:::: 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 >>
Photo: Nic McPheeBlizzard PeopleThe 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 >>
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 >>
The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!
Pro-development faction on park board got big 11th-hour financial help
Some highlights from the city elections that time (and voters) forgot
Last spring three soldiers from northern Minnesota's Carlton County died in Iraq in one month's time
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.
Addicted to decadence, in love with excess: The films of Fosse
The Heights Theater's love of cinema's abandoned technologies is larger than life--as is their upcoming 70mm film series
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?
Seven years after the Gulf War, Paul William Roberts's The Demonic Comedy draws a punch line in the sand
For nearly 60 years, the Old Log Theater has practiced the art of making a profit
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.
The 1997 Tongue-on-the-Flagpole Awards