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Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week, we introduce you to a cool cat named Hot Sauce! Hot Sauce is currently being fostered by a nice family that she picked out herself. Last summer, she just showed up in her foster home’s back yard. Of course, at the time, the family didn’t realize they’d be fostering her, but no one claimed […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week, we are doing something a bit different. Rather than profile one or two animals looking for a forever home, we are featuring a special initiative that our friends at Pause 4 Paws are spearheading. Since 2011, Pause 4 Paws has raised money for a number of local rescue organizations. Now, however, their reach is […]

The Bacon and Beer Classic Returns to Minneapolis

The Bacon and Beer Classic Returns to Minneapolis

Bacon and beer lovers rejoice! After drawing sold-out crowds across the country, the Bacon and Beer Classic is coming to the Nicollet Island Pavilion on Saturday, April 15, 2017 for the ultimate food and drink experience. A festival unlike any other, the Classic will feature mouth-watering bacon dishes, unlimited bacon strips, and over 50 craft beers […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Are you ready to meet a sweet older pup? This is George! George is a beautiful Labrador Retriever mix who’s about eight months old. He is currently in foster care with MN PAWS, and is very much looking forward to his forever family finding him. A few things to know about George: he is super shy […]

The Theater of Public Policy

The Theater of Public Policy Spring Season

In a world of “fake news” and “alternative facts” who can you trust to make sense of the major issues and debates? The improv comedy team at The Theater of Public Policy, of course! This spring, The Theater of Public Policy will host two candidates for governor, talk with Minneapolis’s chief of police, examine business […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week, we introduce you to Willy, a 10-year-old Jack Russell Terrier who is currently in foster care through B.A.R.K. Sadly, he was left unclaimed at a local impound for over a month. When B.A.R.K. got him, he was dirty and desperate for attention, but now he is cleaned up and ready for a new home. […]

Who Wants to See Martina McBride for Free?

Who Wants to See Martina McBride for Free?

Listen up! Martina McBride is coming to town with her Love Unleashed tour, on Thursday, February 16. She’ll be performing at the State Theatre in Minneapolis and you can win a pair of tickets to the show! McBride is partnering with CMT for the 3rd Annual “Next Women of Country” tour and will be joined […]

What to Do on Valentine’s Day 2017

What to Do on Valentine’s Day 2017

Whether you like it or not, Valentine’s Day 2017 is fast approaching. If you are wondering what to do, we have some ideas. From an anti-Valentine’s Day celebration to pizza for two, check out some options below.     Radisson RED Minneapolis, 609 3rd St. S., Minneapolis Radisson RED is hosting an anti-Valentine’s celebration, which includes: […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week, we are highlighting three cats that were recently brought to Minnesota from Mexico with the help of Pause 4 Paws. They are working to save the cats of Cuale Island in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Cuale Island is an eight-block area that has, sadly, become a dumping ground for unwanted cats. Pause 4 Paws has partnered […]

Ever Try Chairlift Speed Dating?

Ever Try Chairlift Speed Dating?

Attention all singes: have you ever tried chairlift speed dating? If not, now is your chance! A generation of Minnesotans grew up on visits to ski hills all around the area, so doesn’t it make sense that a love match made on the slopes might lead to the creation of the next generation of Minnesota skiers? If you […]