In recent weeks, Vikings punter Chris Kluwe toned himself down and had been blogging for the Pioneer Press, but that relationship abruptly came to an end Saturday when the Twin Cities' right-leaning daily published a Vote Yes editorial.SEE ALSO: Vikings considering replacing Chris Kluwe as punter Th ... More >>
SEE ALSO: Tim Pawlenty: Obama is "All foam and no beer"Believe it or not, Stephen Colbert wants to see Tim Pawlenty as Mitt Romney's running mate, and following the advice of Fox News, he did what he could to make that happen. But as a result, we're no longer able to edit T-Paw's Wikipedia page.On l ... More >>
WikipediaThe Pillsbury A Mill today.Some people look at the Pillsbury A Mill building across the Mississippi from downtown Minneapolis and see a run-down heap of brick and stone. Developers look at it and see a cash cow. But the National Register of Historic Places looks at it sees one of Ameri ... More >>
André Karwath / WikipediaCuckoo for cacaoSerious chocoholics take note: Here's a great way to upgrade your addiction from a simple vice to a valuable skill. In conjunction with the Minnesota History Center's big exhibit on chocolate (running through January), the center is joining with Gast ... More >>
Photo: WikipediaMay I have this rash?It appears that members of the University of Minnesota Ballroom Dance Club have been dancing with the scars -- scabies scars, that is. A week's worth of ballroom classes were canceled at Bierman Field Athletic Building this week after one member received ... More >>
Photo via WikipediaNo need to panic over head lice?Here Up North, we like to send our kids home from school if they have head lice. Maybe douse 'em on a regular basis with some really nasty-smelling shampoo. Give 'me the old buzz cut if they're too shaggy. Spend family time in the evening aro ... More >>
Via WikipediaDeer ticks: Remember what they look likeToday's the last day of school for kids in Minneapolis this year. Time to get outside, take a dip in the lake, a walk in the woods, and -- oh, yeah -- worry about Lyme disease. According to the Minnesota Lyme Action Support Group, our stat ... More >>
photo: US Dept. of AgricultureYou can learn a lot from Wikipedia. Take the site's page on Ramsey, Minnesota: did you know that the city has an area of 29.7 square miles and a population of more than 27,000 people? No?Well maybe you were aware of this?The current mayor of Ramsey rapes pigs, ea ... More >>
Her body was seen passing through the river's spillways and falls before a DNR officer was able to intercept.
Sometimes, a bro just needs to hunt down another bro. Today is one of those times.
Doomtree freestyles for B96, AFI kicks off tour at Epic, Lookbook drops new material at release show & new music from BK-One.
An update on Lookbook's new release, P.O.S. sets dates with Eyedea and Abilities & Moby performs in The Current's studio.
The Fiery Furnaces announce TC date, Mason Jennings plays for Rolling Stone & Bob Dylan shows his art.
News on Har Mar Superstar's new album, Now, Now Every Children heading back to Europe & Red Pens play the Fetus.
New music from M.anifest and Brother Ali, No Bird Sing interviewed & audio from Chris Koza State Fair performance.
The Uptown Bar and Myth begin to crumble, Bob Dylan's Christmas record, Dirty Projectors to play the Cedar & next week's best new releases.
Update on Dylan's Christmas album, free Banner Pilot & Prince wants to work for Obama?
Sufjan Stevens announces TC date, One For The Team release new video & Silversun Pickups hit the Current studios.
Yo La Tengo & Noisettes schedule TC dates, Sonic Youth hits the Current and First Ave. & Jeff Hanson.
Dan Auerbach, the Mountain Goats and Final Fantasy announce TC dates & P.O.S. releases new video.
Solid Gold interviewed, the Current hosts the Hoot & local show recaps.
Pet Shop Boys announce State Theatre show & "Purple Rain" turns 25
Jeff Hanson passes, Gaslight Anthem announce TC date, the Pretenders pull out of MN Zoo show & next week's best new releases.
M.anifest previews new project, Gaslight Anthem to play Epic in October & recent show reviews.
The Hood Internet mashes Solid Gold, Patrick Wolf to play the Fine Line & Dylan wants to play with McCartney.
Reznor disses Prince, new music from DJ Gigamesh, summer festival listings & NOMO hit the Current studios.
No Age interviews Bob Mould, Western Fifth guitarist quits & new St. Paul Slim.
Nobot scores for short film, new Gospel Gossip, PB&J play the Current & Lucy Michelle interviewed.
Phoenix to play the Varsity, Pitchfork reviews Bob Mould, Bob Dylan rips the Stones & Brother Ali heads East.
His Mischief release new music video, Man Man and Gogol Bodello to share Cabooze date & "Dylan Fest" Announced
New Bob Mould track released, Prince's drops new albums online (sort of) & the Evening Rig interviewed
Grizzly Bear to play Cedar Cultural Center, Brad Senne releases video, P.O.S. explains "Optimist" & SXSW news
Blitzen Trapper FAIL, Element closes, Atmosphere announce tour & news on next week's new releases
Noah and the Whale to play the Entry, new "Making Music" shows announced & a pair of local music videos released
School of Seven Bells play the Current, Ouija Radio's Christy Hunt on Letterman & more MN acts announced for SXSW
New Brother Ali, Baby Guts and Gospel Gossip in the news and next week's new releases including Lily Allen & Dan Auerbach
Flight of the Conchords to play Northrop, Messersmith on NPR & stream P.O.S.'s "Never Better"