Wayne’s World Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary
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Anyone old enough to remember the movie Wayne's World in high school or college is about to feel really old.

The…

Wayne’s World Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary
Furry Friends, Forever Homes
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This week we are highlighting two cats that just recently arrived here from Mexico.
Meet Colita and Mama!

They are both stray…

Furry Friends, Forever Homes
Minnesota State Capitol Reopens
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After a $310 million restoration project lasting more than three years, the Minnesota State Capitol will reopen to the public…

Minnesota State Capitol Reopens
Minneapolis to Me – Jordan Swiler
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Minneapolis to Me (MtM) is a segment where we feature someone with a connection to Minneapolis. Our goal with this is you to introduce…

Minneapolis to Me – Jordan Swiler
The Changing Landscape of the Twin Cities
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It's no secret that the Twin Cities is a growing metropolis, with new construction popping up all over Minneapolis and…

The Changing Landscape of the Twin Cities
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Let’s Go Fly a Kite…?

The 16th annual Lake Harriet Kite festival is planned for Saturday, January 28, 2017. Now, the question is, will Mother Nature cooperate? Typically, by the time the end of January rolls around, which is usually when the Kite Festival is scheduled, we have endured more than our fair share of cold, or bitter cold weather. […]

Wayne’s World Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

Wayne’s World Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

Anyone old enough to remember the movie Wayne’s World in high school or college is about to feel really old. The iconic comedy classic is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a most-excellent two-night, theatrical event on February 7 and 8, 2017 at select theaters nationwide, including several in the Twin Cities. Originally released on February 14, 1992, […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week we are highlighting two cats that just recently arrived here from Mexico. Meet Colita and Mama! They are both stray cats who were living on the streets in Mexico, but thanks to a grant from Pause 4 Paws, they were able to escape that situation and come to foster homes in Minnesota. Now, […]

The Making of an Event Poster

The Making of an Event Poster

Ever wonder what goes into the making of an event poster? Minneapolis-based design and branding firm, Duffy, recently released their design for the 2017 City of Lakes Loppet Ski Festival poster. Each year, custom merchandise is designed to support the Loppet Foundation and its annual event. For 2017, the poster celebrates diversity, unity, uniqueness, beauty and nature through the depiction […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Are you ready to meet a great Great Dane? This is Smith! Smith is about four-years-old and was recently surrendered to the Great Dane Rescue of MN & WI. It was a very difficult decision for his family to make. Smith spent the first several years of his life with his family in a rural […]

Furry Friends, Forever Friends

Furry Friends, Forever Friends

This week, we introduce you to a beautiful, sweet collie named Ginger Bear. Ginger Bear is seven-years-old and lived her first five years in the country in North Carolina. Two years ago, she moved with her family to a city in Wisconsin and something happened: she began to suffer from a strange skin condition and […]

Minnesota State Capitol Reopens

Minnesota State Capitol Reopens

After a $310 million restoration project lasting more than three years, the Minnesota State Capitol will reopen to the public on January 3, 2017, and you are invited to check it out and take a tour. Guided tours run from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Monday through Saturday, and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on Sunday. Tour […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

On this, our last Furry Friends, Forever Homes of 2016, we introduce you to two adorable and loving dogs who would love nothing more than to find a forever family in early 2017. Meet George and Roxy! First, let’s talk about George. He is a five- to six-month-old lab mix puppy and he weighs just under […]

The World’s Largest Ski & Snowboard Lesson

The World’s Largest Ski & Snowboard Lesson

Want to learn how to ski or snowboard? How about doing so while trying to break a world record? Mark your calendar of Friday, January 6, 2017 for a ski or snowboard lesson and participate in a world-wide attempt to get into the Guinness Book of World Records at the same time. Apparently last winter, nearly […]

8 Ways to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

8 Ways to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Your Christmas tree has served you well during the Holiday season, but it’s time to take down the tree. What do you do with it? If you have an artificial tree, you fold it up and put it in a storage bag or box until next year. If you have a real tree, it can […]