P.J. Fleck in his office

Photograph by Micah Kvidt

Meet P.J. Fleck, the brash young coach promising he’ll row Golden Gopher football back to national prominence. more

Jul 20, 2017 2:31 PM Arts & Culture

Violinist Gaelynn Lea

Photo by Shelly Swanger

Meet Gaelynn Lea, a fiddle teacher from Duluth turned world-touring violinist. more

Jul 17, 2017 10:23 AM Arts & Culture

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

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We made a sweet playlist charting the Grammy-winning songwriter's long, varied career. more

Jun 28, 2017 5:22 PM Arts & Culture

Bon Iver collage

Illustration by James Taylor

To bring this tale to life, Steve Marsh took multiple car rides between the two cities, joined by the elusive musician and his crew of old friends and collaborators. more

Jun 15, 2017 9:41 AM Arts & Culture

Julia Brennan

Photo courtesy of Harper Smith

Julia Brennan may be singing her hit, “Inner Demons,” around the country, but she’s coming back to her home state as part of Basilica Block Party. more

Jun 13, 2017 12:00 AM The Morning After

Robert Patterson at Bunny's in Northeast

Photograph by Caitlin Abrams

Back in the day, black Minneapolis had its own food truck that drove chicken wings to legendary clubs like the Nacirema and Fox Trap. Now Robert Patterson is trying to bring back the legacy, one wing at a time. more

May 30, 2017 10:20 AM General Interest 5 Comments

MyTalk's Lori and Julia

Photography by Caitlin Abrams

Chatting about gossip, Trump, and fake nipples with MyTalk107’s Lori and Julia on the occasion of 15 years on the air. more

May 30, 2017 9:18 AM General Interest 1 Comments

Brownbody_Quiet As It's Kept

Photo by Jon Dahlin

The artistic director of Brownbody talks about art’s message, skating, and Urban Bush Women before CoMotion hits the ice. more

May 30, 2017 7:12 AM The Morning After

Senator Al Franken

Photograph by Mark Peterson/Redux

We sit down with Senator Al Franken to talk about lies, disillusioned voters, and when he decided to be funny again. more

May 19, 2017 10:50 AM General Interest

Sylvia Burgos Toftness

Photographs by David Toftness

A quick chat with Sylvia Burgos Toftness about her midlife move to farming and the organic charge she leads. more

May 9, 2017 11:28 AM Arts & Culture

Amy Thielen

Photograph by Matt Taylor-Gross

The homecoming queen shares her story in her new memoir, that doubles as a love letter to small-town Minnesota. more

Apr 27, 2017 1:06 PM Arts & Culture

Sarah Chalke and Matthew Morrison in After the Reality

Photo courtesy of David Anderson

Minnesota-born director David Anderson’s first feature film is a tribute to his late father and a love letter to his home state. more

Apr 24, 2017 1:07 PM The Morning After

Hari Kondabolu_Yoon Kim

Photo by Yoon Kim

Hari Kondabolu rolls up to The Cedar on April 26 with a national following and an unfaltering point of view. more

Apr 14, 2017 12:20 PM The Morning After


Photo courtesy of the Cedar Cultural Center

Artistic expression fosters intercultural understanding at the Cedar Cultural Center. more

Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM The Morning After

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Comedian Dudley Riggs

Photograph by Ackerman + Gruber

We catch up with the Twin Cities comedy pioneer to chat about growing up in a circus family, why the term “improv” is for the birds, and how the time for satire is now. more

Mar 29, 2017 12:44 PM Arts & Culture

The Death and Life of Billy The Kid_Open Eye Figure Theatre

Photo by Dexter Ellis

Toy Theatre After Dark is two weeks of no-rules puppetry. more

Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM The Morning After

Richard W. Painter

Photograph by Caitlin Abrams

Richard W. Painter is a dog-walking Republican soccer dad from Mendota Heights who just might make President Trump play by the rules. more

Mar 27, 2017 3:18 PM General Interest

Jason Noer at the Cowles Center

Photo by Alice Gebura

Jason Noer, a break dancer known as B-Boy J-Sun, presents the University of Minnesota’s first master’s thesis to use dance to talk about hip hop. more

Mar 6, 2017 12:00 AM The Morning After

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