Governor Dayton characterized the news that Medronic is buying Ireland-based Covidien for $42.9 billion and moving its headquarters to Dublin as "tremendous for Minnesota," citing company executives' promise that no local jobs would be lost due to the transaction. (Read the backstory here.)But Carlt ... More >>
Steve McQueen directs, Michael Fassbender stars
Danimal is an artist in every sense
The funny, sad, refreshing 'Definitely, Maybe' has the courage to admit that love doesn't come without disappointment
On the same day the Strib announced it was pushing 145 employees out the door, including 50 from its newsroom, the daily also provided a glimpse how its newsgathering operation would compensate: by borrowing reporting from City Pages.
The laughter goes back in the can on NBC's 'Earl' and 'The Office'
Al Gore's Current TV takes an earnest poke at news and culture
A foodie's guide to last-minute gifts to make your chowhound smile
Twin Cities teachers talk about how their schools and classrooms have changed
Wildly uncommercial titles meet millionaire backers in Minnesota’s most unlikely press
Local labels are redefining the way to make music
Divining the future of a city one mural at a time
A meeting with director Todd Haynes reflects the funhouse fantasies of Velvet Goldmine
William Finnegan's Cold New World maps the topography of dispossession
Ousia breaks up. Ana Voog leaves her bedroom. The mother ship of knob-twaddling electronic music descends for a local showcase.
An outsider's diary from Le Festival, where world cinema meets Planet Hollywood
How a Minneapolis consulting trio discovered the "iconogasm," and other tales from the trendspotting business.
There is a certain poetic justice in seeing the president who made Family Values the central theme of his re-election brought low by his own reckless philandering.
We list the best of the best of 1997.
Them Against "They": Aaron Eckhart and Matt Malloy in Neil LaBute's In the Company of Men.
You'll know them by the glittering pom-pom tipped wands that bulge from their pockets.
Notes on the 1968 and 1996 conventions