krieks -- are swiftly taking hold of the craft beer scene.
In response, August Schell Brewing has announced the purchase of an 11-acre farm n... More >>
Minnesotans are good people. Considerate and polite, they show a
genuine concern for nature, and display a marked enthusiasm for beef
and dairy products. Minnesotans invented Scotch tape and th... More >>
The deadly 2012 massacre at an Aurora movie theater left 12 dead and 58 more wounded, the gruesome work of a mentally ill man.
But to get justice, one victim's parents aren't going after the ... More >>
Yesterday, 26-year-old Quanan Machacek was arrested in connection with a September 10 stabbing that left Cody Lee Rasche dead outside his Little Earth housing complex.According to authorities, Ma... More >>
"I've always been a fan of standup comedy," says comedian Chris
Franjola. "People like Cheech and Chong and Robin Williams, but I wasn't
a crazy over-the-top funny kid." That changed however, wh... More >>
Glow Mechanics | 7th St. Entry | Thursday, September 18Twin Cities hip-hop trio Glow Mechanics' new album, Factored In, comes at you at a rapid pace. Created by emcees Ghostmeat and BEV, and with... More >>
The upper Midwest is a haven for mushroom hunters and fall is an excellent time to hunt. The Hot Dish spent this past weekend with expert foragers Kathy Yerich and Teresa Marrone, who recently ... More >>
Innovative director Mary Zimmerman's career includes plenty of stops where old tales have been recast and staged in brilliant ways. Count Chinese legend The White Snake among those triumphs.
Lo... More >>
Last week, Bill Maher announced the end of his "Flip a District" contest, in which viewers could vote for the worst representative with the hope of ousting that person this fall.
The winner? O... More >>
Whether you've chosen a meat-free diet for health or ethical reasons, you're bound to find something that tickles your fancy at the third annual Twin Cities Veg Fest at Coffman Memorial Union o... More >>
So what if the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is a bunch o' hooey? People still care about its inductees, and it's perhaps the highest achievement a musician can have on his resume.
Or her resume. ... More >>
A peek at the Facebook page for Weggy's On Campus in Mankato shows they've got all the bases covered: breakfast, lunch, dinner, a wildly inappropriate spanking joke in the wake of a Vikings foot... More >>
At least one reader wasn't surprised to learn that the "online country club" created by James Touchi-Peters, the acclaimed former conductor of the Minnesota Philharmonic Orchestra, charges $9,000 ... More >>
EMA | State Theatre | Friday, September 19"Disassociation/ I guess it's just a modern disease," resolves Erika M Anderson (EMA) with fragile disillusionment at the conclusion to her song "3jane,"... More >>
During a news conference this morning addressing the indefinite banishment of Adrian Peterson from the Vikings, Zygi Wilf directly acknowledged his organization made a mistake in originally deci... More >>
Triple Rock Social Club, Minneapolis
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Last night at the Triple Rock, a full crowd gathered to witness the curiosity that is Tom Fec's Tobacco. Bringing a liv... More >>
Yesterday, the State Patrol published footage of one of its squad cars slamming into a deer in Hubbard County.The interesting thing about the footage, however, is how the deer appears to fly away ... More >>
Gavin Kaysen may keep a cool head, but this Minnesota native is busy working on one of the most anticipated restaurants of fall 2014, right here in the North Loop neighborhood of Minneapolis. ... More >>
Lee Fields | Cedar Cultural Center | Thursday, September 17
Born in North Carolina, soul singer Lee Fields has held a sustained career that's been on a long steady ascent. An incredible talent, t... More >>
:::: UPDATE :::: Zygi Wilf on Adrian Peterson: "We Made a Mistake"
For those of us in the habit of catching up with what's going on in the world each morning via Twitter, this was what today w... More >>
HoodStarter, founded by Twin Cities-based entrepreneurs Justin Ley and David Bergland, is the newest addition to the world of online crowdfunding. Whether your neighborhood needs a new business o... More >>
Eric ChurchWith Dwight YoakamTarget Center, MinneapolisTuesday, September 16, 2014It's funny how a melody sounds like a memory -- whether you're from Edina, Duluth, Owatonna, or Savage. A state's... More >>
Tom LaPitz idles in the doorway of a gardening shed. It rained this morning, and the sky threatens to spill again. Still, he stands defiant, with thick yellow gloves in hand and a pocket full of ... More >>
Memory is a tricky thing. We spend our time replaying moments from the past. They can be embarrassing moments, times of great pleasure, or a second where life changed.
Irish playwright Enda Wal... More >>