• Blogs

    August 11, 2014

    Skyline Music Festival at Target Field, 8/8/14

    Last Friday night at Target Field, the Skyline Music Festival stage occupied foul territory near third base, showcasing an evening of pleasantries from headliner Andrew Bird, accompanied by Dosh, S. Carey, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, and the New Pornographers. It was a somewhat unusual environmen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2011

    University of Minnesota geologist on climate change study: "It's a warning"

    Arctic sea ice is at the second-lowest point ever measured.​About 11,500 years ago, at the tail end of the Pleistocene era, the Earth began to warm up. The planet's climate has fluctuated since time immemorial. But this period of climate change came less like a stone warming in the sun, and more l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Lonnie Dupre is pinned down on Mt. McKinley by 100 mph winds

    lonniedupre.comLonnie Dupre is alone in a snow cave high on Mt. McKinley.​Lonnie Dupre, the Minnesota adventurer who wants to be the first person to climb Alaska's Mt. McKinley alone in January, has been pinned down in a snow cave below its summit for days now, riding out 100 mph winds. He was sc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2011

    Lonnie Dupre is climbing Mt. McKinley right now

    lonniedupre.comDupre on top of McKinley during a previous summer expedition.​Evidently January isn't cold enough at home in Grand Marais for explorer Lonnie Dupre. So he's climbing Alaska's Mt. McKinley. Right now. Alone. More or less to prove that it can be done. Maybe he can see Sarah Palin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2010

    Michele Bachmann still thinks U2 sank a troop ship

    Photo: xrayspxU2: These guys do not captain a German submarine​Michele Bachmann still doesn't get it: Bono and the boys were not around during World War II and they can't be held responsible for the sinking of the troop ship Dorchester. She repeated her confusion about Irish rockers and Germa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Weekend movie guide: See it or flee it?

    You've got 10 bucks and two hours, and you don't want to waste any of it. We can help.

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Weekend movie guide: See it or flee it?

    You've got 10 bucks and two hours, and you don't want to waste any of it. We can help.

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2008

    Local weatherman doesn't know which way the wind blows on global warming

    The earth is not flat. We know this from science. The world is warming. We know this from science. But "we" does not include WCCO meteorologist Mike Fairbourne.

  • Feature

    December 12, 2007

    Explorer Returns to the Arctic to Take On Global Warming

    The story of true ice man Will Steger, from our Winter Guide

  • Movies

    August 29, 2007

    Countdown to Extinction

    The 11th Hour Says Were All Gonna DieBut Maybe Not

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2007

    2/21 Morning Communiqué

    Microsoft's Ballmer blames pirates for sluggish Vista sales, U.N. panel believes ice sheet loss may no longer be avoided, Tim Hardaway's ... More >>

  • Columns

    October 4, 2006
  • Movies

    September 13, 2006
  • Unknown

    September 6, 2006
  • Columns

    December 14, 2005
  • Blogs

    May 13, 2005

    Nightstand confessional

    What the City Pages staff is reading--or pretending to read Corey Anderson  Chris Ware (ed.), McSweeney's Quarterly Concern No. 13:  Chicago graphic novel writer Chris Ware guest edits this comic-themed 2004 compilation. Ware showcases the work of numerous writers/illustrators such as Lynda Bar ... More >>

  • Arts

    July 16, 2003

    Wandering I

    Sailing to Antarctica, photographing the Sinai, and other adventures in being

  • Movies

    April 4, 2001

    Print the Legend

    In 40 self-sacrificing years at the helm of the University Film Society, Al Milgrom has seen his reputation grow to mythic stature. How this grumpy old man might cope with turning over his lifes work is another story.

  • Books

    January 17, 2001

    Live Wires

    Armed with new evidence linking power lines and cancer, activists appeal to the courts

  • Arts

    November 12, 1997

    Where in the World

    Lemon Laws: Choreographer Ralph Lemon bravely attempts a cross-cultural dance experiment that "really shouldn't work."

  • Movies

    March 26, 1997
  • Arts

    October 9, 1996
  • News

    May 15, 1996