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Girl Scout Cookies

  • Blogs

    February 29, 2012

    Tutti Frutti now serving frozen yogurt in Maple Grove

    Frozen yogurt with self-serve toppings? Driving 25 miles to Maple Grove was certainly not out of the question for me to check out this phenomenon. Tutti Frutti has stores in several other states, but this seems to be the only store in the Twin Cities. Here's what we found:

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2012

    Girl Scout cookie season begins with a new store at MOA

    It's that time of year again, when hordes of eight-year-old girls--and their parents--begin pushing boxes of those strangely addictive cookies. Girl Scouts in southern Minnesota and western Wisconsin officially begin their cookies sales on Saturday, but to kick off the season the Scouts will stage a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2012

    Girl Scouts announce new cookie

    ​As the holiday season winds down and Americans begin to recover from their self-induced sugar comas brought on by binges of fruitcake, gingerbread, and--in Minnesota, at least--lefse and rosettes, how is a foodie with a sweet tooth expected to survive until the stores begin stocking pas ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    April 6, 2011

    Lowbrow Minneapolis: Definitely a crowd-pleaser

    But Nicollet Avenue hot spot could do more with its concept

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    Did Girl Scout cookie sales put troops in debt?

    Girl ScoutsDid girl scouts lose major cash over cookie sales?​That's what WCCO's recent report on the subject seems as if it'd like us to believe. The TV station's spin makes the situation out to seem like some sash-wearing, slave-driving Girl Scout Grand Poobah dumped a semi-load of cookies at ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    Make your own Girl Scout Cookies

    oldfashionedsodafountain.blogspot.comForget the box and DIY ​A recent declaration by some Minnesota Girl Scouts that they would refuse to participate in the annual cookie fundraiser because their council sold off four beloved summer camps got our attention. Sure, we love the delicious cookies, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Girl Scout cookie season starts Feb. 5--and there's one big change this year

    Girl ScoutsSay what? Downsizing Girl Scout cookies?​It's the time of the year when you start to notice those order forms around the office and Scouts-turned-businesswomen giving their best pitch at grocery stores. Smell the Thin Mints in the air, 'tis the season of Girl Scout cookies. The G ... More >>

  • News

    December 15, 2010
  • News

    March 10, 2010

    Minneapolis skyway can be yours for just $50,000 cash

    Plus: Unibrow bandit strikes with furrowed fierceness

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Where Minnesotans go to die

    We hope this is the last major snow storm in Minnesota before the temperature rises and we can start thinking summer thoughts. These winter photos are just bringing us down.

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2008
  • Columns

    March 8, 2006

    Everything Must Go

    It was always tough to rent a movie at Discount Video. It's about to become impossible.

  • Restaurants

    February 22, 2006

    Mugs of Good Cheer

    If winter has finally started to seem unjust, it's time for a hot toddy

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2005

    Suck Our Tailpipe

    Shoot the Messenger in the Sexy Pontiac G6   Floundering GM to media critics: suck our tail pipe   The harsh news was like finding out your parents have backed out of their order of Girl Scout cookies after you called them poo-poo noses. Like the French taking back the Statue of Liberty after lea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2005

    Shoot the Messenger in the Sexy Pontiac G6

    Floundering GM to media critics: suck our tail pipe   The harsh news was like finding out your parents have backed out of their order of Girl Scout cookies after you called them poo-poo noses. Like the French taking back the Statue of Liberty after learning they got rooked in the Louisiana Purcha ... More >>

  • News

    March 6, 2002
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