The Land of 10,000 Lakes can brag about many things, including, but not limited to the birth of our dear artist formally known as Prince, the stapler, and roller blades. But when was the last time you took a bite of your Pillsbury croissants or funfetti cake and thought, "BOOM, Minnesota!"? Not ofte ... More >>
Earlier this month, we told you about a Movoto Real Estate study that ranked Minnesota among the least stressed states. So it probably shouldn't come as a surprise to learn that a new CNNMoney study puts Minneapolis among the least stressed cities.For the study, which looked at the 55 Americans metr ... More >>
One nation under tacos
The Human Rights Campaign assessed companies' GLBT-friendlinessThe Human Rights Campaign Foundation has released a study measuring hundreds of companies' friendliness to gay employees. If their survey is any indication, Minnesota companies tend to do well by their GLBT employees. Thirteen Mi ... More >>
Arnold Gatilao, Flickr.And so begins the great SPAM war.Hormel Foods Corp.--makers of everyone's favorite processed meat--is accusing a Netherlands-based food manufacturer of stealing the likeness of the SPAM label. According to a lawsuit filed earlier this week, Zwanenberg Food Group has in ... More >>
We are very proud to announce that City Pages food critic Rachel Hutton will have an article featured in Da Capo's "Best Food Writing 2009" book coming out this fall.
If you vacation in Hawaii for something a little more exotic than Minnesota, you might be mildly disappointed if you're stuck stuffing your face with barftastic meat-in-a-can Spam.
It's not just Alliant Techsystems. Hundreds of small Minnesota companies are cashing in on America's defense industry.
The MPD captain tries to outrun his most formidable opponent—his own checkered history on race—in a bid to be Hennepin County sheriff
Latinos, Somalis, and the American dream in southern Minnesota