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Brian Yazzie Stands Up for Native American Recipes

On social channels like Twitter and YouTube, the St. Paul chef celebrates Indigenous cuisine and calls out cultural appropriation

Lemon Blueberry Sheet Cake Recipe

This easy-to-make lemon sheet cake studded with blueberries and topped with a cloud of cream cheese frosting is sure to delight
Maria Bamford's speech is worth for anyone struggling with the pandemic

Watch: Maria Bamford Is Your 2020 Commencement Speaker

The Duluth-raised comedian's vulnerable, bizarre address to graduates fits 2020 perfectly

Local Artist Paints Smiles Around the Community

From face painting and window painting to advocating for St. Jude, Lynda Tysver brings smiles to those around her

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Woman ties ribbon to Lakewood Cemetery's Living Memory Tree

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Why This Man Goes Barefoot on His Annual BWCA Trips

St. Cloud native Mark Zimmer goes shoeless during months-long BWCA visits to up his game and honor his family
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A Guide to Minnesota’s Bluff Country

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driving through Minnesota on an empty road

Why I Enjoy Driving Now More Than Ever

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Arts

Local Artist Paints Smiles Around the Community

From face painting and window painting to advocating for St. Jude, Lynda Tysver brings smiles to those around her
Whiskey Inferno is doing a BBQ Drive-Thru for a Difference

Weekend Best Bets: May 21-24

This weekend: Whiskey Inferno's barbecue drive-thru, Theater Mu's variety show, a bike tour of Minneapolis' top parking lots, and more
"All Is Calm" by Theater Latte Da. Photo by Dan Norman.

Next Up Is Theater Latte Da’s Next Chapter

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A preview photo of "The Spy," the opening film of the 2020 Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival.

Around the World in 50 Films with MSPIFF

Clear your Netflix schedule: The virtual Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival takes place May 15-23

Food

Brian Yazzie Stands Up for Native American Recipes

On social channels like Twitter and YouTube, the St. Paul chef celebrates Indigenous cuisine and calls out cultural appropriation

Lemon Blueberry Sheet Cake Recipe

This easy-to-make lemon sheet cake studded with blueberries and topped with a cloud of cream cheese frosting is sure to delight

Curbside Takeout: Mucci’s Trattoria in Minneapolis and St. Paul

Jason’s verdict: Italian food is perfect for takeout

Curbside Takeout: Heather’s Restaurant in Minneapolis

Jason reviews takeout from Heather’s, where the focus is on local farms and a big menu

Culture

Brian Yazzie Stands Up for Native American Recipes

On social channels like Twitter and YouTube, the St. Paul chef celebrates Indigenous cuisine and calls out cultural appropriation
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After Health Scare, Former Target Exec Launches FRISKA

10 gut health dietary supplements combine probiotics and enzymes to boost immunity, sleep, and wellness
Walker Art Center's virtual maker's mart

Style + Shopping May 19-June || Shops Begin to Open

While some of our favorite boutiques are opening again, virtual events and curbside pickup aren’t going away anytime soon
Boundary Waters Canoe Area. Josh Hild/Unsplash

Why This Man Goes Barefoot on His Annual BWCA Trips

St. Cloud native Mark Zimmer goes shoeless during months-long BWCA visits to up his game and honor his family

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