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Dan Schlissel

Photograph by Matthew Hintz

With his Minneapolis label Stand Up!, Dan Schlissel has recorded dozens of the comedy scene’s sharpest talents. But growing up speaking Hebrew in Kearney, Nebraska? Not a barrel of laughs. more

Arts & Culture

Here’s a philosophical question: Did you go cruising on Lake Minnetonka if the Tonka Paparazzi didn’t take a picture of you cruising on Lake Minnetonka? more

General Interest

The private concert scene on Lake Minnetonka is a story of luxury boxes and bleachers. Except the grandees actually stand on the lawn and the groundlings occupy the water. more

General Interest

A little fan finds a way to be brave with the help of YouTube star and wilderness expert Coyote Peterson. more

The Morning After

Phillip Brunelle directing choir

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Philip Brunelle has been the song leader of the Twin Cities for 50 years. But how he got there? It wasn’t all a joyful song. more

Arts & Culture

Eighties film icon Lea Thompson talks about directing her daughters in 'The Year of Spectacular Men,' not kissing her son in 'Back to the Future,' and growing up with a Minnesotan mother who sang and created art through her nineties. more

Arts & Culture

The Internet cheered on this skyscraper-scaling raccoon all day, and the world rejoiced when it safely made it to the top. more

General Interest

Devean George

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

Devean George has turned an improbable career in pro basketball into another unlikely calling: building affordable housing in North Minneapolis. more

Arts & Culture

Becca Kufrin

Photo courtesy of ABC.

Prior Lake native Becca Kufrin does the damn thing on ABC's 'The Bachelorette' starting May 28. more

Arts & Culture

Dog-Friendly Guide to the Twin Cities

Photo by Ackerman + Gruber

In our newly pet-crazy culture, you can experience every one of your favorite activities right here in town with your best friend—your dog. more

General Interest

Dr. Susan Miller of Mission Animal Hospital in Eden Prairie

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

Dr. Susan Miller is trying to take the bite out of unaffordable pet care. more

General Interest

Alternative Pet Care Illustration

Illustration by Randall Nelson

Unconventional treatments like acupuncture and chiropractic have jumped species to the veterinarian’s office. What’s behind the growth of alt-pet care? more

General Interest

You think being a celebrity hound means sleeping all day and getting a bone any time you want it? Let me tell you about it . . . more

General Interest

Byzantine chapel

Photos courtesy of Lakewood Cemetery/Tom Henry

Unearthing the secrets of Lakewood Cemetery—one of the most famous cemeteries in Minnesota. more

Arts & Culture

Meet five of the smart, energized, and engaged millennials poised to drive Minnesota politics into the future. more

Arts & Culture

Mayor Jacob Frey and Stephanie March

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

The new mayor of Minneapolis talks about the $15 minimum wage, expanding Eat Street, and the herb that goes best with Jamaican food. more

Eat & Drink

Author Sally Franson

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

Say hello to the Minneapolis littérateur (with a fancy degree to prove it), and her possibly bestselling debut novel. more

Arts & Culture

U.S. Men's Curling team

Photo courtesy of Fan HQ

What do the Minnesota native Olympic gold medalists do between visits to the White House, TV appearances, and autograph signings? Laundry. more

Arts & Culture

Today’s events live on for years thanks to social media, which means every detail matters. From the dessert bar to the venue, local experts indulge us with tips for a party you and your guests want to share with the world and never forget. more

Arts & Culture

  • Vitreo Retinal Surgery

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    Vitreo Retinal Surgery

    Closeup of woman eye with visual effects, isolated on white background. Horizontal, wide