Taylors Falls

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    Salut Edina's new head chef brings fresh flavors to the table

    It appears as though there's been a bit of a shakeup over at Edina's premiere French restaurant, Salut. Parasole, the company behind Salut (and several other Twin Cities eateries), has announced that their longtime head chef, Christopher Van Proosdy, has opted for a career change and moved on to wor ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    June 15, 2011

    Marine on St. Croix destination dining

    Brookside Bar & Grill, Olive's, and other must-visit places

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2011

    Festa Mangalitsa at Il Gatto serves the pig, from snout to tail

    Loved for its lard​Parasole calls the Mangalitsa "the fattest pig breed in production," which is a fine reason to have chefs Tim McKee and Jim Christiansen hold a Festa Mangalitsa at Il Gatto on May 17 at 7 p.m. It's an evening unsuitable for those who get timid at the thought of some unusual part ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    Top 5 seasonal drive-ins to visit ASAP

    Time to start building up the winter layer of fat. For warmth.​The end of the State Fair and last week's unseasonably chilly weather have led us to acknowledge the painful fact that summer is on the way out--and along with the exit of evening daylight and flip-flops comes the closing of our fa ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    August 11, 2010

    Justin Grecco creates a mini food dynasty

    Bellanotte's former chef runs Roman Anthony's, Grecco's, and Chef In A Box

  • News

    September 23, 2009

    Highway 8 to Hazelden among state's most dangerous

    Getting to life-saving drug and alcohol rehab center could kill you

  • Restaurants

    June 17, 2009

    Ten favorite things to eat and drink before Labor Day

    Jax Cafe's trout, Common Roots' fruits and veggies top the list

  • Calendar

    April 2, 2008
  • News

    October 25, 2006

    Public Enemy Number One

    Street-fighting dogs: Inside the world of the much-abused, ever-maligned pit bull

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2006

    Sex offender madness

    Earlier this month the Albertville City Council unanimously passed an ordinance restricting where sex offenders can live within the city. Under the new zoning restriction, such criminals are precluded from residing within 1,000 feet of any park, daycare center, school, playground, or house of worshi ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 30, 2004

    The First Avenue Massacre

    What Steve McClellan's pink slip said

  • Books

    December 9, 1998

    Cheesehead Power?

    NSP says it needs to run high-voltage wires over the scenic St. Croix to keep the lights on in western Wisconsin. But critics charge the utility's plans go much further.