Around 8:45 this morning, a third-floor addition under construction at the Karmel Square shopping mall at 2910 Pillsbury Ave. in south Minneapolis collapsed, knocking out power in the area and resulting in the evacuation of about 25 people from the building. No injuries were reported.The shopping ma ... More >>
If the Hennepin County mental health commitment system worked properly, a guard at the Public Safety Facility might still be alive today. Last December, a Hennepin County jailer was bitten by an inmate named Derres King. King suffers from severe mental illness that had gone untreated in jail. He is ... More >>
It's not always easy to admit that you need help managing both your business and your personal life, and it certainly isn't easy to open yourself up for criticism on national television, but Suzanne Erickson, owner of Jungle Red Salon & Spa, did just that. While her shop was seeing gro ... More >>
Erin Carlyle's cover story on Joe Gustafson is nominated for Story of the Year.The Page One Awards from the Society of Professional Journalists honor the best in journalism from across Minnesota, and we're proud to say that we've been nominated for 23 awards in this year's contest. The 23 no ... More >>
Craig LassigSweets for your sweetie at Patisserie 46. Sure, a lot of places in town do great chocolate desserts, but if you were looking to crown a local king of the sweet substance, you might consider Patisserie 46's chef-owner John Kraus, who happens to be a past winner of the freaking Food ... More >>
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Craig LassigThe high art of les petits gateaux.Here's a quick recap of this week's Dish column on Patisserie 46, with the essentials of what you need to know when you go: Patisserie 46 4552 Grand Ave. S., Minneapolis 612.354.3257, www.patisserie46.com Prices start at $1; whole cakes priced u ... More >>
The Walker Art Center's addition inspired lunchboxes, stormtroopers, Transformers, and more from talented readers