The Commonwealth Fund just released its new Scorecard on Local Health System Performance, and it turns out we Minnesotans really have no good reason for ever getting sick or dying.How well Minnesota cities performed in the rankings is actually pretty ridiculous -- St. Paul ranked top in the natio ... More >>
The Melismatics' songs aren't simple at all. They're intricate, jumping from one thought to another, and yet, they're easily adaptable to the most conservative of ears. This, of course, is the Minneapolis band's cardinal accomplishment.Listening to their new album, MANIA!, can be comp ... More >>
"The Colonel better watch his back."The acronym WTF was invented for news like this: Earlier this week, former Public Enemy rapper and reality TV star Flavor Flav opened his first fried chicken restaurant in, of all the places on the planet, Clinton, Iowa. Clinton is a town of less than 30,0 ... More >>
Lake Delhi drains awayOne day, your'e sitting pretty on some pricey lakefront property. The next, you're staring at a big muddy bog. Welcome to what remains of Lake Delhi, east of Dubuque, where torrential rains washed away a not-up-to-snuff dam, property values dropped faster than you can sa ... More >>
The Green Bay Packers get beat by the Arizona Cardinals and fan Jeffrey Leffler gets arrested for taking out his frustration on his wife.
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