Jayne Haugen Olson


A 20-year veteran of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Jayne has played a leadership role in the strategy and creation of editorial content, editorial-driven events, and special supplements as a writer, editor, and now editor-in-chief. In 2015 Jayne was named Best Content Director by The Content Council, an international organization. 

Three of our editors hit up the Northwoods-modern shop to find goodies from around the globe. Read more

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In which we break down night two of Lizzo's triumphant shows at the Armory. Read more

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We are in full-on baseball mode in the land of the Minnesota Twins. Read more

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Jayne Haugen Olson

Photograph by Caitlin Abrams

From our October issue, our Editor in Chief reflects on increasing crime in the Twin Cities. Read more

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Billie Eilish

Photograph by Ben Houdijk via Shutterstock

I’ll be tuning in to SNL for the season premiere hosted by Woody Harrelson on Saturday. Will you? Read more

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Gary Clark Jr. was the icing, but Festival Field is the cake. Read more

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James Dayton

Photo by Kris Drake

Our editor in chief reflects on the death of James Dayton, who appears on the latest cover of Home & Design. Read more

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The best way to combat this never-ending winter? We've decided to #KickStartSpring by shopping some of our favorite local retailers this weekend and figuring out how to work spring into our wardrobes now! Join us, won't you? Read more

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Prince Night at Super Bowl Live

Photography courtesy of Super Bowl Host Committee

Five thousand people gathered in downtown Minneapolis last night, donning Sorels, parkas, long underwear-and plenty of purple-to dance, sing, and party like it's 1999. Read more

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Your home for health and fitness, local experts, and insider access to the latest events. Read more

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What if that epic story was based in the kitchens Twin Cities restaurants? Read more

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Bobby Z

Photo by Bill Phelps

Drummer Bobby Z opens up about his close relationship with Prince and the early battles they overcame together to create a band and keep the music alive. Read more

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Mpls.St.Paul Magazine 2004 Prince Cover

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

In this July 2004 story Prince, the "poet laureate of Pop Life", sounds off on record companies, music education, life in Minnesota, and more. Read more

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Photo by Steve Henke

Tips, wisdom, and insider advice to make the most of your redesign, especially when working with interior designers. Read more

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Jayne Haugen Olson and family in their home under rennovation

Photo by Steve Henke

Jayne Haugen Olson explains why she let a crew of designers take over her home for one very hectic spring. Read more

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Horst Rechelbacher in his home in 2011

Photo by Steve Henke

Upon Aveda founder Horst Rechelbacher's passing, Mpls/St.Paul Magazine reflects on his legacy in our cities. Read more

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To celebrate Mpls.St.Paul Magazine's 40th anniversary, we give you 40 lists that showcase the food, fashion, sports, news, and pop culture that shape this place we love (an love to make fun of). Read more

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The insider's guide to the restaurants and hotels of the moment in the Twin Cities' favorite urban weekend getaway: Chicago. Read more

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Stephanie Colgan

Beauty maverick Denny Kemp opens fabulous new salon in Northeast, featuring art by John Grider and stunning pieces from his personal collection - plus quality salon services, of course. Read more

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Mike Hendrickson

Jayne Haugen Olson chats about pink makeup and dewy spring beauty. Read more

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