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  • Blogs

    October 14, 2014

    Ryan Adams at Northrop Auditorium, 10/13/14

    Ryan Adams Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis Monday, October 13, 2014 Here's how Ryan Adams beat back a case of the Mondays in Minneapolis. He retreated to his man cave, cracked open a ginger ale, plugged in a Strat he'd just bought, and played a few songs with some buddies. This Adams-curated scen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2014

    MNGOP deputy chair Chris Fields criticized for tasteless tweets about Robin Williams's death

    :::: UPDATES :::: Fields has deleted most of his offensive tweets, but we've got the screengrabs. Click to page three of this post to see them. We've also included reaction from the gubernatorial candidate Fields was attempting to support, Jeff Johnson, and an apology from Fields himself at the bott ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2010

    20 best blizzard people tweets of Snowmageddon 2010

    Photo: Nic McPheeBlizzard People​The blizzard unleashed a deluge of snow, and you unleashed a torrent of comment on Twitter. Sometimes it was to share shovel strategies, sometimes it was to bitch about about the snowplows. Sometimes it was to find humor in the mess. Here's some of what flew ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Top restaurateurs vie for lucrative Lake Harriet concessions contract

    Will Lake Harriet keep up with the concessions Joneses?​With the success of park operators Tin Fish (Calhoun) and Sea Salt (Minnehaha Falls), more local restaurateurs are eyeing the high-profile and potentially lucrative Lake Harriet concessions contract available in 2011. Rodney White holds t ... More >>

  • News

    December 13, 2006
  • News

    December 6, 2006

    MN SAT

    The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!

  • News

    November 23, 2005

    A Little Help from Their Friends

    Pro-development faction on park board got big 11th-hour financial help

  • News

    November 16, 2005

    Nine Things We Learned Last Tuesday

    Some highlights from the city elections that time (and voters) forgot

  • News

    December 1, 2004

    The Dead and The Wounded

    Last spring three soldiers from northern Minnesota's Carlton County died in Iraq in one month's time

  • News

    June 9, 2004

    Wet Hot American Summer

    You scrubbed radioactive toilets. You fleeced tots at carnivals. You ground the beaks off baby birds. You sent City Pages your summer job stories--and we didn't even give you minimum wage in return.

  • News

    January 1, 2003
  • Movies

    August 28, 2002

    Mr. Show

    Addicted to decadence, in love with excess: The films of Fosse

  • Movies

    September 19, 2001

    The Big Picture

    The Heights Theater's love of cinema's abandoned technologies is larger than life--as is their upcoming 70mm film series

  • Music

    September 5, 2001

    Have Score, Will Travel

    New-music composer Jeffrey Brooks has paid for his education over a card game, survived for months off stolen tuna, and lived on an Amtrak train. So what's he doing raising two happy kids in a house in south Minneapolis?

  • Restaurants

    August 25, 1999
  • Books

    October 21, 1998

    Just Deserts

    Seven years after the Gulf War, Paul William Roberts's The Demonic Comedy draws a punch line in the sand

  • News

    September 16, 1998

    The Customer is Always Right

    For nearly 60 years, the Old Log Theater has practiced the art of making a profit

  • Feature

    August 1, 1998

    Dad of a Dry Dandy

    Learning to love a landlubber

  • News

    April 15, 1998

    From 2-1 to Zero

    They Made their kids paint over the graffiti and throw out the gang clothes, and they thought they'd seen thelast of the 2-1 Click. Then one of their sons turned up dead in a richfield parking lot.

  • News

    December 10, 1997

    UFF DUH! Minnesota is as Minnesota Does

    The 1997 Tongue-on-the-Flagpole Awards