John Cowles

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2006

    Campaign cash: Auditing the auditor candidates

    Challenger Rebecca Otto has raised more--and has more money--than incumbent state auditor Pat Anderson

  • Sports

    September 15, 2004

    Tear the Roof off This Sucker

    Suffering through the dome days of September

  • News

    June 5, 2002

    John Berryman Leapt Here

    Mapping the literary landmarks of the Twin Cities

  • Arts

    April 24, 2002

    A World Without Tutus

    Civic boosters are proud of the Twin Cities' theaters, orchestras, museums, and literary centers. so what happened to the ballet?

  • News

    March 24, 1999

    The Body in Question

    Forensic pathologist John Coe has spent a lifetime examining skin, organs, and bones for answers to how and why we die

  • Arts

    March 18, 1998

    The Big House

    Public politicking. Cautious programming. Retail-style marketing. Has the Guthrie Theater, with its 1,300 seats and $40 million endowment, become a prisoner of the community that built it?

  • News

    April 2, 1997

    Home Field Advantage

    Why the Star Tribune is cheerleading for a taxpayer-financed ballpark