Winsome, lose some
Sure, Whole Foods technically already has one location in Minneapolis. But on the west side of Lake Calhoun, that store might as well be in St. Louis Park.When the grocer opens its downtown store on Wednesday, there will be no doubt about its presence in the city: With 37,000 sq. ft., 120-plus emplo ... More >>
Homegrown star of AMC hit reflects on his character
John Peters: He survived the crash, and an amazing BAC.There's drunk, there's really drunk, and then there's "How are you still alive?" drunk. That's the level John Peters reached, blowing nearly four times over the legal limit when he crashed his car downtown around 1:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon. O ... More >>
New film works with a patient and observational style
Photo by Tambako the JaguarFive guys slapped around some horses, but not the cops riding themLooking at their story, Anthony Gonzales, Kyle Soderberg, Matthew J. Semler, Randy D. Schock and Justin M. Mobley appear to have only one thing in common: A weird desire to slap around police horses. ... More >>
Photo by Tambako the JaguarSpring life in Bemidji got a little less sleepy yesterday when two lion cubs escaped for a little adventure in town. But wait a second. Lions in Bemidji? Where have we been? Last time we were there, Paul Bunyan and Babe were the top attractions. Marjan and Aslan, the 6 ... More >>
Via MPDWay down at the bottom of the list of folks receiving Minneapolis Police Department awards today, there's a dog, and he's getting the highest award the department can give: Chase died last year while helping officers track down suspected copper thieves in the old Jaguar dealership on H ... More >>
Photo by Tony NelsonOn last year's Logos, Atlas Sound solo-domo Bradford Cox spent a lot of time talking about lighy. For Cox, light carried with it a fair measure of mystery, apprehension, escape, esctasy. Light could represent rescue, egress, annihilation, salvation, or all four, wrapped up in ... More >>
A father takes away his son's rifle after two of their neighbor's horses suffer bullet wounds.
A 13-year-old girl has been charged with killing her step-grandfather after he poured the last of a gallon of milk out instead of giving it to her.
Restaurant ironically replaces pizza joint named after Italian word for "one"
Which Twin-mannerisms do you most enjoy (or abhor) over the course of the season?
The Vikings beat down the Jags; the Gophers crumble; the Wild begin to show signs of weakness.
San Diego stripped of its title, Ford stops advertising in GLBT publications, Ahnald plays grab-ass in Rio, a Jack Webb Christmas, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
New Whole Foods location spells doomsville for a backup Twinsville
Twins stadium: Strike two? Whole Foods could be doomsville for Twinsville The Strib has picked up what was first reported in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal last week, and then by the Minneapolis Observer and Skyway News: Whole Foods is coming to downtown Minneapolis. All four stories ... More >>
Mark Stenglein climbed out of a Dickensian childhood to become a business success and one of Hennepin County's most powerful politicians. Now he thinks he's ready to be mayor of Minneapolis.
This year's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Film Festival finds new queer cinema yearning to forget its affair with Hollywood
Washed-up cowboys, lady mechanics, homeless philosophers--photographer Wing Young Huie has seen it all. Now, by hanging 600 of his Lake Street portraits in public, he's ready to show the city to itself.
Cruel Intentions consummates Hollywood's latest seduction of American youth
First the lawsuits. Then the bankruptcy, the divorce, the TV exposé, the attorney general's investigation. Before Dr. Harry Johnson knew it, his cosmetic-surgery empire was in ruins.
Why some trees stood their ground while others toppled
The state's former ranking environmental protection officer goes to work for big industry.
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion commemorates Gen-X nostalgia