Bemidji may be the town worried about beaver sculptures painted like genitalia and profanity in Newsweek, but it's also the town of small business owners with hearts of gold.Joe Lueken, a 70-year-old soon-to-be-retiree and 46-year grocery store veteran, offers an antidote to Black Friday corporate m ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Minnesota's Abby and Brittany Hensel, conjoined twins, make Newsweek-- Minnesota's conjoined twins, Abby and Brittany Hensel, make The Sun-- C.J. scolded by editor after mocking conjoined twins in gossip columnThe world's most famous pair of conjoined twins recently graduated from Bethel ... More >>
WikipediaPictured: A slightly less disgusting teabag. A Minneapolis high school student admits to taking part in a wrestling match that led to one of his baseball teammates getting "teabagged." But, he says, he wasn't the teabagger, nor did he plan the teabagging, and he shouldn't be kicked out o ... More >>
Sarah Shourd wants Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal released from an Iranian prison.Shane Bauer is still stuck in a miserable Iranian prison with his friend Josh Fattal, held on spy charges ahead of a February trial.
But if the Minnesota native and freelance journalist ever gets out, he intends t ... More >>
It's a conspiracy alright. But a Republican conspiracy.Michele Bachmann wants two things now: To be taken seriously, and to win the No. 4 position in the House leadership ranks. The problem is, she keeps on spouting batshit craziness.
It's hard to win the hearts and minds of folks like soon- ... More >>
Screen grab via TheUptakeObama rallies at the UMark Dayton's campaign for governor got two big boosts this weekend: Yet another lead in another poll, and a pat on the back from Barack Obama.
Obama flew in for a Dayton rally at the U of M, where he said Republicans would drive the economy bac ... More >>
Photo by Bobak Ha'Eri, Wikipedia.50th and France in Edina.A new survey from America's Promise Alliance counts five Minnesota cities in its top-100 "Best Communities for Young People" in the country. Unfortunately, Twin Citians, Minneapolis nor St. Paul made the cut.
Here's who beat us: Edin ... More >>
It was open mic night again for Michele Bachmann last night on the Hannity show. The theme: How dare Betty McCollum and Bill Clinton fight back when we tar them and their party as anti-American socialists doing the bidding of a Chicago gangster running the White House?
McCollum, you remember ... More >>