Jon Flatland worked as a reporter, columnist, editor, and newspaper owner for 28 years, most recently as managing editor of the newspaper in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota. He won numerous awards for his "work," including an award for best humor column last year from the North Dakota Newspaper Assoc ... More >>
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Popular restaurateur boldly closes Azia to embark on new challenge
The District 6 congresswoman holds forth with some startling, and questionable, assertions.
Blotter has all the weird local news fit to print
The case against Minnesota's 1.2 million forest-destroying, disease-spreading deer
Film as a weapon in a time of war: Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival coverage.
We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.
While Western art cinema draws the flashbulbs at Cannes, contemplative works from China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong leave the festival glowing in klieg lights from the East
A troupe of Minneapolis agit-prop artists go to Giuliani's Gotham and face their toughest adversary yet--indifference
"The Carlson School should look in their backyard and learn how to recruit a diverse student body from within Minnesota," says Renee Jenson, who charges the business school uses international students to diversify the student body.