• Blogs

    July 18, 2014

    Foreigner and Styx at Target Center, 7/17/14

    Foreigner and Styx with Don Felder Target Center, Minneapolis Thursday, July 17, 2014 The massive stage, the grandeur, the lights and lasers, and the overabundance of mullets -- they were all in full effect last night at the Target Center. A packed house gathered to hear the plentiful hits of Forei ... More >>

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    April 17, 2013

    The best Twin Cities concerts: 4/17-4/23

    This week marks several musical events in the Twin Cities. Duluth folk-bluegrass stars Trampled by Turtles celebrate ten years with three sold out shows (Wednesday - Friday) at First Avenue/7th Street Entry. Saturday, April 20 marks a very special occasion that is celebrated internationally, that's ... More >>

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    April 17, 2013
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    September 29, 2011

    Will Shatner, the ultimate 'Iron Man'

    ​So just when you'd managed to excise every last trace of the lava-bed crunch-munch of plodding, misanthropic metal mayhem that is The View from your cranium, shameless hambone thespian William Shatner crashes the random-heavy-metal-news-sweepstakes party with what's gotta be the most cringe-worth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2011

    Minneapolis schools take sugar cereals off the menu

    Will the Cocoa Puffs bird go the way of the dodo? ​Remember Cocoa Puffs and Cookie Crisp? The cereals you used to gaze at longingly from your seat in the grocery cart. The ones that mom would never let you get--but that the Minneapolis public schools were happy to serve? The Star Tribune repo ... More >>

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    August 3, 2010
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    September 11, 2009

    General Mills unveils Wheaties FUEL

    General Mills puts its heads together with major athletes to come up with a new Wheaties formula.

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2009

    Any way you farm it, Favre wins

    But where does that leave the Purple?

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    January 13, 2009

    Will Wheaties go all Red Bull on us?

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    Will the "Breakfast of Champions" make a Rocky-styl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2008

    New Champ Garnett Is Finally Worthy of Eating Wheaties

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    Although this is the third time KG will be invited to breakfast in millions of kitchens, it's the first time the slogan 'Breakfast of Champions' fits him.

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2008

    Bill James: were Puckett and Gaetti juicers?

    You're about to be very upset with this man, I can sense it.

  • Feature

    March 5, 2008

    Jesus Weekend

    When teens encounter Christ, all hell breaks loose

  • Restaurants

    December 19, 2007

    The Smallest Chocolate Factory in the World

    Colin Gasko has started a business that some would call insane—making chocolate from raw, unprocessed beans

  • News

    December 6, 2000
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    July 19, 2000

    Low Blows

    He manages wannabes, has-beens, and more than a few palookas, just like the big-money promoters do. But the ho-chunk casino is a long way from Caesar's Palace. and Ron Peterson is no Don King.

  • News

    December 9, 1998
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    June 1, 1998

    Out With Clout

    In corporations and churches, in classrooms and capital corridors, these 100 Queers have contributed to the "Good Life" in Minnesota.

  • Restaurants

    May 6, 1998

    The Alchemist

    Brian McElrath's Zinfandel-Balsamic Vinegar Truffle is so potent and rich it seems almost meaty.

  • News

    March 12, 1997

    Behind Closed Doors

    Garbage houses made the news briefly nine years ago when police discovered the notorious Eggert house in St. Paul. But the truth is that Twin Cities-area inspectors have been finding them for over 20 years. How do lives fall so completely--and so privatel