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  • Arts

    December 26, 2012

    2012 Artists of the Year

    From poets and directors to comedians and dancers, the Twin Cities are teeming with creativity

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2012

    Ravi Shankar's extraordinary life: A timeline

    The great Ravi Shankar has passed at the age of 92, and we have a life timeline to chart his majestic artistic development. Back on August 3, 1967, George Harrison holds a press conference at the Kinarra School of Music in Los Angeles to promote a performance the following night by Ravi Shankar, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    P.O.S. announces headlining tour with Dessa

    He's bringing his Doomtree crewmate along for the ride.

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2009

    Are you a grown up?

    There's a test you can take to find out. And by the way, adolescence isn't a real life phase -- at least not in most of the world.

  • News

    June 3, 2009

    Rare Hib disease increases in Minnesota

    Is the anti-vaccine movement to blame?

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2007

    4/27 Morning Communiqué

    Researchers make gasoline out of carbon dioxide, judge gives suspect a break after administering a Bible quiz, NASCAR champ Tony ... More >>

  • News

    March 30, 2005

    The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival: It Ain't a Small World, After All

    The sort-of true story of a Minneapolis man who made his mom into a movie, plus two local trailers, and 36 reviews from around the globe

  • Books

    August 4, 2004
  • Arts

    June 30, 2004

    Girl, Interrupted

    Before Plain Layne disappeared, readers knew her as a fiery online diarist, an outspoken lesbian, and a beauty straight out of a Midwestern Botticelli. Afterward, they knew her as a hoax.

  • News

    May 26, 2004

    Barely Legal

    In Minnesota, finding an abortion doctor gets harder all the time

  • News

    January 14, 2004

    Boss Lady

    Meet Barb Johnson, the most powerful politician in Minneapolis

  • Arts

    November 14, 2001

    Inside The C.I.A.

    Trying to Crack the Secret of Staging Your Own Show? Talk to the Center for Independent Artists.

  • Arts

    November 15, 2000

    Creation Myth

    Thirty-five years ago, a Chicago arts collective charted new territory in black music. Now, in a three-day retrospective, Minneapolis free-jazz explorers Douglas Ewart and Carei Thomas return to that land of possibilities.

  • Feature

    August 25, 1998

    Click and Learn

    A new model for AIDS treatment activism