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    September 12, 2014

    Marvel Bar's Tyler Kleinow Gives Us the Scoop on Where to Drink After Work

    Isn't Marvel Bar swell? And one of the reasons it's so awesome is the drink stylings of Tyler Kleinow, the regional winner of this year's Bombay Sapphire/GQ Most Imaginative Bartender contest. The Hot Dish paid him a visit the day before he flew off to Vegas to compete in the quarterfinals, to find ... More >>

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    June 11, 2013

    Bob Fletcher resigns from SPPD

    Former Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher resigned his post with the St. Paul Police Department Monday, ending a nearly four-decade-long tenure in law enforcement for a cop who built a reputation for doing things his own way. SEE ALSO: Meet Bob Fletcher: Ramsey County's most controversial cop Depu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2013

    Willie Nelson is 80

    Willie Nelson neither looks nor seems 80 years old. This is an age reserved for, well, old people. The unhip, those not in-the-know, not totally with it. And yet, Willie turns 80 today. What's his secret? We doubt it's the weed -- sorry -- but think that it likely has more to do with his totally Z ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2013

    Tony Bennett at State Theatre, 1/20/13

    Tony Bennett State Theatre, Minneapolis Sunday, January 20, 2013 At the Electric Fetus, Tony Bennett is filed in a section titled "Vocals." Such greats as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bette Midler, and Barbara Streisand also live in this section. There's a reason that even though these musicians hav ... More >>

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    January 16, 2013
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    June 14, 2012

    Kyle Fletcher, Bob Fletcher's son, busted for another DWI

    Former Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher's son, Kyle Fletcher, is in trouble with the law for driving while intoxicated. Minneapolis police arrested Fletcher early Wednesday morning and booked him into the Hennepin County jail. It's the latest in a string of incidents for the troubled 23-year old ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2012

    Bon Iver curses, but Bonny Bear is deadly (VIDEO)

    Not Bon Iver, and don't you forget it.​The confusion over how to pronounce and spell Bon Iver was recently a phenomenon confined to nothing close to the mainstream press. After Justin "fuck you, Grammys" Vernon's band picked up a couple of the awards on Sunday, things got heavier and meme-ier. One ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Seven Inches of Minnesota Music: The Legendary Jim Ruiz Group, 'Mij Amsterdam'

    ​ While it may have seemed like the Legendary Jim Ruiz Group were a part of the lounge and swing music revival of the '90s, Jim Ruiz, his brother Chris and then wife, Stephanie Winter were more enthused with European pop, mod culture, new wave punk and two-tone ska music of the '80s.

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2011

    St. Paul City Council opposes Vikings stadium tax [UPDATE]

    Pictured: The proposed stadium in Arden Hills. Some assembly required. ​A resolution on the tax to fund the Minnesota Vikings stadium in Arden Hills looks headed for a 7-0 shutout in the St. Paul City Council today. If it's approved by the state Legislature, the current proposal would raise sales ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2010

    Pop music predictions for 2011

    ​Think 2010 was full of ridiculous, over-the-top moments in pop music? Just wait until you see what 2011 has in store. As part of our year-in-review blitz, we took a look in our crystal ball to make some projections for the year ahead...

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2010

    The fall of Bob Fletcher

    Bostrom upsets Fletcher.​The RNC 8 people who got arrested before the Republican National Convention must be celebrating about now. With most precincts reporting, it seems challenger Matt Bostrom has upset Bob Fletcher in the Ramsey County Sheriff's race.

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2010

    "We Are The World" remake cast is beyond random

    You go to war with the military you have, I guess.

  • News

    July 8, 2009

    Meet Bob Fletcher: Ramsey County's most controversial cop

    Ramsey County Sheriff fends off charges of cronyism

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    January 21, 2009
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    February 20, 2008
  • Blogs

    March 5, 2006

    A triple-feature just for Oscar night

    After spending hours watching tonight's Academy Awards, what could be better than ending the evening with a triple feature devoted to the event?

  • News

    December 14, 2005

    Local Music Yearbook '05

    Rappers were hot. Smokers were cold. Rockers were on Myspace. And sometime after the last Katrina benefit, we wrote it all down for you.

  • Music

    June 16, 2004

    The Hipster and the Harridan Queen

    Memo to Jack White: You're the reason Loretta Lynn's songs are ugly

  • Music

    October 30, 2002

    Living Out Loud

    The Dames blast ears from Duluth to the Twin Cities

  • News

    April 12, 2000

    It's a Wrap

    The Mpls/St. Paul International Film Festival swaddles the Cities in cinema

  • Arts

    August 5, 1998

    Into the Mix

    Rock as dance music. Dance music as rock.

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    March 11, 1998
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    July 10, 1996