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Hiawatha Tent Encampment

Photos by Dan Huiting

Last Fall, 200 homeless people had set up camp on a strip of land right along Franklin Avenue. Steve Marsh, Andrew Broder, and Reuben Crowfeather talked to dozens of them to get their stories. Read more

Arts & Culture

In a close game, Virginia inched out Texas Tech to win its first NCAA basketball championship. Read more

Arts & Culture

Terry Gilliam directing Adam Driver

Courtesy of Screen Media

The Minnesota-born co-director of Monty Python and the Holy Grail talks about his Medicine Lake roots and his new film 30 years in the making, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. Read more

Arts & Culture

The strangely alienating experience of watching the semifinal round of the Final Four from the media seats at U.S. Bank Stadium. Read more

Arts & Culture

Ice Polo

Photos courtesy of Minnesota Historical Society

This month marked the 75th edition of the Boys’ State High School Hockey Tournament, but hockey started flowing into Minnesota since the 19th century. Read more

Arts & Culture

Eddie Nandenberger and Kate Nordstrum

Photograph by Eliesa Johnson

Kate Nordstrum and Eddie Landenberger met at the University of Minnesota. Now she's the founder of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra's Liquid Music series, and he's renovated the Parkway Theater. Read more

Arts & Culture

Marlon James in Minneapolis

Photograph by Victoria Campbell

With Black Leopard Red Wolf, the first book in a massive trilogy, the newly famous novelist wants to take the genre (and his career) to unseen territory. Read more

Arts & Culture

Hiawatha Tent Encampment

Photos by Dan Huiting

Last Fall, 200 homeless people had set up camp on a strip of land right along Franklin Avenue. Steve Marsh, Andrew Broder, and Reuben Crowfeather talked to dozens of them to get their stories. Read more

Arts & Culture

Sophia Eris

Photographs by Graham Gardner

Sophia Eris is the music-biz equivalent of a three-sport athlete. Is this the year she makes the all-pro team? Read more

Arts & Culture

John Moe and Jeff Tweedy

Photo by Nate Ryan

The podcaster of 'Hilarious World of Depression' shares stories about mental health, gleaned from actors, musicians, and comedians. Read more

Arts & Culture

Illustration collage of Minnesota wrestlers

Illustrations by Michael Byers

For a time, the best wrestling talent in the world came from Minnesota. We look back at the wins, the losses, and how it helped invent a barker/heel named Donald J. Trump. Read more

Arts & Culture

Climber and filmmaker Jimmy Chan filming his new film, 'Free Solo'

Photo by Jimmy Chin

Jimmy Chin’s new documentary follows an astonishing un-roped climb in Yosemite. His own journey, from a childhood in Mankato, has taken him to awesome heights. Read more

Arts & Culture

Irene Hixon Whitney Bridge

Photo by Gian Lorenzo Ferretti

Local sculptor Siah Armajani’s philosophically erudite, politically furious work gets the retrospective it deserves at the Walker. Read more

Arts & Culture

Steve Marsh and his fiancée Maggie needed an excuse to drive 250 miles for a piece of carrot cake. So they made one up. Read more

Travel & Visitors

Bauhaus Brew Labs patio

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Real Groom Steve and his fiancée Maggie found the perfect reception location for their Labor Day wedding. Read more

Real Brides

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? Read 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. Read more

General Interest

Bartender Marco Zappia at Martina

Photos by John Haynes

With Marco Zappia mixing drinks, Martina has become the hottest cocktail spot in town. But his ambition—laid out in “Marco’s Manifesto”—is to smash the tyranny of branded drinks, and explore the far reaches of what a cocktail can be. Read more

Eat & Drink

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. Read more

Arts & Culture

Bloodstone Cocktail from Marco Zappia

Photo by John Haynes

The star bartender from Martina created 'The Bloodstone'—a beet-infused take on a negroni—inspired by his interview in our June issue. Read more

Eat & Drink

Dog Park illustrations

Illustrations by Remie Geoffroi

Enough dog parks exist in the metro now that many dog owners can stick to their “local.” But an afternoon away game at the dog park can be an investigation into how the other half lives. Read more

General Interest