In 2001 someone bought Waylon Jennings' white, swank af 1973 Cadillac Eldorado convertible for $6,900 from a seller in Pennsylvania. Now, 13 years later, this gem is being sold on Springfield, Missouri's Craigslist. The seller is asking considerably more for it. Four times as much, in fact: $28,000. ... More >>
Over the past week or so, the St. Paul Police Department has engaged in an online sting operation against alleged Craigslist casual encounters child sex solicitors.One of them was Minneapolis middle school teacher Joel Fowler. (Read his sordid story here.) Another was 43-year-old Robert Hagen.See al ... More >>
By Taylor HambyThere's something undeniably erotic about Coachella. Perhaps it's the triple-digit heat that gets you hot and heavy, or maybe seeing some of your favorite bands all in one weekend gets your juices flowing. Or, most likely, you're in your 20s so you're perpetually horny by default. B ... More >>
In the market for a portable gynecological table? You almost for sure aren't. But if you'd like to get your hands on one anyway, we've got just the offer for you!SEE ALSO: Minneapolis woman shames catcaller with hilarious Craigslist "Missed Connection" ad An Anoka man named Adam is offering a free t ... More >>
Ladies -- single, straight, and looking for something casual? Maybe with a man who is passionate about politics and likes to give even more than receive, if you catch my drift?SEE ALSO: Kerry Gauthier sex scandal: Are these his oral sex-seeking Craigslist posts? Well then, do we have the guy for you ... More >>
Get it while it's hot!SEE ALSO: The best Craigslist Missed Connections on election day 2012 A Washington County woman is selling her "Ex Boyfriend's Hard Drive of Porn" for the bargain-basement price of $1 (or the best offer!).
North Dakota State University was on high alert Monday one day after a brutal rape was reported to campus police.SEE ALSO: Fargo-area eens face felonies after allegedly stealing cop radio and broadcasting, "F**k the police" Fargo native Mary Gullickson, 20, told police she was forced into a vehicle, ... More >>
Looking for love? Forget bars, gyms, and coffee shops, and head to... Cub Foods?SEE ALSO: The best Craigslist Missed Connections on election day 2012Dorothy Gambrell of Psychology Today put together a map looking at where the most Craigslist Missed Connections happen in each state, and here in Minne ... More >>
We know -- it's hard to muster the strength to leave your house when there's a minus in front of that all-important temperature digit. But trust us that it's worth it this week, whether you're rallying to go to the (outdoor) beer festival in St. Paul on Saturday or just driving over to the Four Firk ... More >>
Taking the Twin Cities music scene's temperature can be simple as heading over to Craigslist. Pull up a chair in the "Musicians" section of the "Community" postings and just listen for a while. Most folks are looking for a bandmate (Can You Sing AC/DC?.... Ladies?) or offering up their production or ... More >>
Put your credit cards away, folks -- the Brett Favre pubes sale that took Craigslist by storm last week was a hoax.SEE ALSO: Brett Favre's pubes for sale for $200 (or best offer) on Minneapolis CraigslistIn a Wednesday blog post entitled "No Country For Old Pubes," the person behind the purported sa ... More >>
The Lazy Kids came together via Craigslist, and more and more artists are using the online tool to meet others these days. The Minneapolis group will be debuting their first full-length album Peter Penguin, based on a fictional character that "is a dreamer, a traveler who has suffered from the rigor ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- DFL Minority Leader Paul Thissen calls for embattled Rep. Kerry Gauthier to step down-- Kerry Gauthier sex scandal: Are these his oral sex-seeking Craigslist posts?-- Rep. Gauthier, 56, claims rest-stop oral sex with Craigslist boy, 17, was consensualRep. Kerry Gauthier, D-Duluth, will n ... More >>
SEE ALSO: Rep. Gauthier, 56, claims rest-stop oral sex with Craigslist boy, 17, was consensualRep. Kerry Gauthier, D-Duluth, used Craigslist to meet the 17-year-old he allegedly had oral sex with in the woods around the Thompson Hill rest stop the night of Sunday, July 22. Gauthier told police he ha ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Kerry Gauthier sex scandal: Are these his oral sex-seeking Craigslist posts?-- Rep. Gauthier, 56, claims rest-stop oral sex with Craigslist boy, 17, was consensualRepublicans have already called for Duluth DFL Rep. Kerry Gauthier to step down. It took Minnesota Democrats a few days longe ... More >>
Most artists creating electronic-based music spend a lot of time defending their craft to people who don't understand it. Jeremiah Conlon, aka Nyteowl, is no different in that sense, but what sets him apart is his sense of humor while doing so -- that and his work ethic behind releasing so many a ... More >>
Matt VisionQuestEven his own nickname has turned against him!Hijacking politicians' names has become an honored political pastime. Alt weekly sex columnist Dan Savage successfully re-branded Santorum as a substance too disgusting to describe.So it was perhaps inevitable that T-Paw's sobriquet wou ... More >>
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HeatherHeatherHeatherRobbery, aggravated assault, and rape are all on the decline in Minneapolis. Close to numbers from the mid-1960s, in fact, according to new stats releases by the MPD that we mentioned yesterday. And even though murders doubled in 2010 compared to 2009, the past three ye ... More >>
Andrew Bardell, FlickrThe cops are working with Craigslist to track down the mastermind.Stacie and Phillip Lansing just want their snowblower back. They're not mad at you for taking it. They know it wasn't even your fault. But seriously, give it back. While they were out of the house yester ... More >>
Photo: Dan4thThe victims are cheesed off. Put the pizza ovens down and step away from the door. That's what Fridley cops said recently, after a Craigslist scammer hoodwinked two aspiring pizza shop owners out of $6,400. They forked over the money thinking they'd scored a great deal on the ov ... More >>
CraigslistYour chariot awaits.Good news for germophobes and prudes who are too good to get it on in a disgusting commercial airplane bathroom. According to a post on Minneapolis Craigslist, one local pilot is offering the opportunity to privately fly some very friendly skies. "Join the Mile ... More >>
Craigslist: Censored, sort ofCraigslist tweaked high-minded congressmen and 18 state attorneys general over the weekend, slapping a "Censored" notice over the site's "adult services" category. But in Minneapolis and elsewhere, the marketplace took over: The "therapeutic" services category is ... More >>
Photo: Karl BaronWinona County employees can wave bye-bye to Serra Paylin.This is looking like a grim week for smut. First, Craigslist takes down its "adult services" tab. And now we learn that there's going to be no more on-the-job hotel Skinemax for Winona County workers. It's employees wi ... More >>
WCCO reports that the about a dozen kitchen staffers at Ichiban walked off the job on Friday because they were unhappy with working conditions and health insurance costs. Remaining staff called those who had made reservations--about 80 people--and told them the restaurant was closed until new ... More >>
Chalk one up for the First Amendment... and, we suppose, online creepers.
For the inaugural edition of The Shit We Get, we take a closer look at scented home products.
Spring has sprung, and we've got a new record on our hands.
The popular online classified site bows to pressure from law enforcement.
Each posting will now cost $10, a five dollar increase, and be reviewed manually.
Besieged by politicians and media, Craig Newmark finds an unlikely ally: A victim's family
In the midst of several high-profile murder cases across the country involving popular online classifieds website Craigslist, the site's founder spoke in Minnesota Sunday at a memorial concert for one of the first victims.
Besieged by politicians and media, Craig Newmark finds an unlikely ally: A victim's family
A man who has already murdered one Boston woman and robbed several others appears to be targeting women in Rhode Island now. His victims advertised sex services on Craigslist.
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These w4m seek guys who drink Furious and support CSAs. Are eating habits becoming a bigger factor when evaluating a potential mate?
When we think of "Wisconsin news" we think of creepy men digging up dead bodies to have sex with them. Who even does that? Oh yes, Wisconsinites.
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Your City Pages erotic specialist unloads his knowledge of online sexuality on Craigslist. Awesome, ri ... More >>
To hear him tell it, Craig Newmark has had only the most trifling effect on the American newspaper business. "Somebody invented recently a myth that we're hurting newspapers," he complained to Philip Weiss in a recent New York magazine profile. "That appears to be an invention . . . We're a minor fa ... More >>