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North Star State

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2014

    20 Things You Say That Make You a Minnesotan

    You don't need to be Paul Bunyan or Babe the Blue Ox to call yourself a Minnesotan. In the Land of 10,000 Lakes, there are plenty of sayings ("Don'tcha know!") that have been passed down throughout the years -- and a few that are singularly our own. Here are some things you'll hear more than a few ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2014

    20 Things You Never Hear Minnesotans Say

    "Yah, you betcha!" "Oh, fer gosh sake." "Awwww jeez." For better or worse, these are sayings that are associated with Minnesota. Although you'd probably have to go to your 80-year-old grandmother's church basement mixer to hear those in regular conversation uttered without a drop of irony. W ... More >>

  • News

    July 16, 2014

    Prospect Park steps into the future with DIY urbanism

    How the visionaries of southeast Minneapolis plan to transform the way we live in the 21st century

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2014

    Du Nord Spirits' first product, L'étoile vodka, hits the shelves

    First there were local micro-brews, then the Twin Cities craft cocktail boom, and now the latest on the scene is a Minneapolis-made vodka. Du Nord, Minneapolis's first "micro-distillery" rolled out its first firewater Friday. L'étoile Vodka ($24), made from Minnesota sugar beets and corn, hit metro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2013

    Big Time Rush at Target Center, 8/10/13

    Big Time Rush Target Center, Minneapolis Saturday, August 10, 2013 Big Time Rush are local boys made good. Sort of. They told not quite a packed house, but still several thousand -- mostly Rushers under the age of 12 and their parents with a few teens mixed in -- that they'd "fallen in love with y' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2012

    Top 20 best Minnesota musicians: The complete list

    ​Related:Minneapolis music scene named second-best in the U.S.Minnesotans need to remember to exhale sometimes -- especially fresh on the heels of being ranked as the number two music scene in the country. Shouldn't it be enough to simply enjoy a rich history of quality musicians blossoming from f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2012

    Top 20 best Minnesota musicians: #20-11

    ​Minnesotans need to remember to exhale sometimes -- especially fresh on the heels of being ranked as the number two music scene in the country. Shouldn't it be enough to simply enjoy a rich history of quality musicians blossoming from fertile local soil? For those times that worrying that people ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 26, 2008
  • News

    December 29, 2004

    Artists of the Year

    12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...

  • Restaurants

    January 28, 2004

    Pop Sensation

    Local boy comes home from the Culinary Institute of America to make good in Nordeast

  • Restaurants

    July 16, 2003

    Hot Dish, For The Grill

    Minnesota nice Sausage Sisters Pack links with wild rice, apples, more, more, more

  • Restaurants

    May 7, 2003
  • Restaurants

    June 20, 2001
  • Feature

    December 1, 1998

    The National Agenda

    These four Minnesota women are shaping the way the GLBT movement thinks about politics, AIDS, and grassroots organizing. Can they change a nation?

  • Movies

    April 24, 1996
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