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Who Goes to Journalism School in 2024?

Paying thousands of tuition dollars with hopes of entering a collapsing industry? We asked eight U of M students about taking the plunge, their fears, and what gives them faith in the future.

The Long, Floppy Life of ‘Dildo on the News,’ KSTP’s Pioneering Viral Video

Did the '90s TV news clip recently inspire a Coen brother? We asked!

February 27, 2024

‘I Don’t Get Off On It’: Meet Will Stancil, the MN Man Caught In a Perpetual Twitter Fight

Seemingly out of nowhere, Stancil has become a national political pundit on Twitter. We spent 1.5 hours trying to get to know him.

February 2, 2024

The 10 Most-Read Racket Stories of 2023

These articles attracted the most eyeballs in our second full year.

December 12, 2023

A Vampiric Hedge Fund Is Eating the Pioneer Press Alive

Alden Global Capital became involved with the PiPress 17 years ago. Minnesota's oldest newspaper has shrunk by over 80% since.

November 15, 2023

The Only Good Thing About Twitter Is the Star Tribune’s Book Room Video Series

Everyone loves a good mail day. With this series, you’re guaranteed at least one a week. 

October 6, 2023

What’s the State of Alternative Media in the Twin Cities?

We talked shop with newish digital outlets Bring Me the News, Minnesota Reformer, MinnPost, Sahan Journal, and Minneapolis Voices.