SEE ALSO: WCCO anchor Mike Binkley's bike stolen during Bike Walk to Work DayRandy Shaver is off the air indefinitely after breaking his arm and bruising his handsome face in a Tuesday morning bike accident.Shaver, a KARE 11 TV personality since 1983, usually goes for a three-mile run each morning. ... More >>
Sure, Minneapolis has great bike trails, a dedicated cadre of cycling commuters and all that jazz... but it may be our city's Midwestern flatness that puts us over the top as the nation's top biking destination.You see, Walk Score rated Minneapolis as the most bikeable city in America using an algor ... More >>
A full-scale bar and restaurant catering to the bicycling community may soon be coming to Minneapolis. Spearheading the project is Ross Stangler, a 28-year-old restaurant and bar consultant and cycling enthusiast determined to find the funding to launch a bicycle-centric eatery in the city th ... More >>
Today is the 153rd anniversary of Minnesota.On May 11, 1858, our hunk of land was shaved from the eastern half of what was then-called "the Minnesota Territory" and admitted as the 32nd state in the nation.For an old lady, Minnesota remains quite hip, as we learned this week.
Photo: Facebook.Hull was just weeks away from graduating at the U of M.In the wake of a 25-year-old bicyclist's death, hundreds of fellow bikers plan to participate in a 17-mile remembrance ride tonight around Dinkytown.
The memorial bike ride has become somewhat of a tradition in the Twin C ... More >>
Photo: holisticgeek/flickrSend us your winter biking photos for a slideshow.Attention all you brave winter bike riders: We see you out there everyday in full battle rattle, grinding through the mashed potatoes. Submit pictures of yourselves on your trusty steeds braving the elements and we'll ... More >>
The Cedar Lake bike trail won't reach the Mississippi this year.We been watching with growing admiration as the crews paving the Cedar Lake bike and walking trail have pushed on past the City Pages offices this fall.
That's why we're disappointed at the news today that they won't reach the ... More >>
The mighty MississippiThe Grand Rounds bike path is a great way to see much of the natural beauty the city of Minneapolis has to offer. Just as important, there are tons of places along the trail where you can enjoy a tasty treat or relaxing beverage. The Hot Dish has cycled and chowed through th ... More >>
Photo: tsuacctntTwo-way traffic on Hennepin and 1st avenues appears to be working wellWhen the Minneapolis City Council voted in June 2007 to convert Hennepin and 1st avenues downtown to two-way traffic, and introduce some innovative bike-friendly features as way of boosting business and liva ... More >>
Chad GriffithSorry folks, this show is sold out.Renaissance man David Byrne will be at the Uptown Theater tonight talking about the perks of bicycling as part of a national tour that started last fall.
Byrne -- the former Talking Head/solo musician/author/bike rack engineer/cycling enthusiast/gu ... More >>
The separation of church and state has reared it's Constitutional head on a northern prairie bike ride: Morgan Christian, a St. Paul atheist, has been "disinvited" from riding in the the 500-mile CANDISC (Cycling Around North Dakota In Sakakawea Country) bike tour because he had the temerity ... More >>
Photo by snowpea&bokchoiStrap on your biking shoes and get ready to be fat and fit at the same time this Saturday. It's the Minnesota way! The Caramel Roll Ride along Minnesota's Lake Wobegon bike trail embraces the best Minnesota values: Eat horribly and work it off.For $25 (and $15 for c ... More >>
Photo by MuladWe've already told you to check out Lanesboro on a perfect summer weekend, but now America is catching on to our little gem near Rochester. We named Lanesboro the Best Day Trip in our "Best of" issue last year.
Lanesboro's also been named on the America's Prettiest Towns list in ... More >>