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Em Cassel

Em Cassel (she/they) is a cyclist, a metalcore apologist, and a co-owner and editor of Racket.

Treehouse Records Will Finally Come Back to Life as Lucky Cat Records

Plus graupel facts, numerical Twins woes, and 4/20 happenings in today's Flyover news roundup.

April 19, 2024

Barnard College Demonstrates Commitment to Free Expression by Suspending Isra Hirsi for Protesting

Plus school district drama, another union Starbucks, and Lake Chipotle 2.0 in today's Flyover news roundup.

Best Budget Bites: $7.50 ‘Mini’ Tacos Dorados From Mi Mexico Querido

It's more of a maxi portion—not that we're complaining.

April 15, 2024

A Neighborhood Bar in Linden Hills? Picnic Pulls it Off.

Inside the cozy hangout spot that's zhuzhed up the old Clancey's Meat & Fish.

April 11, 2024

No Restaurant in the Twin Cities Does Merch Like Modern Times

The Chicago Avenue cafe is slingin' a lot more than donuts and eggs these days.

April 10, 2024

No Uptown Art Fair This Year, But! There’s a Brand-New Art Fair at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Plus rideshare lessons from Texas, the relationship between cremation and mercury emissions, and a Native vinyl collection in today's Flyover news roundup.

April 9, 2024

‘The Open Streets MPLS You Know and Love Isn’t Happening This Year’

Plus workers want to sit at the Walker, grocery shopping: still expensive!, and wealth disparities are growing in today's Flyover news roundup.

April 4, 2024

5 Things to Know About TokiDoki Burger, MN’s First Japanese-Inspired Burger Joint

The folks behind Ramen Kazama are serving up American cheeseburgers by way of Japan.

April 3, 2024

‘You Become a Bit of a Story Keeper’: 1 Month of A Bar of Their Own

There was a line around the block on opening day, and there haven’t been many slow nights since.

April 2, 2024