:::: UPDATE II :::: Today, the City Council voted unanimously to approve the ordinance -- meaning licensed feral colonies are indeed coming to Minneapolis soon.:::: UPDATE :::: (September 12) The feral cat colony ordinance was unanimously recommended for approval by the public safety committee ... More >>
A report from Macalester's student newspaper indicates that it's not all fun and games for protesters taking part in an anti-Wells Fargo sit-in at Weyerhaeuser Hall.SEE ALSO: Protesting Macalester students respond to admins, escalate anti-Wells Fargo sit-inAccording to the Mac Weekly, students were ... More >>
Cat-meme lovers unite for a meowing—or wowing—first-ever event
The best thing about Rock for Pussy is obviously that the charity event, now entering its ninth installment tonight, provides funds for local forlorn cats and kittens in need of a helping paw. But not far behind is that the event, organized by the Current's Mary Lucia and a team of musicians, has su ... More >>
Two kittens survived being thrown out of a van a couple weeks ago and will soon be available for adoption. Chester and Chelsea were reportedly tossed out of a white minivan off Interstate 35 along the Esko exit two weeks ago. A good Samaritan at first drove past the act of animal cruelty, but th ... More >>
Yes, that's a pile of kittensThere are cat lovers, and then there are CAT LOVERS. Crazy cat people from all across the cat insanity spectrum will be gathering at First Avenue tonight for the annual Rock for Pussy charity event, which invites local musicians to perform covers of David Bowie songs ... More >>
It sounds like Bill Pulkrabek is not doing so great.A restraining order filed against Washington County Commissioner and former Michele Bachmann campaign manager Bill Pulkrabek claims that he is an abusive alcoholic who refuses to get help. The restraining order was filed by Pulkrabek's girl ... More >>
From Tron Guy to Tay Zonday: Minnesota Viral Videos
Photo: daveyninWhy were there 100 dead cats in Gabriella Bernabei's on-the-fritz freezer? She hadn't had time to bury them all. And besides, she says, there were more like 500, not 100. And the freezer was working. Really it was. Also, the Wisconsin woman and her boyfriend are being persec ... More >>
Is this what teen spirit smells like?We're right on the cusp of National Hamburger Month, and to celebrate White Castle is recruiting "special guest" employees (apparently several members of Congress have "expressed an interest" to volunteer their burger-grilling skills--I'll put in a call to ... More >>
The man will spend 30 days in jail to think about the poor kitten who is probably still crying after he put pepper spray in its eyes. Crying kittens! For the love!
Interested in adding a temporary feline friend to your home for the summer? They won't even break the bank.
Cat ladies rejoice: Your obsession with purring creatures may save your life.
This dad-to-be knew exactly what to do when his wife went into labor and help couldn't arrive fast enough because they were stuck in the Red River floods.
Fifteen masked workers and police officers took over a trailer home in Lowry Mobile Home Park in St. Anthony on Tuesday to rescue 118 cats from the residence.
Is the reign of feral cats over in the Twin Cities?
Animal welfare advocates say the shelter could dramatically reduce euthanasia rates
Lobster Girl and the Human Tripod aren't Minnesota Nice enough
A gay cat burgler loses his pants, finds himself
UPDATE: Pat Kessler, the host of WCCO-TV's Reality Check segment on political ads, has named "Mike Hatch Eats Kittens" the best fake ad of the campaign season. Thank'ee kindly, good sir.
Have you noticed that Mike Hatch's attacks on Tim Pawlenty's record as governor have been met every step of the way by countercharges that Hatch is not a very nice man? So have we. The second ad of the campaign season from Concerned Citizens of City Pages. Disclaimers: Mike Hatch does not eat kitt ... More >>
CITY PAGES BLOGS Jack Sparks delivers the 3rd Edition of his Top 100 Country Songs of All Time at The Other Side of Country. THESE DAYS ChristianExodus.org is moving thousands of Christians to South Carolina to reestablish constitutionally limited government founded upon Christian principles. Mi ... More >>
It's high time you took your bunny seriously
Minneapolis police and housing inspectors join forces against litterbugs in their own homes
You'll know them by the glittering pom-pom tipped wands that bulge from their pockets.