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  • Chef Shack Ranch: The tour
    After opening a location in Bay City, Wisconsin in late 2012, Carrie Summer and Lisa Carlson of Chef Shack, the powerhouse producers of Indian-spiced mini donuts, creamy vegan almond-based curry, and beef cheek hangover hash, are now serving up succulent Southern-inspired barbecue in Seward at...
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  • Reid Speed and Sandra Collins at First Avenue, 1/4/14
    First Avenue was host for the Queens of Dancefloor Destruction on Saturday night. Nearly 20 DJs showed off their skills as the doors opened and hula hoopers and party-rockers filed in for insane bass, Ludacris mixes, and ALL of the glowsticks. By the time headliners Reid Speed and Sandra...
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  • K. Raydio and Psymun at 7th St Entry, 1/4/14
    Soulful Minneapolis songstress K. Raydio and producer Psymun celebrated the release of their new album, LucidDreamingSkylines, with a packed house at 7th St Entry on Saturday night, warming up a welcoming audience before the historic Minnesota chill. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on January 4, 2014
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  • Cedar Avenue Fire: The Aftermath
    Aftermath of explosion and sub-zero firefight at 516 Cedar Avenue South in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis. PHOTOS BY STEVEN COHEN on January 2, 2014
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  • Ladies in lettuce bikinis brave subzero temps for PETA
    PETA staff and volunteers handed out vegan hot chocolate and information about animal-friendly lifestyles in downtown Minneapolis. The women wore nothing but lettuce leaf bikinis and warm boots, and passersby were surprised and amused at the self-proclaimed "Sexy Lettuce Ladies" of PETA outside...
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  • New Year's Eve 2013 Photobooth at Muse: A Masked Affair
    A Masked Affair at Muse Event Center was a sold-out frenzy of New Year's Eve partiers. The brave citizens of Minnesota celebrated the New Year in style despite the sub-zero temperatures outside. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on December 31, 2013
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  • Transmission in Berlin at Hell's Kitchen, 12/31/13
    New Year's Eve at Hell's Kitchen in Downtown Minneapolis featured DJ Shannon Blowtorch and DJ Jake Rudh hitting a capacity crowd with a mix of New Wave, Synth, Electro, Nu Disco, Indie, Underground and other great tracks. The show, called Transmission in Berlin, combined Jake's "Transmission"...
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  • Artists' Quarter New Year's Eve Celebration, 12/31/13
    The legendary Artists' Quarter in St. Paul celebrated their last night. PHOTOS BY STEVEN COHEN on December 31, 2013
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  • Dawes at the Varsity, 12/31/13
    Dawes helped Minneapolis ring in the new year with a little bit of rock and roll. Field Report opened the show. PHOTOS BY MARK N. KARTARIK on December 31, 2013.
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  • Sociable Cider Werks: The Tour
    Ever since Jim Watkins and co-owner Wade Thompson flung wide the taproom doors at Sociable Cider Werks' cider house, a first-of-its-kind operation in the Twin Cities, they've been turning out dry, crisp hard ciders made from locally sourced apples and brewed with malts, hops, and other grains...
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  • Run Westy Run at First Avenue, 12/27/13
    Run Westy Run returned to First Avenue on Friday night. PHOTOS BY STEVEN COHEN on December 27, 2013
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  • Lizzo at the Triple Rock, 12/28/13
    Minneapolis rapper Lizzo and Doomtree producer Lazerbeak brought a party to the Triple Rock on Saturday night, getting a sold-out crowd moving with hits from the recently-released Lizzobangers album along with their friends from GRRRL PRTY, P.O.S., Har Mar Superstar, and Plain Ole Bill. PHOTOS...
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