Hunger-Denying MN Senator Raising Cash off Backlash
Plus flood alert, Herkimer housing, and the 20th anniversary of the Iraq War in today's Flyover.
Friday Open Thread 2: The Open Threadening
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‘Grasshopper, Grasshopper, Go to Hell!’: Inside the MN-Hatched Holiday of St. Urho’s Day
The wacky holiday has resonated with Finnish-Americans for decades.
Freeloader Friday: 100 Free Things to Do This Weekend
One of our biggest mega-lists yet!
‘Clean Car’ Foes Sue to Protect Their Right to Pollute
Plus a legislator pivots to weed drinks, a historic barbershop closes, and more pothole chatter in today's Flyover.
Brother Justus Whiskey Co.’s Frustrated Union Wants to Pack the Place on St. Pat’s
As contract talks stall, union workers are throwing a "Pack the Bar" solidarity party Friday.
On the Big Screen This Week: Cowboys in Italy, Demons in Utero
Pretty much every movie you can see in Twin Cities theaters this week.
I Had the Best Muffin of My Life
The Heiruspecs bassist/Jazz 88.FM personality/Trivia Mafia co-owner shares an elite pistachio muffin recommendation.
The Strib Claims Tacos Are Sandwiches
Plus proposed transit security firm's dark record, a theater company calls off its season, and motel signs for sale in today's Flyover.
Why Is the Walz Administration Putting the BWCA and Lake Superior at Risk?
An open letter from former Gov. Arne Carlson on the environmental risks of doing business with Swiss mining giant Glencore.